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.
There is free music and videos throughout these pages for you to enjoy - check it out!
Illustration by Mr Scruff
The Slam boys Stuart & Orde make a welcome return to Dundee and will play a 4hr DJ Set. Never disappointing with their underground techno,
this night is sure to raise the roof off the hippest joint in town!
Optimo is DJ duo JD Twitch and JG Wilkes, whose legendary Optimo night in Glasgow (and around the world) mixes up techno, electro, rock and other
assorted records out of leftfield.
Mungo's Hi Fi are a sound system based in Glasgow, Scotland that follow the original Jamaican sound system tradition.
After working together as the Dub Dentists, Tom Tattersall and Doug Paine founded the group in 2000, writing, recording, producing and performing their own brand of
reggae and dub music, working in collaboration with other artists and producers.
Erol's eternal mission to create and sustain the excitement only great records can provide means scouring shops and
submerging himself into the tidal wave of music he gets sent, in the hope - usually realised - that he'll dig out an amazing tune no-one else knows about.
We need people like Erol: gatekeepers with exquisite taste, who will bring amazing records to our attention, and put them in the thrilling context only a great DJ can provide.
Hot on the heels of the off-the-hook launch party with Farley Jackmaster Funk, we are proud to present yet another massive event down The Reading Rooms
a night with dance music legend
Formed in Long Beach, California around 1993, Andy Cooper, Dizzy Dustin and Young Einstein have been putting out classic hip-hop records and touring
the world for the last 20 years. The group is renowned for their energy-filled live shows which they have honed to perfection over the years, performing various antics
on stage and interacting with the crowd.
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.
Thanks to those nice people at Red Stripe, we will have various Red Stripe associated promotions over the next few months. Keep your eyes peeled on the flyers for more info. Red Stripe on Facebook | Red Stripe on You Tube