Rock Bars in London

Metal heads and hell raisers who've come to party in London, we salute you! We've listed the rock bars in London who play metal, punk, classic rock and heavier than hell tracks. From dive bars and classic haunts to historic plots and ground-breaking gig venues, we've left no rock unturned when it comes to the best drum plying, riff licking haunts in the city. 

The Moth Club

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If you like to stay ahead of rock music trends, Moth Club is the place to be. Frequently housing some of the hottest gig nights in London, this unique rock bar will always have you recommending the best new bands to your mates. 

A charming local boozer in Dalston, The Victoria is famed for its live music programme that showcases the city's best rock talent. Owned and operated by Jaguar Shoes, the pub rounds its nights off nicely with an array of classic cocktails, locally brewed beer and more behind the bar. 

The Shacklewell Arms

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The Shacklewell Arms over in Dalston hosts live music throughout the week with DJs on the weekends. Expect anything from acoustic to experimental, as well as a lively dancefloor, delicious drinks and all-round good vibes.

The Underworld

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You say rock in Camden, we say Underworld. It has a great history of big acts behind it and offers a wide range of live music from underground acts to metal names, and breakcore evenings. From The Ataris to Killswitch Engage, if they've played in London, they've been here.