We list hundreds of London gigs every week, to help you find the very best of the city’s vast and thriving music scene. Here are our picks of the best gigs and concerts in London over the next seven days – click the link below to view full listings for the week. Happy gigging!
The best gigs in London this week
Trumpeter Chris Batchelor, pianist Liam Noble, baritone saxophonist James Allsopp and drummer Paul Clarvis are Pigfoot: an impressive quartet who breathe new life into forgotten corners of jazz history. At this ‘1972’ show they’re taking a dizzying span of music from that year – anything from Ornette Coleman to Black Sabbath – and turning it inside out.Read more
Vocalist Melissa James presents material from her new album ‘Stripped Back’, joined by guitarist Tom Gamble and pianist Arthur Lea. James is a fine vocalist, particularly adept at tuning into the emotive qualities of her music. She’s an expert narrator and well worth checking out.Read more
There's a veritable treasure chest of late '80s and early '90s indie at this enjoyably nostalgic one-day event. EMF, Echobelly, Pop Will Eat Itself, Jim Bob, Gaye Bikers On Acid, Thousand Yard Stare and Bentley Rhythm Ace will be riffing away to a loyal crowd of older and newer indie fans.Read more