Music

Been For A Boogie At One Of These Intimate Nightclubs?

Been For A Boogie At One Of These Intimate Nightclubs?

London's best small, sweaty rooms.
Elvis Lover? You Can See The King At The O2

Elvis Lover? You Can See The King At The O2

So. Many. Jumpsuits.
This man has turned Big Ben's final bongs into a 17-minute track

This man has turned Big Ben's final bongs into a 17-minute track

Spiritual sounding tribute.
The Lambeth Walk: who wrote it and why the Nazis banned it

The Lambeth Walk: who wrote it and why the Nazis banned it

And what can you find there.
Is Sunday Evening Clubbing The Answer To London's Nighttime Crisis?

Is Sunday Evening Clubbing The Answer To London's Nighttime Crisis?

Learn to destroy your body clock.
A time before iTunes... photos of London's music scene in the 1980s

A time before iTunes... photos of London's music scene in the 1980s

Is that Kurt Cobain?
This Is What The New Bowie Memorial Will Look Like

This Is What The New Bowie Memorial Will Look Like

Beats your average statue.
In Photos: Bowie's London

In Photos: Bowie's London

What a kook.
London's Best Album Covers

London's Best Album Covers

A whistlestop tour through rock and pop history via the artwork of our Top 10 London album covers
Find Out The Net Worth Of Your Favourite Musician On This Map

Find Out The Net Worth Of Your Favourite Musician On This Map

We've Been Playing Around With This Interactive Music Map Of London
7 internet radio stations that are ripping up the rule book

7 internet radio stations that are ripping up the rule book

DIY radio is all the rage now.
10 Led Zeppelin Landmarks In London

10 Led Zeppelin Landmarks In London

From the beginning to the end.
The Best Places To Watch Jazz On A Budget In London

The Best Places To Watch Jazz On A Budget In London

Here's where to catch it on the cheap.
When Jim Reeves caused a riot in Camden - over a piano

When Jim Reeves caused a riot in Camden - over a piano

Strange times.
What Does Your Tube Station Sound Like?

What Does Your Tube Station Sound Like?

Sounds from 55 stations, mapped.
Iconic Soho Venue Reopens And It Looks Fantastic

Iconic Soho Venue Reopens And It Looks Fantastic

A great grassroots venue.
Meet The David Bowies Of London

Meet The David Bowies Of London

Tribute acts discuss their infatuation.
Where Are London's Commemorative Rock 'N' Roll Plaques?

Where Are London's Commemorative Rock 'N' Roll Plaques?

They've gone plaque-inum.
This exhibition explores 100 years of black sound in Britain

This exhibition explores 100 years of black sound in Britain

A must-see/hear exhibition at Black Cultural Archives
7 Fascinating Facts About The Royal Albert Hall

7 Fascinating Facts About The Royal Albert Hall

Sumo wrestling and floods.
The Best Places To Watch Gigs In London

The Best Places To Watch Gigs In London

What do you think of this list?
London Neighbourhoods With Music In Their DNA

London Neighbourhoods With Music In Their DNA

Match the genre to the area.
London's Nightlife Dying? Not If These Venues Have Anything To Do With It

London's Nightlife Dying? Not If These Venues Have Anything To Do With It

Which venue is "London's worst development opportunity?"
Kentish Town: Former Centre Of The Universe For Pianos

Kentish Town: Former Centre Of The Universe For Pianos

A lost London industry
London's Calling To The Faraway Towns

London's Calling To The Faraway Towns

London's calling.
So you want to learn to play a brass instrument in London...

So you want to learn to play a brass instrument in London...

From sax to flugelhorn.
Meet The Amy Winehouses Of London

Meet The Amy Winehouses Of London

"There was some sick on the floor and they got me to bend over it and pretend I'd just done it"
Mapped: The Best Record Shops In London

Mapped: The Best Record Shops In London

The best places to feed your black-wax habit.
Top 10 Contemporary Classical Music Composers

Top 10 Contemporary Classical Music Composers

And where to hear their work in London.
Where Are The Best Jazz Venues In London?

Where Are The Best Jazz Venues In London?

Tips from some of the capital’s leading musicians.
London's Best Classical Music Shops

London's Best Classical Music Shops

The finest classical music on sale across the capital.
Where To Hear Classical Music In London

Where To Hear Classical Music In London

The best venues for concerts in the capital.
Londonist Introduces... Mika

Londonist Introduces... Mika

Olympic Closing Ceremony Concert Announced

Olympic Closing Ceremony Concert Announced

The Best Of British headline Hyde Park gig.
Faithfull's Glory Hole

Faithfull's Glory Hole

Where To Learn To Sing In London

Where To Learn To Sing In London

Tone, pitch and immediate fame await.
Gig Review: Coldplay @ Emirates Stadium

Gig Review: Coldplay @ Emirates Stadium

Coldplay wow the audience at a spectacular Emirates Stadium show
Top 10 Songs About London Streets

Top 10 Songs About London Streets

I’ll have an A to Z please, Bob.
The Best Festivals In London 2015

The Best Festivals In London 2015

You want a festival in London? We got it.
40th Anniversary Of Punk To Be Marked With Year-Long Celebration In London

40th Anniversary Of Punk To Be Marked With Year-Long Celebration In London

2016 is the year of the safety pin.
Notting Hill Carnival's Top Sound Systems

Notting Hill Carnival's Top Sound Systems

And it's not just all about the reggae.
Free Outdoor Theatre And Concerts At Canary Wharf

Free Outdoor Theatre And Concerts At Canary Wharf

Spot of Shakespeare, or swing with style.
Filthy MacNasty’s Closes, To Be Replaced By Gastropub

Filthy MacNasty’s Closes, To Be Replaced By Gastropub

The much-loved music venue smartens up for a foodie crowd.
Preview: Flamenco Festival At Sadlers Wells

Preview: Flamenco Festival At Sadlers Wells

Enter The Ballot For iTunes Festival 2013

Enter The Ballot For iTunes Festival 2013

Arctic Monkeys, QOTSA and more for free?
Where To Learn The Drums In London

Where To Learn The Drums In London

Dave Grohl, eat your heart out.
How To Become A Tube Busker

How To Become A Tube Busker

How London Underground picks its buskers.
Pimlico School: Brutalist Building Goes Bye-Bye

Pimlico School: Brutalist Building Goes Bye-Bye

Nike Run London: North vs. South

Nike Run London: North vs. South

How Black Pirate Radio Stations Revolutionised London's Music Scene

How Black Pirate Radio Stations Revolutionised London's Music Scene

DTI raids, occasional sabotage and racial tensions couldn't stop them