Author Archives: Scala Box Office

Win Tickets to See Matt & Kim Live at Scala

Matt & Kim, the US duo renowned for their crazed and often risqué live show, return to London for a one-off at Scala, just prior to heading back to the States for Coachella and Governor’s Ball. The London show, with … Continue reading

#ScalaHistory – Watch Foo Fighters live at Scala in 2000

On 4th March 2000, an MTV camera crew and a few lucky fans got to experience an intimate Foo Fighters show right here on the Scala stage. The band played a hit-filled set to a bouncing London audience and the … Continue reading

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#ScalaHistory – Jessie J Records ‘Big White Room’ Live at Scala

Another beautiful moment in ‪#‎ScalaHistory‬ : This performance of Jessie J‘s “Big White Room” is the very one that landed on her debut record Who You Are in 2011. “We recorded and reproduced it so many times but for some … Continue reading

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#ScalaHistory – Mick Rock, David Bowie, and Lou Reed’s Transformer

Yet another legendary piece of #ScalaHistory : Iggy & The Stooges’ Raw Power wasn’t the only record to feature a photo taken here at Scala… “I first met Lou Reed at the Kings Cross Cinema (now Scala) in London in … Continue reading

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Win Tickets to see Defeater Live at Scala

Boston hardcore act Defeater released their fourth studio album, Abandoned, in August 2015 on Epitaph. The new album chronicles the story of a lapsed Catholic priest, whose battles in Europe during the war drag him first toward faith and then … Continue reading

IN DEPTH: Bill Ryder-Jones

“It takes roughly 40 seconds of meeting Bill Ryder-Jones for him to make a dick joke. It then takes another 20 for him to berate himself because of the former. Such is the contradictory internal world of the ex-Coral man … Continue reading

#ScalaHistory – Scala Sings Along with The Killers

Once upon #ScalaHistory we played host to a spectacular intimate show from one of the world’s biggest bands. On 22 June, 2011, 800 lucky fans were treated to a very special performance from The Killers. The band had not played … Continue reading

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Win Tickets to see Gus alt-J (DJ SET) / Sunta Templeton (Radio X) at Scala

The time has come again Indie kids! Absent Kelly are set to descend on Scala with some of the moment’s freshest bands and DJs for the Capital’s biggest alternative club night. Alt-J’s leading man Gus joins us following the band’s … Continue reading

#ScalaHistory – Taylor Hawkins brings Special Guests to Scala

In May 2010, famed Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins and his band The Coattail Riders made their live UK debut on the Scala stage. Taylor’s glittering gold drum kit sat centre stage, but another mysterious kit sat just behind his, … Continue reading

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#ScalaHistory – Nine Inch Nails get Intimate

Over the years we have been lucky enough to play host to some incredible shows here at Scala. One particular gig that always comes to mind when we reminicse, is a certain summer night in 2013 when Nine Inch Nails … Continue reading

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