NEXT SHOW – Friday 10th of October 2014 @ The Montague Arms

Hot on the heels of ‘Slow Sunday’, we’re happy to announce that planning and promoting is well underway for our next event at The Montague Arms in New Cross on Friday 10th of October!

We’ll be joined this time by the combined talents of Tweed & Hyenas, Little Liar, King Of Hearts, as well as some great grooves and tunes from ARAF regulars True Collectives.

The night will kick off at 7.30 and entry is free. We’re looking forward to seeing you all at what will be the first of many shows in the New Cross area!

For more information, check out the Facebook event –


In the midst of this sweltering summer, ARAF Collective London has been looking to the future – we’re happy to announce the dates and locations for our first couple of Autumn 2014 shows!

First up, we’d like to introduce our first ‘Slow Sunday’ event, an afternoon launch event for the latest issue of our fanzine ‘Smellin’ Salts’, being held Upstairs at The Ritzy on Sunday 31st of August! As well as presenting you guys with a copy of the latest zine, ‘Slow Sunday’ also have a variety of music, spoken word, DJs & talks!

Check out the Facebook event for more information.

Secondly, we’ll also be holding our first show at The Montague Arms in New Cross on Friday 10th October 2014! Joining us this time will be such talented acts as Holy Milk, Little Liar & King Of Hearts, as well as a vinyl DJ set from ARAF regulars True Collectives!

Keep your eyes on this page for more developments and dates, as we’re not finished with you lot yet!

It’s good to be back.

Next event: May 23rd

Hello to all you ARAF fans,

ARAF are happy to announce that we will be returning to The Horse & Stables on Friday May 23rd to continue providing you with London’s best live music!

This time around, we have great music from The Rope & The Colt, Ceaser, and we will also be celebrating the upcoming release of the shortfilm, ‘The ID Project’, featuring clips from the movie as well as music from the sound-track.

We will also have the usual quality ARAF staples in tow – a brand new issue of our fanzine, prizes to be won through the ARAF raffle and some great DJ’ing from True Collectives to keep us moving until the early hours.

Doors open at 8.00pm and, as always, entry is completely free so let’s spread the word about what will surely be another great ARAF night!

Next event: April 11th

Continuing our run of successful 2014 events so far, ARAF Collective London will be holding their next ‘Canter-Culture’ show on Friday April 11th!

Returning to The Horse & Stables in Lambeth North, this time we will be joined by Camberwell denizens Dr. Peabody, New Cross dwellers Ziegler Co. and King Of Hearts (of NXRecords), as well as a DJ set from ARAF regulars True Collectives.

As per ARAF policy, we will also have a new issue of our fanzine ‘Smellin’ Salts’ as well as some great new prizes for the popular ARAF raffle (all proceeds go towards bands’ travel expenses)

Doors open at 8 and, as always, the show is free entry so come join us for another great ARAF night!

Photos from Canter Culture IV are up!

The pictures from our ‘Canter-Culture’ show are now up on Facebook for viewing! Take a look and see if you’ve been caught in the gaze of the ARAF photographer.

Thanks to everyone who came down to the show and thank you to everyone involved – we hope the photos are to your liking! Keep your eyes on this page for the date of our next ‘Canter-Culture’ event.

Also, visit our SMELLIN SALTS page to read the latest edition of our zine…


To fans of all things ARAF,

Hot on the heels on the great success of our January first birthday party, we are happy to announce that our next ‘Canter-Culture’ show will be held on Friday 28th of February 2014. It’ll be our 10th musical event since we got started so we have some spectacular music lined up for you.

Once again being held at The Horse & Stables in Lambeth North, this time round we are joined by these fantastic musicians:





We will also have a brand new issue of our fanzine Smellin’ Salts ready for your literary enjoyment.

You guys know the drill – doors open at 8.00 and as always the show is free entry. Come join us for what will surely be another exciting ARAF night!