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September 16, 2017

An Infusion of Alternative Rock

An Alternative Gathering are chuffed to bring The Infusion back to London for their own headline show.

The Infusion – This Midland band mix wahwah/fuzz driven rock with punky overtones and distinctive vocals and produce a highly likeable and infectious sound.

The Black Bullets – Five bastard children from hell, locked together to produce the most filthy Rock n Roll to penetrate human ears.

Yur Mum – East joined West to play a fusion between grunge, punk, hard rock, metal, blues and anything else that is loud, noisy and comes from the heart.

Luna Lacuna – Strongly lyrical alternative rock band from London and Chatham – blunge/grunge, post-punk, hi-octane shoe-gaze with some goth and metal influences.

Music From 8pm

Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/121625085100945

Start: September 16, 2017 8:00 pm
End: September 16, 2017 11:45 pm
Venue: The Unicorn
Phone: 020 7485 3073
Address:
227 Camden Road, London, NW1 9AA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

July 14, 2017

Fallen Lillies at The Nest

An Alternative Gathering are well chuffed to be putting on Fallen Lillies, four feisty young ladies from Eastern France.

Featuring:

Fallen Lillies – Four grungy punk rocking twentysomething ladies from eastern France.

Luna Lacuna – Strongly lyrical alternative rock band from London and Chatham.

A Void – A London based French grunge band that smells like cheese & rotten meat.

Elsa – London based French Singer songwriter guitarist on the rock edge.

Music From 7.45pm

Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/803422816478281

Start: July 14, 2017 7:45 pm
End: July 14, 2017 11:00 pm
Venue: The Birds Nest
Phone: 020 8692 1928
Address:
32 Deptford Church Street, London, SE8 4RZ, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

July 13, 2017

Red Dogs at The Unicorn

An Alternative Gathering are pleased to bring you Red Dogs, all the way from Japan.

Featuring:

Red Dogs – All girl punk/rock trio formed in Osaka in 2012.

Healthy Junkies – Female fronted New wave punk grunge band, DIY and hungry.

Jellly – Passionate tunes, sinister undertones and a pop punk sensibility.

Yur Mum – A fusion between grunge, punk, hard rock, metal, blues and anything else that is loud.

Music From 8pm
Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/294676594245806

Start: July 13, 2017 8:00 pm
End: July 13, 2017 11:00 pm
Venue: The Unicorn
Phone: 020 7485 3073
Address:
227 Camden Road, London, NW1 9AA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

July 8, 2017

Red Hot Rock

Red Hot Music takes over The Gunners for the first time for this FREE ENTRY show, and as usual it’s guitar-based high-energy music from start to finish. Featuring…

FUZZWALKER – bright-eyed indie rock brawlers from West London and Surrey who featured recently on BBC Introducing, and have rocked stages up and down the UK including London appearances at The O2 Academy Islington, The Borderline and the 100 Club.

WHO KILLED NANCY JOHNSON? – punk and post-punk rock machine from Reading known for its incendiary live show and fiercely addictive songs.

KINGDOM OF REPTILES – a mash up of rock influences from the 1970s to the present day comes together in an intense riff-heavy package that features rasping vocals and some intense drumming.

THE CUPID STUNTS – British rock band originating from Hendon that came together at Middlesex University in October 2016 and that blends influences from the Foo Fighters to Green Day.

Start: July 8, 2017 8:00 pm
End: July 8, 2017 11:00 pm
Venue: The Gunners
Phone: 020 7359 2467
Address:
204 Blackstock Rd, London, N5 1EN, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

June 3, 2017

Gunners Punk

An Alternative Gathering are chuffed to be back at The Gunners for more punk rock mayhem.

Featuring:

The Straps – An English streetpunk band formed in 1977 in Battersea.

The Anoraks – An east London punk band formed in the summer of 1996.

Kilburn Bomb Squad – We are K.B.S from London, we play punk rock music, the end!

The Tokyo Rankers – Peterborough Punk / OI band. GOD SAVE ROCK AND ROLL!!!!!

