WATCH: Bassekou Kouyaté & Ngoni Ba Teaser Video

Malian ngoni master Bassekou Kouyaté and his band Ngoni Ba are gearing up to release a new album. Ba Power is due out on their new label Glitterbeat Records on April 27, after which they’ll be launching the record with … Continue reading

José González at Scala Photographs

Two photographs from last night’s performance by José González. Continue reading

Slaves annouce 2nd Date at Scala

Performance date: Wednesday 6th May 2015 + Thursday 7th May 2015 Fresh off the back of their 2015 NME Tour dates, two-piece punk provocateurs, Slaves are set to bring their personal brand of live music mayhem to London’s Scala. Tickets … Continue reading

Alvvays race into the future with impressive London Scala show

Toronto group showcase their debut and heart-racing new material for a celebratory night at Scala. Read the full story at

Carl Barat & The Jackals announce one-off April show

Carl Barat & The Jackals perform live at London’s Scala on 15th April 2015 following a series of European and American dates. Tickets for the London show go on sale at 9am on Friday, 30th January. Carl Barat & The … Continue reading

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Run DMC review

A glorious throwback to rap’s golden age with first Run-DMC in show London in 12 years. Hip-hop iconoclasts recreated a mid-80s Queens basement rap party at Scala reviewed by The Guardian. Read the full review at The Guardian

J Mascis, gig review: An ‘other worldly’ performance at the Scala, London

The audience were enthralled by J Mascis’s stripped-down set. Read the full review at..

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James Bay at Scala – Review

From the moment Bay took to the stage, it was impossible to take your eyes off him. He is charming and endearing, but it’s that voice that is pushing his music into the mainstream. Read the full story at..

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The Fray, Scala — Music Review

The Denver band were one man down but still rocked the house and delivered an impossibly meaningful cover of Miley Cyrus’s Wrecking Ball. Continue reading

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