The evolution of live music in London



In the 90s, music magazines like NME and Melody Maker played a huge part in gig-going culture, from discovering new bands, to finding out where and when they were playing. The music press was integral in breaking new bands and the listings were really the only place to find out all the upcoming live gigs. 

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Going to a gig in London?

Don’t leave early to get the last train home - we have hotels near all London music venues so you don’t have to miss the encore.