Friday, 26 February 2010

Breakfast At Tiffany's

When: 1st March 2010
Where: 40 Cinemas Nationwide

Original Trailer

Details as follows:

A Valentine's film studded with sparkling moments, Breakfast at Tiffany's tells the story of two bohemians falling in love against a Manhattan backdrop. When aspiring writer Paul Varjak (George Peppard) moves into his new apartment, he is both intrigued by and drawn to his unconventional neighbour Holly Golightly (Audrey Hepburn). A Givenchy-clad free spirit, Holly is a party girl whose intensely stylish façade masks an inner despair and a hidden past. Henry Mancini provides the musical score, with the Oscar-winning ballad 'Moon River' underscoring a sublimely romantic climax.

Take a loved one, heck take the girls to see a classic on the big screen. It will be showing at selected cinemas so click link above to find out where and when.


Tuesday, 23 February 2010

Havana Rakatan

When: 4th Feb- 6th March 2010
Where: Sadlers Wells

Tickets: £15-£40
Start: // Finish varies check here.

Running time

1 hour 55 mins (including one 20 min interval)

Details as follows:

Experience the authentic heart and soul of Havana - right here in London! One of Sadler's Wells' most successful productions, Havana Rakatan returns to the Peacock Theatre by enormous popular demand for a red hot fourth season. Originally the dream of Cuban choreographer Nilda Guerra, the show has now toured around the world where it has been enjoyed by thousands.


Monday, 22 February 2010

HAITI EARTHQUAKE FUNDRAISER: Mr Hudson + Get Cape Wear Cape Fly + more

When: 25th February 2010
Where: Roundhouse

Details as follows:

Tickets: £40.00 buy here

The aim of this event is to raise awareness of a culture in trouble and generate desperately needed funds for the people of Haiti.

More names being added over the next few weeks, check their website for more details plus special surprise guests on the night! 

Live sets at the Roundhouse:

  • Bombay Bicycle Club
  • The Futureheads
  • Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly.
  • I Blame Coco
  • Jon McClure Acoustic Set
  • The Magic Numbers
  • Mr Hudson
  • The Humans with special guest Robert Fripp
  • Nate James
  • Othello Woolf
  • Seasick Steve
  • KT Tunstall
  • Paul Weller

Presenting on the night, we have:

  • Bill Drummond
  • Channel 4 (Misfits / Inbetweeners)
  • Eric Lampaert
  • Gemma Cairney
  • Harry Shearer
  • Huw Stephens
  • Jameela Jamil
  • Marcus Brigstocke
  • Miquita Oliver
  • MistaJam
  • Nicky Clarke
  • Peter Serafinowicz
  • Philips Idowu
  • Rick Edwards
  • Sophie Anderton
  • Shappi Khorsandi
  • Twin B

What your money can achieve

£10 could provide water to 25 families for a day
£36 could help provide a vital supplies kit to a family who have lost everything
£50 could help provide temporary shelter for a whole family
To find out more about ActionAid’s work in Haiti and around the world:


Saturday, 20 February 2010

Best pic from London Fashion Week 2010 - 19th February

Marks and Spencer's Percy Pig made an appearance on the first day of London Fashion Week. He was seen near the tents promoting the new sweets (due to come out in March) Reversy Percy. The new sweets are the opposite of the orignal ones. We at Clash Diaries think this is a great way to get some promotion out there. Everyone was out taking photos with Percy. Look how cute he is.

Bossy Creative Art Showcase

When: Saturday 27th February
Where: Roxy Bar and Screen

Details as follows:

Start: 8pm // Finish: 3am

Luck London Management and Stitching The Gap bring you 'Bossy' is a brand new showcase that fuses the fashion, music and art industries together. This event is not like any other networking event because of the industries they're bringing together. Here's what they about the event:

A place for Artists, Fashion Designers and Music Acts to showcase work bringing the chance to meet others in the creative arts industry and networking opportunities.

Forget the usual normality of any fashion show you may have attended and get your mind geared towards a Creative Arts Showcase where anything is possible in the name of art. 

You can expect Fashion Designs from Booshie Bagz, S.I.B.W.T.Y, Feeling Mandy, Kakkoii Monstar, Ard Wear plus guest feature designers.

During the night, before the eyes of the audience, the Blight Society, a collective of street artists will present a live demonstrate of their work on the walls of Roxy. Further to their contribution, they will use their art as the fashionable background of the catwalk.

On the night there is an exclusive showing of internationally known Artist and Photographer Antonio Nodar’s latest project “The Hand Bag Book”. 

The night also boasts music performances from Velvet Liberation, James Collins, Junior Brat, Jada Pearl, Roxxxane & Benny Bizzie plus guests.

A raffle and a celebratory after party, music provided by DJ Footloose (BBC 1 extra) playing the best in R&B, Hip Hop, UK Funky, Garage & House.

