MAP Studio Cafe, London

Upcoming Events

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Short Film Night: Songs of Innocence

Songs of Innocence

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Damon Brown’s Speakeasy Thursdays

A Jazzy Blue night of great sounds

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A Night of Roots Reggae with Talawa Roots

An evening of authentic Roots Reggae

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David Vaughan

A highly original mix of chanson, latin jazz and classical music

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Soca Sundays

Dine and wine at MAP Studio Cafe on Soca Sundays

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Michael Jablonka

Exceptional virtuoso Guitarist

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The Artery

Free Open Mic Night

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Vlad Miller & Notes From the Underground

Notes From Underground

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Vice Quintet plays Horace Silver

high energy virtuosic jazz

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Alexander Dubovoy

a uniquely dynamic interactive and improvisatory trio

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Untamed Thinkers

Discuss: Innocence

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Cafe Sessions: Stuart Rose

Evocative, melodic and poetic music from multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter

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DJ Roots Ting and guests

Reggae DJ night

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Chess Club

All ages and abilites welcome

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Call out to Artists

Interested in performing or exhibiting at MAP?


MAP (Music, Arts and Print) is a dynamic, creative community space with regular live events, cafe and recording studio located in the beautiful backstreets of Kentish Town, North London. Five mins walk from Kentish Town West Overground and Kentish Town Tube and ten minutes from Camden Town centre.

MAP café offers a range of healthy, home made food, fresh juices, gourmet coffee and beer on tap in a relaxed, homely environment. Our intimate venue space plays host to an eclectic live events programme, featuring live Jazz, World Music, Soul, Hip-Hop, Reggae, Folk Music, DJs and film nights. We also hire out the space for private functions, film locations and corporate events. Clients include Rihanna, 20/20 Productions, Sky TV and The Green Party.

Established in 1992, starting out as a recording studio, record label and streetwear clothing brand, MAP has worked with artists such as Dawn Penn, Goldie, Roots Manuva and Junior Delgado.

The recording studio offers a unique creative space with a great selection of vintage and modern equipment, offering recording, mixing, production and location recording services. The venue is wired to the studio giving the option of recording live events. Hip-hop radio station, Itch FM also broadcasts from the premises.