Check out our picks of the best gigs taking place across the UK over the next 7 days including shows from Ladyhawke, AJ Tracey, Andy Shauf & more…
Monday – Gold Dust present – Julie Bergan @ Hoxton Square Bar & Grill, London
Previous Gold Dust alumni include Lana Del Rey , Aluna George & our faves RIVRS so when we tell you that Julie Bergan was voted Best Norwegian Act at last year’s MTV Europe Music Awards you can guarantee this is going to be pretty special…
Tuesday – Ladyhawke @ Marble Factory, Bristol
The sound of Pip Brown’s alter-ego continues to evolve. Catch her playing tracks from her latest album “Wild Life” as well as the hits across the UK this week…
Wednesday – SHINERS @ The Waiting Room, Stoke Newington, London – FREE ENTRY!
New stars of BBC Introducing, east London upstarts SHINERS are launching their new single ‘Blunt’ with a free party at Stokey’s Waiting Room. Expect punchy drums and angular guitars – essential night out for early Blur and lapsed fans of Hot Hot Heat. Plus AVERAGE SEX are supporting.
FREE Tickets: ticketweb.co.uk/shiners
Thursday – AJ Tracey @ O2 Academy, Oxford
University educated UK Grime artist AJ Tracey (born Ché Moran) is definitely going places . His track “Thiago Silva” (yes, the Brazilian centre-back) features rapper of the moment Dave and has been streamed over 3.5 million times. Check him out in Oxford this week…
Friday – Andy Shauf, Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
Check out Canada’s most eminent purveyor of folk melancholy at one of the best indie venues in the UK. Excellent range of award winning pies too…
Saturday – Chain of Flowers @ Victoria, Dalston, London
J-Dilla Changed My Life @ Jazz Cafe, Camden, London
Hip-Hop owes a massive debt to this musical pioneer and for the last 10 year’s Doctor’s Orders have been holding an almighty annual bash lest anyone forget. Proceeds donated to the J-Dilla Foundation & Lupus UK