About: The Scala is a venue for a wide variety of contemporary sounds through the week. Over 2 floors, they host breakbeat DJs, live gigs, Latino nights and also a gay night every Friday. Cards are accepted behind the bars.
London's best gig venues The Scala was once a cinema, you know. Now it is the host of various club nights, art events and, importantly for this list, concerts. It is large enough to attract big names in music but it is also small enough to provide one of the most intimate live music environments you’re likely to see an international band in.