People might remember that last year I was writing interviews and profiles for London’s finest metropolitan music festival, the Camden Crawl. Preparations for 2012 have already begun, and the rather lovely people at the rather lovely Crawl would like me to convey to you a message. Be there next May – early bird tickets are now on sale!
EARLY BIRD 2012 WEEKEND TICKETS
ON SALE & LAUNCH EVENT 26TH OCTOBER
We’re extremely pleased to announce that CAMDEN CRAWL 2012 EARLY BIRD TICKETS GO ON SALE 9:00 AM on WEDNESDAY 26th OCTOBER!
Next year’s Crawl, scheduled for Friday 4th – Sunday 6th May, will be one of Olympic proportion. As a warm up to the weekend’s full programme, the Crawl will host an opening night marathon to be held atCamden’s historic KOKO venue featuring six live acts and a special guest headliner to be announced later this month.
Tickets for the Friday 4th May event and 15% reduced early bird weekend passes for Camden Crawl will go on sale exclusively through www.thecamdencrawl.com and a limited amount of weekend ticket purchases will include the option to attend the festival’s opening night party.
To mark the launch of next year’s festival, Camden Crawl unveils its brand new VARIETY club night. VARIETY is four great nights out in one featuring an eclectic assortment of cutting edge comedy, London’s most competitive pop quizzes, guest DJs and a very special live music guest each week…and its FREE ENTRY!!
Location: VARIETY at The Star Of Kings
126 YorkWay, London N1 (Kings X O 5 min walk)
Date: Wednesday, 26th October 2011
Line Up: 19:00ROUGH TRADE SHOPSPOPQUIZ/20:00TIERNAN DOUIEB / PHIL NICHOL (live comedy) /21:00TWO WOUNDED BIRDS /22:00YOUNG LEGIONNAIRE /22:45 GOOD GIRLS GONE BAD (DJ)
Entry: FREE ENTRY
The 2012 Camden Crawl programme will feature more than 250 of next year’s brightest music talents and special guests from the UKand abroad across CamdenTown’s two mile stretch of historic pubs and venues. Previous line ups may be found at www.thecamdencrawl.com/archive. Additionally, its extensive daytime arts festival showcases cutting-edge independent talent across a variety of disciplines. 2012 events will include comedy, storytelling & spoken word, fringe theatre, a fanzine, poster and record fair, independent film screenings, outdoor live music stages and more. The festival’s interactive events will continue to include pop quizzes, live karaoke and plans are afoot for an ‘alternative pub-Olympics’.
Line ups are announced from January 2012 and, as always, venue schedules and surprise guest appearances remain under raps until the event.
VISIT WWW.THECAMDENCRAWL.COM FOR INFO AND TICKET DETAILS
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