of Montreal

We were utterly delighted to have of Montreal back for a low key last minute busk in Lincoln’s Inn Fields. Despite only announcing mere hours before the main event, an eager crowd gathered nonetheless and listened to Kevin Barnes & co perform his ever weird pop songs. Brilliant. Watch the busk below:

We’re back!

Hello folks! It’s been a while. How are you faring? If you’re free September 9th please do join us at Northampton Square in Islington – 1pm Woodpecker Wooliams 1.45pm The Mariner’s Children 2.30pm Ichi 3.15pm Luke Sital-Singh Hope to see you there. @bandstandbusks // Facebook For inquiries or to be involved with Bandstand Busking feel free to be in touch.

Sea of Bees

Sea of Bees joined us to perform a few of the songs from the new album – Orangefarben. A delight to match the sunny busk last summer.  

Here We Go Magic

What’s better than a busk with Here We Go Magic? That’s right, a busk with Here We Go Magic and a husky dog. Have you ever met anyone who does not like a husky dog? Don’t trust ’em! Watch below for some HWGM action: Alone But Moving   How Do I Know   Make up your mind  

Simone Felice

Simone Felice and his lovely cohorts treated us to some tunes on a showery April afternoon. The rain managed to hold out until we finished. Thanks, rain. Watch Simone’s magic below:

Bandstand Busking on The Guardian

There is a fantastic audio/visual documentary on The Guardian about Bandstand Busking. Check it out here! Thanks very much to Viv, Martin and Jim for creating a lovely feature.

Happy Christmas from Bandstand Busking! Hello! From everyone here at Bandstand Busking, a very merry Christmas and happy holidays to you. We wanted to say a big thanks to everyone who helped make a busk happen, who played, who came, who watched a video… everyone who helped make another fun year for Bandstand Busking. We’ll be back next year and […]

Veronica Falls

Hark back to sunnier times, with Veronica Falls performing at Northampton Square bandstand this summer. They released their debut LP on Bella Union this year and here they are with a coupla songs from it….  

Forest Fire

New Yorkers Forest Fire swung by Arnold Circus bandstand in early December to play us a few jams from their latest record. Have a watch and listen below:  

The Landshapes

We were absolutely delighted to have The Landshapeson bandstand busking. It was pretty chilly under Arnold Circus, but the drizzle held off until just after we finished. It was a great treat – see for yourselves:   Watch all our videos on our Bandstand Busking YouTube channel: Watch our Landshapes Busks playlist