Music From 8pm
Free Entry (with a collection)

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/409698399414540

Start: June 3, 2017 8:00 pm
End: June 3, 2017 11:15 pm
Venue: The Gunners Pub
Phone: 020 7359 2467
Address:
204 Blackstock Road, London, N5 1EN, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

June 2, 2017

Rockin’ The Nest

An Alternative Gathering bring the noise to the nest with 4 cracking rocking and rolling acts.

Featuring:

Hobo – A Southend band with southern groove, sludgy riffs and anthemic choruses.

HammerJacK – An uncompromising, hard hitting heavy rock band from Guildford.

Sugarman Sam & The Voodoo Men – Hard-hitting blues/rock with a modern edge.

Elsa – London based Singer songwriter guitarist on the rock edge.

Music From 7.30pm
Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/263842324066530

Start: June 2, 2017 7:30 pm
End: June 2, 2017 11:00 pm
Venue: The Birds Nest, Deptford
Phone: 020 8692 1928
Address:
32 Deptford Church Street, London, SE8 4RZ, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

May 13, 2017

A Real Rock’n'Roller

An Alternative Gathering return to the nest to bring you a night of dirty rock’n'roll

The Blue Carpet Band – Powerhouse five-piece dirty garage punk rock’n'rollers based in North London. Sounds like classic blues-rock proponents such as The Yardbirds and early Rolling Stones mixing it up with early New York punk, The Cramps and The Stooges, think big riffs, 12-bar boogie and unstoppable energy.

Rollin’ Machine – A raw 3 piece punk rock n roll band from Southend on sea. Dan fisher guitar/vocals, Evan Evans drums/vocals, Peter Kennedy on bass. Influences include Oasis, Stone Roses, Kasabian, The Small Faces, The Who, The Jam, punk and more!!! We are a wall of sound.

Blackmail Box – In Nottingham late 2013, inspired by a million noise slingers, Blackmail Box formed with a desire to create grimy rock’n'roll and rockabilly surf flavoured garage punk.

Doors 7.30pm
Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/212577469167857

Start: May 13, 2017 8:00 pm
End: May 13, 2017 11:00 pm
Venue: The Birds Nest
Phone: 020 8692 1928
Address:
32 Deptford Church Street, London, SE8 4RZ, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

May 12, 2017

Zooparty at The Gunners

An Alternative Gathering are chuffed to present Swedish punks Zooparty plus support.

Zooparty – Formed in Linkoping in November 2005, Zooparty have so far released 3 albums featuring as special guests none other than Glen Matlock and Tony James.

Rock’n'Roll Suicides – A 4 piece garage band from London. Influenced by the ProtoPunk scene of the early 70s. No synths, no Gimmicks just no nonsense Rock n Roll.

Sister Paul – Japanese Glam Punk since 1992. Sister Paul comprise a male bassist singing in soprano and a female drummer in alto singing songs for gays and social deviants!

Gunner Who – An engaging skuzzed up punk outfit from Leyton with a certain rough-hewn charm. Sounds like Thrilled Skinny or pre-Blur!

Doors 7pm
Free Entry

Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/1763229153930208

Start: May 12, 2017 7:45 pm
End: May 12, 2017 11:15 pm
Venue: The Gunners Pub
Phone: 020 7359 2467
Address:
204 Blackstock Road, London, N5 1EN, United Kingdom
Cost: Free

May 7, 2017

Six-Score/Nothing Clean/Hooked on Christ/HVP/ADP – Free Entry

EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/121704285023177/

Cognitive Dissident Promotions is hella stoked to bring you…

Six-Score (grind violence from Austria)

https://six-score-grindcore.bandcamp.com/

Nothing Clean (fastest band in the midlands)

https://nothingclean.bandcamp.com/

Hooked On Christ (le fastcore from bearwood, wherever that is)

https://hookedonchrist.bandcamp.com/

High Value Product (big smoke hardcore punx)

https://highvalueproduct.bandcamp.com/

Atavistik Death Pose (new ldn punx from a billion other bands)

FREE ENTRY
18+
Support the bar cos that’s how we pay the bands innit

Start: May 7, 2017 7:00 pm
End: May 7, 2017 11:00 pm
Venue: The Unicorn
Address:
227 Camden Rd, London, NW1 9AA, United Kingdom
Cost: Free