Original Music Places

Original Music Places

Our new Shoreditch Originals Music feature comes in two parts with this, part one, focused on the places the parties rocked. One-time Blitz kid, now music producer and Shoreditch face Ian Tregoning filled us in on the role Shoreditch played in the massive acid house and post punk scenes that boomed and thumped here, changing the face of London nightlife for good. 

 

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Original Fetes, Fairs and Festivals

Original Fetes, Fairs and Festivals

What better way to start our new 'Shoreditch Originals' series of blog posts than with summer’s crowning glory – fetes, fairs and festivals. Encountering bleeding-edge and downright odd modern art happenings, spontaneously losing yourself in the sweetness of unknown musical notes, and gorging on alfresco banquets of unbelievable variety is what Shoreditch has been and continues to be about.

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James Goff: Founder of Stirling Ackroyd, Pioneer of Shoreditch

James Goff: Founder of Stirling Ackroyd, Pioneer of Shoreditch

The founder of Stirling Ackroyd, and undeniable pioneer of the Shoreditch property market, bounces from phone call to phone call about everything from Ibiza properties to flying visits from his accountant. Inside the cancer ward at The Royal Marsden, it’s business as usual for James Goff.

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