July 2015

  • IMG_6323

    Friday 31st July 2015

    University of Dub Presents

    Roots Dance Generate

    King of Kings

    10:00 pm until 6:00 am | £13 in advance

    High quality roots reggae music this month with Channel One Soundsystem, Jah Tubbys World-system and Aba-Shanti-I Read more

  • August 2015

  • noturnal2

    Saturday 1st August 2015

    Nocturnal EDM

    11:00 pm until 5:00 am | £12 earlybird advance

    Featuring Amy Wyles DJ, DJ Phat, Jason 'Dj-nitro' Woodrow and Audio Society. Read more

  • aug2

    Monday 3rd August 2015

    Kilimanjaro Live presents


    plus Longfellow

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £16 in advance

    Following on from their triumphant Roundhouse show in December, Augustines return to our shores with a run of UK dates including a show at London’s Scala on 3rd August. Read more

  • Face Down Punk Rock Prom

    Friday 7th August 2015

    Scuzz presents

    Face Down

    London's Biggest Rock Club

    10:00 pm until 4:00 am | £7 advance

    London's biggest rock club. Live Music From Allusondrugs and Continents. Metal, hardcore and dubstep in the Balcony Bar plus this new this month Facedown brings you Karaoke. Read more

  • garagenation

    Saturday 8th August 2015

    Garage Nation

    headlined by Oxide & Neutrino

    10:00 pm until 6:00 am | £8 advance

    Garage Nation returns to Scala Kings Cross for their annual summer sell out event, headlined by Oxide & Neutrino! Read more

  • William Fitzsimmons

    Tuesday 11th August 2015

    DHP Presents

    William Fitzsimmons

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £15 in advance

    William Fitzsimmons is equal parts songwriter and psychotherapist, creating captivating music that uniquely melds depravity, honesty, and autobiography into a counter-intuitive seamless whole. Since 2005, Fitzsimmons… Read more

  • soca-frenzy

    Friday 14th August 2015

    Soca Frenzy Radio & PSV Radio Events Present

    Soca Frenzy

    11:00 pm until 5:00 am | From £10 advance or £25 VIP

    Soca Frenzy is one of the biggest, monthly UK soca fetes going from strength to strength every month. It provides a stage for both international and UK soca artists.… Read more

  • bestofbestcrop

    Saturday 15th August 2015

    Best of the Best UK

    The Massive Payback Party

    10:00 pm until 6:00 am | £15 earlybird advance / £20 advance

    3 Huge Events Across 3 Arena's! 1,200 ravers 20+ djs 10 hosts Read more

  • Vietcong

    Wednesday 19th August 2015

    Bird On The Wire Presents

    Viet Cong

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £11.50 in advance

    Viet Cong are comprised of a group of friends who have played together in various different bands over the last five years, including highly influential band Women. Read more

  • el-grande-salsa2

    Friday 21st August 2015

    Salsa Republic presents

    El Grande

    Salsa, Latin and Afro-Latin

    9:00 pm until 5:00 am | £10 on the door or £8 for students

    4 Rooms / Dance Shows / Classes in Salsa, Bachata & Kizomba Read more

  • urbandworld

    Saturday 22nd August 2015

    Urban World Summer Jam 2015

    10:00 pm until 6:00 am | From £9 advance

    The UK’s biggest collaboration of LGBT Urban and World club brands returns for Urban World Summer Jam. Read more

  • take jam

    Sunday 23rd August 2015

    Soca Mafia presents

    Take Jam London

    Feat Kerwin Dubois + Special Guest

    8:00 pm until 1:00 am | £25 advance

    With UK support from Triniboi Joocie Host Martin Jay DJs QT 2 Hype Soca Mafia DJ Tate Shaker HD DJ Stephen Read more

  • deafheaven-crop

    Monday 24th August 2015

    Old Empire & Tidal Concerts in association with Sargent House proudly present


    plus Marriages

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £18 in advance

    In support of their new album Sunbather (set for release 11th June, 2015), Deafhaven will play SCALA on 24th August, 2015. Read more

  • IMG_6323

    Friday 28th August 2015

    University of Dub Presents

    Roots Dance Festival

    Fort Augustus Dub

    10:00 pm until 6:00 am | £13 in advance

    High quality roots reggae music this month with Jah Youth Soundsystem, Kibir La Amlak Sound-system and Aba-Shanti-I Read more

  • welovesoul

    Saturday 29th August 2015

    We Love Soul

    plus Lillo Thomas (live)

    9:00 pm until 6:00 am | £15 advance

    Four arenas of music featuring: 90's RnB, 70's & 80's soul, funk, boogie, disco, soulful house classics, party anthems, and reggae plus an exclusive performance from Lillo Thomas. Read more

