Moonshiner at The Lock: Adam & Elvis, PHY, Brunch Tape Launch

Posted January 19, 2015



Brunch are releasing a limited edition cassette EP with unreleased and demo tracks as well as their video for Sea Toad– to celebrate, they’re playing the next Francobollo Moonshiner at The Lock Tavern!  Adam & Elvis and PHY are along for the ride, and Francobollo House DJs will ensure a great evening.



Bad Breeding – Saturday 31 January

Posted January 8, 2015



The furious, assaultive Bad Breeding will tear it up at the Lock Tavern on January 31st, and they are not to be missed. (more…)

Sorcery DJ – Saturday 10 January

Posted January 5, 2015



British electro producer Boy 8-Bit has been making waves since the late 2000s with diverse influences the range from House to horror movies. We are thrilled to have him play a free-form DJ set at The Lock Tavern this Saturday as Sorcery. As always, entry is free, and doors open at 8pm!


The Lock Tavern Christmas Arts Fair – Saturday 13 December

Posted December 12, 2014

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Our first arts fair will be in the requisite Yultide spirit, with a roster of great artists selling affordable cards and presents for all. If supporting brilliant local talent isn’t enough, we’ll be doing mulled cider for £2!

Our full list of exhibitors:

Anna Wojtczak
Sophie Quinn
Peichi Wu
Annabell Dakin
Dave Salisbury
Anna Lee Ramsurrun
Cat Nellagen
Beatrice Lopez  

Come on down! 1pm-7pm.

New Year’s Eve at the Lock Tavern

Posted November 28, 2014


FREE ENTRY before 10pm, £5 after

The Lock Tavern is proud to offer a two-floor extravaganza of great music this New Year’s Eve courtesy of Cool For Cats Records, Midnight A Go-Go, and Ice Cold, hosted by Kona Brewing Company!

For live music, we’ve got London indie-pop favourites Hatcham Social headlining and garage punk from Abjects as support to look forward to already, and we’ll soon be announcing special guests.

As for DJs, the roster so far includes Midnight A Go-Go, Cool For Cats, Ice Cold, and Bark, and its not nearly full yet!

Stay tuned for more about what will be another terrific NYE at the Lock!


Posted November 21, 2014

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FREE entry

We’re pleased to have Heavenly Recordings-signed psych outfit Toy on the Lock Tavern decks tomorrow night! Entry is free,  from 9pm-1am.

Fluffer’s Dead Famous Halloween Party: LOVE BUZZARD, H. Grimace, Seize The Chair, Gloss Rejection – Friday 31 October

Posted October 27, 2014


FREE Entry

For their first night in Camden, Fluffer bring you rough pop band Love Buzzard, grunge outfit H.Grimace, Sheffield quartet Seize the Chair and gloomy three piece Gloss Rejection.

ESKIMO TWINS, Earl Grey – Saturday 25 October

Posted October 20, 2014


Recently lauded as an integral player in the ‘Primitive’ scene by mixmag, followed and supported by DJs and club nights, including Weatherall, Avery, Smagghe, ALFOS, Wax-On & Disco Deviant, Eskimo Twins have a unique sound and will be supported by Earl Grey.


VUNDABAR – Monday 20 October

Posted October 20, 2014


Boston trio Vundabar bring their exhilarating and engaging live show to the UK with a debut London appearance at The Lock Tavern on Oct 20th. Their arrival coincides with their self-produced EP out on Nov 10th.


JAY FLASH DJ, Akito b2b Kat De, Nash Nova DJ, Heavy Goods DJ – Saturday 18 October

Posted October 13, 2014


Jey Flash (Bang Radio) raffles
Akito b2b Kat De (Sans Absence)
Nash Nova (Sounds of Berghain)
Heavy Goods (Maverick Sabre)
Luke West (House Of Camden)
Due To Availability (House Of Camden)
Lest (Cooperwhite Brothers)
Lylla (dirty south)

More Acts TBC
Ravers get there early and start you SATURDAY like its your last!!!!

3pm kick off