Location: Roxy Bar and Screen, 128-132 Borough High Street, SE1 1LB
Prices £10.00 on the door £8.00 concessions guestlist
For more info: Tiwa Jenyo - (Stitching The Gap)


Wireless Festival 2010

When: 4th July 2010
Where: Wireless 2010 Hyde Park

Tickets: £47.50

Tickets went on sale on Friday and many places were sold out in minutes. If you would still like to get your hands on some check here and hope and pray!!!

JayZ was in town this week for the brits 2010 where he also performed. Below watch him being interview by Jonathan Ross. This also must be the most he has EVER said about his wife Beyonce and shut it down quickly. Enjoy.


Thursday, 18 February 2010

London Fashion Week: UNTOLD

When: Monday 22nd February
Where: Battersea Arts Center

Details as follows:

Start:1pm  // Finish:10pm

Season VI and Untold is BAC bringing with it a theatrical ambience along with elements of quirky and quaint historics. As another chapter unfolds the Untold Boutique and catwalk show 'pops-up' again for one day only; specially invited press, industry and buyers will be welcomed to the stage as the curtain is drawn...

This season we also extend the invitation to fashion enthusiasts and creatives wanting to emerse themselves in a creative setting. There are limited tickets available at a mere £5 either in advance or on the door on the night.

Untold continues to provide an innovative and creative platform from which these creative stories will be Told.

Exhibition/ Pop-up Boutique 1pm-10pm
Catwalk show 7pm-8pm
After show soiree 8pm-10pm

Entry to Pop-up Boutique and Exhibition FREE
Admission to catwalk show £5 per person
Buy tickets here

For more info:


Tonight's the night for Jay Electronica

Jay Electronica has been causing a stir on the music scene for a while now. Today sees the second day of his two day concert at Jazz Cafe. From all the tweets about last nights performance it was a star studded event! He tore up the stage! Clash Diaries will be attending tonight's gig so watch out for all the Tweets.

Jay Electronica from Adam Edworthy on Vimeo.


The Poetry Club

When: Wednesday 24th February
Where: Marie Lloyd Bar (next to Hackney Empire)

Details as follows:

Start: 7:30pm // Finish: 11pm

This is a great mid-week event for networking, poetry and just a good old laugh. Previous entertainers include: Deanna Roger, Jamie Howard and Miss London. There will also be an open mic and sign up for that is at 8pm

Doors open at 7:30pm and show starts at 8:30 sharp!

Entry price: £5, £3 for students (free for journalists with I.D)

For more info call Jack on: 07985 534458



When: Saturday, February 27, 2010
Where: New Wine Church, gateway house

Start: 5pm // Finish: Late

Tickets: Free Entry BEFORE 5pm £5 thereafter
(offerings will be taken)

Details as follows:

This conference is for everyone:
singles, courting, the engaged and married couples.
With sessions such as:

What really makes a relationship work?
What you need to know about marriage
The ins and outs of relationships, courting and marriage
An open Question and Answer session

Kunlé Oyedeji (Host & Author of RELATIONSHIP MATTERS)
Joke Adeyemi (First Lady of New Wine Church)
Andrew & Diane Priestley (Hillsong Church)
And more.

Praise & Worship with the: Ealing Christian Centre Choir

A number of products and offers will be available on the day to purchase.

For more information:


Tuesday, 16 February 2010

Miss Clash & Ms Diaries heard.......

Gospel artist Victizzle will be having an open video shoot at BlackGrape Live this Friday 19th Ferbruary at 9am! Check out the audio below and get down there and be a part of something special!


Thursday, 11 February 2010

Ms Clash & Ms Diaries heard.......

There is a valentines themed market happening all this week at Ealing Broadway. There will be a whole host of things available from Parisian handbags, Cashmere sweaters, jewellery to some fine dining for food and drink. What are you waiting for? Make your way down there and you may be able to get something special for the one you love or something for yourself shhhhhh! Don't tell anyone!


Tuesday, 9 February 2010

Start planning your Valentines Night: André ‘SaxMan’ Brown Live

When: 14th Feb 2010
Where: Black Grape Music Venue

Details as follows:

André ‘SaxMan’ Brown Live(Valentine's Special) featuring Full Live Band & Special Guests
Sunday, February 14 

Spend Valentines Day 2010 with one of the UK's premier musicians.
Promised to be an evening of good music, good cuisine and good viibes all at the brand new Black Grape Music Venue.
Andre has worked with artists ranging from X Faxtor Winner Alexandra Burke, Double MOBO Winner Chipmunk, UK soul star Beverley Knight and Jazz legends Jonathan Butler and Kim Burrell to name a few...

Start: 8:00 PM// Finish: till late!!!

