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e5 Roasthouse and Poplar Union join forces every Friday night, providing you with freshly made stone-baked pizza and live music sessions specially curated each week.

Taking place in our cosy Library space, the evenings celebrate local artists and showcase some of the most talented musicians and bands coming out of London.

Every 2nd Friday of the month, we host an open mic night, inviting performers to showcase originals, covers, songs, stories, poems, or jokes to our supportive audience. Come and get involved!

See below for upcoming line ups, or visit our Facebook page for full details of our Live in the Library gigs.

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UPCOMING GIGS


June


Friday 7 June – Jean K presents… 

Bardo & The Waves

Bardo resonates as with a dream, slightly elusive, a little confused, but overall hopeful; like an unusually strange weekend.

Seddik Zebiri

Seddik’s sound is closely related to his Algerian roots, fused with modern influences.


Friday 14 June – Open Mic open mic, Poplar Union, East London, Live in the Library, free gigs, Poplar
Artists and performers are invited to express themselves with originals, covers, songs, stories, poems, jokes or sounds. Hosted by Tom Price-Stephens, a versatile Welsh singer of songs and previous host of InSpiral’s popular Camden Open Mic.

Sign up on the night from 6.30pm.


Friday 21 June – Grand Union Re:Generation Band (Make Music Day)

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The Grand Union Orchestra presents a new generation of young musicians blending genres and styles from the world of East London.


July


Friday 5 July – Jean K presents…
Eclectic evenings of East London music curated by local musician and e5 favourite, Jean Kern. Line up to be announced.


Friday 12 July – Open Mic open mic, Poplar Union, East London, Live in the Library, free gigs, Poplar
Artists and performers are invited to express themselves with originals, covers, songs, stories, poems, jokes or sounds. Hosted by Tom Price-Stephens, a versatile Welsh singer of songs and previous host of InSpiral’s popular Camden Open Mic.

Sign up on the night from 6.30pm.


Friday 26 July – Grand Union Re: Generation Band

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The Grand Union Orchestra presents a new generation of young musicians blending genres and styles from the world of East London.


August


Friday 2 August – Jean K presents…
Eclectic evenings of East London music curated by local musician and e5 favourite, Jean Kern. Line up to be announced.


Friday 9 August – Open Mic open mic, Poplar Union, East London, Live in the Library, free gigs, Poplar
Artists and performers are invited to express themselves with originals, covers, songs, stories, poems, jokes or sounds. Hosted by Tom Price-Stephens, a versatile Welsh singer of songs and previous host of InSpiral’s popular Camden Open Mic.

Sign up on the night from 6.30pm.


Friday 16 August – Youssef Kahn & Mahamaya Seal

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A night of South Asian music from Tabla player, Youssef Kahn, and singer, Mahamaya Seal.


Friday 23 August – States of Exotica | Harry Forshaw

A live set from local band, States of Exotica. Followed by DJ set from Harry Forshaw.


September


Friday 6 September – Jean K presents…
Eclectic evenings of East London music curated by local musician and e5 favourite, Jean Kern. Line up to be announced.


Friday 13 September – Open Mic open mic, Poplar Union, East London, Live in the Library, free gigs, Poplar
Artists and performers are invited to express themselves with originals, covers, songs, stories, poems, jokes or sounds. Hosted by Tom Price-Stephens, a versatile Welsh singer of songs and previous host of InSpiral’s popular Camden Open Mic.

Sign up on the night from 6.30pm.

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Pizza & gig deal!

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Why not pre-order a pizza & drink from e5 Roasthouse for just £10 when booking you’re ticket for Live in the Library online? That’s dinner and a gig for £10! Bargain.

Next date: Fri 14 June Pizza from 6pm | Music from 7.45pm

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