Tag: Alabama 3

Alabama 3’s Larry Love on Brixton, Brexit and beer

Brixton is becoming a home for creative opposition to Brexit. Alabama 3's Larry Love is planning to write a theme tune for Clarkshaw Brewery’s Brexit-bashing...

Club 414 to host Mosaic Clubhouse fundraiser

Many top musicians, poets and DJs are signed up for an event to raise funds for and awareness of Brixton’s Mosaic Clubhouse. Organised by Bryan...

Brixton: The party years

Nick Buglione continues a journey through time with his recollections of Brixton – this month, the nineties Embed from Getty Images Au revoir the 1980s, bonjour...

Local musicians and celebs unite to save Half Moon Pub

A pop-up music festival in support of the Half Moon Pub saw local musicians take to the streets of Herne Hill. Campaigner Peter Blair reports on...

Festival to save The Half Moon pub

This Saturday (5th March) local residents and live music fans will protest the closure of The Half Moon pub in Herne Hill as a music...

Brixton music news for July 2015

Co Arts Editor Barney Evison rounds up the latest music news from our corner of South London. Brixton Fightback gig was a stonker, raises £1.5k Our...

Review: Brixton Fightback fundraiser gig at Electric Brixton

Our gig reviewer and photographer Petra Gent went along Electric Brixton to see Fat White Family and Alabama 3 play at the Fightback Brixton...

Brixton music news for June 2015

Co Arts Editor Barney Evison rounds up the latest music news from our corner of South London. Fat White Family and Alabama 3 headline Brixton...

“Brixton Fightback” benefit concert for housing campaigners

A huge benefit concert is being held in Brixton next week to raise funds for local housing campaigners. “Brixton Fightback: a benefit for social housing”,...

Brixton music news for April 2015

Co Arts Editor Barney Evison rounds up the latest music news from our corner of South London. Local band Alabama 3 - the guys behind the theme...

Interview: The Best In Brixton – Aurora Dawn

This Bank Holiday's Best in Brixton Festival will be offering a multitude of entertainment: music and food to fire-spinning and spoken word. Brixton Blog caught up...

BEST IN BRIXTON Bank Holiday Extravaganza @ Brixton Jamm

This bank holiday Sunday and Monday Brixton Jamm will once again host the 'Best in Brixton Festival'. Last year the festival managed to raise £10,000 for a Brixton...

Musical ‘Walk of Fame’ proposed for Brixton

Brixton's rich musical history could be immortalised in a 'Walk of Fame', if proposals by Lambeth Councillor Steve Bradley are taken up. Cllr Bradley wants...

Bank Holiday grooves at Electric Social

There are some corking nights coming up this weekend in Brixton to see in the Bank Holiday, including the inimitable Alabama 3 and Congo Natty at...

Kids’ playgrounds help prevent riots, says Basement Jaxx Felix

By Tim Dickens, Editor Protecting playgrounds will “help stop riots,” says Basement Jaxx man Felix Buxton. The Brixton-based DJ will join a raft of musicians this...

The Weekend Ahead in Brixton (plus a Thursday)

Thursday: Brixton-based hip hop collective, The Illersapiens, are back for their monthly residency Soul Jam! at the Ritzy Cinema. Friday: Another, more established Brixton band...