London Lite Thursday, 1 October 2009 35 Parkfield St, N1 (0844 477 2000). Tube: Angel. 7pm, 5 ACOUSTIC JAM NIGHT Acoustic jam night with free drinks for performers. Grand Union Kentish Town Highgate Rd, NW5 (020 7485 1837). Train: Kentish Town. 8pm, phone for prices THE APERS, HOTLINE, GRISWALDS The Dutch four-piece play pop-punk and rock. The Grosvenor Sidney Rd, SW9 (020 7733 1799). Tube: Stockwell. 8pm, phone for prices AVENTURE Acoustic duo performing indie and rock classics. Exhibit Bar & Restaurant Balham Station Rd, SW12 (020 7274 5591). Tube: Balham. 8.30pm, phone for prices BLUE OCTOBER The American five-piece play rock from their album Approaching Normal. O2 Academy Islington N1 Centre, Parkfield St, N1 (0844 477 2000). Tube: Angel. 7pm, 13 JERSEY BUDD Acoustic folk-rock and country songsmith. Pure Groove West Smithfield, EC1 (020 7778 9278). Train: Farringdon. Today 1.15pm, free CHUCK PROPHET The Californian singer-songwriter. Relentless Garage Highbury Corner, N5 (0870 060 3777). Train: Highbury & Islington. 7pm, doors, 14 CICADA, FENECH-SOLER Electro-pop from the album Roulette. 93 Feet East, Main Hall Brick Lane, E1 (020 7247 3293). Train: Liverpool St. 7.30pm, 9.50, 7.50 DYNAMO GARAGE The Birmingham five-piece play indie-pop. Relentless Garage, Upstairs Highbury Corner, N5 (0870 060 3777). Train: Highbury & Islington. 7pm, doors, 6 GOLDMINE: AN EMERALD CITY, VICES, GUNNER SGT, GECKO, LOS Experimental progressive six-piece from New Zealand. The Rhythm Factory Whitechapel Rd, E1 (020 7375 3774). Tube: Whitechapel. 8pm, 5, free before 8.30pm FIVE YEARS OF NTSOBC: THE JIM JONES REVUE The retro revue quintet play upbeat rocknroll. Cargo Rivington St, EC2 (0844 477 1000). Train: Old St. 7.30pm, 12.50, 10 GENERAL FIASCO, LIGHTS GO BLUE Belfast-based alternative rock trio. The Barfly, Camden Chalk Farm Rd, NW1 (0844 847 2424). Tube: Chalk Farm. 7pm, doors, 7.50 LAURA GIBSON, PEASANT The US-based singer-songwriter plays folksy Americana. Cafe Oto Ashwin St, E8 (020 7923 1231). BRl: Dalston Kingsland. 7.30pm, 7 LUKE HAINES Pop-rock from the Auteurs and Black Box Recorder frontman. The Borderline Orange Yard, Manette St, W1 (0870 060 3777). Tube: Tottenham Court Rd. 7.30pm, 10 HAMEL The Dutch singer combines pop and jazz influences. Bush Hall Uxbridge Rd, W12 (020 8222 6955). Tube: Shepherds Bush. 7.30pm, 12.50 NATALIE IMBRUGLIA The Australian singer and actress plays original pop. Heaven Charing Cross Arches, Villiers St, WC2 (020 7930 2020). Train: Charing Cross. 7.30pm, 17.50 INNOCENT ROSIE Swedish rock outfit. Bull And Gate Kentish Town Rd, NW5 (020 8826 5000). Train: Kentish Town. 8pm, 5, concs 4 INSECT WARFARE The American outfit play grindcore, followed by DJs. The Old Blue Last Great Eastern St, EC2 (020 7739 5793). Train: Old St. 8pm, 3 JENIFEREVER The Swedish four-piece play ambient rock. Bardens Boudoir Stoke Newington Rd, N16 (020 7249 9557). Rail: Dalston Kingsland. 8pm, adv 6 EDDY JOHNS Folk from the singer-songwriter. Monkey Chews Queens Crescent, NW5 (020 7267 6406). Tube: Chalk Farm. 8pm, 5 HAL KETCHUM The country folk-rock singer promotes his album Father Time. Blackheath Halls Lee Rd, SE3 (020 8463 0100). Rail: Blackheath. 7.30pm, 8, concs 5 L-MO, JAMES APOLLO, JIMMY AND THE BANNED The trio performs alternative roots music. The Troubadour Old Brompton Rd, SW5 (020 7370 1434). Tube: Earls Court. 8pm, 6 MELODICA, MELODY AND ME, THE HORNBLOWER BROTHERS The London-based combo play modern folk. Lock Tavern Chalk Farm Rd, NW1 (020 7482 7163). Tube: Camden Town. 8pm, free MOTT THE HOOPLE The All The Young Dudes hit-makers. HMV Apollo Queen Caroline St, W6 (0844 844 4748). Tube: Hammersmith. 