Thousand Island

Thousand Island
20–22 Highbury Corner, Islington, London, N5 1RD
Photo of Thousand Island

Jump to times or comments

The Garage

Since opening in 1993, the Garage has established itself as one of the premier indie and rock venues in the capital, hosting the likes of Cat Power, Kings of Leon, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, the Killers, Biffy Clyro, the Undertones and many others. It was refurbished in 2009 to give it increased capacity, improved dressing rooms and digital recording gear, enabling bands to make on-the-spot recordings.

The nearest rail station is Highbury & Islington, with a Tube connection (Victoria line) as well as Overground and National Rail services. Holloway Road is served by bus routes 43, 271, 393 and N41.

  • Provides: Wheelchair access
  • Open since: 1993

Events at this venue

There are 69 events at this location

Sorted by date & time / title

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information displayed here is accurate, always check with the venue before attending (especially during the Covid-19 pandemic).

Alessandro Ciminata

London-based singer/songwriter Alessandro Ciminata is bringing his brooding, indie-pop to The Waiting Room. Packed with rousing chord progressions and deep lyrics, everything is brought together by his warm, familiar vocals. This is an 18+ event (Photo ID required).

Tue 27 Apr

£8.96 / 020 7619 6721

Wed 14 Apr

£10.25 / 020 7619 6721

Sat 8 May

£33.75 / 020 7619 6721

Sat 19 Jun

£20.72 / 020 7619 6721

Fri 9 Apr

£8.96 / 020 7619 6721

Avec Sans

Music from the electronic pop duo.

Fri 21 May

£11 / 020 7619 6721

Be Charlotte

Electro pop singer-songwriter from Dundee.

Tue 16 Mar

£9.50 / 020 7619 6721

Bedroom / Boredom

Presented by The Boileroom. This is a 16+ event.

Fri 19 Mar

£9 / 020 7619 6721

Berries

Alt-rock trio.

Thu 25 Mar

£9.50 / 020 7619 6721

Big Heath

SJM & Live Nation present Big Heath at Hare & Hounds on Tuesday 17th September.

Sat 13 Feb

Cancelled / 020 7619 6721

The Birthday Massacre

Canadian new wave goth rockers.

Sat 7 Aug

£25.75 / 020 7619 6721

Bob Log III

American slide guitar one-man band who wears a full body human cannonball suit to perform.

Thu 1 Apr

£17.92 / 020 7619 6721

Borknagar

Norwegian metal troupe BORKNAGAR roll in to Highbury Corner's THE GARGE this winter with a refreshed lineup for their first show on these shores in over 2 decades, as part of their TRUE NORTH euro tour alongside SAOR and CÂN BARDD. Current album "True North" was released last year on Century Media Records and with it's…

Sat 27 Nov

£22.50 / 020 7619 6721

Thu 22 Apr

£11 / 020 7619 6721

Wed 3 Mar

£10.08 / 020 7619 6721

Wed 19 May

£11 / 020 7619 6721

Thu 3 Jun

£10 / 020 7619 6721

Sat 24 Apr

£13.75 / 020 7619 6721

Chuck Prophet & the Mission Express

Former frontman of cosmic cowboys Green on Red for whom 'all roads lead to Dylan'.

Sat 12 Jun

£27.50 / 020 7619 6721

Closeup Promotions

Closeup Promotions presents up and coming acts in venues across the UK.

Sat 20 Feb

£9.50 / 020 7619 6721

Covenant

Industrial electronica trio from Sweden.

Sat 18 Sep

£25.75 / 020 7619 6721

Sat 15 May

£20.50 / 020 7619 6721

Cubicolor

Emerging band from Netherlands, playing emotive house and techno. This is an 18+ event.

Sat 31 Jul

£12.38 / 020 7619 6721

The Dears

The acclaimed Montreal rock band plays a sweeping collection of orchestral pop/rock that is at once enlightening, angst-ridden and mesmerising.

Tue 6 Apr

£20 / 020 7619 6721

Dutty Moonshine

The ensemble, currently resident in Bristol, performs its contemporary big band sounds. Mr. B The Gentleman Rhymer supports.

Thu 29 Apr

£19 / 020 7619 6721

Elles Bailey

Blues, country and rock vocalist.

