The Water Rats

The Water Rats
328 Gray's Inn Road, London, WC1X 8BZ
  • Telephone 020 7833 3312
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  • Website water-rats.com
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Legendary London music venue, now under new ownership, which has a prestigious history including Bob Dylan's first UK gig in 1962, The Pogues first gig in 1982 and Oasis' first London gig in 1994. Located in the centre of Kings Cross, the venue still provides top quality music as well as a wide selection of drinks and food.

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An Asian & A German Walk Into A Bar…Live

Amused Moose semi-finalist Kuan-wen Huang and self-proclaimed selfie king, Samuel Ch Zernig present a double-bill of comedy.

Sun 20 Aug

£5 / 020 7833 3312

  • 21:00

Be A Better Performer Comedy Course :: Starts On Sunday 10 Sept At Noon (#babp9/17)

Enrol by making the online payment of your course fee below. TO COMPLETE YOUR ENROLMENT it is essential to EMAIL your MOBILE NUMBER to Courses@StandUpAndDeliver.com as soon as you have paid your fee. This course is only for those who have completed Logan Murray's Absolute & Almost Beginners comedy course, and…

Sun 10 Sep

£325 / 020 7833 3312

Brona Mcvittie - Cd Launch

We Are the Wildlife - Album Launch We are the Wildlife: The debut solo LP from folk chanteuse and songwriter Brona McVittie is steeped in the beauty and magic of her native County Down. While her own songs are inspired by the great rural scapes of Mourne, she also unearths and breathes new life into lesser-heard…

Wed 13 Sep

£13.20 some concessions / 020 7833 3312

Daoirí Farrell

Three times BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017 nominee for: Best Singer, Best Newcomer and Best Traditional Track 'Daoirí is one of the most important traditional singers to emerge in the last decade' Dónal Lunny 'I've been listening to Daoirí's emerging sounds since first hearing him at the Góilin Singers Club in Dublin…

Tue 7 Nov

£13.20 / 020 7833 3312

Debo Band

AGMP presents direct from Boston, USA - Debo Band

Sun 15 Oct

£16.50 / 020 7833 3312

The East Pointers

Canadian folk outfit from Prince Edward Island.

Wed 25 Oct

£15.40 / 020 7833 3312

Electro Punk Party

Varies bands present a night of electro-punk featuring Hot Gothic, Dicepeople, LegPuppy, Pink Diamond Revue, Microchip Junky and DJs including Andrew Maley.

Sat 19 Aug

Phone for prices / 020 7833 3312

  • 19:00

French Boutik

Power pop that comes from the heart, from Paris' French Boutik.

Fri 14 Jul

£8.80 / 020 7833 3312

Gangster Magic

Stand-up and magician Marvin Alan presents his absurd show.

Tue 8 Aug

£5 / 020 7833 3312

Habadekuk - Official Album Launch

Danish supergroup Habadekuk officially launch their new album!

Thu 28 Sep

£14.40 / 020 7833 3312

Jack Henderson

Renowned singer/songwriter Jack Henderson relaunches his solo album 'This Daring Light' with a rare London performance. "…a powerful and beguiling singer/songwriter whose incisive songs and voice make him one of the most welcome arrivals for a very long time" - Glenn A Baker (Billboard) "There's an ageless quality…

Thu 14 Sep

£11 / 020 7833 3312

Legendary Divas

Actor, singer and female impersonator Jonathan Booth presents his solo show as he brings four iconic stars to the stage for a night of comedy, glamour and songs.

Sun 20 Aug

£10 (£8) / 020 7833 3312

  • 19:00

The Len Price 3

Retro Man Blog Presents: The Len Price 3 Album Launch Party at the Water Rats, Kings Cross, London on Friday September 15th 2017 with Special Guest DJ David Edwards.