  • scalalatina

    Sunday 30th August 2015

    London Latin Collective presents

    Scalalatina Carnival Continued Bank Holiday Allnighter

    9:30 pm until 6:00 am | £12 in advance for entry from 9.30pm

    Classes in Salsa Max, Viva Cuba, Zouk Central & Bachata Rosa followed by club dancing in four rooms of dance and featuring several showcases. Read more

  • fadedcropped

    Monday 31st August 2015

    Faded Carnival After Party

    10:00 pm until 5:00 am | Super Early Bird £10 / VIP + QJump £25

    Our legendary Notting Hill Carnival After Party is back and this year it is ticket only, absolutely no tickets will be available on the door. Read more

  • September 2015

  • No Brain1

    Friday 11th September 2015

    K-Music 2015 presents

    No Brain

    plus support

    7:00 pm until 10:00 pm | £10 in advance

    Seoul's finest, No Brain, have built a huge following, playing over three thousand gigs across Korea in the last 15 years. Read more

  • Girlpool Scala poster

    Tuesday 15th September 2015

    Rockfeedback Concerts presents


    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £10 advance

    Born and raised in Los Angeles, Girlpool is a Philadelphia based two piece made up of Cleo Tucker(Guitar) and Harmony Tividad (Bass). Their sound is raw, comprised only of a guitar, bass and vocal harmonies. Cleo and Harmony use this stripped-down instrumentation to accentuate their vulnerable and powerful lyrics. Read more

  • kill it crop

    Wednesday 16th September 2015

    Kilimanjaro present

    Kill It Kid

    Plus Graveltones + Gallery Circus

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £12 advance

    Signed just 12 weeks from inception following a John Parish (PJ Harvey) produced EP; Kill It Kid hit Ryan Hadlock’s (The Gossip, Johnny Flynn) Seattle studio… Read more

  • Nerina Image

    Thursday 17th September 2015

    Live Nation Presents

    Nerina Pallot

    plus special guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £22.50 in advance

    Songstress Nerina Pallott will perform at Scala on 17th September 2015 in support of her latest work. Read more

  • colour-square-blue

    Saturday 19th September 2015

    Epic London

    London's Super Party

    10:00 pm until 6:00 am | From £15 advance

    35 artists across 3 arenas Read more

  • venom inc. 2015 photograph 1

    Monday 21st September 2015

    Old Empire & Tidal Concerts proudly present

    Venom Inc.

    plus very special guests Vader, Divine Chaos, and Witches

    6:00 pm until 11:00 pm | £25 advance

    featuring Mantas, Abaddon and Demolition Man performing an all old-school Venom set from their Classic albums: Welcome To Hell, Black Metal, At War With Satan, Possessed, Calm Before The Storm and Prime Evil! Read more

  • JG005

    Tuesday 22nd September 2015

    Dictionary Pudding + Fortuna POP! present

    Joanna Gruesome

    Plus King of Cats

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £11 in advance

    Joanna Gruesome play their biggest headline show to date in advance of the releaase of their new album Peanut Butter! Read more

  • torres-ws-710-385

    Wednesday 23rd September 2015

    DHP Presents


    plus Du Blonde and Harkin

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £12.50 in advance

    TORRES knows the darkness. The Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter otherwise known as Mackenzie Scott waits until anything—an idea, an emotion, a memory—gnaws at her, tearing at her fingers and throat until she releases it in song. Read more

  • LC-dj-spanish

    Saturday 26th September 2015

    Rock Sin Subtitulos™ presents

    Mega Spanish Party feat. Les Castizos DJ Show

    9:00 pm until 6:00 am | TBC

    Details TBC. Read more

  • Tove_Styrkecrop

    Wednesday 30th September 2015

    Live Nation presents

    Tove Styrke

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £11 in advance

    Swedish electropop singer-songwriter Tove Styrke will play Scala on 30th September in support of her sophomore album Kiddo. Read more

  • October 2015

  • balkan-beat-box-horn

    Thursday 1st October 2015

    Soundcrash presents

    Balkan Beat Box

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | Earlybird £16.50 / £19.50 in advance

    Combining assorted flavours from all around the Mediterranean with solid rock+reggae foundations, this New York - based band are one of the electro/world sensations of the last few years. Read more

  • Echobelly

    Tuesday 6th October 2015

    Metropolis Music Presents


    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £15 in advance

    In 1993 Sonya Madan and Glenn Johansson teamed up with bass guitarist Alex Keyser and drummer Andy Henderson, who had previously played with P J Harvey's band. Guitarist Debbie Smith, formerly of Curve, came on board in 1994. According to the Epic Records' website, the group came up with the name Echobelly from the notion of "being hungry for something." Read more

  • lethalbizzle

    Wednesday 7th October 2015

    SJM Presents

    Lethal Bizzle

    Plus Special Guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £17.50 advance

    Grime stalwart Lethal Bizzle will be returning to the UK this year with his highly anticipated ‘Denchchat Tour’ in October 2015. The news follows the announcement… Read more

