October 7, 2017
An Alternative Gathering are back at west London’s finest dive bar and music venue to bring you an evening of alternative rock.
Yur Mum – An improbable band with an improbable name. Yur Mum is a blend of anything that’s loud, noisy and comes from the heart. They call it ‘road rage’ rock.
The Actions – “A dystopian dream that’ll pull you in and leave you wanting more ” – Gigslutz. “A massive sound you won’t forget about quickly” – Fame Magazine.
Holy Faction – NW London trio playing funky post punk material that captures the essence of Magazine, the groove of Killing Joke and a hint of Wire, alongside a magic of their own.
Elsa – London based Singer songwriter guitarist on the rock edge. Heartfelt songs from a place of emotional honesty. influenced by American rock (grunge/metal), classical and folk music.
Music From 7.45pm
Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/2064386170455298
October 6, 2017
An Alternative Gathering presents “The Punk Rock Chronicles Volume One”, the first in a series of gigs that will feature some of the more well known bands on the circuit.
The Fuckwits – Punk/reggae band formed in Sheffield in 2005 with the intention of recreating the authentic flavour of the seminal punk bands of the late 70’s.
Rage DC – Originally formed in 1996 Rage DC have shared a bill with, amongst many others, the UK Subs, Sham 69, GBH, Vibrators, Stiff Little Fingers & Vice Squad.
Chaos UK (London) – Originally formed in Islington, London around 1978, this is punk rock like it used to be – before it became a cliche.
Sugar Louise – 5 piece punk/power pop band from Trondheim in Norway who formed in 2009.
13 – From Falkirk, fast, loud, punk played with the snarl of 77 but with added kick ass rock n roll.
Music From 7.45pm
Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/1219449468112831
September 23, 2017
An Alternative Gathering are well chuffed to have good friends and gas mask wearers, the excellent The Decay back in London.
The Decay – A Scottish Rock band originally from East Kilbride formed in 2013. We keep it real and sing about everyday life. If it needs said we wont hold back!
Healthy Junkies – Female fronted New wave punk grunge band, DIY and hungry. influenced by the likes of Iggy Pop, Nirvana, Blondie, Killing Joke, Sonic Youth, Bauhaus and Bowie.
The Dignities – A Lothian based band influenced by 70’s rock/Punk such as The Ramones, Blondie, The Police, Black Sabbath and AC/DC.
Rough Stone – Local Rock Grunge’n'Roll band, nothing else! This will be their second ever gig.
Music From 8pm
Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/395186650817266
September 16, 2017
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
Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/121625085100945
September 12, 2017 – September 15, 2017
An exhibition of art donated to Art the Arms Fair. All works will be for sale. The purpose is to make DSEi, one of the world’s largest arms fairs, visible to all. All proceeds will support the work of Campaign Against the Arms Trade.
Open 11am–7pm daily.
Ticketed evening events include performance poetry, performance art, comedy and music. There will also be a daytime activity suitable for all age groups on 9 September.
September 2, 2017
An Alternative Gathering are well excited to welcome back Australia’s finest – The Mis-Made.
The Mis-Made – Australia’s finest rock band are back. Fresh from supporting L7 and playing Rebellion, the girls hit London for the finale of their European tour.
With Special Guests:
Healthy Junkies – London grunge punk rockers
IDestroy – Bristol grrrl rockers
Twisted Dolls – Manc fuzzy rockers
Yur Mum – London grunge rockers
CuriousHour – Blues psych London rockers
PollyPikPocketz – London grunge punks
Crack Foxes – London grunge riot grrrls
Minatore – Notts alt rockers
Music From 4.30pm
£8 ADV / £10 OTD
Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/368850153480345
Ticket Link – http://www.newcrossinn.com/product/the-mis-made-ransack-new-cross-2
July 29, 2017
An Alternative Gathering are well chuffed to bring you a band from my home town for once – the legendary Vicious Rumours.
Vicious Rumours – Legendary south east London streetpunks, reformed and ready to go
With support from:
East End Badoes – Old school late 70′s east end punks
Underclass UK – Streetpunks mixing it up with a bit of glam/metal
The Tokyo Rankers – Peterborough Oi merchants
Snide – Female fronted Maidstone punks
Lead Shot Hazard – South London ska punks
Dog Rotten – South east London punk rap’n'rollers
Freedom Faction – Veteran Cambridge punks
Russ Crimewave – A one man angry acoustic onslaught
Music From 4pm
£10 ADV / £15 OTD
Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/1118903581510742
Ticket Link – http://www.newcrossinn.com/event/vicious-rumours-at-nxi
July 23, 2017
Summer, the season of punk rock.
Come get down to
Local Mad Man
July 15, 2017
An Alternative Gathering are rather chuffed to have The SoapGirls back in London as part of their “Party N Hell” 2017 European tour.
The SoapGirls – French born sisters from South Africa with punk rock ethics and grunge music.
Fallen Lillies – Four grungy punk rocking twentysomething ladies from eastern France.
Hazard – Luton punk rockers
Planet of the Capes – Loud-ass London power trio formed in a blind panic in late 2016.
Zara – local alt rockers
Blow Up Doll – North London grunge rockers
Glad He’s Dead – Cambridge band who will blow your hair back with their Stoner/Grunge ditties.
Frog Maintenance Division – Local rockers playing their debut gig
Music From 4.45pm
£5 ADV / £7 OTD
Event Page – https://www.facebook.com/events/197524454080429