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Culture

Ibiza: the story of a fantasy island

In this extract from her book Adventures In Wonderland, author Sheryl Garratt on the white isle’s transformation into clubbing mecca

LGBT

Pet Shop Boys: Being Boring at 30 – and 14 more underrated classics

It’s three decades since Behaviour and its flagship single were released. Stephen Emms salutes 15 lesser known anthems

Culture

King’s Cross live venue Lafayette now open at Goods Way

It’s three-in-one fun: come for the streetfood and speakeasies – and stay for a gig

Culture

London Remixed Festival is coming to Richmix

Don’t miss the east London indoor festie over two days and four stages

Music

Egg Does Daytime

A whole season of brilliant raving in the afternoon at the multi-room King’s Cross venue

Community

King’s Cross Social: tonight at Egg with free Champagne cocktails

We’ve teamed up with York Way’s legendary party spot, offering free entry and a drink via a special Gasholder guestlist. Join us…

Music

Venus Unwrapped: a year-long festival exploring music by women

From classical and jazz to folk and contemporary head to Kings Place to hear a true diversity of voices

One of the foyers at the Barbican where London Symphony Orchestra will be performing this March
Music

The Barbican wants 500 Londoners to perform this spring

The only requirement is in fact an availability to attend rehearsals, says composer David Lang

Music

The Secret DJ and The Dark Room: Will it work?

Remember when clubbing was all about the music? A new event aims to return the dancefloor experience to its forgotten roots