Saturday 6th August 2016 - 9pm - 3am
The Gina Baber Set (Disco, RnB)
Alia Sulaiman (Philly Soul)
E-Man Boogie (Boogie)
Saturday 30th July 2016 - 9pm onwards
LIFESTYLE (LIVE) + SPECIAL GUESTS
Wednesday 20th July 2016 - 8.45pm - 10.30pm
Bringing you a chilled, groovy Wednesday night of Howler originals and reworks, including a few brand new numbers.
Brought to life by Jack Stanley (piano), Josh Davies (drums) and Will Franden (bass).
Saturday 9th July 2016 - 10pm - 3am
Hey Punks, BANG is back! Did you miss us?
Come dance and get the summer night sweats at the Mascara Bar.
Betty & Katia will be playing all your favourite recordzzz.
Friday 8th July 2016 - 10pm - 3am
Our noughties rock and roll club night returns to Mascara Bar on Friday 8th July. Expect to hear:
Kings of Leon
The Cooper Temple Clause
The Von Bondies
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
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Thursday 7th July 2016 - 8pm - 10.30pm
You are cordially invited to the brand new MASCARA CABARET - a monthly RIOT of brilliant character and sketch comedy in Stoke Newington's one AND only Mascara bar.
It's an unbelievable line up for our inaugural show:
Behold the majesty of 2015 Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee/Immortal Wizard The Story Beast! Dare you look within his rattlebag of demented tales, terrifying ritual and unrelenting Anglo-Saxon lolz...
★★★★★ ‘One of the wonders of the Fringe’ The Mirror
★★★★ ‘A literate, tightly constructed hour... a thing of wonder’ Fest
★★★★ ‘White hot brilliance... one hell of an achievement’ Time Out
‘A bearded force of nature’ Guardian
‘Wonderfully grotesque and hilarious ... Brought the house down’ OutsiderComedy.co.uk
‘A timeless raconteur’
"…a performer who brings a unique physical performance to her material. Romero will surely be a force to be reckoned with." - Chortle
“Multi-talented Jo Romero! Her stage presence is natural, her wit is quick and the humour is enjoyable by anyone and everyone.
Romero gives an eccentric and funny performance. A thoroughly likeable woman.” - 3 Weeks
CLOVIS VAN DARKHELM:
Amateur anthropologist, paranormal investigator, collector of magical ephemera, and the man who has taken bothering indigenous peoples whilst wearing black to new levels
'A brilliant creation... layered, intelligent and multi-facted' The List
THE BAY OF PIGS FIASCO
Liam Hourican (Murder in Successville, Very Important People) and Jim Roche (iCandy, The Mario Rosenstock Show)
‘wonderfully ridiculous caricatures… executed with a joyful, spirited naughtiness****’ Steve Bennett, Chortle
‘the impressions are so good they are visually uncanny****’ The Irish Times
'a strong and destructive double act' The Telegraph
As seen on BBC3's Live at the Electric and Murder in Succesville and winner of the Funny Women Award (2012)
THIS GLORIOUS MONSTER
The next 'League of Gentlemen” - Jimmy Mulville (Hat Trick Productions).
“Excellent” - The Independent.
British Comedy Guide: "This Glorious Monster are one of the funniest comedy groups on YouTube – every video is a well crafted comedy gem. A rare example of a sketch-based channel to which the 'hit and miss' cliché doesn't apply".
regular host of the historically themed comedy night, History's Greatest Monster and writer for BBC Radio 4's The News Quiz, BBC Radio 4Extra's Newsjack and the award-winning Comedians Theatre Company.
“Shephard brings an energy and ability to put the emphasis on the correct syllable that would make anyone laugh” - Jeannie Jameson, Remotegoat
4 stars "Well-timed punchlines and endearing self-awareness" - Tom Bateman, ThreeWeek
THE OWLS OF DERISION
Two untried and untested pissheads
FREE ENTRY and carousing til late!
