• Events Calendar

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  • Rival Karma EP Launch + special guests

    Thu 25 Jul

    7:45 pm


    Rival Karma takeover Paper Dress Vintage on Thursday 25 July to celebrate their new EP “A.Y.N”

    RSVP and tickets here!

    Here’s what they have to say about the evening..

    We’ll surely have put on some extra pounds from our Italian adventures, but we’ll make sure to get you up on your toes and dancing in full summer party vibes.

    We’re also super excited to have The family dog and Eddy Smith & The 507 alongside us for the night.

    UCL Comedy Club’s Edinburgh Previews

    Tue 23 Jul

    7:30 pm


    The UCL Comedy Club are heading up to Edinburgh, they’ll be previewing 3 brand new shows with us at Paper Dress..

    Deleted Scenes: Student sketch comedy as good as it comes. Watch London’s finest sketch troupe UCL Revue present you their finest material, all of it absolutely blockbuster-worthy.

    Pilot: An improvised sitcom is the latest brainchild of one of the UK’s best student improv troupes. This self-devised, never-before-seen format promises to deliver story-lines and characters you WISH you could binge-watch for hours.

    Stand-Ups: Come watch our very best stand-ups lead you through this night of comedy. They’re all up-and-coming on the London circuit and boast many a competition win.

    More info and RSVP to the Facebook event page here!


    Penny & The Pounds, P.M. Warson, Grifter Kid & All Souled Out!

    Sat 20 Jul

    7:45 pm

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    Funk & Soul Special! A mid-Summer evening headlined by our favourite funky party starters Penny And The Pounds plus special guests PM Warson Music and an opening set from Grifter Kid And The Midnight Raiders.

    After the live music DJ Perri Kaye will be spinning vintage vinyl all night long with Soul, Funk & Disco classics till 3am

    Fun and funky Stax, Motown and Chess covers band, purveyors of arm-waving, foot-stomping, bum-shaking soul and blues classics from the 60s and 70s!

    Slowdance with your betty to PM Warson, who channels the likes of the Atlantic, Excello and Chess soul and blues sides from the ‘50s and ‘60s, with an outlook for the modern age…


    Jazzy blues and alt country 4 piece featuring…
    Karl Theobald – Guitar , Vocals
    Nigel Woolston – Saxophone, Clarinet, Harmonica, Vocals
    Rowan Lambourne – Gibbs – Double Bass, Vocals
    Russell Marsh – Piano

    Plus ALL SOULED OUT club night with Perri Kaye till 3am!

    If old soul and disco music is you thing then All Souled Out is for you. Expect to hear music from the 60s, 70s, 80s. Plenty of Motown classics, southern soul gold from Stax records. Plus all the disco classics you could ever want to get you dancing all night long

    RSVP to the Facebook event page and invite your friends here!

    Bombo’s Cuban Carnival Night

    Fri 19 Jul

    7:30 pm


    A tropical carnival dance night ft Orchestra Bombo, an unstoppable express train of energy, mixing traditional Cuban street carnival sounds with Afro-Cuban folklore, funk and timba. This ten-piece band features heavy percussion, vocals, trumpets and bass.

    The evening will kick-off with a Cuban carnival dance class with the amazing Luanda Pau and a live carnival procession in the local area. As well as live music, the night will be pulsating with vintage Cuban and tropical music expertly selected by Hamish Orr.

    Dance Class: 7.30 – 8.30. All levels welcome
    Price: Live Gig only £8 (advance) £10 (on the door). Live gig ​plus​ dance class £15 (advance) £20 (on the door)​.​

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    Youtube Clips of Orchestra Bombo

    RSVP to the Facebook event page and invite your friends here!

    The Purple Lights, Them Things, Hurtling, Lara Smiles

    Thu 18 Jul

    7:45 pm


    Cut + Paste announce the single launch party for The Purple Lights.

    Taking place at Paper Dress Vintage!! To celebrate the release of their new single, ‘Lake’, out on Our Road Records, July 12th!!

    Plus special guests..

    Them Things
    Lara Smiles

    Experience Purple Lights alt. rock offering, with hints of reggae and a sprinkling of pop. This is what happens when Vampire Weekend meet Reginald Omas Mamode IVs, in a surge of Loopstation magic and Afrobeat wig-outs, in this “glorious havoc of sound,” Louder Than War.


    Them Things bring their own brand of noise pop, straight from alternate realities, straight out of Newcastle. Experience the dazzling and psychedelic as they set you free on this cosmic journey of loss, destruction, yearning and psych rock healing.
    “ravishingly turbulent and uncompromisingly visceral” Bitter Sweet Symphonies


    Lara Smiles unleashes a mesmerising alt. rock sound meshed with an electronic psych grit, as she crafts a sound both infectious and enchanting. Expect the vibrant and uplifting grooves, reminiscent of ESG, with the merged with the mesmerising impact of Karen ‘O’ and Yeah Yeah Yeahs.
    “Electro Pop Alchemist,” NME


    £5 OTD

    Early Bird Tix:

    Flyer design:
    Tom Shelton