THRILL 044 – Streetfest 2011

Courtesy of Cooler

Courtesy of Yoshitaka Kono

An incredible 10-hr fun filled activity with live art, music, dance, film, skate, street market with food and drinks

Venue: London Streets
Address: Hearn Street & Hearn Street Car Park London EC2A 3LS
Tube: Liverpool Street
Time: 1pm -11pm
Cost: £10

THRILL 025 – Friendly Fires, Guanabara

Venue: Heaven
Address:  9, The Arches, Villiers Street WC2N 6NG
Time: 7:30pm
Cost: £39.99

With their latest album PALA, this Mercury Prize nominated trio from St. Albans are tipped for another successful release. Catch them whilst you can!

Venue: Guanabara
Address:  Parker Street Covent Garden WC2B 5PW
Time: 7:30pm until late
Cost: FREE

Celebrate a blend of Rio De Janerio and El Salvador tonight with guest DJ and Brazilian street food. Explore other rhythms and carnival style cocktails. Did we also mention that the Samba classes are absolutely free?

THRILL 022 – Secret Cinema…Tell No One!!

This monthly movie-screening event is extremely hush-hush and often feels like a covert operation. Generally with 60,000 members and counting, the group often show ‘stimulating, challenging and groundbreaking cinema’ in random locations chosen. It could be anything: ‘derelict theatres, rooftops, parks and othersecret spaces’. By the way, did we mention, you never heard this from us?

For more information, visit secret website

THRILL 010 – Weekend Special: Annie Mac+ Luella +DKNY + The Place Prize

Annie Mac @ KOKO

KOKO will get sweaty tonight as Mash-Up Queen along with a cast of key dubstep movers and shakers including Nero, Kito, Santogold’s Martelo and the rising star Yasmin. Time is 10pm – 3am Cost: £15.50 Venue: Koko Address 1a, Camden High Street, London, NW1 7JE

This Sunday

ARMANI SAMPLE SALE

Pick a pair up with a discount of up to 90% at this sample sale, also set to include DKNY Jeans and items from Kate Moss approved label Luella. Date: 8 Apr – 10 Apr Time: Fri 8th April: 10am-8pm, Sat 9th-Sun 10th April:10am-5pm Cost £2 Venue Como House Address 15 Wrights Lane, 2nd Floor,, London, W8 5SL

THE PLACE PRIZE


Watch these Prize finalists combine art and dance whilst contending to win a whopping £25,000 prize. Date: Wed 6th-Sat 9th April & Mon 11th-Fri 15th April Time: 8pm Cost: £6-£17 Venue: The Place Address: 17 Duke’s Road, London, WC1H 9PY

THRILL 009 – Paul Smith Warehouse Sample Sale + Fact + Young Turks @ XoYo

LAST DAY – Paul Smith Warehouse Sale!!

Its your last chance today to reinvent your wardrobe. Dive right in…the water’s fine..

FACT + Young Turks + Jamie XX and other Special Guests @ XOYO

As its Easter Bunnies and Royal Madness within the next coming weeks, this might be the only week you’ll get to gather those kinda of friends who enjoy partying on the wild side and perhaps make new acquaintances (wink) . Who knows? Perhaps Gil Scott-Heron might join in the partayyy! Time is 10pm – 3.30pm. Cost is £12. Location is at 32-37 Cowper Street EC2A 4AP

THRILL 008 – Exposure + Atmosphere @ Supper Club + Sophie Barker

Exposure Sample Sale


Exposure Sample Sale is being held today and tomorrow featuring brands such as Basso & Brooke, Delphine Charlotte Parmentier, Duchamp, Globe-Trotter, Hannah Marshall, Hunter Leather, John Smedley, Makintosh and Levis Made & Crafted from 9AM – 7PM. Location is at 20 Little Portland Street, London, W1W 8BU

Atmosphere @ Supperclub


The adventure begins at 8pm but you can arrive at 7pm to join the party for alluring cocktails and martinis such as Twisted Mind Martini, French Kiss Champagne cocktail and Showgirl Cocktail. The event is free if booked for supper or entry is £5. Legendary DJ Danny Rampling will also be present to evoke the atmosphere with tunes for dancing and more adventurous night thrills. Location is at 12 Acklam Road, London, W10 5QZ

Sophie Barker – Say Goodbye (Lucky Elephant Remix)

Check out this new mix by Sophie Barker who has worked with Groove Armada and Zero 7. Her new album ‘Seagull’ will be released in May.

