Cribs, Bombay Bicycle Club, Moby – free gigs this week (begins August 31)

Your guide to the best free live music around the UK

Welcome to NME.COM‘s guide to this week’s free gigs (week beginning August 31).

From record shop in-stores to one-off events and signing sessions, we feature the best free live music in the UK.

Check back every Monday to see what free live events are happening near you.

This week’s free gigs also features The River Rat Pack Tour, which sees Ciara Haidar, SixNationState, Nat Jenkins, Beans On Toast, Smokey Angle Shades, Wild Wolves Cheka, The Riff Raff and The Agitator playing gigs along Britain’s waterways.

This weeks free events are listed below (all times are BST).

August 31:
Cribs, Reading Oracle HMV (12pm)

September 1:
Friendly Fires, Manchester Market St. HMV (6pm)
The River Rat Pack, Windsor The Firestation (7:30pm)

September 2:
Friendly Fires, London Oxford Street HMV (6pm)
O-Arc, London Pure Groove (7.30pm)
The River Rat Pack, Henley The Bull (7:30pm)

September 3:
Friendly Fires, St Albans HMV (5:30pm)
Jeb Loy Nichols, London Rough Trade East (7pm)
The River Rat Pack, Reading The Oakford (7:30pm)

September 4:
The Antlers, London Pure Groove (1.15pm)
The River Rat Pack, Abingdon Old Abbey Ruins (2pm)
Hook & The Twin, London Pure Groove (7.30pm)

September 5:
A Mountain Of One, London Rough Trade East (7pm)
The River Rat Pack, Abingdon The Stocks (7:30pm)

September 6:
The River Rat Pack, Oxford The Isis Farmhouse (2pm)
Bombay Bicycle Club, King Charles, London The Old Queens Head (3pm)
Moby, London Rough Trade East (6pm)