The No Frills Band & 20 years of South London folk sessions

The No Frills Band are playing at the Birds Nest (Church Street SE8) in Deptford on Saturday afternoon  - April 9th 2016, so expect some fine traditional folk music. Check facebook for details, but they should be up and running by 4 pmLast time I saw them play was only last Saturday on the steps outside Carnegie Library ...

Anthrax at the Birds Nest tonight

Last minute call for  a free punk gig tonight at the Birds Nest in Deptford Church Street, featuring 1980s anarcho-punk/hardcore stalwarts Anthrax, Liberty and Bug Central. I saw Liberty play a few times back then with Conflict etc, nice guys.

Deptford Nestival

Deptford Nestival - five days/nights of free music at the Birds Nest, Church Street SE8 - starts tomorrow, Thursday 23rd August. I had a quick glance down the line up and spotted highlights including Elephants and Castles on Thursday and Kate Tempest on Monday 27th.

Music Monday: Kate Tempest

Brockley-born Kate Tempest has been around for a while - first mentioned on Transpontine back in 2008 when she was performing as Excentral Tempest. But in the last year or two she's made a real breakthrough, including winning the Ted Hughes poetry prize last year for her 'Brand New Ancients' epic performance poem.She's got a new ...

The Trailer TV

The Trailer TV is 'Pirate TV show showcasing fresh talent making moves in the underground music scene' broadcasting live from the the trailer at the Big Red on Deptford Church Street (the converted bus next to the Birds Nest pub).This Thurday (29 August), with support from Hyperdub, it will feature DJ Rashad and DJ Spinn. ...

Blurt at the Birds Nest

Free on Sunday 4 August at the Birds Nest (Deptford Church St):Avant punk legend Ted Milton and Blurt EARLY AT 6PMFREE**With Guests** Mouth 4 Rusty - New Album just released this June Clamp Down has electrifying new members and will play songs from the new album Opulent Trip: