Westival will welcome Brixton to Wales this summer

As festivals all over the UK sell out on hopes of a Covid-free summer and many yearn to travel, Medya Gungor hears from the...

Agile Rabbit hosts online jazz

Brixton Village pizza favourite and Herne Hill restaurant Agile Rabbit are organising a jazz concert on Wednesday (3 February) at 8 pm. The set...

Busking from Barcelona to Brixton

Simone Richardson meets Brixton resident and busker Francisco Javier Perez Francisco Javier Perez – Javi to his friends and fans – has busked all over...

Lockdown songs from a Brixton flat

Singer-songwriter Josiah Mortimer wrote and recorded an EP while locked down in his Brixton flat. Released tomorrow (29 January), This Town pays tribute to heroes the pandemic,...

‘My goal is to inspire people’

Brixton feels like home to musician Wayne Trevieno Thomas – and not just because it's where, before lockdown, he sold his work. He explained why to...

Pictures from the heart and soul of London

Striking images from landmark Brixton venues are among many in a project chronicling the effect of lockdowns on London’s music scene. Photographer Alex Amorós’ 40 Music...

Magic music and a Brixton Christmas

Whatever kind of music you love, Brixton uses it it to lift your spirits … Simone Richardson loves it all From its own chamber orchestra,...

A year of lockdown music

Dave Randall looks back at his Blog Albums of the Week, tracing sadness, rage and creativity During this year’s lockdowns I had the pleasure of...

£10K lifeline for Windmill Brixton

The Windmill, Brixton’s unique music venue, has received £10,000 from the Music Venue Trust (MVT) to help it stay alive in the pandemic. It is...

Brixton Chamber Orchestra Xmas tour dates

The Brixton Chamber Orchestra is to repeat the success of its summer tour of Lambeth with its third Christmas tour. This time there will be...

Album of the week: We Are Many by Soothsayers

Each week our music editor Dave Randall picks an album (with a local connection) you need to hear … We Are Many by Soothsayers https://youtu.be/leIs2DjIUd4 It seems...

Save The Windmill! auction opens tomorrow

Much loved local venue the Windmill Brixton launches a fundraising rock & roll auction tomorrow (1 December). All proceeds will go directly to the venue...

Album of the week: Too Bold by Shingai

Each week our music editor Dave Randall picks an album (with a local connection) you need to hear … Too Bold by Shingai https://youtu.be/H5q-8VzqHF0 Shingai Shoniwa has...

Album of the week: Shotgun by Junior Walker and...

Each week our music editor Dave Randall picks an album (with a local connection) you need to hear … https://youtu.be/RD8thymsFZY I’m sure many of you watched Steve...

Venue campaign places Windmill Brixton on danger list

The outstanding and much loved Windmill Brixton has been named as one of six London venues in imminent danger of permanent closure. Announcing its Traffic...

Album of the week: Data X Change by...

Each week our music editor Dave Randall picks an album (with a local connection) you need to hear … https://youtu.be/oCgFTmDOWtU The bad news is that lockdown...

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You can’t go through hell alone …

Gargie Ahmad watched the Black Men’s Consortium and Tony Cealy perform Kwame and The Lockdown – keeping up the conversation about Black men’s mental health After a...