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Sinema City – 26th March – The Bird’s Nest

Major fun lineup for March.


Sinema City – 27th Feb – The Bird’s Nest, Deptford

Very proud to be responsible for Albert Newton’s return to the Nest after over 7 years! Charles Hayward of This Heat / Gong – Band / Uneven Elevenis joined by free improv luminaries John Edwards and Pat Thomas in a taste-bud-busting and rhythmically mind-melting trio. And indeed it’s still FREE ENTRY Support from H.Grimace (Soft […]


12th Feb – Eastern Mystics x Sinema City Presents Super Best Friends Club residency – Paper Dress Vintage, Hackney

Eastern Mystics x Sinema City Present: Super Best Friends Club Residency @ Paper Dress PERFORMING LIVE: ———————————————————— Super Best Friends Club (Whipped Cream Records) Upon release of their much anticipated new single ‘Open Wide’, SBFC kick off their regular residency at Paper Dress Vintage. Rarely a band as progressive and complex as SBFC has such […]


Sinema City – 30th Jan – The Bird’s Nest, Deptford

Sinema City continues regularly at the bird’s nest with big grooves and mild-to-heavy experimentations. Special treat at this one with a live set of tight electronic funk from a secret headline, with a new album out in Feb. FREE as usual. 1st band Crackle plays at 820. VERY SPECIAL GUESTS Futuristic funk pop for the […]


Firstivus ’15 – 18th+19th Dec – The Bird’s Nest

For this year’s Firstivus, Sinema City and The Birds Nest join forces to bring you a fun-filled weekend that will likely proved to be just a little too rhythmically-challenging for the whole family. Friday 18th – Blurt / The Display Team / Bass Drum / First / Psychoyogi / No One You Know / Black […]


Sinema City – 28th Nov – The Bird’s Nest, Deptford

The November Sinema City show, lots of big riffs and transformative tunes, fun as always. Early Mammal just have a great album recently out on Riot Season, looking forward to a heavy one! FREE ENTRY as usual. The Mantis Opera to open around 830. DJs after if we have a new license by then! Early […]


Sinema City – 24th Oct – The Bird’s Nest, Deptford

An evening of friendly frequencies and feats of progressive songwriting with some of our favs over the years. Happy to finally have Super Best Friends Club in Deptford, also well excited to check out new project LL Burns. Doubles up as Ray’s 30th bday party! open till 3! CLOCKS GO BACK too. Come down for […]


Sinema City – 26th Sept – The Bird’s Nest, Deptford

Mostly happening at the last saturday of each month at The Bird’s Nest, Sinema City celebrates playful and thought-provoking music that you can jump around to. After having The Fish Police in Jan, really happy to be hosting another Heart N Soul group Too Hot for Candy alongside some post-punk delights. FREE ENTRY as usual. […]


Rye Lane Trans-Motorik – Fall 2015 – Rye Wax, Peckham

*Nov 11 and Dec 9 have been cancelled – we’ll return with a new format* Taking in the reactionary spirit of exploration in ‘krautrock’ rather than adhering to its stylistic limitations, RLTM continues its monthly residency at the Bussey Building basement. Hosted by Flamingods members and booker at Screensaver, its primary objective is to build a […]


Sinema City at Deptford Nestival – 29th August – The Bird’s Nest, Deptford The annual Deptford Nestival will have a Sinema City day! It’s the August bank holiday and we shall surely party. Lots of great stuff all day and all for FREE. We’re on all day till 3AM – license extension! Great BBQ outside. Boss Terror and Gymmusic have dropped out unfortunately, boss terror playing on […]


Sinema City – 20th June – The Bird’s Nest, Deptford

Much much fun was had at the alldayer with COWTOWN/ Peluché et al last month! We’re back with a really eccentric grin-inducing lineup. FREE ENTRY. Fino Blendax kicks off at 830. Ravioli Me Away All girl post-punk assault in a kind of unbelievably fun way Giant Burger Strangely empowering messages amidst spooky keyboards/guitars and friendly shouting Fino Blendax […]


Rye Lane Trans-Motorik Jam – 17th June – Rye Wax, Peckham

Booker at and babes at Flamingods / Eastern Mystics bring you the 1st Trans-Motorik jam at Rye Wax! Live visual jam as well as instruments and analogue hardware. A community-building extension to the monthly free Sinema City gigs at The Birds Nest in Deptford.  FREE ENTRY. Doors 6-11. Jamming from 630/7 onwards, 3 or 4 breaks in between with Rye Wax […]