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London Played A Major Role In Britain's Black Music Scene: Here's How

London Played A Major Role In Britain's Black Music Scene: Here's How

From Southern Syncopated Orchestra to sound systems.
8 Reasons To Visit Brixton In The Daytime

8 Reasons To Visit Brixton In The Daytime

Morleys is a bit more special than your average department store.
Sunday night clubbing? We gave it a go

Sunday night clubbing? We gave it a go

Last entry: 8pm.
This Is What The New Bowie Memorial Will Look Like

This Is What The New Bowie Memorial Will Look Like

Beats your average statue.
What's Morleys Department Store In Brixton Like?

What's Morleys Department Store In Brixton Like?

Does it have Brixton's best people-watching spot?
Find out what it's like living with coeliac disease in London

Find out what it's like living with coeliac disease in London

Where to go gluten-free in the capital.
In photos: Brixton looking beautiful

In photos: Brixton looking beautiful

From rainy days to rainbow skies
The Hustle And Bustle Of Brixton, Captured In Photos

The Hustle And Bustle Of Brixton, Captured In Photos

Including that mural of Dave.
The best food and drink in Brixton.

The best food and drink in Brixton.

Something for everyone.
A Closer Look At Brixton's Murals

A Closer Look At Brixton's Murals

From Van Gogh to David Bowie.
A Crawl Around Brixton’s New Cocktail Bars

A Crawl Around Brixton’s New Cocktail Bars

Gentrification, gin, gimlets and ginger mules.
Video: Did You Know There's A Chocolate Museum In London?

Video: Did You Know There's A Chocolate Museum In London?

Why did no-one tell us?
Brixton Tube Chaos Will Last Until July 2015

Brixton Tube Chaos Will Last Until July 2015

Overcrowding and queueing misery.
What's The Best Pub In Brixton?

What's The Best Pub In Brixton?

Join us on a pub crawl round the best.
Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Lambeth

Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Lambeth

Murals, abolitionists, gentrification, tapas and a bus garage...
'Chaos' In Store For Brixton Commuters

'Chaos' In Store For Brixton Commuters

Ticket office to go as congestion continues.
Booming Brixton Village

Booming Brixton Village

Londonist explores the undercover market that's making headlines.
London's Most Atmospheric Cinemas

London's Most Atmospheric Cinemas

Where the films aren't the only attraction.
London’s Best Foodie Tours

London’s Best Foodie Tours

Six tours for your taste buds.
Effra Hall Tavern

Effra Hall Tavern

Are These London's Most Exciting Future Public Spaces?

Are These London's Most Exciting Future Public Spaces?

Artists' impressions of imminent plans.
Brixton Splash Celebrates 50 Years Of Jamaican Independence

Brixton Splash Celebrates 50 Years Of Jamaican Independence

Celebrate SW2 at their free community street festival.
Brixton Pound Cash Machine Opens In Market Row

Brixton Pound Cash Machine Opens In Market Row

Get your B£ from a brand new hole in the wall from today.
New Pub Review: The Craft Beer Co. Brixton

New Pub Review: The Craft Beer Co. Brixton

Bringing craft beer to the heart of Brixton. Lots of it.
Nanban: Japanese Comfort Food In Brixton

Nanban: Japanese Comfort Food In Brixton

This menu has got soul.
London's Best Wine Bars: Chix And Buck, Brixton

London's Best Wine Bars: Chix And Buck, Brixton

Our tour of London's best wine bars continues.
Eviction Warnings For Brixton Railway Arch Shops

Eviction Warnings For Brixton Railway Arch Shops

Network Rail says it wants to preserve area's vibrancy.
Brixton Cinema Staff Cry Foul Over Redundancies

Brixton Cinema Staff Cry Foul Over Redundancies

Bosses threaten job losses after campaign for living wage.
Morning Update: Looting Spreads Around London

Morning Update: Looting Spreads Around London

Looting in Brixton with further skirmishes in Walthamstow and inner London.
Preview: Night Of The Senses

Preview: Night Of The Senses

Rare Chance To Visit London's Mills This Weekend

Rare Chance To Visit London's Mills This Weekend

Wind and water-power.
London's Best New Building Is...

