The band will throw a big party next week featuring the best of the city’s bands…

THE OTHERS are to headline a special LONDON ACTION gig, following on from NME’s recent agenda setting ’LONDON’S BURNING’ feature on the capital’s music scene.

Organised by the band themselves, the night will take place at The George, 373 Commercial Road, EC1 on September 3.

Other acts set to appear include Thee Unstrung, and The Rakes.

As well as the gig, The Others will give away a unique 7″ single to the first 100 fans through the door, featuring tracks from the group, The Rakes, Thee Unstrung and more.

Each sleeve will also be customised by the bands themselves.

The Others’ new single ’Stan Bowles is set to be released on October 11.