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BAR 25 MOVIE & PARTY | NUMBER 90 | 6PM – 5AM W/ LEE JONES + GUILLE BONESSO+ IBELLINI + PERFORMANCES & POP CORN

Smiling faces, childlike fantasy and blissful beats – who could have not fall in love with the electronic circus that was Berlin’s Bar25? We certainly did. Therefore, we thought we would prolong our love with a very special edition made in hackney wick. Escape the reality for one night & penetrate a magic world. Pop corn & footstools will be provided. Face painting & many other things ... read more »

Launch Party!

Launch Party!

YES TO LOCAL! Stoke Newington Food Assembly – Launch Party at The Prince Pub. Come and meet local producers, taste their fantastic food and listen to some great bands. Head Chef at the Prince, Will Dee will be using our producers’ ingredients to create exclusive canapés and dishes on the night. Date: Tuesday 21st October from 6-9pm. FREE. Grab your free ticket here https://stokeyfoodas... read more »

Comedy Sketch Show in Dalston

Comedy Sketch Show in Dalston

A selection of sketches based on the song titles of a really really famous band. Sunday 12 Oct 4.00pm Tuesday 14 Oct 7.30pm Thursday 16 Oct 7.30pm Sunday 19 Oct 4.00pm Tickets £6.00-Call 02079239518 or email [email protected] to reserve tickets OpheliaTheatre 574 Kingsland Road Dalston, London E8 4AH www.behindthebikeshed.com www.opheliadalston.co.uk read more »

QUEEN OF POP! Madonna vs GaGa vs Britney vs Rihanna!

QUEEN OF POP! Madonna vs GaGa vs Britney vs Rihanna!

Following on from Michael Jackson vs Prince and Mariah vs Janet vs Whitney vs Bey, we have…. ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// Madonna vs Gaga vs Britney vs Ri Ri! QUEEN OF POP FACE OFF. WHO WINS? ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// Hairspray, crimping, pigtails, neon, cats... read more »

All Voices Hackney and Islington Community Choir

All Voices Hackney and Islington Community Choir

All Voices community choir is open to everyone who wants to do some singing whether you haven’t sung since your school days or do it on a regular basis. It’s a great way to relax and do something different. No need to read music and no audition! Come and try! We rehearse every Tuesday night at Mildmay Community Centre on Woodville Road near Newington Green. Fee: £5-7/session allvoicesc... read more »

Ned Collette & Dean Roberts at The Dentist: Two Enthralling Takes on The Contemporary Song

Ned Collette & Dean Roberts at The Dentist: Two Enthralling Takes on The Contemporary Song

“Dark and revelatory” THE WIRE ON NED COLLETTE NED COLLETTE has been carving his name deep into the musical landscape of Australia over the course of two albums, and “Networking in Purgatory”, the third, is the most sumptuous and accomplished yet. Originally from Melbourne, Collette has resided in Berlin for the last four years, and this album was recorded in both cities. Fittingly, the album cove... read more »

Classes downstairs at Yellow Warbler Coffee Shop

Classes downstairs at Yellow Warbler Coffee Shop

Yellow Warbler will be holding classes downstairs starting from Monday: Rucksack music for 0-4 yrs (drop in) 10.30 Monday Funky music for 5yrs+ (drop in) after school 16.00 Monday Toddler Yoga (drop in) 11.00 Tuesdays (please bring a yoga mat if you have one – not essential) Coffee tasting and home brew course – Selected saturday’s booking required Coming soon; Ole Kids – S... read more »

Time Out Love London Awards

Time Out Love London Awards

Hello all. We’ve just launched a new feature here at Time Out London – the Time Out Love London Awards, or TOLLAs – our search for London’s best neighbourhood businesses and things to do. The feature is running over the next three months: Sept is nominations, October is public voting, and the results are revealed in November. http://www.timeout.com/london/things-to-do/time-out-love-london-awards-n... read more »

Looking for a Rehearsal Space in Hackney which contributes to a good cause?

