Where’s the Punchline presents: Pride and Prejudice


An wild night of Improv comedy based of the classics while celebrating pride month.

Synth Night – Analog Electronica


Singer/songwriter Andy Oppenheimer of Oppenheimer MkII and formerly of Oppenheimer Analysis will be performing live with songwriter/producer Lee Simeone Enjoy classic tracks – Devil’s Dancers, New Mexico, Under Surveillance, and...
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Prohibition 35th Anniversary Live Show


Guitar Gangsters live performance of “Prohibition” and more. Support from special guest The Fiascos and Bite Me

The SPIZZENERGI Annual Summer Party


The legendary SPIZZENERGI Summer Party returns with a new venue and an all star lineup, featuring The Screaming Dead and Headsticks along with the Rock n Roll Cabaret.

Jun 24

Page to Stage London


Event showcasing exciting new writing as directed readings, with feedback + discussion with an industry panel and audience. The Water Rats is an iconic venue! Have a bite to eat...
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Jun 27
Down Charmed
Doors: 19:00

Down Charmed


Down Charmed

Gig Connection & Japanese English Meet Up presents: Yutaro Ogida


Japanese singer-songwriter and guitarist, Yutaro Ogida was born in 1970 in Tokyo. He spent his early childhood in New York and attended high school in London where he started playing...
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12th London Bowie Event – SOLD OUT


Annual Bowie themed event (not for profit) in support of Terrence Higgins Trust. Live music featuring: Kevin Armstrong (Bowie/Iggy), Clare Hirst (Bowie Live Aid), Walker & The Brotherhood of The...
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On That Note A Cappella: Summer Harmonies


Experience the captivating sounds of award-winning On That Note, an exceptional a cappella group renowned for their close harmony arrangements and joie de vivre performance style. Blending the timeless charm...
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Jul 03
Raintown
Doors: 19:30

Raintown


RAINTOWN LIVE IN LONDON!!Wednesday 3rd July at The Water Rats Tickets https://bit.ly/RT_WR_LDN LIMITED NUMBER OF EARLY BIRDS AVAILABLE! It’s been a minute, we know, but London we are coming with...
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This Feeling presents: Clamber


“If you’re going to see the emergence of a new great band you’ll see them at This Feeling first.” Carl Barat

electrasy and The Kynd at The Water Rats


electrasy with The Kynd at The Water Rats on Thursday 11th July “Indie Britpop band electrasy formed in the mid 90s dubbed by the NME as “the hardest working band...
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Band of the Underhand + Friends of Luca Brasi + Feral Goats


BAND OF THE UNDERHAND – if Springsteen came from South London he’d sound like this. Soulful rock n roll from South London’s finest. They return to the Water Rats with...
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Punk n Roll Rendezvous // 82 – with Healthy Junkies + support tba


£8 advance – £10 OTD – TICKETS : https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/punk-n-roll-rendezvous-82-with-healthy-junkies-supports-tba-tickets-773833676357 PUNK’N’ROLL RDV is a monthly event that started in July 2012 bringing you some of the best and original bands from...
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Jul 17
Diana Jones
Doors: 20:15

Diana Jones


£ 18.00 / Age 18 And Up Widely acclaimed US singer-songwriter Additional Info: Widely acclaimed US singer-songwriterDIANA JONES has announced the re-issue of her critically lauded 2009 album Better Times...
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The Henry Kimber Band + Greene + Santiago & The Soul Movers: Album Launch


Join The Henry Kimber Band, Greene, and Santiago & The Soul Movers for a night of Blues, Soul, Rock, and so much more at the famous Water Rats (a stones...
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The Lonely Hands: Album Launch


Our debut album release “From Here To Something More” live @ The Water Rats on Friday 19th July £10 per ticket 50% of ticket sales goes to Nordoff & Robbins...
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The DekkerTones with special guests Filthy FIlthy at The Water Rats


The Dekkertones are an 8-piece Ska, Reggae & Rocksteady tribute band playing the very best in authentic ska and reggae from the Bluebeat & 60’s Trojan scene right through to...
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New Roots Promotions presents: Tom Mansi & The Icebreakers: Album Launch


Tom Mansi & The Icebreakers launch their brand new album ‘Eyeball’. Look through the lens of Tom Mansi & The Icebreakers and what will you see? A passion for the...
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The Rose of Avalanche/Healthy Junkies/The Pink Diamond Revue LIVE in London


80’s goth legends The Rose of Avalanche return to The Water Rats in London supported by Healthy Junkies and The Pink Diamond Revue in a show brought to you by...
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Jul 27
Ultramarine
Doors: 19:00

Ultramarine


Ultramarine [Live AV]

Camden Fringe Festival: Be Right Back presents: Six Degress of Improvisation


Be Right Back will show you that there are six degrees of separation between everything, including what you search for on the internet. Join them on an improvised journey between...
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J-Rock Tribute Night Edition 1 – Ellegarden and Asian Kung-Fu Generation


New live music event series celebrating the great J-Rock bands of the 90-10’s. Come join us for a night of J-Rock covers at The Water Rats! For this edition we...
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Aug 03

3 Amigos Birthday Bash


For all those not able to Hotrod Hayride the 3 Amigos bring you a red hot rockin’ record hop in the heart of London. 5 DJ’s to keep you dancin’...
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Harbinger Theatre presents: [computer]


Camden Fringe and Harbinger Theatre presents: [computer], an interactive show that requires audience’s honesty about identity in order to accurately conclude and market to the one great unifier of the...
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Camden Fringe Festival: Be Right Back presents: Six Degrees of Improvisation


Be Right Back will show you that there are six degrees of separation between everything, including what you search for on the internet. Join them on an improvised journey between...
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Improv the Dead @ The Water Rats – Wed 7th 9:30pm & Wed 14th 7:30pm- Camden Fringe


Get ready for a zomb-tastic adventure with Improv the Dead at this year’s Camden Fringe! 🧟‍♂️🎭 Join us on Wednesday 7th 9:30pm and 14th August at 7:30pm at The Water...
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Old School Promoters present: Choking Susan + The Fiascos + Bite Me + Luke Steels


Old School Promoters present: Choking Susan + The Fiascos + Bite Me + Luke Steels

Camden Fringe Festival: What Came First….?


