Category Archives: Music

The Old Blue Last

The Old Blue Last, Great Eastern Street, London. The Old Blue Last is a pub and live music venue in East London run by Vice. It hosts ‘forward-thinking’ bands and DJs every night (usually for free) and is the epitome … Continue reading

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The Stow Festival

The Stow Festival, Walthamstow, London. The very first Stow Festival took place at the end of September, showcasing local musical talent in many venues across E17. Here, Wagon Tales and Peppercornrent performed at Ye Olde Rose & Crown. I moved … Continue reading

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Band on the Wall

Band on the Wall, Norther Quarter, Manchester. This popular venue hosts an eclectic mix of music through live gigs, DJ sets and club nights. Band on the Wall was forced to close in 2005 as the building was in a … Continue reading

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Cafe Oto

Cafe Oto, Dalston, London. This lovely little place not only serves as a cafe but as a performance space aiming to ‘provide a home for creative music that exists out of the mainstream’, which makes Dalston, the alternative and cool … Continue reading

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100 Club

The 100 Club, Oxford Street, London. The legendary live music venue has been home to thousands of bands over the past 60 years and has seen the likes of The Sex Pistols, The Rolling Stones and even Louis Armstrong pass … Continue reading

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