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Every Friday: Underground – Non-Stop/Indie/New Wave/Post-Punk/Britpop Dance Party

Friday, October 31st – Halloween – Cemetry Gates {2 Floors} with Smiths/Morrissey Convention and Underground

Shadowplay Halloween Scream! (Photos)

The dead rose last Saturday at Shadowplay’s Halloween Scream party sponsored by cult horror legends Full Moon Features. The evening included a costume contest where winning ghouls took home amazing Full Moon prizes, including a Puppet Master X replica.  Thank you to Full Moon for making our Halloween dreams come true!  You can win even more Full Moon prize packs this Halloween at the Grand Star  at Club Underground’s party Cemetry Gates, a co-production with the Smiths / Morrissey Convention.  Shadowplay is a darkwave, synth pop, new wave dance party held every fourth Saturday of the month with DJs Diana, Lawrence, and Grimm Beatz. Check out the Full Moon reel at the end of this post and visit www.FullMoonStreaming.com to watch any Full Moon film anywhere, anytime!

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Halloween Horrors in LA’s Chinatown

October is finally here and L.A. ghouls should be excited because we have two Halloween parties this year!  Mark your calendars for Shadowplay on Saturday, October 25 and Cemetry Gates, a two-floor club spectacular co-presented by Club Underground and The Smiths/Morrissey Convention. Both parties will take place in Chinatown at the Grand Star Jazz Club.


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Friday, October 31st (HALLOWEEN NITE), join UNDERGROUND & THE SMITHS/MORRISSEY CONVENTION for CEMETRY GATES Haunted Halloween Extravaganza! Upstairs room ALL Smiths & Morrissey and downstairs Club Underground’s Brit Pop, New Wave, Indie Dance Party! Costume contest with cash prizes & giveaways courtesy of The Grand Star, Full Moon Features, Smiths/Morrissey Convention & Underground! DJs Diana (Underground), Alex (Transistor), Larry G. (Underground) and Ray (Smiths/Moz Convention) spinning all night. Info / RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1554603174763294/


Saturday, October 25, kick off Halloween early at Shadowplay’s Halloween Scream party upstairs at the Grand Star. Sponsored by Full Moon Features & Charles Band, the evening will include giveaways: DVDs (some double/triple features), t-shirts, SIGNED posters by Charles Band and for our costume contest GRAND PRIZE, a Puppet Master X replica doll valued at $200-500. DJs Grimm Beatz (Bell Tower Bats), Diana and Lawrence (Underground), spinning darkwave, goth, 80s, post-punk, synth pop, new wave and more. Macabre projections, roaming photos, and a live performance TBA.



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Shadowplay is back Saturday, July 26th and we are celebrating our 1 year anniversary with DJ sets, live music and giveaways!

Performing Live:

Terminal A
{LA duo whose five-song EP was just released on Records Ad Nauseam}

DJ Grimm Beatz (Bell Tower Bats)
DJ Diana (Underground)
DJ Lawrence (Underground)

Spinning the likes of: Siouxsie and the Banshees, Sisters of Mercy, Xmal Deutschland, The Cure, Fad Gadget, Love & Rockets, Chameleons, Virgin Prunes, Cocteau Twins, Miss Kittin, Lords of the New Church, The Cramps, Killing Joke, The Knife, Ladytron, Bauhaus, Tones On Tail, Echo & The Bunnymen, Alien Sex Fiend, Christian Death, Nina Hagen, Clan of Xymox, Lene Lovich, Soft Cell, Visage, plus much more Darkwave, Synth, Goth, and New Wave

21+ // $7 // RSVP $5 // 10PM

**To RSVP, join the event page on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1442792785988042


$4 Vodka drinks before 11PM // $4 Selected Beers all night


943 N Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Grand Star is located across Broadway from the Chinatown stop on the Gold Line. Check the Metro schedule – trains run late on Saturday nights. There’s also lots of street parking available.

**Presented by Club Underground Los Angeles, Shadowplay is every 4th Saturday of the month at Grand Star Jazz Club**

INDIE(pen)DANCE PARTY 4th of July {{UNDERGROUND}} Peter Murphy Tix / Amoeba Giveaways!