Studio 146 is a high quality music studio which operates within St Mungo’s Broadway on Mare Street, Hackney. Studio 146 offers free studio time for residents of St Mungo’s Broadway and clients associated with other homelessness organisations in Hackney. The studio is currently offering out the rehearsal space to clients outside the charity at a nominal price to help fund studio time for our curren... read more »

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

TONIGHT ! COME DANCE AT OUR ONE YEAR BIRTHDAY! Every Tuesday – 1 hour a week of dancing in the dark – for the pure joy of dance! The lights go out and the music goes on and the rest is up to you.. 7:30pm – every Tuesday Only £4! Tour De Force Theatre Company 6 Well Street, Hackney E9 7PX – No Lights No Lycra is an dance community that started in Melbourne, Australia in 2009. There is no light, no ... read more »

Spiritual Groove at St John of Hackney church with A Guy Called Gerald Live

Spiritual Groove at St John of Hackney church with A Guy Called Gerald Live

For its first edition in London, Influence, a project that aims at promoting electronic music in Europe, bring the pioneer of the pioneer of electronic music in the UK, A guy called Gerald as well as the London-based producer Danton Eeprom, both performing live for “Spiritual Groove”. The event will take place at St John of Hackney church, where beats will meet angels. Save the date: F... read more »

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

Every Tuesday – 1 hour a week of dancing in the dark – for the pure joy of dance! The lights go out and the music goes on and the rest is up to you.. 7:30pm – every Tuesday Only £4! Tour De Force Theatre Company 6 Well Street, Hackney E9 7PX – No Lights No Lycra is an dance community that started in Melbourne, Australia in 2009. There is no light, no lycra, no teacher, no steps to learn, no techni... read more »

Looking for a female/male professional pianist

I’m looking for a pianist who is interested in collaborating with female singer for potential lounge Gigs. I’m a female professional vocalist/musician based in East London. Looking to perform mostly blues/ smooth Jazz standards. If you have experience in this field please get in touch Look forward to hearing from you:) read more »

LBB Pop-Up School for creative thinkers and doers //  21 July – 3 Aug

LBB Pop-Up School for creative thinkers and doers // 21 July – 3 Aug

It’s time to sharpen the pencils and whip out the notebooks as The LBB Pop-Up School returns to Hackney this July. Alongside partners, Bootstrap Company, D&AD and Fashion Sunday, LBB will be hosting a range of scintillating talks and workshops for you to wrap your intellectual nugget around. Book your tickets here: http://letsbebriefpopupschool.co.uk/ – WORKSHOP: Brand Building Delivered... read more »

Church Singer available for Weddings/Funerals

Church Singer available for Weddings/Funerals

I’m a classically trained Singer Based In East London. Available to perform at your church service Funeral/Wedding also free to travel anywhere in London. I perform both traditional Hymns including Irish hymns and Modern songs. Please refer to my website for more Info! Look Forward to hearing from you:) www.rachelchurchsinger.yolasite.com read more »

Robbie Williams Tickets

Hello I’ve been given 4 tickets to Robbie Williams at the O2 tomorrow night which I don’t want. Would anybody like them? Thanks E read more »

Soxee & Steeley Presents Open Decks – A Birthday Celebration

Soxee & Steeley Presents Open Decks – A Birthday Celebration

Open decks is a once month session for vinyl lovers to play music in the relax atmosphere of The Vortex Jazz Club Downstairs. July’s edition of Open decks sees us back for our second Saturday daytime session, with more birthday celebrations and our one off after party – The EP Sessions hosted by Nick Fletcher, our previous contributor in June. https://www.facebook.com/events/3406519694... read more »

Number 90 Bar/Restaurant FREE event

Hey All! WICKED LIVE is happening tomorrow from 7.30pm at Number 90 Bar Restaurant in Hackney Wick (doors will open at 12pm/Completely free)! A night of live music by Charlie Miller (folk)/ Cospatric (folk)/Marley Chapman (pop) & The Landed ( folk)! Here’s a little clip of the lovely Marley Chapman so you know what’s in store 🙂 FB: Number 90 Bar Restaurant Adrss: 90 Wallis Rd, Lond... read more »

Eric Chenaux Open Air Show at the Dentist

Eric Chenaux Open Air Show at the Dentist

OPEN AIR CONCERT IN THE GARDEN SUNDAY 13TH JULY FROM 4PM (AFTER CHATSWORTH ROAD MARKET) “I’m in love with Eric Chenaux’s Guitar & Voice… Whether Chenaux is delivering compelling images atop gentle guitar solos or producing long, airy drones, the sound throughout is intoxicating.” – Stereophile Eric Chenaux is one of Toronto’s most prolific and respected musical iconocla... read more »

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

Every Tuesday – 1 hour a week of dancing in the dark – for the pure joy of dance! The lights go out and the music goes on and the rest is up to you.. 7:30pm – every Tuesday Only £4! Tour De Force Theatre Company 6 Well Street, Hackney E9 7PX – No Lights No Lycra is an dance community that started in Melbourne, Australia in 2009. There is no light, no lycra, no teacher, no steps to learn, no techni... read more »

