Features

Alinka

One half of Chicago’s Twirl, partner-in-crime to Shaun J Wright and celebrated DJ and producer in her own right, Alinka finally joins us here at Superstore for B(e)ast! Having just quit her day job to focus on making music alongside launching Twirl Records with Shaun, she took a moment out of her busy schedule to […]

Save Dalston Lane

Dalston Lane’s historic Georgian terrace is possibly about to undergo a controversial redevelopment amid some serious opposition. Local resident, architect and campaigner Lisa Shell is leading the fight for an alternative.   Why should we care about this development?   Over the last few years the rest of the world has spotted what a few […]

SUPERM in photos

A few weeks ago we were honoured to welcome SUPERM to the Superstore basement. Brian Kenny and Slava Mogutin painted up a host of cute semi-naked boys and girls with fluoro paint and took photos of them cavorting under a UV light… and we’re happy to share the results of that magical night with you! […]

Kostis Fokas

Tonight sees The Queer Archive present the first UK solo exhibition from Greek photographer Kostis Fokas. I Am Not Malfunctioning, You Are, explores the human body in a provocative manner, using faux-eroticism as a window to the artist’s surreal alternate universe. Ahead of tonight’s private view party with DJs A Man To Pet, 2Dads’Boy, Nic […]

I AM NOT MALFUNCTIONING, YOU ARE

I AM NOT MALFUNCTIONING, YOU ARE A photography exhibition by KOSTIS FOKAS Presented by THE QUEER ARCHIVE and DALSTON SUPERSTORE PRIVATE VIEW – Friday 14th November 2014 EXHIBITION RUNS – 15.11.14 – 08.02.15 CURATORS – Saskia Wickins & Konstantinos Menelaou ASSISTANT CURATOR – Emily Bryson DALSTON SUPERSTORE 117 KINGSLAND HIGH STREET, LONDON, E8 2PB   In […]

Axelle Roch

Homodrop, a brand new homo electro night, makes its Dalston Superstore debut next weekend, with special guest Axelle Roch visiting from Paris. Joining her will be Greg Lowe, Greg Spencer, Bamboo Hermann and TWANG over both floors of Superstore. To find out more about this French babe, we caught up with Axelle ahead of the party […]

Jeffrey Sfire

Detroit DJ Jeffrey Sfire joins us here at Superstore for an extra special European date in between playing at Panorama Bar and at Lab.oratory in Berlin. With a love of all things hi-NRG, Italo, ’80s, Chicago house; Jeffrey’s sets span genres and gets gay men dancing across the world’s discotheques. He’ll be flexing his disco muscles […]

Daniel Wang Talks

By Dan Beaumont Daniel Wang is a unique presence in club culture. Having produced seminal dance records on his celebrated Balihu imprint he’s become an in demand DJ across the globe, known for bringing a particular warmth and energy to his sets which take in disco in all its forms and good old fashioned house […]

How Do I Look

How Do I Look: Talking Ballroom with Wolfgang Busch By Whitney Weiss Documentary filmmaker/activist Wolfgang Busch started life managing bands in Germany, relocated to New York in the 1980s, and leapt right into nightlife and activism, the latter of which still keeps him busy on a daily basis. How Do I Look, his look into […]

Ruf Dug

This Saturday Manchester’s Ruf Dug joins us for another helping of Battered Sausage! As the man behind re-edit label Ruf Kutz and Manchester night Wet Play, he’s sure to bring a bag full of trippy re-edits and bangers to tease the laser basement with. Ahead of the party we caught up with the man himself […]

DJ Sprinkles

We’ve borrowed this amazing conversation from our friend Charlie Porter’s website… DJ Sprinkles is playing at Chapter 10 on Friday night. A conversation, in full, about everything It’s 7am UK time, 4pm in Tokyo, and Terre Thaemlitz is there on the Skype. Terre is an absolute idol of mine, producing work and playing records under the name DJ […]

Dixon Avenue Basement Jams

By Elles Pinfold This Saturday Paris’ Acid Ball welcome two glittering jewels in Glasgow’s impressive House crown- Dan Monox and Kenny ‘The Wasp’ Grieve, aka the ineffable Dixon Avenue Basement Jams. Noted aficionados of the raw sweat and grit sounds that make for earth-shattering club experiences, we picked their brains on Independence, emotional scenes, guilty […]