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Fat White Family

Serfs Up!

Fat White Family return with details for their third album and share first track 'Feet'.

The Specials

SubcultureLive - 100 Club / Fri 1st February

GIG SOLD OUT - Win tickets to see The Specials perform their first new album in 38 years

Subculture Unsung: Flood

One of the key innovators of the last 40 yrs

From Nick Cave and Erasure to Curve and PJ Harvey - the sonic vision of Mike Ellis

This Feeling Big in 2019

A series of shows celebrating new music

A Playlist of the best new bands, as chosen by our friends at This Feeling.

SubcultureLive 2018

A year of unique gigs at The 100 Club & beyond

From PiL at The 100 Club and an all-day-festival to Peggy Gou in Milan - a diverse year of music

Subculture Sound 2018

This Year's Best Music Releases - Part Two

Part Two of Two. The music releases we feel were the soundtrack to 2018.

Subculture Sound 2018

This Year's Best Music Releases - Part One

Part One of Two. The music releases we feel were the soundtrack to 2018.

Pete Shelley | 1955-2018

In memory of one of punk's most erudite voices

One of the most eloquent lyricists and musicians of his generation

Subculture Unsung: Daphne Oram

An early champion of British electronic music

Electronic music pioneer and co-founder of the Radiophonic Workshop

'I'm Outta Time'

The beginning of the end of an era

It's 10 years since Oasis released their penultimate single.

Alternative Xmas

Alternative anthems for the festive season

For when the novelty of Noddy Holder proclaiming it's Christmas starts to wear off.

The Style Council

Modernism: A New Decade

Ahead of its time with almost ten years between recording and release

Subculture Weekender: Milan

The best hang-outs in Northern Italy's big city

We take a trip to some of the places that give Milan its unique vibe

Kojey Radical

A Short Film by Dean Chalkley

A short film about one of the UK's most exciting young talents will be screened at the V&A museum

Horace Panter reimagines The Beano

Classic British comic gets punk pop-art makeover

The Specials bassist and artist paints Beano characters into iconic '60s pop-art paintings

25 Years of Nirvana Unplugged

An influence on both sides of the Atlantic

A global phenomenon at the time, we look at MTV's 1993 live recording


Another Music In A Different Kitchen & Love Bites

40 years of the Buzzcocks' seminal first two albums and anniversary editions

Goat Girl

SubcultureLive - 100 Club / Thurs 6th December

Goat Girl return to the 100 Club as headliners of a night of new music

Lost & Found: Birmingham

Birmingham's lost past & newly found venues

From Ronnie Scott's to The Hare & Hounds via Mothers and The Flapper

Goat Girl

'Udder Sounds EP'

Five re-imagined tracks from the band's acclaimed debut LP

Miles Kane

Glasgow, Manchester, Liverpool and London

Join us for a series of acoustic gigs at select Fred Perry shops

The Beatles

'White Album' at 50

Anniversary Editions include Esher Demo's and previously unreleased Session Recordings

Subculture Uncovered

The Five Bells, New Cross, London

One of the capital's best places to find contemporary youth counterculture

Subculture Unsung: Dan Treacy

One of the great British songwriters

Singer, songwriter and frontman for the highly influential Television Personalities

Fred Perry Coal Drops Yard

We open the doors of our brand new shop

The latest collections & collaborations in a truly unique space

The Specials - 'Encore'

New LP and 40th Anniversary Tour

The first new material from The Specials in 37 years

All Mod Cons

40 years of The Jam's third album

The Jam establish themselves as a political voice and a commercial success

Charles Bradley

The late soul singer's final album 'Black Velvet'

New release explores unreleased material from Charles Bradley's career


30 years of electronic innovation

Hip-hop, house and breakbeat crossover from the counterculture to the UK mainstream

Subculture Weekender: Munich

The best music hang-outs in Bavaria's state capital

We take a trip to some of the places that give Munich its unique vibe

Electric Ladyland at 50

Half a century of Hendrix

The third and final studio album by the Jimi Hendrix Experience

In Praise Of The Album

National Album Day

Why we should be celebrating the way they make our lives spin

National Album Day - 13.10.2018

Album Artwork Through The Ages

New event celebrates the album format as a work of art

Richard Ashcroft

'Natural Rebel'

Verve frontman's 5th solo album

All Our Tomorrows

Full Line Up Announced!

Full line up, running order and times

Amy Winehouse Foundation Gala

London, Thursday 11th October

Enter to be in with a chance of joining Fred Perry’s table at the annual charity ball

Strummer Calling

An exhibition of Joe Strummer’s personal archive

To celebrate the release of the ‘Joe Strummer 001’ compilation

White / Ice / Maroon

A Takeover At Ken's Café

We take over West Ham’s finest pre-match breakfast spot with colours taken from the Fred Perry Shirt

All Our Tomorrows

The 100 Club, London, Sunday 7th October

A new music one-dayer showcasing the best new and emerging artists in the UK

All Our Tomorrows

The 100 Club, London, Sunday 7th October

Twelve of the most innovative UK artists, Tickets on sale now


September 8th, Brixton, London

AFROPUNK returns to London as a week-long cultural event


Phillipa Margaret Brown

Phillipa Margaret Brown's masterfully timed electro pop-indie crossover LP

Primal Scream

Give Out But Don’t Give Up

The Original Memphis Recordings of nine Primal Scream songs

Subculture Uncovered

Whelan's, Dublin

One of Ireland's most loved music venues approaches its 30th year

The Kinks

'Are The Village Green Preservation Society' at 50

Anniversary release includes previously unreleased track

The Mighty Redcar

New BBC documentary series

Television series shines a light on an overlooked seaside town and its counterculture


Bands as football teams. Football teams as bands.

Exploring the inextricable link between music and football.

Sons Of Raphael

Debut EP

London duo release 'A Nation Of Bloodsuckers'

Black / Champagne / Champagne

Each colourway has its own story

Listen to the Spotify playlist


A time-capsule of unbelievable Fred Perry gear

Available to buy for one weekend only

Afropunk Brooklyn

Feel the music, free your mind

25th – 26th August Commodore Barry Park


We celebrate and look to the future

10 years of collaboration between Fred Perry & Raf Simons

Joe Strummer

Compilation of Joe Strummer outside The Clash

32 tracks and including 12 previously unreleased songs

Rough Trade Books

Exploring counter-culture in printed word & image

New publishing arm launches with 12 pamphlets by leading, writers, musicians & creatives


Alan McGee launches new 7" label

"...there’s a lot of good music around, and it feels like a good time to do it."

Brisbane Sound

10 bands from Brisbane you need to hear now

Emerging music in Australia's third biggest city

Stone Foundation

New album 'Everybody, Anyone'

All star contributions include Paul Weller, Mick Talbot and Steve White of The Style Council

The Public Image Is Rotten

A behind-the-scenes look at John Lydon and PiL

New documentary showing in cinemas in the UK

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