THRILL 004 – Weekend Special: Beady Eye, Primal Scream, Richard Ashcroft, Paul Weller, Margaret Howell, Ministry Of Sound 20:20, Underground Party @ Secret Location, Dwele, Mother’s Day Deals

Margaret Howell Samples

Its the last day of Margaret Howell Sample Sale today. Up to 80% off retail prices including Women’s Wear, Men’s Wear, Home Products and Fabric. The event will be held at The Music Rooms, 26 South Molton Lane London W1. Time is 9AM – 7PM.


Ministry Of Sound Exhibition – LAST DAY!

Ministry Of Sound

Its your final chance to view, the Ministry Of Sound 20:20 exhibition depicting how the brand evolved from a London club to a record label to becoming an irrefutable tastemaker in dance music and a home to the world reknowned DJs. Location is at 103 Gaunt St, London, SE1 6DP

 

Dwele @ The Jazz Cafe

Dwele

Having recently featured on Kanye West’s single Power US soul singer Dwele will be performing at the Jazz Cafe. Feel free to book a table and enjoy the crooner’s soulful melodies and piano performances. Location is at 5, Parkway Camden NW1 7PG Tickets are still available through secondary ticketing as most of the tickets are sold out. Not to worry, Dwele is also slated to perform on Saturday at the same venue. Hurraaay!

This Saturday

Rag Trade Pop Sample Sale @ The 20th Century Theatre

With brands like Matthew Williamson, Chloe, Vivienne Westwood, Reiss, there is nothing close to rags at this sale. What is so great about this sample sale is that you can actually sell your clothes and earn 50% of the sale price or buy new clothes with prices starting from £5. Everything sold includes tops, dresses, trousers, shoes, bags and accessories. Location is at The 20th Century Theatre, 291 Westbourne Grove W11 2QA. For more information, visitThe Rag Trade Pop Up

Underground Party @ Secret Location

For a night of complete madness, stop by at Mulletover secret party tonight. Established as one of London’s best underground party organizers with its secret rotating locations around London, we strongly recommend you attempt to grab remaining tickets or at Star of Bethnal Green, E2 & Phonica Records, W1. Don’t hang around tho as online tickets are already sold out. For more information visit

This Sunday


Signature Scent Mother’s Day Workshop for Mothers & Daughters @ Homemade London

With only a few places left, why not book a place for two at Homemade London and surprise your mama. We reckon it will be one of those great “remember when…” experiences in a lifetime. Location is at 21, Seymour Place, W1H 5BH

Max Mara Art Price for Women@ White Chapel Gallery

Jump start Mother’s Day event by taking your lovely mama to this gallery. The admission is free and mama will be extremely proud of someone having acquired for having such taste! You can also have lunch at the gallery’s dining room. For more information, visit here Location is at 77-82 Whitechapel High Street City of London E1 7QX.

Mother’s Day Brunches & Munchies @ various locations

You can treat mama to a British three course meal and afternoon tea at The Botanist; or enjoy some elegant French dining at The Orrery; or to an eccentric mad hatters Afternoon Tea at The Sanderson, or exquisite Indian at the Michellin Star The Benares, or a jazz brunch at St James Restaurant and our thrill pick is a Sunday Lunch Jazz Cruise on the Thames with hits from Sinatra, Cole Porter and perhaps Fela!

Japanese Disaster Benefit: Beady Eye, Primal Scream + Richard Ashcroft + Paul Weller + Graham Coxon + more @ 02 Academy, Brixton


Organized by Beady Eye – Liam Gallagher’s new band, the charity gig will also include Primal Scream, Richard Ashcroft, Paul Weller, Graham Coxon and several other bands will be performing to honor the victims of the Japanese Earthquake. We reckon it will be an amazing musical night with all proceeds going towards a good cause. Tickets can still be purchased here. Location is 211, Stockwell Road SW9 9SL