A pub and heritage music venue in the heart of Dalston, The Victoria has long maintained a focus on showcasing alt-rockers. Alongside the IRL performers, you'll also find the odd indie club night popping off, with tunes from the Foo Fighters and Nirvana all the way through to Tove Lo and Wolf Alice.
Indie Clubs in London
Contrary to popular opinion, the indie disco didn't die out in the 2010s, it just went back to its roots. Taking over some of the most exciting venues in London, these nights dedicated to all things alternative rock are here to help you get your pogo on to all those indie classics - we're talking Joy Division, Klaxons, Maximo Park, Arctic Monkeys and more. So dust off your Converse and your oversized cardis because we've rounded up the best indie club nights in London.
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Located on Brick Lane, Cafe 1001 is one of most prolific venues in East London, putting lively acts on every night in two big rooms. A creative haven for both established and up and coming bands, head there on a weekday for unsigned indie-rock bands and jazz collectives.
Celebrating 20 years of The Strokes' iconic debut, The Victoria is throwing things back to the days of the indie disco with this fun club night. Head down to Dalston and get ready to pogo along to tracks from the album, as well as a host of classic tunes.
This hip East End boozer puts on cutting edge London Indie Nights, rock gigs and underground music nights. Stacks of DJs and live bands are on throughout the week at this two storey Mecca for the bohemian Shoreditch crowd looking for the next legendary band.
When it comes to big throwback parties nowhere is doing it better than North London alt-rock pilgrimage, Islington Academy. From the cheesiest tunes to the finest indie anthems, they're sorting you for old school nights out, letting you re-live those formative years.