Headway

About

Headway is Dundee’s current longest running house & techno night which takes place at intimate 350 capacity venue The Reading Rooms, Blackscroft, Dundee DD4 6AS.

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Residents Andy Barton, Graeme Binnie, Neil Clark and Bruce Anderson have been running Headway consistently for over 12 years and have played alongside many great names in the scene such as Green Velvet, Robert Hood, Bicep, Daniel Avery, Skream, Joy Orbison, Pan-Pot, Ame, Jeremy Underground, DJ Sneak, Derrick Carter, Josh Wink, Ben Sims, Jackmaster, KiNK, Levon Vincent, Carl Craig, Gary Beck, Alan Fitzpatrick, Artwork, Mind Against, Dave Clarke, Ivan Smagghe, Boddika, Timo Maas, Funk D’Void, Fergie, Yousef, Paul Woolford, Ralph Lawson, Tom Middleton, Silicone Soul, Harvey McKay, Argy, D’Julz, Will Saul, Pedro, Burnski, Brett Johnson, FC Kahuna and more.

They have played at various places, most notably Rockness in Inverness, The Rhumba Festival of House in Dundee, The Sub Club / La Cheetah / Saint Judes / Chambre 69 / Substanz Underground in Glasgow, Cabaret Voltaire in Edinburgh, The Ice Factory in Perth, The Waterfront in Arbroath, The Zoo Project in Ibiza, Riffraff in Middlesbrough and had a mix broadcast live on Radio 1.

Here are a few quotes over the years from some of our guests:

“It’s a really, really unique building, that used to be an old public library which was transformed into an intimate bar and live music venue. Well, the night went off, it was truly a magical, fun evening with people going ballistic…”
– Josh Wink

(Taken from Josh broadcasting his set in Dundee on Ibiza Sonica Radio for Headway’s 7th Birthday: http://www.club-headway.co.uk/Josh_Wink_On_Headway_2011.mp3 )

“Thank you, Dundee! Awesome night at The Reading Rooms! #techyes”
– Green Velvet

“Cheers Dundee, what a night~ i shall return”
– DJ Sneak

“Loved being back at the Reading Rooms last night. Smashing little club with a Top crowd! #dundee”
“The @thereadingrooms Dundee was pure fire, absolutely love coming to play there.”
– Gary Beck

“Thank you Headway / Dundee… the people were so nice, that I was inspired to play… I made so many friends, what a pleasure to play in Scotland again!”
– KiNK

“Thank you Dundeeeeee, absolutley top night!!!”
– Pan-Pot

“Thanks for the crazy rave up Reading rooms. That was mental. You bunch of loons.”
– Alan Fitzpatrick

“That was amazing”
– Levon Vincent

“Another cracking weekend! Huge Thx to all @ Headway… Here’s a clip from Friday in Scotland, crazy party!” http://youtu.be/fBTcVAOdhmM
– Ben Sims

“YES DUNDEE!” https://instagram.com/p/7iOIzjJDia/
– Bicep

“Great small club in Dundee called @thereadingrooms  fun night and good energy. Thanks all “
– Boddika

“Thank you Dundee @thereadingrooms ….: you were fucking amazing! New one sounded tasty last night 🙂 Dundee you were next level! https://www.instagram.com/p/BBb9kNiNBUo/
“Basically, I fucking love Scotland… Honestly nowhere in the world can compete with a Scottish crowd!”
“Dundee gang,You was next level, honestly NEXT LEVEL! Thank you”
– Skream

“Dundee, that was nuts. Thank you xx @thereadingrooms
– Daniel Avery

“Thank you Dundee”
– Mind Against

“Thank you Dundee!” https://www.instagram.com/p/BSn3FaoAIUR/?taken-by=jeremyunderground
– Jeremy Underground