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After The Dawn

  Bollox & Pop Curious? are teaming up again to present their second Kate Bush disco of 2014: AFTER THE DAWN. To commemorate Kate having played the final date of her Before The Dawn live comeback tour, join us at Kraak on FRIDAY 3rd OCTOBER 2014 to celebrate the musical and artistic genius of La Bush… • Doors 11pm – late. • £5 entry (pay on the door).Expect an overuse of smoke machines, lots of wearable Kate masks, Kate posters, and plenty of capes for use whilst swirling around the dance floor (all first come, first served). DJ sets from Rod Connolly (Bollox) and Christopher Dresden Styles (Pop Curious? / Britpop Curious?) playing Kate and her mates, but mainly Kate. • £5 entry (pay on the...

Pop Curious?

Saturday 7 Sept POP MUSIC / PLAYED LOUD • Doors 11pm – 4am. • £5 entry (2-4-1 entry with valid NUS cards) PLUS+++ • Free POP STAR MASKS and POP PROPS to early attendees, like these here:http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151527701806477&set=pb.129287831476.-2207520000.1362853486&type=3&theater >>> “WHAT MUSIC DO YOU PLAY?” This was August’s playlist… ‘Venus’ by Bananarama ‘Back Together’ by Annie ‘Mysterious’ by Jentina ‘Hello (Radio Edit)’ by Martin Solveig And Dragonette ‘Every Night I Say A Prayer’ by Little Boots ‘Primadonna’ by Marina and The Diamonds ‘Bag It Up’ by Geri Halliwell ‘Heartbreak (Make Me A Dancer)’ by Sophie Ellis-Bextor ‘Round Round’ by Sugababes ‘Push It (Radio Edit)’ by Salt-N-Pepa ‘Fling’ by Girls Aloud ‘Some Girls’ by Rachel Stevens ‘In My Arms’ by Kylie Minogue ‘In Walked Love’ by Louise ‘Me Against The Music’ by Britney Spears Feat. Madonna ‘If Ya Gettin Down’ by Five ‘One Word (Radio Edit)’ by Kelly Osbourne ‘Into The Night Life’ by Cyndi Lauper ‘Queen Of The Night’ by Whitney Houston ‘Made It Back (Good Times 7″ Mix)’ by Beverley Knight ‘Pop’ by N-Sync ‘One Touch (Radio Edit)’ by Mini Viva ‘Hot N Cold’ by Katy Perry ‘The Apple’ by V V Brown ‘Out Alive’ by Ke$ha ‘Your Disco Needs You (Casino Radio & Club Remix)’ by Kylie Minogue ‘Woman’s World’ by Cher ‘All I Wanna Do’ by Dannii Minogue ‘Something New’ by Girls Aloud ‘Cover Girl’ by RuPaul ‘Deeper Shade Of Blue’ by Steps ‘Poison’ by Nicole Scherzinger ‘So Good’ by Rachel...

POP CURIOUS? POLL WINNERS PARTY...

POP MUSIC / PLAYED LOUD. Sunday 25 August To celebrate the Bank Holiday Weekend in August, we’re hosting our first ever POP CURIOUS? POLL WINNERS PARTY at Kraak on SUNDAY 25th AUGUST 2013! We’ll be open just after Muyta / Keisha / Siobhan finish performing in the Main Arena at Manchester Pride! Thrills! • Doors 11pm – 4am • £5 entry (2-4-1 entry with valid NUS cards) • Free POP STAR MASKS and POP PROPS to early attendees, like these here:http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151527701806477&set=pb.129287831476.-2207520000.1362853486&type=3&theater >>> PLUS: From next week, we’ll be announcing how you can VOTE online for your favourite Pop Acts to win an award in our various soon-to-be-announced categories! Details to follow! >>> DJ SETS FROM… …the lusciously lickable Phil Bakstad and the ever-present Christopher Dresden Styles! Plus we’re very proud to introduce Cha Cha Boudoir award-winner Tilly Screams as Door Hostess for the...

Pop Curious?

Saturday, 27 July POP MUSIC / PLAYED LOUD • Doors 11pm – 4am. • £5 entry (2-4-1 entry with valid NUS cards) >>> GUEST DJ: Alex James from In:Demand (Key 103)! What a treat! For July’s POP CURIOUS?, we bring you dashing Key 103 presenter and DJ Alex James (it’s not “him from Blur”, FYFI). He’s met, interviewed AND touched all of Girls Aloud (RIP), plus Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Kylie, Bieber… basically, if they’ve had a top ten hit, he’s been there! But not in *that* way. Probably. PLUS+++ • Free POP STAR MASKS and POP PROPS to early attendees, like these here:...

Pop Curious?

Saturday 29 June If I lose myself to rhythm / doesn’t mean I lose control…” POP MUSIC / PLAYED LOUD • Doors 11pm – 4am. • £5 entry (2-4-1 entry with valid NUS cards) >>> GUEST DJs from DRUNK AT VOGUE! Thom Docking and Gary Williams from Drunk at Vogue take a break from planning their gonna-be-amazing Manchester International Festival event in July to play a set at POP CURIOUS? – how exciting! PLUS+++ • Free POP STAR MASKS and POP PROPS to early attendees, like these here: http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151527701806477&set=pb.129287831476.-2207520000.1362853486&type=3&theater >>> “WHAT MUSIC DO YOU PLAY?” This was May’s playlist… ‘Live in This City’ by Dragonette ‘Lover’ by Sophie Ellis-Bextor ‘Run To The Sun’ by Erasure ‘Voyage, Voyage’ by Desireless? ‘Heavy Metal Lover’ by Lady GaGa ‘Crucified’ by Army Of Lovers ‘I Don’t Like Your Band’ by Annie ‘In The Night’ by Pet Shop Boys ‘Girl Overboard’ by Girls Aloud ‘Just A Little’ by Liberty...