London's Best New Building Is...

Other prize winners may be controversial.
London's Commuters: Travel Chaos 'A Disgrace'

London's Commuters: Travel Chaos 'A Disgrace'

Happy Monday, fellow passengers.
Ticket Alert: Sam Smith To Play Two Intimate Shows At Brixton Academy

Ticket Alert: Sam Smith To Play Two Intimate Shows At Brixton Academy

Catch him before he starts calling Wembley home.
Preview: Brixton Flavours Food Festival On Sunday

Preview: Brixton Flavours Food Festival On Sunday

Brixton bites.
Ticket Alert: Green Day At O2 Academy Brixton

Ticket Alert: Green Day At O2 Academy Brixton

Tickets available now.
Time Travel London: To Anglo-Saxon Brixton

Time Travel London: To Anglo-Saxon Brixton

Imagining the centre of Brixton 1,000 years ago.
We Don't Like Kricket, Oh No, We Love It

We Don't Like Kricket, Oh No, We Love It

Brilliant South Indian inspired food in Brixton.
Can Lambeth Council Be Trusted With Housing?

Can Lambeth Council Be Trusted With Housing?

Risky and confusing strategies appear to abound.
Beast Of Brixton: Street Food Residencies And Mega Roasts

Beast Of Brixton: Street Food Residencies And Mega Roasts

Street food and roasted meat. Mmmm.
A-Z Pub Crawl: Where Is The Best Pub In Brixton?

A-Z Pub Crawl: Where Is The Best Pub In Brixton?

Moving on to the letter B...
Fire In Brixton

Fire In Brixton

17 Year Old Boy Dies In Spate Of Stabbings In South London

17 Year Old Boy Dies In Spate Of Stabbings In South London

Seven stabbings in as many days as Lambeth borough urges people to remain calm.
Cyclist Airlifted To Hospital After Collision

Cyclist Airlifted To Hospital After Collision

Accident closes major road during rush hour.
Who's Behind The 'Hope Of Brixton' Fly-tipping?

Who's Behind The 'Hope Of Brixton' Fly-tipping?

Mystery objects appear on Strand.
Thatcher Funeral Route Announced As Detractors Celebrate

Thatcher Funeral Route Announced As Detractors Celebrate

Iron Lady praised and jeered.
What Does Jamie T Really Think About London?

What Does Jamie T Really Think About London?

Singer says 'not really bothered'; Londonist disagrees.
Street Art: New Invader Invasion In Brixton And Fitzrovia

Street Art: New Invader Invasion In Brixton And Fitzrovia

Keep an eye out for the pixellated invaders: there's a new wave in town.
Best New Food Shops: Brindisa Food Rooms, Brixton

Best New Food Shops: Brindisa Food Rooms, Brixton

Legendary Spanish brand's second London shop.
World’s First Interracial TV Kiss Was In Brixton

World’s First Interracial TV Kiss Was In Brixton

South London ahead of the rest of the world as usual.
Specials And Offers At Brixton Food Fest

Specials And Offers At Brixton Food Fest

Celebrate local restaurants.
Get Free Food And Drink In Brixton

Get Free Food And Drink In Brixton

Sign up to Secret Brixton.
Preview: The Brixton Bolt

Preview: The Brixton Bolt

We all know who’s the fastest man in the world over 100m. But who’s the fastest man in Brixton?
Buy Art For £50 Or Less In Brixton

Buy Art For £50 Or Less In Brixton

Now that's what we call affordable.
Live Review: The Pixies @ Brixton O2 Academy

Live Review: The Pixies @ Brixton O2 Academy

London Food And Drink News: 31 July 2014

London Food And Drink News: 31 July 2014

Trains, movies and cocktail bars.
Video: Brixton Pays Tribute To Bowie

Video: Brixton Pays Tribute To Bowie

Music fans flood the streets of his town of birth.
Londonist Out Loud: The Brixton Pound

Londonist Out Loud: The Brixton Pound

Who needs the Bank of England?
Ever Heard Of The Brixton Plane Crash?

