This Week’s Alternative Guide to London – 5th-11th September!

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!


FILMAGEDDON! The Prince Charles Cinema hosts a film quiz to end all film quizzes! The Prince Charles Cinema, 7 Leicester Place, WC2H 7BY
CPP - Filmageddon
*** CARABAS SPECIAL RECOMMEND *** ONE MORE TIME WITH FEELING – Nick Cave! A unique one night only cinema event: Directed by Andrew Dominik, One More Time With Feeling will be the first ever opportunity anyone will have to hear Skeleton Tree, the sixteenth studio album from Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds. The film will screen in cinemas across the world on 8th September 2016, immediately prior to the album release the following day. Hackney Picturehouse, 270 Mare Street, E8 1HE. Want to head along with some folk? The Indie Music Meet-up bunch are going!
LE - Sep - One More Time with Feeling
The Nomad Cinema presents: LABYRINTH! Belgrave Square, Belgravia, London SW1X
JAMES BENNETT SIGNS CHASING EMBERS AT FORBIDDEN PLANET, 1-2 pm! Forbidden Planet, 179 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H 8JR. Check out more on this title on our September Book Highlights!
CB - Or - Sep - Chasing Embers
GRRRL ZINE FAIR @ The Shacklewell Arms! 3 – 11 PM – ZINES N COMICS / DIY STUFF / BANDS / CUTE MERCH “We’re back at the shack 4 another punk publishing party!!! Grrrl Zine Fair are DIY and put on events and stuff. We platform zines and bands with an intersectional feminist, queer n punk ethos.” Plus bands from 6: Diana Unplugged * Please * Porridge Radio * Teenage Caveman * Garden Centre * Polyester DJs * Illae.c_x (SIREN). The Shacklewell Arms, 71 Shacklewell Lane, Dalston, E8 2EB
LE - Sep - GrrrlZineFair
DISORDER INDIE DISCO upstairs at The Lexington! (Every 2nd Saturday of the month) 11pm-4am. “We’ll be spinning Indie/electro hits old & new all night as well as a splash of 80s pop to mix things up!” The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Road St, N1 9JB
LE - Sep - Disorder Indie Disco
CRICK CRACK CLUB PRESENTS MYTHS RETOLD: GILGAMESH BY BEN HAGGARTY WITH MUSIC BY JONAH BRODY at The British Museum! 3-5.15 pm – The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG
LE - Sep - Ben Haggarty (for Gilgamesh)


Distraction Club – Comedy – THE PHOENIX, 37 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0PP – Mitch Benn et al’s A-list comedy night!
CEP - The Distraction Club
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)
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



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