Tom Du Croz from LondonGigGuide selects five small/medium gigs around town this week.
Monday 14 July
Davina & The Vagabonds, The Half Moon, Putney
Listen to Davina & The Vagabonds here. Beautiful music to mooch to! The band are over from their home in Minnesota on a UK tour taking in Birmingham, Edinburgh and Newcastle. Tonight you can listen to their blues tunes at The Half Moon in Putney. @DavinaVagabonds, @HalfMoonPutney
Thursday 17 July
Diaz, Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen, Shoreditch
Friday 18 July
Dead Flowers & Joe Innes & The Cavalcade, The Gallery Cafe, Bethnal Green
This week’s double bill. Dead Flowers: this man’s voice is pure gravelly gold! This track is from his debut album which was written while travelling from New York to Montreal. Joe Innes & The Cavalcade: the band recently released an EP called Brian, I’m a genius too, which you can hear on their SoundCloud page. @thedeadflowers, @joeinnes, @The_GalleryCafe
Saturday 19 July
Smiling Ivy, Hootananny, Brixton
An explosive and outspoken band from Sheffield. Their tracks are political and pack a punch. This is from their Tastefully Disgraceful EP which they released last year.
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