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Presenting The London Underground Sound Map

Presenting The London Underground Sound Map

Introducing the Tube Sound Map
Watching Live Jazz Needn't Break The Bank

Watching Live Jazz Needn't Break The Bank

Here's where to catch it on the cheap.
This Is What The New Bowie Memorial Will Look Like

This Is What The New Bowie Memorial Will Look Like

We give it five minutes before it's slathered in Bowie lyrics...
Top 10 London Album Covers

Top 10 London Album Covers

Iconic locations.
Old London Music: Seven Britpop Bands Who Didn't Make It

Old London Music: Seven Britpop Bands Who Didn't Make It

Unfortunately, not everyone can be Blur.
Where Are London's Commemorative Rock 'N' Roll Plaques?

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

They've gone plaque-inum.
Top 10 Songs About London Streets

Top 10 Songs About London Streets

I’ll have an A to Z please, Bob.
7 Things You Might Not Know About The Albert Hall

7 Things You Might Not Know About The Albert Hall

It was meant to have its own train, you know
The London music scene in the 1980s

The London music scene in the 1980s

Fascinating.
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
Led Zeppelin's London

Led Zeppelin's London

A whole lotta places.
What's The Best Song Lyric About London?

What's The Best Song Lyric About London?

Tell us which words mean the most to you.
Londonist Out Loud: London's Most Famous Music Street

Londonist Out Loud: London's Most Famous Music Street

And the campaign to save Tin Pan Alley.
Video: What's It Like Busking On The South Bank?

Video: What's It Like Busking On The South Bank?

We chat with singer-songwriter Charlotte Campbell.
What's It Like Being Amy Winehouse For A Living?

What's It Like Being Amy Winehouse For A Living?

"There was some sick on the floor and they got me to bend over it and pretend I'd just done it"
Tube-Themed Song Titles

Tube-Themed Song Titles

Sing alonga tube stops with Londonist
Friday Photos: Punks Of London

Friday Photos: Punks Of London

From London Underground staff to dogs.
Here's What The Borderline Looks Like Now

Here's What The Borderline Looks Like Now

It's a London institution
Where To Watch Live Indie, Grime And Hip Hop In London

Where To Watch Live Indie, Grime And Hip Hop In London

What do you think of our list?
The Best Songs About London In The Rain

The Best Songs About London In The Rain

Splash hits.
6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

6 London Music Biopics That Can't Fail

Solid gold hits, every one.
London's Calling To The Faraway Towns

London's Calling To The Faraway Towns

London's calling.
3 Songs To Make You Love The Tube

3 Songs To Make You Love The Tube

No, really.
Where To Learn Music Programming In London

Where To Learn Music Programming In London

Turn those random bleeps into real tunes.
How To Have A Jimi Hendrix Experience In London

How To Have A Jimi Hendrix Experience In London

Ice skating, cheap curry, Chislehurst Caves.
Take A Look At This Map Of London's Independent Music Venues

Take A Look At This Map Of London's Independent Music Venues

Finally, things are looking up...
Hunting The Piano's' Legacy In North London

Hunting The Piano's' Legacy In North London

A lost London industry
London's Unsung Musical Women

London's Unsung Musical Women

Ten women celebrated for International Women's Day.
What's It Like Being David Bowie?

What's It Like Being David Bowie?

"We never speak to one another, it's strange."
The Best Songs About London Places: Mapped

The Best Songs About London Places: Mapped

Classics, cheese and downright curious.
How A Street Piano Keeps The Community In Tune

How A Street Piano Keeps The Community In Tune

Music unites in this uplifting London Short.
Video: Brixton Pays Tribute To Bowie

Video: Brixton Pays Tribute To Bowie

Music fans flood the streets of his town of birth.
Where To Learn Mysterious Plucked Instruments In London

Where To Learn Mysterious Plucked Instruments In London

Duelling sitars, here we go.
We Went Clubbing On A Sunday Evening

We Went Clubbing On A Sunday Evening

Last entry: 8pm.
Inside London's Friendliest Record Shop

Inside London's Friendliest Record Shop

Pete Paphides meets stressed teachers and international pop stars.
This Exhibition Is Exploring 100 Years Of Black Sounds In Britain

This Exhibition Is Exploring 100 Years Of Black Sounds In Britain

Black British music was essentially born in London in 1919
Where To Hear Classical Music In London

Where To Hear Classical Music In London

The best venues for concerts in the capital.
Does London Really Want To Be A 24-Hour City?

Does London Really Want To Be A 24-Hour City?

Licensing laws and development suggest not.
Pirate Radio Pioneers Prepare For A Rewind

Pirate Radio Pioneers Prepare For A Rewind

Founders of Kiss launch new station.
No Longer Invisible: The Emergence Of London's East Asian Arts Scene

No Longer Invisible: The Emergence Of London's East Asian Arts Scene

And where to experience it.
Calypso Captured The Best And Worst Of London

Calypso Captured The Best And Worst Of London

9 of the best songs.
Mapped: The Best Record Shops In London

Mapped: The Best Record Shops In London

The best places to feed your black-wax habit.
Saxaphone, Trumpet And Other Brass Teachers In London

Saxaphone, Trumpet And Other Brass Teachers In London

Even the euphonium.
London's Best Classical Music Shops

London's Best Classical Music Shops

The finest classical music on sale across the capital.
See A Conductor's Energy In This Hypnotic Video

See A Conductor's Energy In This Hypnotic Video

A striking and innovative use of motion capture
The Rapping Dogs Of North London

The Rapping Dogs Of North London

Where the bitches at?
Map Of South London's Black Music

Map Of South London's Black Music

'Tube' map depicts history of south London's black music
9 London Songs To Make Blue Monday Even Worse

9 London Songs To Make Blue Monday Even Worse

Yes we know it's cobblers, but it's OK to be gloomy sometimes.
Museum Of London Calling All Punks

Museum Of London Calling All Punks

Share your stories.
Seen This Limited Edition Charlatans Tube Map?

Seen This Limited Edition Charlatans Tube Map?

Tim Burgess to hand them out on the London Underground.