Time to get back on track with Brixton’s unique live music

Alisdair Grice celebrates New Year and Brixton’s unique mix of live music – let’s all resolve to get out there and (safely) fill the...

In tune with Brixton …

As the Brixton Chamber Orchestra continues its tour of local housing estates, Simone Richardson meets marketing manager Silas Armstrong and more of the many...

Pub piano, rap and drag

Alisdair Grice picks the top gigs in Brixton for the coming weeks Warmduscher Presents: Magic Betty's Pub Piano-a-Long When: 16 December Where: The Windmill What: Post punk offcuts...

Brixton – from Tufty Club to the Fridge

Musician and DJ Alberto Umbridge discusses a bygone Brixton with Simone Richardson, along with the allure of Congolese music, and how lockdown prompted him...

Brixton’s very own orchestra needs your help

An evening of sublime music and superb images backed up by free beer and rum last night (4 November) launched the latest phase in...

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...

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New Soothsayers single out Friday

Brixton music collective Soothsayers have teamed up for an exciting project with New York-born, São Paulo-based producer-engineer-bassist, Victor Rice, and some of Brazil’s top...

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