The Night Owl
Written by iLive UK on July 1, 2021
The Night Owl is coming to Finsbury Park
Your new favourite eatery, music venue and late night bar with plenty of heart and
a whole lotta SOUL.
The Night Owl Finsbury Park will be swinging open its doors for the first time this summer, ready to rub shoulders with some of the most legendary venues of North London!
It’s flagship venue, The Night Owl Birmingham opened up back in 2015, as a place for all things Northern Soul and Motown. Since then the club has blossomed, playing host to nights showcasing the best retro music ranging from 90s Britpop & Indie to Reggae, Ska & Roots along with plenty of fantastic live bands and musicians.
Officially launching on the 3rd of July 2021, The Night Owl will be kicking off with a fantastic opening weekend
- The Flirtations Live at The Night Owl – 3rd July 2021 – The first live music event at The Night Owl Finsbury Park will see 60s soul sensations, The Flirtations grace the stage, performing tunes from their extensive back catalogue including their 1968 hit ‘Nothing But A Heartache’.
- Dig? With Eddie Piller & Friends – 3rd July 2021 – Dig? is one of The Night Owl’s best-loved nights, soundtracking a night of serious shape cutting with the best soul, mod, rock, 60s & 70s and beyond. Special guests DJ for its first outing in Finsbury Park are Eddie Piller of Acid Jazz records and Modcast and Lucienne Cole of Crawdaddy!
- Reggae Cookout – Sunday 4th July 2021 – A cool and calm end to the weekend, Reggae Cookout will feature classic ska and reggae selected by the original Silver Bullet reggae kings – The Tighten Up Crew and Rhoda Dakar (The Body Snatchers/The Specials) and Caribbean food from Mistah Brown’s plus rum punch and good music all afternoon!
“We are really excited to be launching our new venue right here in Finsbury Park. We are delighted with our opening weekend line up and can’t wait to welcome international soul sensations The Flirtations, mod legend Eddie Piller and old Silver Bullet faves the “Tighten Up Crew” amongst many others. We pride ourselves on bringing an eclectic and diverse programme of events and can’t wait to become a long-term member of the amazing community here in the N4. We hope the locals love it as much as us!’’ – Mazzy Snape, Promoter
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