Alex Irons

Alex Irons joins Zone 1 Radio to bring you the best London gig guide in town. Covering the best live music venues, new music and bands. Alex has been working in radio for over 5 years focusing live music in London. 


New show, new presenter. Zone One Radio welcomes #AlexIrons to the team. Alex will be showcasing bands, venues and the live music scene if London. He starts his first show by looking back at this years festival season as it draws to a close and a look at some gigs coming up in the capital. Music from #Kasabain, Zone 1 favourites #CatfishAndTheBottlemen and #Lewisham band #Charmpit

Running Order

You're In Love With A Pyscho -#Kasabian

Headlined Reading Festival on the friday night, with the front man having been in hospital earlier that week - rumour was spreading around that they had appartantly cancelled.

Sophomore - #Honeylung

Headlined the BBC Introducing Stage on their first ever Reading Festival appearence. Heading out on tour with Citizen in October.

Buck Rogers - #Feeder

Headlined this year's #CamdenRocksFestival which took place in 25 venues across #CamdenTown back at the beginning of June and featured over 250 artists.~

One Foot In The Club - #Massmatiks

Their brand new single, also played Camden Rocks Festival back in June. Playing in London at Hoxton Bar and Kitchen on the 22nd September and if you miss them there, they'll be at Tunnel 267 in Wimbledon on the 1st October.

Twice - #CatfishAndTheBottlemen

Headlined this year's and the first ever Community Festival which took place at Finsbury Park at the end of June.

Vitamin C - #CleanCutKid

Headlined the N4 Stage at this year's Community Fest - heading out on tour in October - more information at

Bad Behavior - #TheMaine

Since releasing their new album Lovely Little Lonely on April 7th 2017, The Maine has been celebrating it’s release and their ten years as a band the only way that they know how - by touring nonstop. The Maine was in London for a sold out one-off show in support of the album release this past spring.

Surrender - #Keels

Cinematic Pop Rock from London - playing a home town show at the #CamdenAssembly(formerly the Camden Barfly) tomorrow (the 15th) - you can get your tickets now at or you can pick them up on the door for £6.50.

Feel - Someone/Anyone

We travel over to Notting Hill Arts Club for Someone/Anyone's headline set on the 20th September, supported by Dom Kent & DJ Katya. Five Piece from Brighton.

Shelf Life - #Chapter And Verse

Alt Rockers from London, playing a free show at Birthday's in Dalston this Sunday as part of their UK tour with heavy rockers 'Wars'.

Free The Burbs - #Charmpit

Headlining a free show at the Old Blue Last next Thursday. They're a "femme punk" band from Lewisham. Debut EP "Jelly" is out now and available on bandcamp.