After paying to get in your presented with rude staff a sign that reads 'draught beer is f**king expensive, buy a bottle' the cheapest is £5 for a 330ml IPA and all the taps are off. No thanks.
Time Out says
Posted: Sat Jan 5 2013
Tumbledown old boozer with a roof 'garden' (read: smoking/breathing space) dedicated to giving young, new bands a stage on which to strut their (still developing) stuff. It boasts plenty of familiar, now highly successful names on its list of performing alumni, including Ladyhawke, The XX, Paloma Faith and The Cribs, not to mention the likes of Franz Ferdinand, who treated excited and sweaty, sardined-in fans to a preview of their upcoming third album here in June 2008. A handy staggering distance from Old Street, it's a seven-day-a-week destination venue for all sounds fresh and (at least potentially) happening.
What's on at The Macbeth
New wave and post-punk, Shoegaze, Alternative rock
- Critics' choice
London four-piece Relics headline tonight with their widescreen, reverb-slathered Jesus And Mary Chain/Horrors fare that's hypnotically hazy. Maybe wear nice shoes to this one, because they'll be getting some good gazing at.
Pop and rock, Clubs
Surreal party specialists The Island are throwing a Halloween party to launch the new issue of alternative culture magazine PROWL. Featured in the line-up are stoner rock band Mars Red Sky, plus immersive theatre from Experimental Experience and glitch...
House music, Hip hop, Garage, Clubs
Monthly hip hop party Holla! and The Vibe collective join forces for a Halloween event. The vibe, say the organisers, is a welcoming, fun and friendly one, and music will be hip hop, bashment, house and garage over two floors until 4am.
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Had a great night up to the point where a particular member of Staff decided to insult me when I asked for water. I'm pretty confused as Well. A shame as the evening was fantastic up to that point. Poor staff!