Crush 004 – LGBTQIA+

A DIY and not for profit party with a sole focus of bringing together a safe and fun space – any profit will be reinvested into the next event with any surplus going to an LGBTQIA+ charity

Starting with an open mic session to spotlight local queer talents and then the DJs will heat up the dancefloor.

8-9pm – open mic
9.15pm – 2am – DJs


sexy roy (they/them) is a DJ and experimental producer from Birmingham and part of the Selextorhood community. An interest in sound culture, social space and deep listening sits at the heart of their practice, which calls for softer-spaces and alternative club environments for those who might not ordinarily be present in these contexts.

Auracul (she/her) creates a truly immersive and transcendent experience for her audience. Her ability to captivate and engage her listeners sets her apart, and her eclectic taste and boundary-pushing style has already earned her a dedicated fanbase. Recognised as a dynamic and innovative DJ who is making waves in the underground electronic music scene, Auracul embodies the spirit of creativity and pushes the boundaries of conventional sound with her genre-blurring DJ sets.

KaraKat (she/her) is a Birmingham based DJ, influenced by her Fijian heritage and home roots. Her set will be filled with jungle, bass, techno and footwork flavours, guaranteeing you a fun-filled night. Having supported artists such as Jyoty, Midland and Addison Groove, exciting times are ahead for KaraKat.

kzen (she/they) is a resident DJ at CRUSH. She is inspired by seeking bliss in the rave, channelling dancefloor moments where body and sound are one. Drawn to hypnotic rhythms with unexpected twists, she selects across techno, bass, breaks and juicy club sounds that move beyond genre boundaries.


Please note: our tickets include an optional £1 or £2 donation, which will be used toward investing in greater accessibility for wheelchair users at our events, as well as to pay our door staff, security and guest DJs. We also welcome donations on the door.

**Thank you to everyone who has donated on the door, on our crowdfunder, and thank you also to everyone who plans to do so when they next can!**

Otherwise it is free before 9.30, £4 afterwards.