Fri 2 Apr

£16.80 / 020 7619 6721

Sat 9 Oct

£16.80 / 020 7619 6721

Wed 19 Jan 2022

£17.92 / 020 7619 6721

Evil Scarecrow

Make-up clad over-the-top metal outfit with a dash of humour amongst the heavy riffs

Sat 13 Nov

£14 / 020 7619 6721

Glasvegas

Sweeping and ethereal guitar-driven indie rock by the platinum-selling four-piece from Glasgow head out on their 10th anniversary tour.

Tue 20 Apr

£28 / 020 7619 6721

Haggard Cat

This Nottingham-based duo, comprising of Matt Reynolds and drummer Tom Marsh, were originally members of the infamous hardcore band Heck, and have taken inspiration from their former band to create Haggard Cat, which has since become a full-time project.

Tue 13 Apr

£11.20 / 020 7619 6721

The Hara

Pop trio from Lancashire.

Sun 23 May

£12.50–£35 / 020 7619 6721

Hayseed Dixie

Bluegrass covers of the hard rockin' sounds of AC/DC, Motörhead, Queen and other rock monsters plus an increasing number of comedy originals creeping into the set.

Wed 3 Nov

£22.40 / 020 7619 6721

Himalayas

Welsh rock group from Cardiff in South Wales, formed in 2015. The group currently consists of Mike Griffiths, Joe Williams, Louis Heaps and James Goulbourn.

Tue 23 Feb

£11 / 020 7619 6721

Fri 28 May

£11 / 020 7619 6721

Imperial Wax

New band formed by the last line-up of The Fall.

Sat 16 Oct

£12.32 / 020 7619 6721

Josh Rouse

Nashville songwriter who has more in common with the late, great Elliott Smith than with the rhinestone-encrusted soundtrack of his native city.

Thu 30 Sep

£22.40 / 020 7619 6721

Kid Francescoli

AGMP presents KID FRANCESCOLI 'Play Me Again' Tour special guests French Electronic Indie Pop group perform their debut London concert in support of their new album 'Play Me Again'. Mathieu Hocine a.k.a. Kid Francescoli hails from Marseille in France. Inspired by and compared to Ennio Morricone, Air &Sébastian…

Fri 9 Apr

£16.80 / 020 7619 6721

Thu 16 Sep

£16.80 / 020 7619 6721

Fri 17 Sep

£16.50 / 020 7619 6721

Kneecap

Irish hip-hop ensemble made up of Móglaí Bap and Mo Chara, along with DJ Provaí.

Wed 17 Feb

£19 / 020 7619 6721

Kosheen

Club night with electronic DJs.

Fri 4 Jun

£22 / 0141 357 6200

Kraak & Smaak

With a legendary approach to energetic funk, house and disco, Kraak & Smaak stand as real heroes of the notorious Dutch party scene. Bringing them to our club room for the first time, we're buzzing to see what goods they'll be packing for this rare & intimate UK headline DJ set. Customers have to arrive before…

Sat 23 Oct

£15.68 / 020 7619 6721

L.A. Guns

The American hard rock group featuring a re-united Phil Lewis and Tracii Guns perform a full UK tour.

Fri 10 Sep

£22 / 020 7619 6721

Lee Rocker

American double bass player and member of rockabilly band Stray Cats.

Sun 14 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7619 6721

Lime Cordiale

Presented by Club The Mammoth. This is an 18+ event.

Tue 11 May

£20.35 / 020 7619 6721

Wed 12 May

£20.35 / 020 7619 6721

LINDSAY MUNROE

Lindsay Munroe is a captivating new alt-indie artist based in Manchester. Bold and unflinchingly honest, she pairs swelling synths and swaggering guitars with painfully introspective lyrics, evoking acts like Sharon Van Etten, PJ Harvey and Marika Hackman. At once assured and startlingly vulnerable, her music invites you…

Fri 7 May

£7.75 / 020 7619 6721

Louis Berry

It's a homecoming gig this evening as Liverpool-local Louis Berry takes to the stage. Back on home turf after months of touring the singer-songwriter and guitarist brings his self-penned rock'n'roll and blues-rock originals to you for a lively performance that should feature tunes Restless, She Wants Me and Stumbling.

Tue 25 May

£13.25 / 020 7619 6721

Louis Berry

Kilimanjaro presents LOUIS BERRY Plus Special Guests - Live at The Garage, London on Tuesday 12th May 2020

Tue 25 May

£13.20 / 020 7619 6721

The Lovely Eggs

Quirky DIY lo-fi duo from Lancaster.

