Get ready. This year for the whole month of June, Carnaby unites with This Is Soho to celebrate Soho Music Month. A celebration of the area’s rich music heritage, join in with our free music and culture festival taking place in venues across Carnaby and Soho.
Highlighting some of the best in established and emerging talent that London has to offer, expect a hot line up of free live music, workshops and live broadcasting. Head down to the free-entry Soho Music Month hub and exhibition space, ‘PLATFORM LDN’ at 3 Carnaby Street for a variety of free events; think a Reprezent Radio residency with live broadcasts, a panel event with GRM Daily, and exclusive book signings with legendary DJ Jumping Jack Frost and BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra’s DJ Target, to name a few.
Fancy your chance at winning a FREE pair of tickets to your chosen event? Click here to enter.
Get on your dancing shoes. Every Thursday evening throughout the month of June, join us for ‘The Newburgh Quarter Sessions’ a series of free outdoor gigs dedicated to showcasing the diversity of the London music scene. Join us under ‘The Plug’ on Foubert’s Place in the Newburgh Quarter from 5-9pm for the hottest new upcoming talent and sunshine. Click here for the full line-up.
Want to get under the skin of Carnaby and Soho’s music scene? Be sure to join us for a free guided walking tour exclusively for Soho Music Month. Find out which famous music magazine had their HQ on Carnaby, discover where iconic rockers used to shop and gig in the area or find yourself recreating the infamous (What’s the Story?) Morning Glory Oasis album cover on Berwick Street. Check back here to find out how to sign up for a free pair of tickets to the walking tours.
Your favourite stores will be getting involved with loads of exclusive launches and events throughout June, too. Be sure to head to Shinola who will be hosting ‘Bring Your Own Vinyl’ listening parties from 6-8pm on 21 and 28 June, and Filson will be holding ‘Campfire Music Sessions’ with folk and soul artists in-store from 6-8pm on 14 & 28 June. Join G-Shock on Friday 15 June for their very own Hip-Hop rap battle for the chance to win amazing prizes, plus help them celebrate their 1st birthday on 21 June with music and freebies. Listen to live music at Paul Smith with live DJ sets in-store on Saturday 2 & 9 June, whilst MOSCOT are giving 20% discount all month and have a DJ set by Gwenno on Thursday 7 June.
Exclusively for Soho Music Month, Dirty Bones will be launching their limited edition Doo Wop cocktail, whilst Kua 'Aina will be offering their special Elvis Presley burger and Blue Hawaii cocktail. Get a 15% disocunt at Jinjuu on all a la carte food and receive a free cocktail when you spend over £20 at Oka - available all month.
The hunt is on at Too Faced, for a chance to win a deluxe sample join them for a scavenger hunt every weekend, and from 12pm on Saturday 2 June enjoy tunes from a DJ in-store.
Check in on This Is Soho for even more events across June, including an incredible all-female vinyl market line up curated by Independent Label Market takeover at Berwick Street market on Saturday 16 June. Click here to find out more.
Soho Music Month