Makin Moves Show – Every Thursday 8-10pm on

While we sadly can’t meet you on the dance floor yet for a Makin’ Moves party you can continue to catch Matt L-S or Jamesey every Thursday live on from 8-10pm GMT.

DJ Beloved’s next BPM show will be on Thursday 16th October.

Other ways you can listen in, download the House FM ap via the Apple Store and we will also be doing more Mixcloud, and Twitch live sessions soon so watch this space

Makin Moves Show with Jamesey on Insta Live – Every Saturday!

We know you’re probably missing our regular parties and we’re certainly missing your lovely faces gleaming at us from the dance floor so you’ll be pleased to know that every Saturday night you’ll be able to catch Jamesey spinning a live a set on Instagram!!! He’s done a couple of these sets already over the last few weeks with great response so we recommend you tune in every Saturday night to get your Makin’ Moves fix!
All you need to do is download Instagram from the ap store on your phone (if you don’t already have it) and then head to Jamesey’s profile – @jamesey_makinmoves. Look out for his updates on Saturday afternoon to find out exact times.Thanks and stay safe

Makin’ Moves @ LP in The Curtain Friday 20th March 2020 – Cancelled

After serious consideration, and in light of recent announcements from the government we regretfully announce the postponement of our event this Friday at the Curtain in Shoreditch.
Our team, has worked incredibly hard to present another fantastic event, and this decision has not been taken lightly. The health and safety of you our followers, and the hotel staff is our top priority in light of the ever-changing coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

If you would like a refund please head to the order in your order history on RA and click “Refund Tickets”. Your refund will be processed back into the account used to purchase your tickets. Refunds can take up to 5 working days to land in your account.

You have 14 days to request refunds, after which it will no longer be available.

We hope to bring you many great events in the future so please keep your eyes peeled on that.

Stay safe!
Matt & Jamesey xx

Makin’ Moves @ LP in The Curtain Saturday 1st February

Following 4 amazing free parties in 2019 at the wonderful LP set inside the Curtain Hotel in Shoreditch, we return with a bang for our first party of 2020! For this special event we welcome Crackazat from Sweden to London for his first show in the capital.

Originally from Bristol England, Ben Jacobs aka Crackazat is a multi-Instrumentalist and electronic producer. Since his emergence on the international scene, he has quickly become recognised for his unique fusion of Jazz and House music.

The last couple of years Crackazat has had an explosion of global popularity, with Remixes for the likes of Joey Negro, Moulinex, and Tom Misch.

When it comes to Live Sets, crackazat sets the bar high, having started out with supporting sets for Bonobo and Floating points. His glorious keyboard solos, funky bass guitar, and general infectious grooviness are winning him crowds across the planet.

Also, djing on the night catch residents Matt L-S and Jamesey spinning their unique deep house vibes!

Limited £7 tickets are available from Resident Advisor.

Makin’ Moves
Saturday 1st February
LP at The Curtain Hotel

Matt L-S & Jamesey
Special Guest: Crackazat Live set

The Curtain Hotel,
45, Curtain Road, London EC2A 3PT
Doors: 10pm-3am
Tickets: Limited £7 / £10 OTD

Tickets Here -

Saturday 21st December Makin’ Moves Xmas Party @ Shoreditch Platform (First Floor)

To finish the year off in style come and join us at our intimate Xmas party on Saturday 21st December at the Shoreditch Platform.

Residents Matt L-S and Jamesey will be joined by David Bailey, Randy Peterson and Mista Nugget all great djs in their own right and that have had successful releases on the label this year.

Saturday 21st December
Makin’ Moves Xmas party
Shoreditch Platform (First Floor)
1, Kingsland Road, London E2 8AA

Matt L-S & Jamesey (Makin’ Moves)
David Bailey (Suncebeat)
Randy Peterson (
Mista Nugget

Early bird tickets £5 / More on the door
Doors: 9.30-2am

Tickets here -

Makin’ Moves @ LP in The Curtain Saturday 23rd November

Makin Moves return to LP the awesome club situated inside The Curtain Hotel in Shoreditch on Saturday 23rd November. The partnership with The Curtain Hotel has been really positive this year and allowed us to seek a new audience while delivering an even more quality experience to our growing following. Now into their 7th year, Makin’ Moves parties have become synonymous with dancers and soulful and deep house lovers across the UK.

