Luke Sital-Singh

Remember sunny days gone by… Luke Sital-Singh performed a few tracks under Northampton Square bandstand this past September, watch ‘Honest Man’, ‘Bottled Up Tight’ and ‘Fail For You’ below. For more from Luke, visit his dotcom.

Woodpecker Wooliams

Welcome to the birdhouse, with Woodpecker Wooliams! We were delighted to have the Brightonian perform with an impressive array of pedals and machines in Northampton Square bandstand, three cuts from the busk below – ‘Sparrow’, ‘Crow’ and ‘Dove’. Woodpecker Wooliams website.

The Mariner’s Children

The Mariner’s Children performed ‘Sycamore’, ‘Blood’ and ‘Wolves Within The Woods for a crowd at Northampton Square Bandstand in Islington on a fading summer’s afternoon. Beautiful. The Mariner’s Children on Facebook. @bandstandbusks


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.