7.30pm, 20-75 MUMFORD AND SONS London-based indie-folk outfit. Pure Groove West Smithfield, EC1 (020 7778 9278). Train: Farringdon. 7.30pm, free HEY NEGRITA, THE BARKER BAND, THE URBAN VOODOO MACHINE The London-based roots six-piece promote their album Burn The Whole Place Down. Dingwalls Camden Lock, Chalk Farm Rd, NW1 (020 7428 0010). Tube: Camden Town. 7.30pm, 8 NEVER ODD OR EVEN, BRIGHT LIGHT CITY & CUTAWAY Swansea rocknroll four-piece. Half Moon Lower Richmond Rd, SW15 (020 8780 9383). Tube: Putney Bridge. 8pm, 5 THE PARLOTONES The South African four-piece play indie-rock. The Scala Pentonville Rd, N1 (020 7833 2022). Train: Kings Cross. 7.30pm, 7.50 PETER, BJORN AND JOHN Swedish indie-pop band. The Electric Ballroom Camden High St, NW1 (020 7485 9006). Tube: Camden Town. 7pm, 13.50 PREGO The five-piece from London play indie. The Fly New Oxford St, WC1 (0844 847 2424). Tube: Tottenham Court Rd. 7.30pm, 5 ALICE RUSSELL, ANDREYA TRIANA Soul from the British vocalist. KOKO Camden High St, NW1 (0870 432 5527). Tube: Mornington Crescent. 7pm, 15 SANJURO, THIS IS LAURA, DAVID STUDDERT The London five-piece play indie-folk. 12 Bar Club Denmark Place, WC2 (020 7240 2622). Tube: Tottenham Court Rd. 7.30pm, 6 SHIBUYA CROSSINGS, THE PEPPERMINT APES, THE ACHILLES, SHOTGUN ALIBI London indie four-piece. Hope And Anchor Upper St, N1 (020 7354 1312). Train: Highbury & Islington. 8.30pm, 6, concs 4.50 SIBRYDION, SMOKERS DIE YOUNGER The Cardiff-based five-piece play rock-pop. The Lexington Pentonville Rd, N1 (020 7837 5371). Tube: Angel/Kings Cross. 8pm, 8, 6 SKILL WIZARD: INSECT WAREFARE Metal and thrash grindcore. The Old Blue Last Great Eastern St, EC2 (020 7739 5793). Train: Old St. 8pm, 3 JOHN SMITH The singer-songwriter plays traditional folk. The Slaughtered Lamb Great Sutton St, EC1 (020 7253 1516). Train: Farringdon. 7.45pm, 12, adv 10 SONS OF ALBION, STEREO JUGGARNAUT The London-based quartet perform grunge-rock. The Gaff Holloway Rd, N7 (020 7607 1555). Tube: Holloway Rd. 7pm, phone for prices SOUL NIGHT A showcase of local funk and soul vocalists hosted by Mary Pearce and her rhythm section. The Halo Battersea Park Rd, SW11 (020 7801 8683). Rail: Battersea Park, Queenstown Rd. 8.30pm, 8 THE STAGGERS, THE LYSERGICS The outfit play garage rocknroll. The Monarch Chalk Farm Rd, NW1 (020 7482 2054). Tube: Chalk Farm. 7.30pm, doors, 9, adv 7.50 THE SUNDAY DOGS, THE CHILD The Swindon quartet play indie-pop. Dublin Castle Parkway, NW1 (020 8806 2668). Tube: Camden Town. 8.30pm, 6, concs 5 TEXTURES The Dutch six-piece play death metal. The Underworld Camden High St, NW1 (020 7482 1932). Tube: Camden Town. 7.30pm, 8 TIGERS THAT TALKED, THE SWINDLES Experimental folk from the four-piece. Monto Water Rats Grays Inn Rd, WC1 (020 7837 4412). Train: Kings Cross. 7pm, 6 TONY B The musician plays covers. Walkabout, Covent Garden Henrietta St, WC2 (020 7379 5555). Tube: Covent Garden. 8.30pm, phone for prices A TRIBE CALLED WEST Local indie, rock, folk, blues, punk and electro ensembles and DJs. Ginglik Shepherds Bush Green, W12 (020 8749 2310). Tube: Shepherds Bush. 8pm, guests 6, mems free THE WILDHEARTS Rock and metal quartet play songs from their album Chutzpah! O2 Shepherds Bush Empire Shepherds Bush Green, W12 (0905 020 3999). Tube: Shepherds Bush. 7pm, 17.50 Jazz & Blues BASIA: IT S THAT GIRL AGAIN WORLD TOUR Former Matt Bianco vocalist sings jazz and latin music with her band. LISTINGSGIGS LISTINGS Iggy & The Stooges BRINGING new meaning to the term growing old disgracefully, Iggy Pop, left, will be performing his seminal 1973 album Raw Power for two nights only next year. Suicide are in support. 2-3 May 2010, Hammersmith Apollo, Queen Caroline St W6 (0844 844 4748), 7pm, 30. 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