Located in the 300 year old crypt of St. Giles Church, Jazz at the Crypt offers live jazz every friday.
St. Giles Centre, 81 Camberwell Church Street, London, SE5 8RB
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London has lamentably few good Jazz venues compared to most world cities. More than any other musical form, the right atmosphere is utterly crucial to appreciating great Jazz. One of the best places to listen to Jazz is underground! Add to this the fact that no-one who just want to be 'seen' in a Jazz club is likely to trek beyond Camden or Soho to do so, and this makes The Crypt a shining...more
The Crypt, hands down, is probably one of the best jazz clubs in London. While other more famous places seem intent on sullying the good name of jazz, the Crypt offers a good "stripped to basics" experience that I think most would enjoy.
Having been set up by a church minister with a strong fondness for Jazz, the Crypt resides in the basement of a church. Of course, the classic smoky...more
Even if you don't like jazz, you'll appreciate the Crypt. It's one of my favourite places to go to, and introduce to others.
Deep underneath the gothic St Giles church, whose steeple towers over bustling Camberwell, is JazzLive, every Friday night in the church's crypt.
Wooden tables and pews are grouped around a corner stage where jazz bands from around the world perform. The space is like...more