Hit the clubs with Sam Cherry
Kicking this weekend off, Sin! returns to The Wedgewood Rooms on Albert Road to present its usual delightful evening of naughtyÂ pop music from allÂ eras
Sin! remainsÂ of the largest free club nights in Portsmouth, with itsÂ multi-genre roster ofÂ musical styles from '50s rock'n'roll to modern pop and rock bangers.Â Room twoÂ will host 2Punk2Twerk, where they'll focus on theÂ pop-punk anthems. It runs from 11pm until 2.30am with more details at facebook.com.
Meanwhile, tomorrowÂ at The Wedge, alternative clubbing brand District take over with their Pop Punk vs Emo themed night.Â From 10pm until 3am. This week's theme includes the chance to win a Â£100 bar tab; to enter, simply find your bestÂ emo or pop punk outfit and the best dressed will be chosen. So grab your black and white checked Vans and bright-red super skinny jeans and put on your best punk attitude. Indie anthems will also be playing in room two.Â Entry is Â£3 before 11.30pm (including Facebook event wall post) or Â£5.
More details atÂ facebook.com.
However, ifÂ festival-vibeÂ clubbing is more your cup of tea, head toÂ The Astoria on Guildhall Walk tomorrow with Oh La La. Known for its high production and electric energy, Oh La La is carnival-inspired clubbing. Expect party anthems in The Auditorium, urban vibesÂ in The Basement and disco shakers on The Disco Terrace. From 10pm until 4am, entry isÂ Â£5 before 11pm or Â£6 after with more details at facebook.com.
Next Wednesday and Thursday, The Wedgewood Rooms will also be hosting heats oneÂ and forÂ for their Unsigned Showcase. Candidates for Wednesday include Kayleigh Thomas and The Effectors, Fake Empire, Joe Silence and Chris Holland while Thursday's heatÂ includes Lonely Dakota, Lobster Pot, Persona and The Southbound Drifters. Tickets cost Â£4, judging is based on 50 per centÂ audience and 50 per centÂ judges' votes. Both nights run from 7.30pm with moreÂ at facebook.com.