Alternative Stuff to do this Week in London – 4th-10th July!

Carabas This Weeks Event Recommends...

For our full months event recommendations see our London Events page and Regular Events page also – if we’re missing something (your own event or someone else’s) let us know!

Below the first run of events extracted and pasted from our London Events you’ll find the same for this week from our Regular Events page which covers those ongoing weekly and monthly happenings…

Enjoy and have a great week!

 

UPDATE: ENDING SOON
COMICS
The Cartoon Museum’s GREAT BRITISH GRAPHIC NOVEL Exhibition comes to an end on 24th July – get it in you diary now to avoid missing out!
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6th
Wednesday
GIG
Bad Vibrations presents LOLA COLT @ The Moth Club! “Named after a Spaghetti Western and master’s of sprawling soundtracks for as yet unreleased films, Lola Colt have been releasing epic, building cuts of heavy psychedelic for over five years. Reverb heavy and packed full of distortion, it’s live that they’re sounds really come to life.” Need a bunch to head along with? TheIndie Music MU bunch are going! The Moth Club, Old Trades Hall, Valette Street, E9 6NU *** Check out our reviews of Lola Colt and info on their new album on Carabas here ***
CP - Lola Colt
7th – 13th
Thursday to Wednesday
ART
*** CARABAS SPECIAL RECOMMEND*** EXTINCTION – EXTENSION Exhibition by OSCHE! “We are excited to announce a solo exhibition “Exctinction / Extension” of fresh works on canvas and new prints by street-artist Otto Schade AKA Osch. As the Anonymous flyers reveals he will be giving us the best of both his signature styles: the unraveling tape-ball and the sunset.” Check out our Artist Profile of Otto Schade on Carabas here! Westbank Gallery, 3-5 Thorpe Close, Westway, W10 5XL
LE - Jul - Otto Schade Exhibition
8th
Friday
FILM
The Nomad Cinema presents: THE BIG LEBOWSKI! Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, W1K ***ALL PROCEEDS TO CHARITY! This year to the South African SUSTAINABILITY INSTITUTE (On Twitter)  ***
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CLUBBING
NICK WARREN, DAVE SEAMAN, JIMMY VAN M, DANNY HOWELLS & QUIVVER @ MINISTRY!
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The Box: Danny Howells * Nick Warren * Jimmy van M * Dave Seaman
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103: Quivver * Psycatron * Desyn Masiello * Radu Moldovan – The Real Xperience
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Baby Box: Hyperspace * Andy Morgan b2b Electra Nyx * Bombsquad * Beynur Kayali * Aggie * Evan Sylva * Ross Lewis b2b Joanna Poole
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Loft: Cheeky People & Friends * Ashley Heywood * Frank MacCarthy (Rezonairs) * Mark Stanley b2b Richard Hughes * Mr Chip * Owen Davies
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Ministry of Sound, 103 Gaunt Street, London. Fancy it but want to head along with some folk? The London Techno / House / Psychedelic Clubbing Meet-up are going!
CPP - Ministry of Sound LE - Jul - Ministry of Sound The Gallery
9th
Saturday
COMICS
*** CARABAS SPECIAL RECOMMEND *** The very first SMALL PRESS DAY! In association with Samu.co.uk, Alternative Press and Broken Frontier! A celebration of self-publishing, DIY culture, and grassroots comics across the U.K on Saturday 9th July. UK-wide!
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On a related note DISCOVER fantastic small press creators on our CECAF 2016 article!
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SMALL PRESS DAY at Gosh! Comics… “Join us for the inaugural Small Press Day on Saturday, July 9th! We’ll be hosting a stack of signings and events with local small press publishers and collectives  from 12-7pm.” 12- 1pm: Decadence Comics and Backwards Burd * 1 – 2 pm: Save Our Souls * 2 – 3pm: Dirty Rotten Comics * 3-4pm: Fancy Butcher Press * 4-5pm: One Beat Zines * 5-6pm: Avery Hill Publishing!” GOSH COMICS, 1 Berwick St, Soho, W1F 0DR
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SMALL PRESS DAY at Forbidden Planet“Join us for a SMALL PRESS DAY signing at Forbidden Planet London on Saturday 9th July from 4 – 5pm. We’ll be welcoming EDIE OP and OWEN D POMERY in store, signing READS, MALEFICUM and BETWEEN THE BILLBOARDS, all from AVERY HILL PUBLISHING.” Forbidden Planet, 179 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H 8JR
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SMALL PRESS DAY at Raygun East – Signing instore from 12pm – 2pm with Owen Michael Johnson. “Join us and get your hands on an exclusive Raygun Comics Print by Owen (with a small purchase)”. More info here. Raygun East, 70 Clapton Square, London E5 8HE
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SMALL PRESS DAY at Orbital Comics! 12:00 – 13:00 – Alessandra Criseo, Cristian Ortiz, John Riordan & Dan Cox (Hitsville UK) * 13:00 – 14:00 – Sean Azzopardi, Cliodhna Ztoical, Jenika Ioffreda, Sammy Borras, Sina Sparrow * 14:00 – 15:00 – Hamish Steele, Paul Shinn, Claude TC, Craig Conlan, Adam-James Foulkes & Lynne Triplett (Brambletyne) * 15:00 – 16:00 – Andy Poyadgi, Matt Boyce, Robin Barnard, Verity Glass, Dan White * 16:00 – 17:00 – Matt Gibbs & Chris Wildgoose – Improper Books, Matt Fitch & Chris Baker – Dead Canary * 17:00 – 18:00 – Andy Oliver with many of Broken Frontier‘s Six Creators to Watch from this and last year, including Rozi Hathaway, Emma Raby, Kim Clements and Jey Levang!
LE - Jun - SPD UK-wide
10th
Sunday
FILM
RUMBLE IN THE BRONX! “Hong Kong policeman Keung (Jackie Chan) arrives in New York for the wedding of his uncle Bill (Bill Tung), a grocer who recently sold his Bronx store to the fetching Elaine (Anita Mui). After a biker gang bursts into the store to wreak havoc, Keung springs into action, giving up his vacation to defend the weak and protect the innocent with his extraordinary martial arts skills. As Keung investigates local gangs, he learns more about a criminal syndicate that needs to be brought to justice.” The Prince Charles Cinema, 7 Leicester Place, WC2H 7BY
LE - Jul - Rumble in the Bronx

 

Tue
Distraction Club – Comedy – THE PHOENIX, 37 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0PP – Mitch Benn et al’s A-list comedy night!
CEP - The Distraction Club
Wed
Process – Gosh Comic Creators – Social / Creative: Comics – GOSH COMICS, 1 Berwick St, Soho, W1F 0DR – Monthly comic creators workshop/discussion group
CEP - Process (Image by Steve Walsh)
Thu
BookSlam – Currently first Thursday, has been last (check) – Event: Literary / Books – The Grand, 21-25 St. John’s Hill, Clapham, SW11 1TT – Literary cabaret
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