KSS Charity BBQ & Party – At the Royal Sovereign, Clapton, E5

KSS Charity BBQ & Party – At the Royal Sovereign, Clapton, E5

KSS Charity BBQ Party to raise funds for Cancer Research and the Royal Berks Charity Free Entry: 2pm – 2am DJ’s include: Chirs, Aaron, Julian Liberator (Stay Up Forever), Tattoo John, Miss Monument, Ed Mooch, Dj Anita, Method 1, Thermobee, Rob Stinky Pink, Supernode, Dan Frasier The BBQ will be reasonably priced with a selection of quality salads and meats Family friendly during the da... read more »

A night of Art and Music

A night of Art and Music

A collaboration of all things artistic, mixing together music art and photography. Vinyl only sets from The Vortex Open Decks Allstars Miss Soxee Pam Hall Geoff ‘Geffhino’ Henry Tim Timma Si James Art drawings by Richard Wilson Artwork Photography by Owen Money Photography read more »

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

Every Tuesday – 1 hour a week of dancing in the dark – for the pure joy of dance! The lights go out and the music goes on and the rest is up to you.. 7:30pm – every Tuesday Only £4! Tour De Force Theatre Company 6 Well Street, Hackney E9 7PX – No Lights No Lycra is an dance community that started in Melbourne, Australia in 2009. There is no light, no lycra, no teacher, no steps to learn, no techni... read more »

Excellent & Almost Free Comedy Previews in Clapton

Excellent & Almost Free Comedy Previews in Clapton

Every Wednesday in July, The Star of Hackney Downs plays host to some of the best comedy talent. Wednesday 2nd July – JOHN KEARNS – Winner of Fosters Best Newcomer Wednesday 9th July – MAT EWINS – ‘Delivers massive hilarity’ – The Guardian Wednesday 16th July – DAVID TRENT – ‘A searing blend of live rage and mashed-up video content’... read more »

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing In The Dark!

Every Tuesday – 1 hour a week of dancing in the dark – for the pure joy of dance! The lights go out and the music goes on and the rest is up to you.. 7:30pm – every Tuesday Only £4! Tour De Force Theatre Company 6 Well Street, Hackney E9 7PX – No Lights No Lycra is an dance community that started in Melbourne, Australia in 2009. There is no light, no lycra, no teacher, no steps to learn, no techni... read more »

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing in the dark!

No Lights No Lycra – Dancing in the dark!

Every Tuesday – 1 hour a week of dancing in the dark – for the pure joy of dance! The lights go out and the music goes on and the rest is up to you.. 7:30pm – every Tuesday Only £4! Tour De Force Theatre Company 6 Well Street, Hackney E9 7PX — No Lights No Lycra is an dance community that started in Melbourne, Australia in 2009. There is no light, no lycra, no teacher, no steps to lear... read more »

WANTED your vinyl/records 60’s 70’s 80’s 90’s and noughties

free up some space in your loft or house.. interested in your unloved/unused vinyl i’m a collector and want to add to my vast collection most genres of interest.. particularly 60’s & 70’s rock, progressive rock & pop beatles, stones, sabbath, t-rex, the who etc.. 80’s 90’s up to the present indie/alternative smiths, new order, stone roses etc.. classic house, ... read more »

The Jazz Department   Friday 30th May 2014

The Jazz Department Friday 30th May 2014

The Jazz Department returns for a summer of fifties and sixties jazz, Latin vibes, hip shaking mambo grooves, a Hammond organ selection, lounge tunes and more from the vinyl collection of retro dj Jeniffer Jackson. Enjoy the sounds of some of the greatest names in jazz: Jimmy Smith, Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Jon Hendricks, Nina Simone, Frank Sinatra and more. Jazz the way you like it without... read more »

Hackappella choir seeks new members

Following a great gig a month ago, Hackappella starts back this Sunday, rehearsing from 6 – 9pm at the TDF Studios. We are looking for new singers – especially soprano and bass. Experienced singers would be most welcome. Our repertoire is mostly close harmony jazz though we explore other musical styles. You don’t have to read music. We’re a very friendly group and I guarant... read more »

