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7th September | Warren Schoenbright, Riotmiloo, Metalogue

A beautiful medley of noise, industrial, post-punk and electronic sounds at The Black Heart in Camden.

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25th August | Norwood & Brixton Foodbank fundraiser w/ Treasure Of Woe, Carl White, Apocalypse Jazz Unit

London promoters Wrongpop and Chaos Theory have gotten together for a one-off special event to raise money for Norwood & Brixton Foodbank.

Tickets at £5

100% of ticket sales go to the charity.

Some of the best new underground bands out there have agreed to bring you their sounds for this excellent cause, so it’ll be a phenomenal evening with extra positive vibes.

Facemelter: Sudden Burst of Colour

6th July | The Facemelter: A Sudden Burst Of Colour, a-tota-so, Theo

Get a taste of some of the freshest sounds from the post-rock, post-punk and math rock scenes, with three projects fusing familiar sounds in new ways at The Black Heart in Camden.

Chaos Theory’s Best Of 2017

Seb, Chris, Dorota and Kunal listed their top five gigs and top five albums of the year. Here they are…

Chaos Theory Radio Show 24/10/17

Another podcast of the Chaos Theory radio show on 199radio, first broadcast on Tuesday 24th October 2017.

This time Kunal is joined by special guests Sara Tibbers and Chris Parker, who organise gigs and manage the bar at legendary metal pub The Dev.

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Chaos Theory DJ set after Elephant Tree, Old Man Lizard and Sky:Lark

The Dev presents: ✞ Elephant Tree -Rock/Blues/Doom/Stoner with a garnish of parsley from London. https://www.facebook.com/elephanttreeband/ + ✞ Old Man Lizard -Stoner- noir/ Country- sludge from Sudbury, Suffolk. https://www.facebook.com/oldmanlizard/ + ✞ Sky:Lark! -Noise Rock and Roll from Margate + Bridgnorth. + Kunal Singhal from CHAOS THEORY DJing in between and afterwards! Live music from 7PM till 10:30PM Bar open till midnight ✞✞✞ FREE ENTRY ✞✞✞

Chad Murray enters the coven of the Space Witch

I have to admit that I’d never heard of Space Witch before seeing that they were playing a show with Chaos Theory; they’re very fucking good. I wouldn’t completely lock them into the doom metal bracket but, if you’ve not heard them, they’re definitely very, very bong-friendly.

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6th October | The Facemelter: Thumpermonkey ‘Electricity’ EP launch, The Fierce & The Dead, Ham Legion

The merry band of loony prog heroes that is Thumpermonkey returns to greet us with a brand new EP at The Black Heart, and we welcome them with open arms! Joined by internationally acclaimed prog legends The Fierce & The Dead, and Brighton-based newcomers Ham Legion.

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4th August | The Facemelter: Zolle, Memory Of Elephants, Black Shape

Incredible mathy punky jazzy noisey goodness brought to our ears from the recesses of Italy, Bristol and London to The Black Heart in Camden.

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7th July | The Facemelter: KHOST (album launch), Harrowed, VOID

A night of dark, industrial, hardcore and experimental metal, tipping us over the edge into unfathomable grimness at The Black Heart in Camden.

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5th May | The Facemelter: Lost In The Riots, Los Padres, Codices

Joyous math rock meets seamless prog at The Black Heart in Camden.

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7th April | The Facemelter: Flies Are Spies From Hell, A-Sun Amissa, Only Echoes Remain

This month The Facemelter features some truly brilliant veterans of post-rock, drone and ambient sounds, with new and seasoned projects alike. At The Black Heart in Camden as usual.

A history of DVNE

We asked Victor of DVNE if he would be able to tell us a little bit about their history, tech or influences ahead of their headline show at The Facemelter in Camden this Friday, and he sent us all of it!

Reading about their unusual collection of influences makes us think that the new album is going to be something pretty special…

5th August | The Facemelter: Massacres, DKH, Captive

This month we get to go wild to a bunch of new hardcore, punk and metal bands.

3rd June | The Facemelter: HAG, The Guts, We Wild Blood

A hearty feast of live sludge, hardcore, noise and math metal from projects old and new at The Black Heart in Camden.