  • gengahcrop

    Thursday 8th October 2015

    Goldenvoice presents


    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £9.50 in advance

    In support of their debut album A Dream Outside (set for release in June 2015), Gengahr will play SCALA on 8th October, 2015. Read more

  • allweare_album

    Wednesday 14th October 2015

    Goldenvoice Presents

    All We Are

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £11.50 in advance

    Last summer, All We Are, consisting of Richard ‘O Flynn (drums, vocals – from Ireland), Guro Gikling (bass, vocals – from Norway) & Luis Santos (guitar, vocals – from Brazil), self-released the single ‘Utmost Good’, a dynamic blend of ambient soul and psychedelic RnB. The release was considered one of 2013’s most promising debuts and precipitated a European tour with Warpaint and their eventual signing to Domino affiliate, Double Six. Read more

  • Pianos_Londoncrop

    Tuesday 20th October 2015

    Kilimanjaro Live presents

    Pianos Become The Teeth

    plus Milk Teeth + special guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £12.50 in advance

    Pianos Become The Teeth are many things but they aren't the type of band that are simple to describe. Correspondingly if the Baltimore, Maryland, based act exploded on the scene with their 2009 debut Old Pride and gained national attention with 2011’s The Lack Long After, their third album Keep You sees them taking a brave step forward to craft a musical statement that truly transcends genres. Read more

  • tankus

    Wednesday 21st October 2015


    Tankus The Henge

    plus guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £10 in advance

    Six sharply dressed gents from London Town armed with urban shanties and musical tales to take you on an eclectic musical journey. Read more


    Thursday 22nd October 2015

    Parallel Lines presents


    plus guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £10 in advance

    Whilst not a blues band in the traditional sense, Palace's blend of blues space rock is undeniably British with bluesy and soulful vintage overtones. Read more

  • hey

    Sunday 25th October 2015

    Buch International Promoters Present


    + Gabinet Looster

    6:00 pm until 10:30 pm | £25 in advance

    Hey is an influential Polish rock band founded in Szczecin in 1991 by guitarist Piotr Banach and lead singer Kasia Nosowska. Read more

  • Keston Cobblers Club WILDFIRE main pr shot 2015

    Wednesday 28th October 2015

    Kilimanjaro Live presents

    Keston Cobblers Club

    plus Special Guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £12 in advance

    Over the last few years, Keston Cobblers Club have been steadily building a name for themselves and winning over an army of loyal fans. Since forming… Read more


    Thursday 29th October 2015

    BOTW presents

    Lower Dens

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £11.50 in advance

    Lower Dens are on the return with their third album, Escape from Evil. On Escape From Evil, Lower Dens’ Jana Hunter emerges: cerebral and hot-blooded, rash… Read more

  • whitemischiefcrop

    Saturday 31st October 2015

    White Mischief presents

    The Heaven & Hell Halloween Ball

    9:00 pm until 4:00 am | In advance £19.99 Earlybird / £24.99 / £29.99 Earlybird VIP / £34.99 VIP

    Interactive experiences, large-scale main stage cabaret performances, live music, dancing to vintage jazz, rock'n'roll, swing, soul, electro-swing and party tunes... and up-close characters and performances. Read more

  • November 2015

  • metzpostercrop

    Sunday 1st November 2015

    Goldenvoice presents


    with Protomartyr

    7:00 pm until 10:30 pm | £14 in advance.

    What happens when a seemingly irresistible force meets an immovable object is a serviceable metaphor for the music METZ creates, both live and on record. Read more

  • ex-hex

    Monday 2nd November 2015

    Bird on the Wire presents

    Ex Hex

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £12.50 in advance.

    Ex Hex is Mary Timony, Laura Harris, and Betsy Wright. They are a power trio hailing from Washington, DC, making the music you’ve been waiting for. Read more

  • jamielawson

    Wednesday 4th November 2015

    Kilimanjaro Live presents

    Jamie Lawson

    plus special guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £12.50 in advance.

    Jamie Lawson's reputation as an artist and writer has soared in the last year. A number 1 single in Ireland and a YouTube page that boasts well over half a million views have given him the perfect platform to build a following devoted to lyrics with depth and their heartfelt delivery. Read more

  • calogero

    Monday 9th November 2015

    Thierry Suc presents


    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £30 in advance

    Read more

  • The Milk

    Tuesday 10th November 2015

    Metropolis Present

    The Milk

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £13.50 advance

    Read more

  • Return To The Source

    Saturday 14th November 2015

    Return to the Source

    10:00 pm until 6:00 am | £18 advance

    Into the 22nd year, Return to the Source is back. Expect four rooms of cutting edge psychedelic trance and techno, world music fusion and electronica. Read more

  • MK 10 amcrop

    Tuesday 17th November 2015

    Upset the Rhythm presents

    Mikal Cronin

    plus special guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £13 in advance.