Fri 15 Sep

£8.80 / 020 7833 3312

London Laughter Day :: Sunday 9 July At Noon. [#lld6/17]

To enrol, make your online payment of your fee below. TO COMPLETE YOUR ENROLMENT it is essential to EMAIL your MOBILE NUMBER to Courses@StandUpAndDeliver.com as soon as you have paid your fee. NB: We expect to run this workshop on the date shown in the full information about London Laughter Day which is available by…

Sun 9 Jul

£90.10 / 020 7833 3312

Mc Comedy Course :: Starts On Sunday 26 Nov At Noon (#mc11/17)

Enrol by making the online payment of your course fee below. TO COMPLETE YOUR ENROLMENT it is essential to EMAIL your MOBILE NUMBER to Courses@StandUpAndDeliver.com as soon as you have paid your fee. This course is only for those who have completed Logan Murray's Absolute & Almost Beginners comedy course, and…

Sun 26 Nov

£156 / 020 7833 3312

Mental Note

MENTAL NOTE presents: TRAVIS DALEY http://mrtravisdaley.com/ MY MYSTICAL CREATURE https://soundcloud.com/my-mystical-creature SOOR PLOOM https://soundcloud.com/user-322633130 ROSE DIVE https://soundcloud.com/rosedive THE SCROLLS https://soundcloud.com/user-704387299 +++++ www.facebook.com/events/1395592407194713…

Mon 17 Jul

£5 / 020 7833 3312

  • 19:30

Mike Garson Performs Bowie's Aladdin Sane

Garson worked with Bowie on over 20 albums, here he recreates the classic Aladdin Sane in full with vocalist Gaby Moreno.

Mon 27 Nov

£105 some concessions / 020 7833 3312

With Gillian Glover.

VIP event with special guest singer, Steve Harley.

Necronomidol

The Japanese horror-themed idol unit perform electro-pop fused with metal and darkwave.

Tue 4 Jul

£8 / 020 7833 3312

  • 19:30

The Parentheticals: Improdyssey

You choose where the Parentheticals head off on a quest, then they make up an adventure from nothing.

Sat 5 Aug

£6 / 020 7833 3312

  • 15:30

Sun 6 Aug

£6 / 020 7833 3312

  • 13:30

The Pink And Black Rock'n'Roll Club

DJs Mouse and Rohan spin classic rock'n'roll, old-time rhythm'n'blues, and blues and country rockers from the 40s, 50s and beyond.

Sat 8 Jul

Phone for prices / 020 7833 3312

  • 20:00 – 02:00

Said The Maiden - Cd Launch

Said The Maiden are Jess Distill, Hannah Elizabeth and Kathy Pilkinton, three friends who discovered a mutual love of folk music when they reunited several years after spending their school years together in St. Albans, Hertfordshire. The group sing traditional songs from around the UK and America, often in three part…

Wed 1 Nov

£11 / 020 7833 3312

Serotonin

Peaky Grinders present a play with poetry focusing on male suicide, directed by Rowan Jacobs.

Sun 13 Aug

£8.50 (£5) / 020 7833 3312

  • 19:00

Mon 14 Aug

£8.50 (£5) / 020 7833 3312

  • 19:00

Tue 15 Aug

£8.50 (£5) / 020 7833 3312

  • 19:00

Wed 16 Aug

£8.50 (£5) / 020 7833 3312

  • 19:00

The Society

Leeds-based, post-punk, dark-wave synth outfit featuring veterans of the alternative 80s scenes. With support from Siberia and Anniversary Circle.

Fri 30 Jun

£8 / 020 7833 3312

  • 19:30

That Eighties Band

Stars of the 1980s have their hits covered including retro classics from Michael Jackson, Spandau Ballet, The B-52s, Phil Collins, Blondie and more.

Fri 28 Jul

£7 / 020 7833 3312

  • 20:00

Vella - Album Launch

Vella is a multi instrumentalist releasing his debut solo album with a full band set at The Water Rats in Kings Cross, London. The album encompasses numerous genres and will suit fans of: Bonobo, Foals, SBTRKT, Radiohead, Alt J and Glass Animals. To hear a sample of each track from the album, visit: vellamusic.com

Sat 15 Jul

£5.90–£11.21 / 020 7833 3312

The Willows

The Willows are a folk band from Cambridge, UK. Their first album Beneath Our Humble Soil was nominated for Best Debut in the Spiral Earth Awards 2014, and has been championed by the likes of Bob Harris and Mike Harding. The much anticipated follow-up Amidst Fiery Skies, co-produced with Sean Lakeman was released to…

Sun 5 Nov

£13.20 / 020 7833 3312

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