Pablo Nouvelle // In Photos

Drawing inspiration from a trip to the Atlas mountains - Morocco - earlier this year, Pablo Nouvelle delivered 'Zaiouat Ahansal' as the first single from his upcoming Piano Pieces album. Here Pablo has given us an exclusive insight into his trip to the mountains with a select series of personal photographs.

February // Event Guide

Including Craft Beer Rising, EartH Kitchen and The Festival Of New Masculinity

Cub Sport // Gallery

We went to see Cub Sport at Omera on 12th February 2019.

AJ Tracey for War Child Brits Week // Gallery

AJ Tracey plays a special performance at 100 Club on 12th February as part of War Child BRITs Week together with O2.

Clubs Guide // February

We highlight February's best club nights and club records.

Mauwe // In Photos

With their debut track 'That’s All' racking up over 4 million streams on Spotify, Mauwe ease into their next endeavour with subtlety, complexity and a seemingly effortless stylistic evolution. In the wake of their new single 'Balcony Dreams' the Bristol duo took a trip to London to have a rummage around Camden and record some sounds resulting in a track which you can listen to exclusively on LiS...

Jerome Thomas // In Short

With the release of his new project this month, Jerome Thomas is taking his 6-piece band on a UK nationwide tour including a special headline show at The Jazz Café. We spoke to the artist to find out a little more about him via some quick-fire questions.

Ego Ella May // In Short

Songwriter and vocalist, Ego Ella May, chats to us as we listen to her single 'Table for One' and gear up for her upcoming show at Ghost Notes in Peckham.

Cat Burns // In Short

We caught up with the fledgling soulful pop star Cat Burns to find out a little more about her via some quick-fire questions as she forges a path to pop success entirely independently, raising other women up with her. 

Che Lingo // Interview

We spoke to South London Rapper, Ché Lingo, about his influences - ranging from Wandsworth, to Ghetts, to his nan - ahead of the release of his latest EP, Sensitive.

Alice Merton // In Short

We caught up with self-made star, Alice Merton, to find out a little bit more about her via some quick-fire questions after the release of her much anticipated album Mint.

Jasper James // In Five

Jasper James brings Fred P and Nick Höppner to FOLD this weekend in a Mitchel Street Records takeover.

The Messthetics // Interview

We caught up with Lally from The Messthetics ahead of their two London dates to find out more about the band and how they decided to cover a Sonny Sharrock tune...

Hockeysmith // Interview

When Hockeysmith first came to our attention five years ago it was the project of two sisters making dark, experimental music in a caravan. But things went quiet after the release of their superb But Blood EP in 2014. We catch up with Annie Hockeysmith, who released Tears At My Age EP at the end of last month, to find out what happened – and what’s next.

Morgan Hislop // In Five

Morgan Hislop highlights five influential videos ahead of his A/V show this weekend...

Tommy // In Short

After watching people close to him suffer through mental illness and heartbreak, Tommy’s feelings became detached from the everyday life and towards deeper meanings. He began to write songs that, although often bleak, look to bring hope to those that are experiencing pain. Through his own struggles, music has always been there as a form of comfort, when people are not enough. We spoke to the singer-songwriter as his new single 'Pyre' graces the public realm...

Donna Missal // In Photos

Donna Missal performing at Moth Club, January 2019. 

Venues // Wish You Were Here

Independent venues across London are getting the new year started with a bang as they team up for a week of gigs and parties, whilst other venues get prepped for growth, change and on-going challenges. 

Independent Venue Week 2019 // LiS Recommends

Running from 28th January to 3rd February, Independant Venue Week serves as a powerful reminder of the important role that independant venues play in the UK’s creative and cultural landscape. At LiS we’ve chosen our top picks for the week, serving as a guide to help you celebrate London's best independant venues and some of they acts they serve. 

Rejoicer // In Five

We spoke to Rejoicer to find out about a few tracks that have influenced his new album, Energy Dreams, ahead of his enchanting audiovisual show featuring Jengo and Ben Hayes at Camden Assembly on 1st February.

Steve Gunn // In Short

With the musician already reaching extreme depths on his album, we decided to get to know the everyday and lighter side of Steve Gunn with a few quick fire questions from food, to band, to superpower...