Alternative Stuff to do this Week in London – 5th-11th October!

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!

 

5th
Monday
MUSIC
KID WAVE @ The Lexington! The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Road St, N1 9JB
LE - Oct - Kid Wave
8th
Thursday
COMICS
EDWARD COX SIGNING THE CATHEDRAL OF KNOWN THINGS at Forbidden Planet! 6-7 pm – Forbidden Planet, 179 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8JR. Check out our Author Profile of Edward Cox on Carabas here and read more about The Cathedral of Known Things on our October 15 New Book Recommends page!
CB - Go - Oct - The Cathedral of Known Things
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MUSIC
BAD VIBRATIONS presents: LOLA COLT + DEADPAN INTERFERENCE @ The Shacklewell Arms! Ticket required but FREE! Any doubt this is a good idea? Check out Alison Gray’s review here and / or Mark K’s review here! And if you need a bunch to head there with the London Indie Music Meet-up bunch are going!
Lola 7
9th
Friday
FILM
*** SPECIAL CARABAS RECOMMEND *** ELSTREE 1976 at the London Film Festival! Featuring David Prowse, Garrick Hagon and Jeremy Bulloch: “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, ten actors landed themselves small roles in Star Wars. Here are their stories.” Picturehouse Central, 20-24 Shaftesbury Avenue, Piccadilly, W1D 7DH.Repeated Sunday 10th at 3pm – Cineworld Haymarket, 63-65 Haymarket, SW1Y 4RL.
LE - Oct - LFF - Elstree 1976
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*** SPECIAL CARABAS RECOMMEND *** GHOST THEATER at the London Film Festival! “From the visionary director of J-horror classic Ringu comes a new tale of terror.” Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 6LA. Repeated on Saturday at 6.30 at the Curzon Soho
LE - Oct - LFF - Ghost Theater
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CLUBBING
PAUL OAKENFOLD, TILT, QUIVVER & BLAZER @ MINISTRY OF SOUND – 25 YEARS OF PERFECTO RECORDS! Ministry of Sound, 103 Gaunt Street, London
LE - Oct - Perfecto Records 25 Years
10th
Saturday
ZOMBIE WALK!
WORLD ZOMBIE DAY LONDON! Proceeds to St Mungo’s Broadway! Click the (Facebook) link for more!
LE - Oct - World Zombie Day London
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MUSIC
THE GRAVELTONE’S at Hackney Wonderland – Various venues – TBC. Mark K caught their‘gnarly blues rock’ at Camden Rocks!
CPP - CR - The Graveltones
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MUSIC
Peace In The City presents a night of all things punk: post punk, punk rock, folk punk & punky electro with live music from 8 til 11.30pm (DJs TBA after til 4am): JEEPS + PENNY FOR THE WORKHOUSE + GUNNER WHO + BEN HEMMING + MORE TBA! The Good Ship, 289 Kilburn High Road, NW6 7JR
LE - Oct - JEEPS et al
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FILM
CULT GALA: BONE TOMOHAWK at the London Film Festival! “Kurt Russell heads an all-star cast in this unpredictable and sometimes shocking fusion of horror and western.” 9.15pm – Repeated Sunday 11th at 2.15pm. Odeon, Leicester Square
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MUSIC
Mama presents MENSWE@R, FAERS, GOLDBIRDS, THE HACIENDA & STAR SHAPED DJ’S at The Garage! The Garage, 20-22 Highbury Cres, London N5 1RD. And you can check out our profile on the fab Star Shaped Club here!
LE - Oct - Menswe@r
11th
Sunday
FILM
THE ASSASSIN at the London Film Festival! “Hou Hsiao-Hsien, winner of the Best Director award at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, presents his mesmerising first foray into martial arts.” Showing at Vue West End (Vue West End, 3 Cranbourn Street, Leicester Square, WC2H 7AL) at 2.45 and 3.15. Repeated Tuesday 13th at 12 at the same venue, and on Friday 16th at 6.15pm at Cine Lumiere (Ciné Lumière, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 2DT)
LE - Oct - LFF - The Assassin

 

1st
Wed
Process – Gosh Comic Creators – Social / Creative: Comics – GOSH COMICS, 1 Berwick St, Soho, W1F 0DR – Monthly comic creators workshop/discussion group. “This month we’ll be joined by the creators of Alidade, a remarkable collaborative effort put together from scratch over a recent weekend. Schedules allowing, we’ll have Richy K. Chandler, Karen Rubins, Mike Medaglia, Francesca Dare and Tim Hassan along to share their experiences of the project.”
CEP - Process (Image by Steve Walsh)
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The Deep Hum At The Heart Of It All – Weekly Gig night – The Social, 5 Little Portland St, W1W 7JD – Gig night – Emerging bands…
CEP - The Deep Hum at the Heart of it all
2nd
Thu
Panel Borders – Radio: Comics – Resonance FM – The UK’s weekly radio show on comics! 11am
CEP - Panel Border Logo
2nd
Sat
Panel Borders – Radio: Comics – Resonance FM – The UK’s weekly radio show on comics! 7.00am (Repeat from Thursday)
CEP - Panel Border Logo
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Scared to Dance – Second Saturday (also last) – Club Night: Indie – MOUSTACHE BAR, 58 Stoke Newington Road, Hackney, N16 7XB – Bi-monthly club night in East London playing indiepop, post-punk, new wave and sixties music.
CEP - Scared to Dance