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London Music Ones To Watch 2012

London Music Ones To Watch 2012

Ten of London's best bands to watch out for over the forthcoming year.
Unlocking The Secrets Of The BBC Proms

Unlocking The Secrets Of The BBC Proms

How to get the best place for the cheapest price.
Where To Watch Eurovision In London 2016

Where To Watch Eurovision In London 2016

Flags at the ready.
Bon Jovi To Headline New Hyde Park Festival

Bon Jovi To Headline New Hyde Park Festival

Bon Jovi return to Hyde Park for a brand new festival.
Kanye West In Shoreditch, NOW

Kanye West In Shoreditch, NOW

Rap superstar expected to make announcement
London Music Festival Guide 2014

London Music Festival Guide 2014

Our pick of the best summer shindigs.
London Indie And Rock Festival Guide 2012

London Indie And Rock Festival Guide 2012

Festival season starts this weekend - ours is a cider please
London Jazz Festival 2012 - On The Cheap

London Jazz Festival 2012 - On The Cheap

Festival preview for events that charge no more than 15 quid.
K-Pop And Kimchi At Korean Festival This Sunday

K-Pop And Kimchi At Korean Festival This Sunday

Plus load of people dressed like PSY.
Londonist's Top Ten Pick Of The BBC Proms 2014

Londonist's Top Ten Pick Of The BBC Proms 2014

2014 Proms season goes on sale this weekend.
Seen This Limited Edition Charlatans Tube Map?

Seen This Limited Edition Charlatans Tube Map?

Tim Burgess to hand them out on the London Underground.
Abbey Road Studios Opens Its Doors

Abbey Road Studios Opens Its Doors

Visit the birthplace of the greatest iconic records.
Folk Music London: Exploring A Thriving Scene

Folk Music London: Exploring A Thriving Scene

Londonist finds out about the artists, songs and venues for folk music in the capital.
Karaoke in Islington: Lucky Voice, Upper Street.

Karaoke in Islington: Lucky Voice, Upper Street.

Roller Skating Returns To King's Cross

Roller Skating Returns To King's Cross

New rink open day and night.
Where To Watch Eurovision 2015 In London

Where To Watch Eurovision 2015 In London

Parties, cocktails and so much glitter.
Free Jazz Festival In Canary Wharf This Month

Free Jazz Festival In Canary Wharf This Month

Lounge on the grass and listen to jazz for free.
No Kenwood Concerts This Year

No Kenwood Concerts This Year

English Heritage announce a hiatus.
Review: Rolling Stones Exhibition Gives Us Plenty Of Satisfaction

Review: Rolling Stones Exhibition Gives Us Plenty Of Satisfaction

Exhibitionism is messily immersive.
London's Big Bands

London's Big Bands

And how to join their ranks.
Where To Watch Eurovision 2014 In London

Where To Watch Eurovision 2014 In London

Douze points or nul points?
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.
Listen Up: Ou Est Le Swimming Pool?

Listen Up: Ou Est Le Swimming Pool?

London Festival Guide 2016

London Festival Guide 2016

The best (and the more dubious) from May-November.
Camden Lock Live Rocks The Regent’s Canal This Friday

Camden Lock Live Rocks The Regent’s Canal This Friday

Free one-day festival with food and choons.
David Bowie: The Death Of A London Hero

David Bowie: The Death Of A London Hero

Saying goodbye to a favourite son.
Brixton Splash Celebrates 50 Years Of Jamaican Independence

Brixton Splash Celebrates 50 Years Of Jamaican Independence

Celebrate SW2 at their free community street festival.
Review: Masque Of The Red Death

Review: Masque Of The Red Death

Ticket Alert: The Rolling Stones @ O2 Arena

Ticket Alert: The Rolling Stones @ O2 Arena

If you thought getting Glastonbury tickets was tough, just try and get hold of tickets for The Rolling Stones at the O2 Arena.
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.
Amy Winehouse-Inspired Events Throughout September

Amy Winehouse-Inspired Events Throughout September

Mark the songstress' birthday for charity.
In Pictures: The Shard Laser Show

In Pictures: The Shard Laser Show

Thousands flock to light show on the Thames
London's Floating Cinema Returns: Book Your Tickets Now

London's Floating Cinema Returns: Book Your Tickets Now

This year's programme is out of this world.
Jimi Hendrix And Bob Dylan Exhibition Rocks The City

Jimi Hendrix And Bob Dylan Exhibition Rocks The City

Rock 'n' roll icons on display.
Brand New Festival Brings Goldfrapp To Greenwich

Brand New Festival Brings Goldfrapp To Greenwich

Goldfrapp, Russell Watson and Jools Holland hit SE10.
People You Find In Record Shops #1: The Little Record Shop

People You Find In Record Shops #1: The Little Record Shop

Pete Paphides goes vinyl shopping.
London Jazz Festival 2013: Mapped

London Jazz Festival 2013: Mapped

Jazz in concert halls, churches, pubs and museums.
Spice Girls At The O2: The Verdict

Spice Girls At The O2: The Verdict

Win A Silent Drum Kit From Yamaha Music London

Win A Silent Drum Kit From Yamaha Music London

See the science of silence in action on Saturday afternoon (sponsored post).
Free Hyde Park Gig After Elton Cancels

Free Hyde Park Gig After Elton Cancels

Ray Davies and Elvis Costello ain't bad though.
How To Have A Jimi Hendrix Experience In London

How To Have A Jimi Hendrix Experience In London

Ice skating, cheap curry, Chislehurst Caves.
10 Proms Not To Miss This Summer

10 Proms Not To Miss This Summer

Jarvis Cocker, BBC Asian Network, Attenborough and other classics.
Smack My Puccini Up: La Boheme At Coliseum Reviewed

Smack My Puccini Up: La Boheme At Coliseum Reviewed

Sex, drugs and opera singing.
Londonist Interviews...The Manager of Spitalfields Market

Londonist Interviews...The Manager of Spitalfields Market

Goodbye To Tin Pan Alley's 12 Bar Club

Goodbye To Tin Pan Alley's 12 Bar Club

Film records the legendary venue's last days.
London Underground Invites Busking Auditions

London Underground Invites Busking Auditions

London Underground's got talent with applications now open for busking auditions
Sample New Music: Nonclassical & Blank Canvas

Sample New Music: Nonclassical & Blank Canvas

Try a new cultural experience.
Alt, Anti & Actual Royal Wedding Parties

Alt, Anti & Actual Royal Wedding Parties

There's a Royal Wedding party to suit any mood except indifference.
Camden Crawl Shelved Until 2014

Camden Crawl Shelved Until 2014

Organisers work on 2014 revamp.
Camden Crawl Line-Up Announced

Camden Crawl Line-Up Announced

Yes, it's time to battle through Camden's crowds to check out the best new indiepop.