MAP Studio Cafe, London

Upcoming Events

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DJ Roots Ting and guests

Reggae DJ night

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Giggers Night

Jazz and pop classics

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James Lascelles Quartet

Folk, jazz and Anglo/Caribbean grooves

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The Philosopher’s Stove

Three courses of food inspired by the adventures of Asterix

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Tommy Remon Quartet

An evening of Post Bop/Modal Standards and originals.

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The Artery

Free Open Mic Night

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Norell & The Dub Factory

An unusual mix of Dub/Reggae with a Rock-Pop twist

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An evening of eclectic live music

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Inna Dance

Heavy Basslines, Positive Vibrations

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Copperhead Lucy

Junkyard drums, double bass and smoking hot guitar lines

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GE Hammet

A Saturday afternoon with the American Songbook


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.