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.

July 31st Busk

[above: Sea of Bees] HIYA! We’re super excited to bring you a busk this Sunday, July 31st, at Northampton Square. The lineup is as follows: 2pm – Veronica Falls 3pm – Sea of Bees 4pm – Peggy Sue It’s a corker! It’s free as ever and will undoubtedly be lovely. I can’t think of a classier way to spend this […]

Photos from Arnold Circus

Some photos of Copy Haho/The Leisure Society/Jesca Hoop from last weekend at Arnold Circus – Watch out for the next busk! Details soon.

Arnold Circus Busk – July 10th

Hi everyone, I hope you all enjoyed Meltdown as much as we did! But, there’s no stopping there…   Upcoming busk This Sunday at Arnold Circus bandstand we’re back with another free busk. Bandstand Busking Sunday July 10th, 2pm-5pm 2pm – Copy Haho 3pm – The Leisure Society 3.45 – Jesca Hoop Make sure you let us know you’re coming […]


You’d never know it was summer! A few weeks a go on a day off from their Tune Yards support tour, Thousands treated us to a performance of a few songs under Lincoln’s Inn Fields bandstand in rainy central London. The Sound Of Everything is out now on Bella Union.

Ra Ra Riot

These troopers were jet lagged and tired, but even so, Ra Ra Riot gave us a few brilliant songs on an arty bandstand at 5pm on a weekday. Watch them perform Boy and St Peter’s Day Festival for us round the back of the Southbank Center.  

Celebrate + In Your Dreams

Dark Dark Dark Celebrate + In Your Dreams Two more videos from our busk with Dark Dark Dark, up here and now below. See all the videos from that busk here.

Meltdown 2011

– BANDSTAND BUSKING AT MELDOWN 2011 – Hi everyone, We are so excited to be a part of Meltdown festival at the Southbank Center once again. We’ve confirmed Peggy Sue, She Keeps Bees and Woodpigeon – who join headliners Guillemots on our free stage. Join us next Saturday the 18th 1-5pm for free sets from some of the best bands […]


– Thousands at Lincoln’s Inn Fields Bandstand – Kristian and Luke, aka Thousands, braved the wind and rain to perform a few songs in a central London bandstand for us and a few intrepid weather-nonchalant fans. Woohoo! Some photos below: Videos soon. In the meantime – Thousands on: Twitter | Facebook | Website | Bella Union Us on: Twitter | […]

– She Keeps Bees at Meltdown Festival – We couldn’t be happier to welcome the wonderful She Keeps Bees to our stage at Ray Davies’ Meltdown Festival on June 18th. They join Guillemots and more TBC. More information on that here. This appearance will be absolutely free and your first chance to catch the band before they play Dalston Roof […]