Tag: live

Paul Weller plays Hyde Park

Ok, he's not the headliner, but for all you Weller obsessives, Paul Weller has been added to the bill for the Kings of Leon gigs at Hyde Park. He's down as 'special guest', with the gigs said to be his 'only UK shows for the remainder of 2011'. Indeed, he's […]

London International Ska Festival

If you're in the mood for some vintage Jamaican sounds, the London International Ska Festival could be for you. Taking place at The Clapham Grand Theatre, St.Johns Hill, Clapham Junction in London, the dates are 21st-24th April 2011, with a mix of big-name DJs and of course, plenty of live […]

A Little Mixed Up alldayer

Not until June, but advance warning of the forthcoming A Little Mixed Up alldayer. This time, the event from the Double Breasted fanzine folk works its way south from Scotland down to London, taking place on 18th June 2011 and offering a mix of Scottish mod bands (who don't play […]

Blues Kitchen's Big Night Out

Interesting event coming up in London – The Blues Kitchen's Big Night Out. The Camden club is heading to Highbury for one night, with two floors of vintage Rhythm n Blues until 2am. Live acts are The Pretty Things, Pete Molinari, Son Of Dave, The Fabulous Penetrators, King Salami & […]

New Untouchables Live at the 100 Club

Looks like the financial problems are the 100 Club are now sorted (without resorting to some kind of hippy commune arranagement), so events are now being scheduled for the year. That includes the newly-launched New Untouchables Live at the 100 Club. The 'live' but is the most important word there, […]

Dumplins ska night in London

A mix of live music and DJs – and all for free at Dumplins at the Horatia in London. It's a ska night, with two lives bands – the Cabstars and The Estimators, plus DJ Trojan Pete playing 'Highly Flamable Ska, Rocksteady and Early Reggae'. The launch night is on […]

Carousel night in London

A new night is launching in London, courtesy of Tim 'Mind Yuh Business' Keenoy, going by the name of Carousel. The first night is on Saturday 29th January 2011 at The Half Moon, 10 Half Moon Lane, London SE24 9HU with ska band The Topcats playing live and direct with […]

Ronnie Spector – UK shows

If you didn't know already, Ronnie Spector is in the UK soon for some shows, probably with a Christmas twist. Why? Well, because the ex-Ronette (and ex-Mrs Spector) has a Christmas record out around the same time called Ronnie's Spector's Best Christmas Ever and of course, it's nearly Christmas. Oh […]