Clerkenwell ARTSlab marries the London Jazz Festival, 19 November 2018

On 19 November 2018 we present a special London Jazz Festival version of ClerkenwellARTSlab, guest curated by Chris Dowding, with performers inspired by electronics, poetry and more… WOOLFENDEN   Woolfenden is the Scelsi-influenced trumpet and synth duo of Sarah Woolfenden and Justin Harries. They explore the outer reaches of musical space via an improvisational unit comprised Read more about Clerkenwell ARTSlab marries the London Jazz Festival, 19 November 2018[…]

Clerkenwell ARTSlab 22 Oct 2018: London’s hot night for its coolest fans

Get your fresh air for October with this unspun line-up of top notch poetry, song and comedy from: Gabriel Moreno: grace and disgrace all in one suit. Poet, musician, performer, curator who we hope will perform from his new book of poetry, The Passer-By. Kid Kirby: multi-talented singer, writer, guitarist, percussionist, clarinetist, dancer, ball of Read more about Clerkenwell ARTSlab 22 Oct 2018: London’s hot night for its coolest fans[…]

Poetry, pop and fairy cakes at February Clerkenwell ARTslab

Join us for a natter, poetry, pop and fairy cakes at a pleasure-heavy February Clerkenwell ARTslab. This is going to be pure. Quality. Gabriel Moreno. The power house of poetry, the sorcerer of song. From Barcelona to Berlin, from Gibraltar to Wood Green. And now he’s back at The Betsey with poems and songs old and new. Read more about Poetry, pop and fairy cakes at February Clerkenwell ARTslab[…]

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The Diego Brown and the Good Fairy travelling song machine is parking the mobile jukebox for a night in Luton’s revered Hat Factory, scene of many hats been manufactured once upon a then. In charge is the mighty Lee Nelson, poet and Luton based person, so the whole bill promises to be both technically brilliant, from Read more about Default title[…]

Streatham Common, ParenthasisDotDotDot, Maya Levy, Hannah Lovell, Alys Torrance.

Winter Warmer at Clerkenwell ARTSlab, 27 November 2017

Come and experience an incredible line-up at November’s Clerkenwell ARTSlab. Our most experimental yet – mind-bending song, stories, comedy and cha-cha from the kings and queens of all that. Plus chips and cake. Here’s why we can’t wait to get stuck in: PARENTHESIS… prince of smooth-talking, forward-thinking, backward-walking electronic pop. His supernatural torch songs will break Read more about Winter Warmer at Clerkenwell ARTSlab, 27 November 2017[…]

May: The Force. An Incredible 6D Clerkenwell ARTSlab.

Is this our most lavish line-up yet? Upstairs at the Betsey Trotwood has never felt more like Oscar night – as an incredible line-up of proper writers and musicians lights up the May Clerkenwell ARTSlab in gloriously unlikely 6D. Novelist JOE DUNTHORNE (Submarine, Wild Abandon) does poetry. Musical storyteller BOB KARPER does the dark side. Read more about May: The Force. An Incredible 6D Clerkenwell ARTSlab.[…]

Dan Antopolski casts spell over Clerkenwell ARTSlab, 24 October

It’s a scarily good line-up for the hippest Monday night artslab in town. The club that’s fast gaining a reputation for subverting the laws of physics and stuff welcomes the brilliant Dan Antopolski to speak amusingly on a range of topics Gabriel Moreno to prove poetry is alive and kissing Chris Dowding and Ben Higham to Read more about Dan Antopolski casts spell over Clerkenwell ARTSlab, 24 October[…]