Every Tuesday - 5th July 2016 - 8pm onwards
Live music from 8pm 'til late
Get in touch on 07905151894 or www.lazychan.com
Sunday 3rd July 2016 - 10.30pm onwards
*****NOW STARTING AT 10.30PM*****
Saturday 2nd July 2016 - 12pm onwards
YES we are doing it again folks! Following on the success of the 2015 event with 10 bands over 10 hours, we are expanding with live music noon to midnight including The Ben Somers String Band, Drew Morrison and the Darkwood, Banjo Nick, The Long String Hawkers, The Henry Brothers, FollowThe Crows, Jackson Creek Band, Graham Larkbey, Hayley Carlyon, Benjamin Gerlis (of The Heartlands), Dolly Parton Tribute UK (with Carrie-Anne Rendell), hosts East Lonesome Drifters and more.
There will be BBQ, street performances and we are working on the pony rides (we don't joke about pony rides).
And of course the ever popular Dolly dress up contest and this year it is Kenny Rogers for the guys!
Live music starts just after noon, FREE entry with pass the hat donations for performers and specials throughout the day.
Free armadillo button with every donation. Watch this space and see you at The Baaar.... Mascara Bar.
Friday 1st July 2016 - 8pm onwards
EON and The Honeychild take a break from their writing and production schedule to present and perform a Showcase of their comeback/debut Album 'Kingdom Come'.
An inspiring, emotional, reflective, soulful and energetic journey through Acoustic, Funk, Groove and Rock!
Support is provided by local Soul Jazz Funksters; 'The Fyans', with DJ Ivan (Kane FM, 103.7FM) dropping an eclectic mix of the freshest and grooviest Funk, Groove & House tunes!
Lock the date down in your social diary! Get involved!
Saturday 25th June 2016 - 9pm -3am
Cherry Bomb is back !!!!
And as always, it's as FREE as the band Free singing 'All Right Now' when you hear it on the radio and you don't have to pay for it.
As you can see from the picture above, here at Cherry Bomb we like ladies who punk, and that goes double (trouble?) this month as we welcome back those darling and daring Dolly Mixture DJs.
You can expect to hear: The Velvet Underground, Todd Rundgren, David Bowie, The Buzzcocks, The Stooges, Queen, Roxy Music, The Sex Pistols, New York Dolls, Thin Lizzy, Sparks, The Undertones, The Faces, ABBA, T. Rex, Blondie, MC5, ELO, Elton John, Elton Motello, The Rolling Stones, Cheap Trick, Alice Cooper, The Clash and many, many more...
Friday 24th June 2016 - 9pm - 3am
Yeah! June is bustin' out all over with another stormin' session from the Soul Club that keeps on giving! Rare & Northern Soul, Motown, Funk, RnB, Boogaloo - the cream of soul dance music delivered with flash, panache n peak Soul Power by Dugout Energy Company DJs at the Soul House on Stamford Hill!
Yeah the brilliant, cosmopolitan Mascara Bar, boasting a top sound system, wooden dance floor, great bar prices, 3AM licence & free admission.
Thursday 23rd June 2016 - 8pm - 11pm
Doors open 20:00
Royal Indians 21:00
Darío Sánchez 22:00
Sunday 19th June 2016 - 6.30pm onwards
Keep the lit fest vibe alight with a fiery mix of poetry and music, back on Sundays.
Come along and be entertained or grace the open mic Just sign up from 6.30pm.
Sunday is the new Thursday!
Saturday 18th June 2016 - 9pm - 3am
Paul Michael Bowden and Sam Fenn will be playing 6 hours of of the best in queer DIY, Queercore, 90's Alt/Britpop, Riot Grrl, indie, 60's girl groups, northern soul, 80's rock & synth pop.
We shall be joined this month by a guest DJ TBC :D
Expect to hear things along the lines of: - Nancy Sinatra,
The Jesus and Mary Chain, ESG, Young Marble Giants, Pavement, Frank Wilson, Belle and Sebastian, Martha, Richard Hell, The Velvet Underground, New York Dolls, Lung Leg, Bauhaus, The Breeders, The Spook School, Pixies, The Cure, The Smiths, Kenickie, Pulp, David Bowie, The Show-stoppers, Talking Heads, Betty Everett, Aretha Franklin, Suede, Placebo, The Kinks, Husker Dü, The Jam, Blondie, Patti Smith, Hole, Martha, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Generation X, Joy Division, Buzzcocks, Franz Ferdinand, Sex Pistols, B-52s, They Might Be Giants, James, R.E.M, Bis, Nirvana, Wire, Sonic Youth...