Ever Heard Of The Brixton Plane Crash?

The day a biplane fell on SE9.
Film Director Ken Loach Hits Out At Brixton Ritzy Owners

Film Director Ken Loach Hits Out At Brixton Ritzy Owners

Director calls cancelled event a 'reprisal' over LLW strike.
Dining Beyond Zone 1: The Courtesan

Dining Beyond Zone 1: The Courtesan

Cocktails and dim sum in a Brixton boudoir.
Brixton Pound e-Currency Launches Today

Brixton Pound e-Currency Launches Today

The local currency goes digital...and there's a special party to celebrate.
"There Is A Sense Of Home About London": iamamiwhoami Chat Ahead Of Brixton Show

"There Is A Sense Of Home About London": iamamiwhoami Chat Ahead Of Brixton Show

Swedish band, iamamiwhoami, make a highly anticipated return to London with a show at Electric in Brixton.
Dining Beyond Zone 1: Wild Caper

Dining Beyond Zone 1: Wild Caper

Rustic Italy arrives in Brixton as a popular deli cum artisan bakery starts serving very tasty dinners.
A Plethora Of Cakes At The Great Brixton Bake-Off

A Plethora Of Cakes At The Great Brixton Bake-Off

Getting baked in Brixton.
London's Best Independent Wine Shops: New Zealand Wine Cellar

London's Best Independent Wine Shops: New Zealand Wine Cellar

Does what it says on the bottle.
London On Foot: The Most Londony Event Ever?

London On Foot: The Most Londony Event Ever?

The launch of CurioCity Issue B sees some top London explorers come together.
Live Music Review: Pulp @ O2 Academy Brixton

Live Music Review: Pulp @ O2 Academy Brixton

We missed you.
London News Roundup: Lambeth Council Took 5 Months To Reveal Brixton Arch Plans

London News Roundup: Lambeth Council Took 5 Months To Reveal Brixton Arch Plans

Council working with Network Rail 'early as August 2014'.
London News Roundup: The Brixton Burka-lars

London News Roundup: The Brixton Burka-lars

And water, water everywhere.
Ticket Alert: Blur, Pulp, Paul McCartney, Kanye West and Jay-Z

Ticket Alert: Blur, Pulp, Paul McCartney, Kanye West and Jay-Z

How to get tickets to all the big gigs going on sale this Friday.
Doors Open On Moving Tube Train

Doors Open On Moving Tube Train

TfL has launched an investigation after the doors of a Victoria line train apparently opened while it was travelling between stations.
Video: Brixton's Old Market Barrows

Video: Brixton's Old Market Barrows

A restoration's under way.
Sci-Fi London Film Festival Blasts Off Next Week

Sci-Fi London Film Festival Blasts Off Next Week

A feast of brain-benders and futuristic flicks.
Dramatic U-Turn On Ritzy Cinema On Redundancies

Dramatic U-Turn On Ritzy Cinema On Redundancies

Victory for campaigners in bitter dispute.
Police Van Hits Woman in Brixton

Police Van Hits Woman in Brixton

Brixton School Wins Stirling Prize

Brixton School Wins Stirling Prize

Architectural gong goes to London project -- just not the one everybody expected.
London News Roundup: Police Shoot Man After Brixton Siege

London News Roundup: Police Shoot Man After Brixton Siege

Plus: an ironic stuck lorry.
Hidden Gems Of The Edinburgh Fringe Come To Brixton

Hidden Gems Of The Edinburgh Fringe Come To Brixton

Quirky, interesting comedy.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

A wee problem in Westminster, and the day's other news.
Watch Gigs For A Good Cause At London's Oxjam Mini-Fests

Watch Gigs For A Good Cause At London's Oxjam Mini-Fests

Ten mini-festivals all across the city.
Tomorrow: Great Brixton Bake-Off @ Brixton Market

Tomorrow: Great Brixton Bake-Off @ Brixton Market

40 local bakers go head-to-head in a battle to find the best
London Music Venues Launch Petitions Against Threats

