QLOWSKI – EMERGING FROM DARKNESS…

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Since the 1960’s, the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna has traditionally been a city associated with counter-culture and progressive politics. It’s capital, the medieval city Bologna, is home of the oldest university in Europe and the region’s political activist history established Emilia-Romagna as the spiritual home of Italian student, feminist, anarchist and equality movements. Naturally then,… Read more »

BOUDICA MUSIC CONFERENCE – LONDON

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Underground Shoes Boots Clothes Accessories

Boudica are a London based label and party exploring the darker and hedonistic side of electronic music, run by womxn and non-binary folk.  This weekend sees the launch of a project to inspire more womxn and non-binary people to get involved in the music industry with the inaugural BOUDICA MUSIC CONFERENCE. Taking place on November… Read more »

ANARCHY IN THE UK: #PUNKLONDON at the Richard Young Gallery

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PUNK LONDON - Punk 1976-78 – British Library Exhibition

Continuing our participation in Punk London here at Underground, we are now looking at Richard Young Gallery’s exhibition, ‘Anarchy in the UK’. The exhibition digs into the archive of Richard Young himself, to source some real punk rock treasures. The result is a collection of photographs from the punk era, some well known and some… Read more »

Vinyl from the Archive – FKA Twigs LP1

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FKA Twigs

Today sees Underground taking another vinyl from the shelves of our archives and giving it a good blow… although there shouldn’t be much dust on this one. Cue FKA Twigs LP1. Formerly a music video dancer, after training throughout her youth, FKA twigs or Tahliah Barnett released this, her debut album only 5 years ago…. Read more »

Anne Pigalle aka “The Last Chanteuse”

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Another one of the celebrated attendees at the Sex Pistols International debut in Paris, Anne Pigalle became one of the influencers in the French Punk Movement of the 1970’s. As a young teenager in her schooldays she had performed in an all-female punk band and formed friendships with notable punk figures in Paris. With a… Read more »