...plus a load of good stuff you might not have heard of.
QUEER is held at Mascara Bar. A great, friendly venue with a good sound system, plenty of decent booze and FREE entry!
QUEER is a straight-friendly event so all are welcome! Remember to invite all your friends/allies to the event!
Friday 17th June 2016 - 9pm - 3am
Uptown Swing's longest-running monthly social dance night continues at Mascara bar.
Expect a night of footloose dancing to mischievous music with a sense of humour: Swing that really swings, innuendo-riddled Jump Blues, steamin’ Hot Jazz, and a load of vintage songs about misdemeanour, unlawful behaviour, and flagrant imbibement in drink, drugs and illicit activity.
Doors open at 9pm
DJ Music from Don Pucci + guest until 2am
** Guest this month: Tequila Mockingbird **
2am - 4am - Rock n' Roll Juke Box
Entry: £5 / Free entry after 1am
Dress Code: Come in rags as long as they’re your gladdest!
Sunday 12th June 2016 - 7pm onwards
The second Sunday in June brings back a return engagement from some of our fave compadres-- The Comancheros !
As always hosts East Lonesome Drifters will kick off at 7pm sharp with our guests taking the stage around 745pm. A late set (and maybe some collaborations) after 9pm.
Country DJ and beer specials.
Don't be late and see ya at the bar.... Mascara Bar !
Saturday 11th June 2016 - 9pm - 3am
The only Field Day London afterparty you need to know about will be at Mascara Bar. Featuring sunstroke, drunk people and a very special guest DJ:
★ Sterling Roswell (Spacemen 3)
★ John the Revelator (Heatwave)
★ Ewan Bruce (Soho Radio, DSKÖ)
Records: ★ The Sonics ★ Devo ★ northern soul ★ Little Richard ★ The Clash ★ B52s ★ Etta James ★ David Bowie ★ The Slits ★ The Velvet Underground ★ Toots and the Maytals ★ Gang of Four ★ The Shangri-Las ★ T-Rex ★ X-Ray Spex ★ Chuck Berry ★ Ramones ★ Jackie Wilson ★ The Rolling Stones ★ Talking Heads ★ Ray Charles ★ The Stranglers ★ Ike and Tina ★ Wanda Jackson ★ The Specials ★ The Kingsmen ★ Iggy Pop ★
⚡ FREE ENTRY ⚡ LATE CLOSE ⚡
Friday 10th June 2016 - 10pm - 5am
Guest DJs Gus Teenager (Spain), Martina Caracola (Spain) & Alexander Coates (Embrooks) are joining your hosts Suzie Greengrass & Sini.
You'll hear the finest sounds of 60s underground on viny only..
13th Floor Elevators * Aorta * Blues Magoos * C.A. Quintet * the Denims * the Doors * thee Headcoatees * Hunger * the Electric Prunes * the Fabs * Five by Five * the 5 Canadians * the Gentlemen * July * Little Phil & the Nightshadows * the Liverbirds * Love * MC5 * the Misunderstood * the Monks * Morgen * Music Emporium * Music Machine * the Nomads * the Outsiders * the Poets * Pretty Things * Q65 * the Seeds * the Shangri-Las * the Standells * Stooges * the Strollers * Them * the Third Bardo * the Unrelated Segments * Velvet Illusions * We The People * Zakary Thaks
and many more!
Free Entry & Open till very late - we'll see you on the Dance floor!
Thursday 9th June 2016 - 7pm onwards
Join us for a new monthly evening of foot-stomping folk-rock, roots, bluegrass and acoustic music at Mascara Bar. Hosts Follow The Crows present a selection of quality live music from some of the latest and greatest trailblazers on the wild folk frontier!
Music starts 7.30pm - Free Entry!