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Soup Kitchen flyer for Big Thank You Party
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February 20, 2017, No comments

Tuesday 21  Brixton Jamm Italian rap phenomena Luche and Guè Pequeno playing live in London together for the first time ever. Once again HIP HOP ITALIA has the honour to […]

GALA Festival returns – lessons learned

February 14, 2017, No comments

GALA Festival 2016 was an ambitious attempt to create a completely independent music, food and drink festival in Brockwell Park. But not everything we ...

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Windrush Square to host unveiling of war memorial to black soldiers who fought for Britain

February 6, 2017, 1 Comment

Details, including an RAF fly-past, have been announced of the high-profile unveiling of the memorial to Black Commonwealth servicemen and women who f ...

Jak Beula in Windrush Square

Date fixed for memorial to recognise Black servicemen and women

December 14, 2016, Comments Off on Date fixed for memorial to recognise Black servicemen and women

A memorial to Black Caribbean and African Commonwealth soldiers who fought in the first and second world wars is to be erected in Brixton next year on ...

  • Claptone flyer
    What’s on in and around Brixton 29 November – 6 December
    November 29, 2016, Comments Off on What’s on in and around Brixton 29 November – 6 December

    Tuesday 29 Upstairs at the Ritzy Hail a Taxi Driver and head for the Godfather of all quizzes. With questions from the world of film and no limits on team size. For A Few Dollars […]

  • Laid Bare album launch Upstairs at the Ritzy
    November 28, 2016, Comments Off on Laid Bare album launch Upstairs at the Ritzy

    This Wednesday, ‘Upstairs at the Ritzy’ is hosting an album launch for one of my favourite live music promotors in London. I have been to many Laid Bare Live events in a variety of South London’s finest music ven ...

  • Big Apple Brixton
    Return to the Roof … It’s Big Apple Brixton
    October 29, 2016, 3 Comments

    The next incarnation of the Popes Road rooftop, previously home to the South Pole Saloon and Brixton Beach Boulevard, is “Big Apple Brixton”. Once again you’re promised an “immersive production”. […]

  • Delores William with Mambo founder Gerry Lyseight
    Brixton Calling: The Mambo’s dead. Long live Mambista!
    October 25, 2016, Comments Off on Brixton Calling: The Mambo’s dead. Long live Mambista!

    It’s 20 years since Brixton’s famous Mambo Inn closed its doors. Delores William takes a trip down memory with founder and DJ Gerry Lyseight. The Mambo, based at the Loughborough Hotel closed […]

  • Jumpin Jack Frost
    Oxjam is back in Brixton – great cause, much music, little money
    October 7, 2016, Comments Off on Oxjam is back in Brixton – great cause, much music, little money

    Now in its seventh year, Oxjam Brixton music festival is a multi-venue showcase of homegrown artists from across the music spectrum in support of Oxfam GB, the charity that has […]