For their fourth party of the year residents Matt L-S and Jamesey will be joined by Italian dj and production duo Souldynamic. If you haven’t witnessed a set of theirs before these guys are simply electric and bring so much energy with them! The duo are an awesome production collective constantly remixing and producing for top labels aswell as their own imprint Excedo Records. Their recent “Dishwater Blues Vol.1 release on BBE Records with Luis Radio and Margaret Grace is presently riding high in the Traxsource charts. Together they have played in clubs across the globe and celebrated their 12th anniversary of playing together this year. If you were out and about this summer you might have caught them at some of the best summer festivals in Europe including Southport Weekender and Suncebeat. We look forward to welcoming them to Makin Moves on Sat 23rd November.

Free entry by e-mailing names to or grabbing a ticket/s here via RA.

Capacity is limited so grab your tickets early to avoid disappointment.

Makin’ Moves with Souldynamic
LP @ The Curtain
45, Curtain Road
London EC2A 3PT

Matt L-S
Souldynamic (Italy)

Entry: Free
Doors: 9pm-2.30am
Last entry: 1am

Buy your tickets here

Makin’ Moves celebrate their 7th anniversary at LP inside the wonderful Curtain Hotel in Shoreditch on Friday 13th September.

Matt L-S and Jamesey have been at the forefront of the soulful house scene in london continually driving it forward and keeping things fresh. This year they’ve hosted two parties at LP and it’s now become the home for the brand with it’s amazing sound system and interior.

Both guys will be playing on the night alongside our guest Jihad Muhammad who will be exclusively flying in for this event! Jihad hails from New Jersey and is on one of the best DJs on the planet, his sets are electric and mixing skills are second to none. He’s been in the music industry for over 40 years, brought up listening to great djs in NYC such as Timmy Regisford, Louie Vega. He has his own legendary Bang The Drum event which he runs every month in New Jersey and also runs his own successful label, Movement Soul.

His set last year at Omeara was sensational so don’t miss this opportunity to see him for free in one of London’s best kept secert clubs!

Friday 13th September
LP at The Curtain
45, Curtain Road, EC2A 3PT

Matt L-S
Special guest: Jihad Muhammad (Bang The Drum, USA)

Tickets: E-mail or

Summer In The City – 24th August 2019

It’s the long weekend and we’ll be taking over this great outdoor space on 24th August for a real dance music extravaganza.

We’ve always been a firm believer in collaboration so we decided to bring all our friends together under one…. well, on one dancefloor to celebrate the music we love so much!!

Joining us will be Aluku Records, Broadcite, Dance Regular, Empire House Family, Makin’ Moves, Motherland and Soulmates; all established crews that push quality dance music and have been contributing to the scene in London.


£5 tickets from RA and more on the door.

Set times TBA!

Makin’ Moves presents NDATL 10th Anniversary (London Edition) @ LP in The Curtain Saturday 13th July 2019

Following our very successful 100th release party at LP inside the wonderful Curtain Hotel in Shoreditch back in April, we are excited to head back there on Saturday 13th July for a very exclusive event.

We are proud to present the London edition of the 10 th anniversary of one of the top underground dance labels in the States, NDATL Muzik which is headed up by Kai Alce. Kai is a tremendous dj and prolificproducer that has released countless quality productions over the years. Kai celebrated the US editionof his anniversary last weekend at his Movement weekend party, Deep Detroit with Kai and Derrick May playing all night.

Kai has a hot forthcoming remix coming on the Makin’ Moves label plus a single featuring in the coming months which we’re very excited about and look forward to him showcasing on the night.

This exclusive London date

Makin’ Moves NDATL 10th Anniversary (London Edition)
LP @ The Curtain
45, Curtain Road
London EC2A 3PT

Matt L-S
Kai Alce (NDATL, Atlanta)

Entry: Free
Last entry: 1am


Departure Lounge is now every Thursday @ Lake Kane, Islington, N1

It’s Thursday night and you’re already thinking about the weekend, you’re one sleep away but you’ve got itchy feet and want to start the weekend early!

Departure Lounge brings you top class DJ talent in the form of Makin’ Moves resident DJ Matt L-S and Mi Soul’s Martin Lodge who have been whisked in especially for this night as they take you on a musical journey from soul, to jazz, to Motown and soulful house inside this fabulous venue.

The cocktails are like no other and the blend of music, drink and the background of this paradise will soon get you thinking it was all worth that hang over on Friday morning!

Arrive early before 8.30pm for a complimentary rum punch on the house!

Discover this award-winning tropical escape, kick back and leave the world behind.

Every Thursday
@ Laki Kane
145, Upper Street
London N1 1QY

Matt L-S (Makin Moves)
Mart Lodge (Mi Soul)

Entry: Free