London Music Venues Launch Petitions Against Threats

Indie favourites ask for public support.
In Pictures: We Love Brixton

In Pictures: We Love Brixton

Taking inspiration from the Peckham post-it peace wall, SW9 shares the love
Londonist Out Loud: The Georgian Era's Black Londoners

Londonist Out Loud: The Georgian Era's Black Londoners

We head to Brixton and the Black Cultural Archives.
London Food And Drink News: 19 December 2013

London Food And Drink News: 19 December 2013

Pop-ups, marmite and the US of A.
Cookbook Review: 'Recipes From Brixton Village' By Miss South

Cookbook Review: 'Recipes From Brixton Village' By Miss South

One of London's first significant hyper-local cookbooks.
New Restaurant Review: Khamsa

New Restaurant Review: Khamsa

Brixton Pound: New Note Launches Tonight

Brixton Pound: New Note Launches Tonight

Windrush Square event includes give/take market.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

A bumper round-up of what's been happening today.
London Blend: Federation Coffee, Brixton Village

London Blend: Federation Coffee, Brixton Village

Quality coffee in Brixton's middle class foodie enclave.
Psychedelic Mini-Festival Takes Over Brixton's Windmill

Psychedelic Mini-Festival Takes Over Brixton's Windmill

This will not be a quiet event.
Work Starts On New Black Cultural Centre In Brixton

Work Starts On New Black Cultural Centre In Brixton

Renovated building to house the history of black Britain.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Today's London news.
Preview: Argentine Film Festival

Preview: Argentine Film Festival

A new film festival at the Ritzy
Preview: Crafty Fox Market Returns to Brixton

Preview: Crafty Fox Market Returns to Brixton

Get crafty after dark at The Dogstar on Coldharbour Lane
The London Blogger Interviews #25: Urban 75

The London Blogger Interviews #25: Urban 75

London Poetry: Gherkins By Laura Dockrill

London Poetry: Gherkins By Laura Dockrill

Poems about our capital: a strange tale of pickling in Brixton.
Argentine Film Festival London 2013

Argentine Film Festival London 2013

Back for a second year of South American cinema.
Help Save The Brixton Nuclear Dawn Mural

Help Save The Brixton Nuclear Dawn Mural

An upcoming development could obscure the local landmark.
Brixton Comes Together For I Am Your Neighbour

Brixton Comes Together For I Am Your Neighbour

Five cool events in mini arts fest.
Cinefile: The Ritzy Cinema's Centenary

Cinefile: The Ritzy Cinema's Centenary

A Brixton institution celebrates 100 years this week.
The Friday Photos: Clocking On, Clocking Off

The Friday Photos: Clocking On, Clocking Off

London's best clocks - and not a shot of Big Ben in sight.
Preview: Dogme 95 Season @ The Ritzy

Preview: Dogme 95 Season @ The Ritzy

The Ritzy Cinema in Brixton celebrates the best of the Dogme 95 movement this November.
In Pictures: Urban Arts Fair Brixton

In Pictures: Urban Arts Fair Brixton

Head to Josephine Avenue, Brixton this weekend for a special arts fair.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Today's news, and an award for Brixton.
Effra Social

Effra Social

New London Music: Doe

New London Music: Doe

The Sound of (proper) Music.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Today's news from London.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

And the rest of the day's news...
Art Preview: Sell A Minute Of Your Life In Brixton Market

Art Preview: Sell A Minute Of Your Life In Brixton Market

From next Monday, you can sell a minute of your time to artist Brian Lobel down Brixton Village Market.
Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 8 November 2013

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 8 November 2013

Chocolate glorious chocolate, with N Quentin Woolf.
Trinity Arms

Trinity Arms

Nice big beer garden.
Festival Celebrating Hip-Hop Culture Comes To Brixton

Festival Celebrating Hip-Hop Culture Comes To Brixton

Tame those two left feet and learn about the history of street dance.
Duke of Edinburgh

Duke of Edinburgh

Human Rights On The Big Screen

Human Rights On The Big Screen

Moving movies and fearless documentaries.
New London Music: Mangoseed

New London Music: Mangoseed

Reggae, rock, rhythm and rage, fresh out of Brixton.
The Saturday Strangeness

The Saturday Strangeness

Inside London's Best Bike Shops: Brixton Cycles

Inside London's Best Bike Shops: Brixton Cycles

Looking at the cycle hotspots.
Now On: Brixton Village Space Station Festival

Now On: Brixton Village Space Station Festival

Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

Bite-sized chunks of weekend news across the capital.
Are You Brixton's Fastest?