Through blood, sweat and sand, over the last 6 months we have artistically explored the theme of ‘queer time’!   ‘What Came First… ?’ exists in two parts   Part...
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Camden Fringe: Prescribed Existence


After receiving devastating news about her health. Brianna reevaluates her life experiences and, how to live a meaningful life. If she wants to go on living at all. Exploring her...
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Camden Fringe: The Jinx Ensemble presents: Symposium


Come see our show SYMPOSIUM at The Water Rats as part of the Camden Fringe Festival! Symposium stages a family of four bizarre characters; an eccentric aunt, her two washed-up...
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Improv the Dead @ The Water Rats – Wed 7th 9:30pm & Wed 14th 7:30pm- Camden Fringe


Get ready for a zomb-tastic adventure with Improv the Dead at this year’s Camden Fringe! 🧟‍♂️🎭 Join us on Wednesday 7th 9:30pm and 14th August at 7:30pm at The Water...
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Aug 17

The Water Rats – London


Excited to announce our first performance in London and there isn’t any better place for first time, than the iconic and legendary www.facebook.com/TheWaterRatsVenue The venue has a prestigious history including...
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“The happy homeless” – A new original play


CAMDEN FRINGE 2024 18 & 19 AUGUST 7.30PM The Happy Homeless The happy homeless in an original play written by Celia Munich and performed by Laura Mobilia. “The Happy Homeless”...
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Aug 23

THANK FxxK… ITS FRIDAY


Announcing Rock n Roll ledgends The DIRTY STRANGERS carrying a torch for rootsy Rock’N’Roll. They went on tour with The Rolling Stones…FOR TWO and a HALF YEARS ffs!! Supported by...
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Sep 06

ABCM – WATER RATS LONDON


A BAND CALLED MALICE – Tribute to THE JAM. The number one choice tribute act of the devoted fans of The Jam. The high quality of their shows was rewarded...
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Sep 12

The Third Sound + support


SBD and DB Music presents THE THIRD SOUND Thursday September 12th ‘Most Perfect Solitude’ [May 17th, Fuzz Club Records] is the sixth studio album from The Third Sound, the Berlin...
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Klub Beer Presents – A Nite of Chaos celebrating Dolphins’ 60th.


Klub Beer Presents – A Nite of Chaos celebrating Dolphins’ 60th. with a Psychobilly ‘All Stars’ Band. + Special Guest band. DJ Chris Setzer

THE OUSE VALLEY SINGLES CLUB – Sat 28th Sept, The Water Rats Theatre, Kings Cross, London


The Ouse Valley Singles Club 7:30pm Saturday 28th September – The Water Rats Theatre, Kings Cross, London The Uk’s Favourite Comedy Skiffle Band The Ouse Valley Singles Club return to...
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Hawksley Workman at The Water Rats – London


Canadian rock singer-songwriter Hawksley Workman, who has garnered critical acclaim for his blend of cabaret pop and glam rock. Tickets 🎟️ https://bit.ly/DMPhawksley ⏰ 19:30 | 💰 £22 adv. | 🔞...
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Oct 04

Ron’s Honky Tonk


Get ready to kick up your heels and sing along… Ron’s Honky Tonk is back at The Water Rats, Kings Cross on October 4th, 2024, for a night of unforgettable...
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Would-be-goods, Panic Pocket, Helen McCookerybook, The Water Rats, London,


The Would-be-goods are back with their elegant and evocative guitar pop. Jessica Griffin, enigmatic star of 80s cult label él, is at the helm, with guitarist Peter Momtchiloff (Talulah Gosh,...
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Green Note presents: Guy Davis


£ 18.00 / Age 18 And Up “… one of the most gifted acoustic musicians on the planet” Additional Info: “… one of the most gifted acoustic musicians on the...
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Nov 01
Soul In The Head
Doors: 19:30

Soul In The Head


A musical extravaganza creating a broad church for interesting people. An eclectic mix of soulful grooves for late night moves encompassing 8 decades of top tunes… including the live acid...
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Alice in Wonderland Psychedelic Party


Alice In Wonderland Psychedelic Party featuring Bad Acid and the Spooks Live On Stage

ThisIsTheMusic presents: Matilda Shakes


ThisIsTheMusic Presents @matilda_shakes Delighted to announce the first ever ThisIsTheMusic live event on Saturday 16th November at the iconic @the_water_rats In another first it’s also Matilda Shakes 1st London gig!!...
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Holy Coves + Support | London


Holy Coves + Support The Water Rats London Saturday 23rd November

Green Note presents: Track Dogs


Track Dogs are four international “madrileños” (Garrett Wall, Dave Mooney, Howard Brown & Robbie K. Jones) 2 Irishmen, an Englishman and an American. Based in Spain, the band name comes...
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Dec 28
Rattus Inheritus
Doors: 19:30

Rattus Inheritus


Doors 1930 Band 2030