London club night How Does It Feel To Be Loved? throws a party in a VR recreation of The Canterbury Arms pub in Brixton, playing indie pop, northern soul and 60s girl groups.
We will be running the club live at The Phoenix in central London, streaming the audio to our page in Mixlr, and also streaming the audio to our pub in Altspace. Everything you hear tonight is being played live at The Phoenix.
Tonight is our 20th birthday party!
Belle & Sebastian * Dusty Springfield * The Magnetic Fields * Love * Orange Juice * The Ronettes * The Ramones * Aztec Camera * Beach Boys * Buzzcocks * The Supremes * The Cure * The Temptations * Velvet Underground * Felt * The Shangri-Las * Allo Darlin' * Otis Redding * The Field Mice * Dexys Midnight Runners * Camera Obscura * The Four Tops * The Go-Betweens * Tammi Terrell * Jens Lekman * Jonathan Richman * Le Tigre * Pat Powdrill * The Sea Urchins * Sleater-Kinney * Os Mutantes * Neutral Milk Hotel * The Left Banke * The Associates * Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
The Canterbury Arms now features an exhibition of David Bowie photographs. David was born a few minutes walk away from the pub.
All of our virtual dance parties are archived on our Mixcloud page.
“Legendary indie club” - NME
“Much-loved indie pop institution” - The Quietus
"With a decade of great nights under its belt How Does it Feel to Be Loved? is one of London's most enduring and influential underground indie get-togethers." - Flavorpill
"This hugely popular night knows there are few better ways to enter the new year than with a soundtrack of classic sixties soul and the most danceworthy janglepop and shimmering indie tunes." - Time Out London