The Roskell Piano Trio at Sutton House

The Roskell Piano Trio at Sutton House

The Roskell Piano Trio at Sutton House Sunday 22nd June 7pm. Trios by Haydn and Schubert, and works by Bartók and Armenian composers. FREE tour of Sutton House at 6pm Tickets £10, concessions (proof required) £8, children and under-26 free, disabled and their carers free; Sutton House, 2 Homerton High Street, London E9 6JQ. Booking: 07505 609757, http://shms.org.uk read more »

Songs for our sisters: a fundraising concert to help girls refusing female genital mutilation in Tanzania

Songs for our sisters: a fundraising concert to help girls refusing female genital mutilation in Tanzania

An entertaining evening of song, music and dance from around the world to raise money for a safe house on behalf of the Tanzanian Development Trust. A wide range of world musicians will be filling the Russet with sound as we come together to protect girls from the horror of FGM. Speciality Tanzanian food available from 6pm. Food reservations recommended. Music from 8pm, DJ until 11.30. Ticket via ... read more »

Nonclassical May Day: Uncovering the political voice of classical music

Nonclassical May Day: Uncovering the political voice of classical music

7:30pm Gillett Square 8pm The Shacklewell Arms On May Day, Nonclassical uncovers the political voice of classical music and raises it to dangerous decibels. It’s a march on Dalston championing both iconic and new works charged with sociopolitical consciousness – get ready to take contemporary classical to the streets and lift a sonically defiant finger to the establishment. The night opens w... read more »

Hear No Evil – brand new music/arts festival for 24 May bank holiday!!!

Hear No Evil – brand new music/arts festival for 24 May bank holiday!!!

What is it? Hear No Evil is a brand new music and arts festival, taking place on bank holiday weekend in the unique London Fields Brewery arches. It’s about music. It’s about nice beer. It’s about doing something fun with mates that won’t break the bank holiday bank. Oh, and you’ll be helping cancer patients and their families too. There will be bands, comedy, spoken word, musical bingo, good food... read more »

SLABS host @ Power Lunches

SLABS host @ Power Lunches

SLABS host… 27th APRIL 2014 (£3 ON THE DOOR) @ Power Lunches Arts Cafe – 446 Kingsland Road, Hackney, E8 4AE We are looking to set this up as a regular event and need some support. Come along, bring a friend. Bring 2! (If you have more you should count yourself lucky and bring them all). WHAT TO EXPECT? Our very own engorged phantasmagoria of wonders and oddities to delight and titillate… FA... read more »

Piano – rehearsal studios Hackney?

Hello. Does anyone happen to know if there are any (affordable) rehearsal studios in Hackney with a half-decent upright or grand piano available? Any assistance greatly appreciated….. Best wishes, Nick read more »

Scared To Dance

Scared To Dance

The club is back playing the best in indiepop, post-punk, new wave, sixties, C86 and lo-fi music. You can get into the club for the discounted price of £4 by clicking “join” on the Facebook event in advance of the night at https://www.facebook.com/events/481359518630461/ // GUEST DJS // We’re thrilled to welcome Jeremy Warmsley from Summer Camp for his first DJ set at the club! I... read more »

LCV Choir presents… “Reflections” St John-at-Hackney 12th April

LCV Choir presents… “Reflections” St John-at-Hackney 12th April

LCV presents… “Reflections” London Contemporary Voices have earned a reputation as London’s most hipster choir having worked with the likes of Alt-J, Imogen Heap, Newton Faulkner and Andy Burrows. The group recently recorded on the orchestral version of Laura Mvula’s top ten album ‘Sing to the Moon’ (Abbey Road, forthcoming) and have performed at venues including the Royal Albert... read more »

Charity Fashion Show

Charity Fashion Show

THE ANGELMAN SYNDROME CHARITY FASHION SHOW ON SUNDAY 13 APRIL 2014 THE PICTURE HOUSE ATTIC 270 MARE STREET LONDON E8. read more »

Scared To Dance

Scared To Dance

We’re back and we’ve got Joanna Gruesome guest DJing! You can get into the club for the discounted price of £4 by clicking attending on the Facebook event in advance of the night at https://www.facebook.com/events/260536020791746 // GUEST DJS // Our guest DJ is Owen Williams from Joanna Gruesome. Making pretty much everyone’s end of year lists, the bands debut album Weird Sister ... read more »

Documentary on Experimental Music in Shoreditch School

In 1969 at a school in Shoreditch, England, children young and old learned to experiment with avant-garde music composition using tape recorders, loops, electronics, and other techniques. The BBC documented the program with this short documentary, “Music In School: A New Sound.” via http://boingboing.net/2014/03/13/experimental-music-in-uk-eleme.html read more »

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