1... AkaAkaRoar!

Life, King’s Road Arches, Brighton, Friday, January 25

Techno stars Skudge and Non-Plus label head Boddika join residents Elek and Lorca to help AkaAkaRoar! celebrate its third anniversary. 11pm to 4am, 01273 770505

2... Traumfrau

The Haunt, Pool Valley, Brighton, Friday, January 25

Billing itself as the “new queer girls night for the unusual crowd”, Traumfrau features bedroom electropop from Mrs Norman Knows, alt dance from Siouxie Nag and a feminist music set from the Women’s Liberation Music Archive. 11pm, £5/£6 after midnight. Visit

3... Shogun

Audio Digital, King’s Road Arches, Brighton, Saturday, January 26

Sub Focus is the special guest for Brighton-based Friction’s label night. Also on the bill are Spectrasouls, Technimatic and Lofty. 11pm to 4am, from £8/£10. Call 01273 227767

4... Pump Up The Jam

The Coalition, King’s Road Arches, Brighton, Saturday, January 26

Willerby plays 1990s dance, house, hip-hop and pop, with vintage garage, R’nB, hip-hop and jungle in room two from DJ Outbreak. 11pm to 3.30am, £5. Call 01273 722385

5... Brighton Rumble Rockabilly Show

Concorde 2, Madeira Drive, Brighton, Sunday, January 27

DJ Dave Mumbles welcomes live sets from Doel Brothers, Leanne And The Rockeros and Micky Hart And The Hartbreakers and fellow jockeys Lonesome Em, Sonny Rocket and Harley Peters. 7pm to 1am, £8. Call 01273 673311