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On this site you can find out what's coming up at the Reading Rooms and also get information on forthcoming guest DJ's and live acts.

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Coming soon: 
All good presents TIGA (Turbo Rec.) - Friday 27th May 2016
Jon1st (Fly High Society / Goals / DMC Champ) - Friday 3rd June 2016
AUTODISCO with special Brazilian guests...SELVAGEM - Saturday 4th June 2016
MAIN INGREDIENT (3 hour set) & KEN SWIFT - Friday 10th June 2016

All good presents TIGA (Turbo Rec.)
Friday 27th May 2016


Montreal native TIGA, has cut an absolutely legendary career for himself. Beginning by hosting parties in his native Montreal, he began to outgrow this flourishing scene and wanted more, then came the infamous collaboration with Jori hulkonnen - sunglasses at night. Since then he went on to found turbo records alongside brother Thomas Von party releasing the best of the best in house / techno and everything in between. More info/videos/music

JON1ST (Fly High Society / Goals / DMC Champ)
Friday 3rd June 2016


Jon1st is one of the most technically skilled DJs in the world, he's also an excellent curator able to effortlessly blend together an array of sounds from across the electronic music spectrum in both his radio and club sets, all the while incorporating breath taking techniques developed through his background as a World DMC title winning turntablist.
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AUTODISCO with special Brazilian guests...SELVAGEM
Saturday 4th June 2016


Keeping up with the international feel at Autodisco, our next guests hail all the way from Brazil...the truly amazing DJ duo SELVAGEM! These guys throw legendary parties in their home town of Sao Paulo as well as in Rio, especially around Carnival time.
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MAIN INGREDIENT (3 hour set) & KEN SWIFT
Friday 10th June 2016


MAIN INGREDIENT bring their three man DJ, Drum Machine, Synth and interactive visual show to the reading Rooms on the 10th of June. The M.i.collective were assembled running illegal warehouse parties on the frindges of Edinburgh. The success of these gatherings now sees them in high demand playing up and down the country. What has become an integral part of Main Ingredient is their use of drum machines, synths and interactive visuals during their sets.
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About us:
Since 2002, the Reading Rooms has been at the forefront of the underground clubscene in Scotland. Housed inside a former public library, with an exposed brick, warehouse-style interior and furnished with original retro decor, the Reading Rooms is home to a tight collective of some of Dundee (and Scotland's) most exciting music promoters who present an eclectic and diverse range of late night party offerings.

With a weekly programme crossing many musical genres including electro, dubstep, reggae, funk and soul, techno to hip hop, rockabilly, dancehall and beyond, it all promises to keep this legendary venue at the forefront of the Scottish underground clubscene. To further enhance your clubbing experience, the Reading Rooms is also home to a top of the range D&B sound system.


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This club reminds me of the best little clubs in Japan… and London, we're gonna have some fun tonight.
- Gilles Peterson
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