It’s a 4th of July Indie(pen)Dance Party this Friday, July 4th at Underground! Let’s shine like fireworks on the light up dance floor. This week we celebrate with an extra dose of American artists: Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, Strokes, James Brown, Ramones, White Stripes, Supremes, Blondie + the sounds of Motown and beyond! Get ready for non-stop Brit Pop, New Wave, Post-Punk & Indie this Friday down at the Underground!

GIVEAWAYS this week include Amoeba Records gift/discount cards, Underground collector posters and tickets to see Peter Murphy at the El Rey (July 5th). Contest will be held at midnight. Must be present to win!!

Late Night Happy Hour & Underground Themed-Drinks!
FREE entry until 10PM w/ RSVP (Join the Event Page)




unknown pleasures joy division night dj diana meehan lawrence

Underground invites you to join us in celebrating the 35th Anniversary (yes, 35th) of JOY DIVISION’s debut album, UNKNOWN PLEASURES (released 15 June 1979)! A very special Joy Division photo booth will be set up for your new profile picture.

Lose Control and get ready for some Disorder as Underground’s Transmission will be set on maximum Joy Division, as well as the bands they influenced (New Order, The Smiths, Interpol, Editors, etc) and were influence by along the way. Plus Underground’s usual dosage of Brit Pop, New Wave, Post-Punk & Indie!

Late Night Happy Hour & Underground Themed-Drinks!
FREE entry until 10PM w/ RSVP (Join the Event Page)
-$5 after w/ RSVP (Either here https://www.facebook.com/events/782145175149313/ or via the website RSVP link above)
-$8 all night w/out RSVP (so be sure to rsvp)

{{Club Underground DJs}}
-Larry G.

943 N Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90012

EVERY Friday at Grand Star Jazz Club

Twitter @clubunderground
RSVP/Email : clubundergroundla@gmail.com

Siouxsie Nite


We’re celebrating Siouxsie Sioux’s birthday this week! Dress in your gothic best and “Dazzle” us on the dance floor as Underground DJs spin the best of Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Creatures and much more, including the best Post-Punk, New Wave Brit Pop and Indie tunes around.

UNDERGROUND – Memorial Weekend Kick Off Party & Tribute Nite

Amy memorial Day

In honor of Memorial Day Weekend, Underground pays homage to artists and bands that are no longer with us. Featuring The Smiths, Amy Winehouse, Ian Curtis/Joy Division, Elastica, Ramones, Supergrass, Soft Cell, Siouxsie & The Banshees, Marc Bolan, Lush, James Brown, Oasis, The Clash/Joe Strummer, The Cardigans, The Jam & many more. Plus, we will have a special slide show and poster featuring those who are gone but not forgotten.

Also, we will be celebrating Underground DJ Diana’s birthday! Happy birthday to Moz and Siouxsie this week too!

New Wave vs Indie + Underground Theme Drinks!


Underground invites you to head on down to Chinatown and join us for a night filled with fun, friends, great tunes and drink specials! Last Friday night was a ball! Big thank you to all that made the night so much fun! New drink specials/menu launches this week and perfectly themed to fit the bands/songs that we love!

Examples include:
This Charming Cran (Vodka & Cranberry)
Blur (Long Island Iced Tea)
Champagne Supernova (Champagne + more)
Jarvis Cocker ( Rum & Coke)
Personal Jesus (White Russian)

Dance to your New Wave & Indie favs – The Smiths, Blur, Interpol, Joy Division, Depeche Mode, The Strokes, The Cure, Pulp, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Duran Duran, New Order, Suede, Belle & Sebastian, Elastica, Talking Heads, Soft Cell, Gang of Four, The Jam, Pet Shop Boys, Devo, Siouxise & The Banshees, Saint Etienne, Blondie, Oasis, Bauhaus, OMD, Supergrass, The Go-Go’s & More!


Dance & Sing along with the common (and not so common) people this Friday down at the Underground! LA’s cutest crowd, drink specials, great DJs, a lovely patio and non-stop fun this FRIDAY! Underground presents a night filled with the sounds of New Wave + Britpop + Electropop + Indie + Post Punk + Dance + More

A big thank you to all of those that made it out this past Friday nigh! Be on the lookout for pics from the past few weeks – our uploading machine was in the shop (or just lazy) and it’s all better now! Look for your pics & tag your friends! Oh and let us know if you need to reserve a table-they go quickly.