GALA Festival has announced the full line-up for this year's festival.
Moving from May Bank Holiday to summer dates this year, after being forced to cancel the 2020 edition due to the coronavirus pandemic, GALA Festival will return to Peckham Rye Park on 31st July & 1st August - taking place across two days for the very first time.
Celebrating its fifth anniversary, GALA will host the very best in house, disco, dub and jazz across the leafy South London park, with breweries, record labels and party brands also headed for the weekend celebrations.
A new podcast, Blacklisted, will explore and discuss London’s house music culture.
The podcast is hosted by three music industry professionals, DJ Fabio Luis, House Passion DJ and promoter Shenin Amara, and photographer Dayran, and will explore different elements of the city’s scene. In the first epsiode, which you can check out below, topics range from race and discrimination to COVID-19 and live streams.
Every week, we invite some of the world’s best DJs to live stream exclusive DJ sets on our Facebook, Youtube and Twitch channels.
We are delighted to welcome Bushwacka for a very special set dedicated to London's seminal club, The End, this Friday.
A new book celebrates the rich diversity of London's record shops.
Written by music journalist Garth Cartwright, and featuring shots from photographer Quintina Valero, London's Record Shops is a compendium of some of the city's most loved outlets.
While no specifics have yet been confirmed, the book will feature record shops in areas such as Hackney, Peckham and Soho.
A selection of London pirate radio adverts spanning almost a decade have been compiled into a release.
The first of a two-part series, incoming via Record label and NTS Radio show Death Is Not The End, 'London Pirate Radio Adverts 1984-1993, Vol. 1' is an archive of adverts and idents broadcast on the capital's pirate radio stations, including an introduction featuring Frankie Knuckles' seminal house hit, 'Your Love'.
A London nightclub will pilot a new ventilation system in January that could lead the way in making clubs and music venues more COVID-secure.
According to an announcement on their Instagram, London’s 100 Club on Oxford Street will be the first to trial the system designed to eliminate as much as 99.9% of airborne pathogens, including coronavirus.
A short film celebrating young Black artists in London’s electronic music scene, titled ‘New Rave’, is available to watch now.
Released as part of London's The Design Museum's ‘Electronic: From Kraftwerk to The Chemical Brothers’ exhibition, the documentary, which as been produced alongside Play Nice, aims to showcase not just the history but "the creatives shaping today’s scene and moving it forward”.
A new 4,400-capacity venue is set to open in London.
London is set to gain a brand new music venue, fronted by Coachella's AEG Presents, as part of revonations at West London exhibition centre, Olympia.
The plans were announced by developers yesterday, who revealed a number of plans for tenants at the brand new Olympia complex. As well as the new mega-venue, which is scheduled to open in 2023, Olympia will also be home to two hotels, with talks also currently underway for an arthouse cinema, a 1,500-seat theatre, and a number of restaurants and shops.