Mon 12 Jul

£15.40 / 020 7619 6721

Mad Dog Mcrea

Devon band blending folk rock, gypsy jazz and bluegrass.

Fri 5 Nov

£19.60 / 020 7619 6721

Sat 20 Feb

£9.50 / 020 7619 6721

The Mysterines

Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Sat 20 Feb

£14 / 020 7619 6721

Sat 5 Jun

£14 / 020 7619 6721

Nirvana Tribute

0114 presents the world renowned No.1 international touring Nirvana Tribute Performing MTV’ Unplugged in New York’ Album.

Fri 18 Mar 2022

£17 / 020 7619 6721

Pearl Jamm

UK Pearl Jam tribute band.

Fri 27 Aug

£17 / 020 7619 6721

Peat and Diesel

Three-piece Scottish folk band from Stornoway, known for their humorous insight into island life, made up of Boydie MacLeod, Innes Scott and Uilly Macleod.

Tue 23 Nov

£19.25 / 020 7619 6721

Pitchshifter

Reunited UK industrial metal act fusing electronica with heavy riffs.

Thu 2 Dec

£29.12 / 020 7619 6721

Fri 3 Dec

£29.12 / 020 7619 6721

Raging Speedhorn

Intense grindcore action from Corby's most delinquent sons.

Fri 3 Dec

£29.75 / 020 7619 6721

Retro Video Club

AGP presents Retro Video Club

Thu 29 Apr

£9 / 020 7619 6721

Reverend Horton Heat + Delta Bombers

Rockabilly Night Live Presents DIRECT from the U.S.A. - A double bill spectacular with two of the greatest rockabilly acts of all time! This is an invitation for you to join rockabilly fans from all over the UK to ROCK HARD and DANCE LIKE THERE'S NO TOMORROW! With the energy these bands pump out; there just might not be…

Thu 6 May

£33.25 / 020 7619 6721

The Reytons

Indie rockers from South Yorkshire.

Wed 24 Mar

£11 / 020 7619 6721

Romeos Daughter

Four-piece British AOR mainstream rock outfit, featuring Leigh Matty, Craig Joiner, Ed Poole and Anthony Mitman.

Sat 10 Apr

£16.80 / 020 7619 6721

Sat 2 Apr 2022

£16.80 / 020 7619 6721

S-X

S-X appearing at O2 Academy2 Birmingham. With support from special guests.

Tue 18 May

£13.44 / 020 7619 6721

S-x

S-X is a GRAMMY-nominated producer, singer and songwriter, born and raised in Wolverhampton, UK. After releasing one of the biggest Grime tracks of all time “Woooo Riddim” - S-X catapulted to the top of the UK production scene. Witness their power live at The Waiting Room. This is an 18+ event.

Tue 18 May

£14 / 020 7619 6721

Sex Gang Children

Sex Gang Children live in Manchester

Sat 20 Mar

£19.13 / 020 7619 6721

Sat 3 Jul

£19.13 / 020 7619 6721

Skinny Lister

Folky sounds from London five-piece.

Sat 11 Dec

£20.72 / 020 7619 6721

Space

Indie-rock outfit from Liverpool who hit the charts in the mid-90s with the quirky 'Female of the Species' and 'The Ballad of Tom Jones'.

Fri 23 Apr

£21.84 / 020 7619 6721

Steve'n'Seagulls

Part hillbilly, part 'barnyard boogieman' from Finland.

Tue 9 Feb

£22.40 / 020 7619 6721

Fri 1 Oct

£22.40 / 020 7619 6721

The Total Stone Roses

Stone Roses tribute act comprising graduates of Leeds College of Music.

Sat 3 Apr

£22.50 / 020 7619 6721

Tyketto

American hard rock quartet from New York who originally formed in 1987.

Fri 19 Mar

£24.64 / 020 7619 6721

Fri 11 Mar 2022

£24.64 / 020 7619 6721

Wade Bowen

Country singer-songwriter from Texas who recently collaborated with Randy Rogers.

Sat 19 Jun

£19.50 / 020 7619 6721

The Wurzels

The legendary four-piece performs scrumpy and western, and comical country, including the tracks 'The Combine Harvester' and 'I Am A Cider Drinker'.

Thu 18 Nov

£20.50 / 020 7619 6721

Yelle

ID Required.

Fri 24 Sep

£17.92 / 020 7619 6721

Post a comment