World premiere at Brixton’s San Mei gallery

The wonderful San Mei Gallery on Loughborough Road will host an exciting sound event on Friday 22 October. It is presented by Tangram – a movement...

Disco Heaven at Electric Brixton

Medya Gungor relives a night to remember at the Brixton Disco Festival For those who weren’t at this year’s Brixton Disco Festival, I can assure...

Rock for Refugees at Off The Cut

Local community group Herne Hill Welcomes Refugees (HHWR) has received Home Office approval for its application to host a second refugee family. To help raise...

Festival season over? Not with Brixton’s disco inferno

It’s time to get your groove on at this year’s Brixton Disco Festival. Medya Gungor reports If all of the “back-to-normal” September socialising hasn’t got...

Cross The Tracks 2021: a soulful summer send off

After an August of grey skies, the sun beamed down on Brockwell for the first weekend of September. The final day of the Brockwell...

A union of independent artists in Brockwell Park

Alisdair Grice previews tomorrow’s Wide Awake Festival Modern festivals can often lean too far into corporate money grabs, boasting a phenomenal line up let down...

Don Letts to release new compilation album of dub covers

Culture Clash Radio presenter Don Letts is releasing a compilation album next month featuring dub covers and remixes of famous songs.  The Brixton-born DJ, filmmaker...

GALA 2021: a weekend to remember

Medya Gungor celebrates the return of unrestricted festivals Falling just over a week after all restrictions in England had officially been lifted, there wasn’t a...

Something old, something new, for the local jazz scene

A new “after work” jazz club featuring DJs playing cutting edge music kicks off tonight (29 July) at Jamm on Brixton Road, with street...

Let The Brixton Chamber Orchestra put a smile on your face

https://youtu.be/nTIxA5fV6aI Smiling faces, delicious food and glorious live music ranging from grime to Bartók, via Riverdance and disco – ALL FOR FREE! It must be...

Brockwell Park festivals offer slots to young Lambeth musicians

Two Brockwell Park festivals are offering aspiring musicians the chance to be on their line-ups this summer. Mighty Hoopla and Cross The Tracks have...

Skunk Anansie To Play 25th Anniversary Show At Brixton Academy in...

Skunk Anansie have announced the rescheduled dates for their 25th anniversary tour, including a homecoming show at Brixton Academy in March 2022. The alt-rockers celebrated...

Music, politics and Brixton – an unbeatable combination at The Ritzy

Now showing at the Ritzy is Summer of Soul, a documentary set in Harlem, New York, but with great relevance for Brixton. Simone Richardson went...

Meet BMC Radio – A Brixton based community radio show

Brixton Music Community Radio is a community radio station that was started over lockdown.  The radio was set up by a group of local DJs,...

black midi to play EFG London Jazz Festival

black midi will play the Southbank Centre this autumn as part of a collaboration between the EFG London Jazz Festival and Pitchfork Music Festival. The...

First Brixton Performs Festival to host top comics

The first Brixton Performs Festival on 28 July will see venues all over Brixton host live South London comedy and music. The Brixton Business Improvement...

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Dynamic duo host reggae at the Ritzy

Lockdown may have seen the end of The Sisters of Reggae, but two of them – Shirley Slattery and Debbie Golt – are sticking...

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