Book tickets here


Urban Nerds Valentine special

When: 13th February 2010
Where: The Bocking Street Warehouse

Details as follows:

Start: 9pm // Finish: 5:30am

The Urban Nerds are back again with another fully loaded event. This time around it's all in the name of LOVE lol.  Want to plan an interesting and unconventional night out with someone special? Or do you just want a great night out full of fun? Then this is going to be it! There will be a snowboarding chill out area. Different DJ's will be on the decks there will also be performances from JME, Virus Syndicate and Cotti and Doctor.

There are limited £10 tickets which can be bought here

For more info e-mail:


Saturday, 6 February 2010

Credit Crunch Comedy

When: Sunday 7th Febuary
Where: The Broadway Theatre Catford

Start: 7.00pm// Finish: Late
Tickets: start at £10

Details as follows:

After the runaway success of the Comedy Takeaway Affinity Arts Entertainment returns with another belly busting stand up comedy show. This event will be hosted by celebrity comedian Richard Blackwood and features the Male, Female and best newcomer award winning comedians of 2009 from the B.T Comedy Awards. For one night only they  have slashed the prices and giving you seven of the UKs best comedians and one from the US all under one roof. They promise you more funny for your money so make sure you do not miss Credit Crunch Comedy !!


Wednesday, 3 February 2010

Get into love week!

I love the original of this track BUT this cover is great! Gooooo Michael! lol Get into love week!


Monday, 1 February 2010

UK Soul Jam

When: 7th February 2010
Where: Jazz Cafe

Details as follows:

Start: 7pm // Finish: 1am

Tickets: £8 Advance, £10 Door // Upstairs Balcony Restaurant Table Seats: £16.50 + Set Menu Book here

UK Soul Jam is back again this time will a full cast of different poets, singers and more to give you all the best of UK Soul.

The head-liner for this session of UK Soul is Heidi Vogel. Heidi's musical range is as wide & diverse as her tours which have taken her the world over to theatre's across the USA, Brazil, The Far East inc. acclaimed festivals such as Fuji Rock Festival at Fuji Mountain & Coachella in LA, USA to sell out concerts with Gilles Peterson favourites The Cinematic Orchestra at The Royal Albert Hall in her London home town. Heidi's music touches on acoustic roots Samba music style of her Brazilian family heritage to contemporary Soul, Soulful House & Nu Jazz

Jason Jermaine
Coming up under the guidance and production of Shola Ama & D'Influence producer Kwame & having a Major label deal early on - Jason has continued to refine his art into an infectiously raw & catchy mix of Soul, Rock & R&B with a spirit reminiscent of early Prince. Jason has performed the world over & also hosted his own shows since his last UKSoulJam appearance. 

Cecilia Stalin
Cecilia has done previous live shows with The Streets, Alicia Dixon, Cinematic Orchestra, Nate James, Omar, recording collabs with Bugz In The Attic's Daz-I-Kue, Drew Beats & has had music out on labels such as Compost, Wagram, Jazz FM & Universal Music. Cecilia currently has a critically acclaimed EP "Afro Blue" out & is working on a new project "Step Like A Giant" - a 'Neow' mix of Hip Hop, Soul & Nu Jazz.

Grace Obika
Grace comes from a talented Nigerian musical family which inc. her relative - UK R&B star Lemar, Grace's talents were spotted early on by House & Garage producer Karl ‘Tuff Enough’ Brown of "TJR" production fame. Grace has performed in the heart of Soul music - Atlanta USA as well as on MTV TV. Last year Grace was acknowledged by the African Music Awards & is currently working on her new album which features collabs with artists such as Sway.

Greeds is a distinguished writer, performance poet & spoken word artist having now written for 9 years. Starting off as a Garage MC & DJ, Greeds further refined his art into a mix of Poetry & Soulful, Jazz fusion influenced music. His work is expressive & animated, drawing from fantasy themes right through to observations on love, sex &social commentary. Greeds has just released a critically acclaimed album "Volume In Silence" (pick up a copy at this gig). Greeds has captivated Open Mic, Poetry & Radio audiences alike with his engaging performances & with the help of UK Soul Jam regulars The Remedies providing live musical backing he has impressed the London Soul crowd

Sherry Davis
Sherry Davis is a singer songwriter from South London who has built up a steady awareness of her musical craft with performances across London at clubs such as Cobden Club, Mau Mau Bar & Zigfrid Hoxton. Accompanying herself live on keyboards Abi's music is a mix of Soul, Blues & Popular styles.

Abi Gilchrist
Abi Gilchrist is a globally in demand performer be it in Cyprus, performing for the Maclaren Formula 1 team or in her native London at venue's such as The Pigalle Club & Café De Paris. Coming up in the same school as Brit Soul-Jazzer Natalie Williams (a fellow student at Guildhall School of Music) Abi's music is a mix of Jazz, Soul & Popular styles

Atlanta Smith
Atlanta Smith is a singer-songwriter who came to our attention via Productions from the "Female Beatmakers" camp. Also active on the London Live Soul scene Atlanta has impressed crowds with her live performances in addition to work with UKSoulJam regular performers such as Kadija Kamara.