war on drugs
March 4, 2015, No comments

Nicholas L. Balfe reviews The War on Drugs after their three sold-out shows at the Brixton Academy  After nine years of hard graft, The War On Drugs have finally graduated from [...]

Lara Lee singing on The Voice. Photo credit: BBC

Brixton Lara battles on The Voice this Saturday

March 2, 2015, No comments

It’s the final battle stage of BBC’s The Voice and this weekend Brixton-based Lara Lee will go head-to-head with Kim Alvord for a place in ...

Lara Lee from Brixton performs on BBC One The Voice

Brixton music news – March 2015

March 2, 2015, No comments

Co Arts Editor Barney Evison rounds up the latest music news from our corner of South London. Local dance legends Basement Jaxx narrowly missed baggin ...

Bobby, by Ally Welensky

The Severed Limb: We will busk anywhere!

February 23, 2015, 2 Comments

“I was washing dishes in a restaurant when singer Imelda May called asking us to support her at the Royal Albert Hall!” Bobby from Brixton-based b ...

  • The Severed Limb at The Windmill. Photography by Petra Gent
    The Severed Limb at The Windmill, Brixton
    February 22, 2015, No comments

    The Severed Limb 7in single Launch Party by Petra Gent  The Windmill, Brixton, continues to be one of London’s gems in terms of independent live music venues. With events on most [...]

  • Steelism play at Windmill Brixton. Photo credit: Richard Pearmain
    Review: Steelism at Windmill Brixton
    February 20, 2015, No comments

    At Steelism’s Windmill gig last night, our reviewer Richard Pearmain discovers a Nashville band that’s far from the usual country rock. When they’re not busy playing with Nashville starlet Caitlin Rose, Jeremy Fetzer [...]

  • Photo credit: Richard Pearmain
    Gig review: Blindness at the Windmill
    February 4, 2015, No comments

    Our gig reviewer Richard Pearmain braved the cold to take in the Windmill’s latest show. The first London snow of the winter didn’t deter the hardy perennials from heading down [...]