Are You Brixton's Fastest?

100m dash to find SW9's answer to Usain.
Brixton: So Good They (Sort Of) Named It Twice

Brixton: So Good They (Sort Of) Named It Twice

Buy SW2 and SW9 t-shirts.
Music Superstars Come To Community Space In Brixton

Music Superstars Come To Community Space In Brixton

Including Danny Rampling and Brit nominee Natty.
Preview: Unhinged Festival @ Electric Brixton

Preview: Unhinged Festival @ Electric Brixton

A mash up of live music, visual arts and partying.
Art Review: Sam The Wheels in Brixton

Art Review: Sam The Wheels in Brixton

Deal Of The Day: South Pole Saloon New Year's Eve Party In Brixton

Deal Of The Day: South Pole Saloon New Year's Eve Party In Brixton

Live music, Christmas cocktails and obligatory street food.
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

More London-oriented trivia for a Monday morning.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

7/7 news. As if we could forget. But London life goes on...
Friday Photos: Windmills

Friday Photos: Windmills

London has more than you might think.
'Walking Writing Workshop' Explores Balham To Brixton At Night

'Walking Writing Workshop' Explores Balham To Brixton At Night

Event launches first Balham Literary Festival.
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Historical Londony trivia for a Monday morning.
Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

Featuring rare birds, less rare actresses, defecting priests, and shiny new buildings. Amongst other things. Now, anyone seen the cat?
White Horse

White Horse

Late-night drinking on Brixton Hill.
Live Review: Maximo Park @ Brixton Academy

Live Review: Maximo Park @ Brixton Academy

The Music Of Human Rights

The Music Of Human Rights

Three films on music's role in rights and democracy.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

More London-oriented trivia for a Monday morning.
Review: Offline, Urban75

Review: Offline, Urban75

Maggie Would Not Approve: Hard Feelings @ Finborough Theatre

Maggie Would Not Approve: Hard Feelings @ Finborough Theatre

Thatcher's Britain, Brixton, 1981. While people riot about social injustice on the streets, inside the rich and beautiful live the high life.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Black Heritage Centre Approved

Black Heritage Centre Approved

London's Lexicon #8

London's Lexicon #8

Preview: Oxjam @ The Windmill, Brixton

Preview: Oxjam @ The Windmill, Brixton

Extra Extra

Extra Extra

Saluting The Windmill For Supporting Local Talent

Saluting The Windmill For Supporting Local Talent

Rock all-dayer packed with London bands.
Last Chance To See: Khanom @ Red Gate Gallery

Last Chance To See: Khanom @ Red Gate Gallery

Winter's Here So Thoughts Turn To... Outdoor Swimming

Winter's Here So Thoughts Turn To... Outdoor Swimming

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Londonomics: Another Brick in the Wall

Londonomics: Another Brick in the Wall

The Saturday Strangeness

The Saturday Strangeness

Extra Extra

Extra Extra

London's Lexicon #117

London's Lexicon #117

Preview: All You Jim Crow Fascists - The Life Of Woody Guthrie

Preview: All You Jim Crow Fascists - The Life Of Woody Guthrie

Where To Eat And Drink In… Brixton

Where To Eat And Drink In… Brixton

Eat the world in south London.
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

What's Brixton's Shipping Container Village Like?

What's Brixton's Shipping Container Village Like?

Did Pop snap and crackle?
Brixton's Electric Avenue has had a facelift

Brixton's Electric Avenue has had a facelift

Brixton street gets a spruce up