Entries by Bandstand Busking

NEW BUSK : Sunday December 4th

BANDSTAND BUSKING presents A December Hullabalooooooo 4th December 2011 at Arnold Circus Bandstand, E2 http://g.co/maps/duhta I know we said we weren’t doing any more this year but well, we were wrong. The chance to do one final busk of 2011 with two very wonderful bands came up and we couldn’t say no. Forest Fire – […]

Big Deal, Deer Tracks, Eve of All Hallows’ Eve

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! This Sunday October 30th, the eve of All Hallows Eve’, we’re excited to have two bands come to play at Northampton Square Bandstand. 3.00pm – The Deer Tracks http://www.myspace.com/thedeertracks 3.30pm – Big Deal http://www.myspace.com/weareabigdeal Bring a coat and a pumpkin, we hope to see you there. Free, as ever!

Copy Haho

On what had to be one of the few days you could truly classify as nice ‘summer’ weather, Copy Haho’s Joe Hearty performed some songs for us under Arnold Circus Bandstand. We filmed a couple:


Lovely Canadian Mr Mark Hamilton so kindly agreed to play our stage at Ray Davies’ Meltdown Festival 2011, in the main hall of the Southbank Center. The audience listened with a hush reverence and you can too… here are two videos from his set:

The Leisure Society

What a delight to have The Leisure Society perform a few songs for a crowded audience at Arnold Circus bandstand this summer. They have a new record released this year, and have been receiving glowing critical reviews as well as plenty of fan love, see why for yourselves:

She Keeps Bees

Anyone who has ever seen She Keeps Bees will know it’s impossible to not love what they do. Charming, sweet, funny and brilliant performers, it was an absolute delight to have them play our stage at Meltdown Festival 2011. Here are a few videos from their set:


Guillemots performed a few songs this summer at Meltdown Festival 2011. Their set included new songs as well as golden oldies such as Made Up Love Song. Have a watch below.

Peggy Sue at Meltdown

Our friends Peggy Sue treated us to another Bandstand Busk, this time at Meltdown Festival. Lucky us. We were so thrilled to be invited back to Meltdown festival, and couldn’t have been happier with the wonderful bands that played. We love Peggys! They have a new record out September 12th and it is super duper.