Graham Coxon, Jarvis Cocker, Bell X1 – free gigs this week (begins May 11)

Your guide to the best free live music around the UK

Welcome to NME.COM‘s guide to this week’s (beginning May 11) free gigs.

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

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


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

May 11:
Nate Campany, London Pure Groove (1:15pm)
Graham Coxon, London Rough Trade East (7pm)

May 12:
Neville Staple (Signing Session), London Fopp, Covent Garden (1pm)
Soy Un Caballo & This Is The Kit, London Pure Groove (1:15pm)
Magic Magic, London Rough Trade East (7pm)

May 13:
Hjaltalin, London Pure Groove (1:15pm)
Scroobius Pip’s Satin Lizard Lounge, London Pure Groove (6:30pm)
Kasms, London Rough Trade East (7pm)

May 14:
“Secret special guests”, London Pure Groove (1:15pm)
Alessi’s Ark, London Rough Trade East (1pm)
New York Dolls (Signing Session), London HMV, 150 Oxford Street (1pm)
Heartless Bastards, London Pure Groove (6:30pm)
Go:Audio, HMV Newcastle (5pm)

May 15:
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, London Pure Groove (1:15pm)


May 16:
Bell X1, HMV Brighton Churchill Sq (5pm)
Jarvis Cocker, London Rough Trade East (7pm)

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