Saturday 18 June The Meltdown Bandstand Busking Stage Southbank Centre is delighted to welcome back Bandstand Busking to Meltdown for the second year running, to present a packed bill of top names. This year’s headliners are the extremely talented Guillemots, with more exciting acts to be announced: this free event is certainly not one to miss. Since founding in 2008, […]

Dark Dark Dark

– Dark Dark Dark at Hampstead Heath Bandstand – Dark Dark Dark treated us to our first busk of 2011 on a blustery Sunday afternoon on Hampstead Heath. Above is a unique (sans-keyboard) performance of ‘Daydreaming’, from the band’s wonderful album ‘Wild Go’. Playing as a four piece; Marshall, Nona, Brett and Walt treated us to a handful of songs. […]

We’re back!

Hello! Bandstand Busking is back after a long and lengthy winter (and spring) hibernation. It’s all change here; we’ve got a new website, new logo, new camera gear and a fresh and eager thirst to book in some new incredible busks. To kick things off we spent some time this week with Dark Dark Dark in Hampstead Heath and Ra […]

The Irrepressibles

Watch Anvil, Nuclear Skies and Forget The Past by The Irrepressibles on Victoria Park bandstand.            


Watch Day and Night, Nice People, Breaking Walls and You Tell Me by Chief on Northampton Square bandstand.        

Caitlin Rose

Watch Gorilla Man, Sinful Wishing Well, New York, Spare Me and Learning To Ride by Caitlin Rose on Northampton Square bandstand.          

Frightened Rabbit

Watch Poke, The Twist, Footshooter, Swim Until You Can’t See Land and Modern Leper by Frightened Rabbit at Arnold Circus bandstand.             Watch all our videos on our Bandstand Busking YouTube channel: Watch our Frightened Rabbit Busks playlist

Vivian Girls

Watch When I’m Gone, The Other Girls and Tell The World by Vivian Girls at Arnold Circus bandstand.      

The Hundred In The Hands

The Hundred In The Hands performed at Arnold Circus. Watch Sleepwalker, Tom Tom and Pigeons.      

Sky Larkin

Sky Larkin at Arnold Circus was a another great busk with a good crowd. Watch Matador, Landlocked, Still Windmills and Fossil,I.