    Playing garage-accented pop that reveals more than a passing influence of indie rock from the 1980s and '90s, Mikal Cronin was raised in Laguna Beach, California, where as a teenager he developed a passion for both surfing and rock & roll. Read more

  • Astronautalis-crop

    Wednesday 18th November 2015

    Parallel Lines presents


    plus guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £12.00 advance

    Having started in music over 15 years ago as a battle rapper, Astronautalis’ roots are planted firmly in hip-hop. However, the sounds and styles on his albums are an animal not so easily caged. Read more

  • rejjie

    Thursday 19th November 2015

    Noisey Present

    Rejjie Snow

    plus special guests + Noisey DJs

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £10 in advance

    Alex Anyaegunam aka Rejjie Snow is a MC and wordsmith, who grew up in Glasnevin in Dublin, Ireland. His first track, 'Dia Dhuit', released under the pseudonym Lecs Luther garnered the rapper much attention. He is now flying the flag for the UK & Ireland Hip Hop scene. Read more

  • Los Campesinos

    Sunday 22nd November 2015

    Rockfeedback Concerts Presents

    Los Campesinos

    Plus Oscar

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £16 advance

    To celebrate fifteen years of working with, and releasing music by bands they love, Wichita Recordings are throwing some birthday parties. The shows include a performance… Read more

  • Underachieverscrop

    Monday 23rd November 2015

    SJM Concerts Present

    The Underachievers

    plus special guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £15 in advance

    The Underachievers are an American hip hop duo from Flatbush, Brooklyn, New York, formed in 2011. The group is composed of East Coast rappers AK and Issa Gold. Read more

  • ThisIsTheKit_3000x2000_fullband

    Wednesday 25th November 2015

    Parallel Lines Presents

    This Is The Kit

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £11.50 in advance

    This Is The Kit is the much beloved musical project of Kate Stables, born in England and based in Paris, though the heart of their musical community remains in Bristol, UK. Kate sings, plays guitar, banjo, trumpet and percussion, while a cast of carefully hand-plucked friends deliver guitar strums, banjo plucks, hushed horns and electronic textures that sit beneath Stables’ easy, earnest lilt. Read more

  • uncle acid and the deadbeats

    Thursday 26th November 2015

    LIVE NATION Presents

    Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats

    Plus Special Guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £16 in advance

    From humble beginnings in the witchy flat lands of Cambridgeshire, England, Uncle Acid & the Deadbeats have devolved into an international band of street creeps, burnouts… Read more

  • December 2015

  • saint raymond

    Tuesday 1st December 2015

    Live Nation presents

    Saint Raymond

    Plus special guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £15 in advance.

    Read more

  • saint raymond

    Wednesday 2nd December 2015

    Live Nation presents

    Saint Raymond

    Plus special guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £15 in advance.

    Read more

  • saint raymond

    Thursday 3rd December 2015

    Live Nation presents

    Saint Raymond

    Plus special guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £15 in advance.

    Read more

  • gavin james-crop

    Tuesday 8th December 2015

    MAMA presents

    Gavin James

    plus special guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £11 in advance.

    Already on his way to becoming one of 2015’s international crossover-stories, Gavin James is a 22-year-old songwriter from Ashington, a suburb on the northside of Dublin. Read more

  • Roundhouse web crop

    Wednesday 9th December 2015

    DHP presents

    The Unthanks

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £20 advance

    Rather than embarking on some grand celebration, The Unthanks are quietly marking their 10th anniversary with just a handful of shows, their feeling being that if… Read more

  • LR_Scala

    Sunday 20th December 2015

    The Merch Desk Presents

    Lonely Robot

    Plus Hekz

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £22 in advance

    Lonely Robot, the new project masterminded by producer, guitarist and vocalist John Mitchell (It Bites, Frost*, Arena), recently released its debut album Please Come Home and… Read more

  • January 2016

  • mamasguncrop

    Thursday 28th January 2016

    Glasswerk present

    Mamas Gun

    plus guests

    7:30 pm until 11:00 pm | £12.50 in advance

    Having stormed the airwaves throughout 2015 with huge support from the likes of BBC radio 2 with hit tracks Red Cassette and Hello Goodnight from their latest album release Cheap Hotel, and reaching top 10 airplay and top spots in the UK independent album charts; Mamas Gun conclude their international Cheap Hotel tour, heading back from Japan, Holland, Germany and more with a home coming ‘new year’ show at London's Scala on January 28th Read more

  • April 2016

  • Maria Peszek

    Sunday 17th April 2016

    Buch presents

    Maria Peszek

    plus Gabinet Looster

    6:00 pm until 10:30 pm | £25 in advance

    Maria Peszek is a Polish singer, songwriter and actress. Read more