It’s brass monkeys out there – but how better to keep warm than by getting yourself along to a gig and discovering some awesome new bands. Here’s our pick of November events around the UK (and, just because we are so happy that we are still linked to them for now, Europe!)

1 – London: Nun Habit and Slugs at the Victoria, Dalston

1 – Nottingham: Hellebore Present Hurtling & Clonk

2 – London: Solidarity Not Silence Benefit
@ DIY Space
Resist Psychic Death presents… A night of excellent punk rock party queer grrrl bands raising money for Solidarity Not Silence . With: Screaming Toenail, Ms. Mohammed, Charismatic Megafauna, BYENARY, I, Doris. LOUD WOMEN merch will be on sale with all money going to SNS. There’s also a solidarity ticket option for those who are able to make an extra donation to Solidarity Not Silence ♥

6 – London: BERRIES EP Launch Live at Colours, Hoxton. London.

7 – Cardiff: Elen Mai Wyn-Jones Exhibition. With Trigger Warning and the Safe Spaces, Efa Supertramp, Shrouk El-Attar’s Dancing Queer الراقصة المثلية شروق العطار, Glittasphyxia, Beth Sal Greenhalgh, William Dean Ford, Little Eris, Laz Lazarus + more. Cardiff.

8 – London: Get In Her Ears w/ Special Secret Headliner! @ The Finsbury. (Psst it’s a band we love v much, save the date …)

9–10 Belgium: GIRLS GO BOOM (mani)FEST. A music conference for the rest of us! With talks about women in music and arts, and performances by LW favourites: Peach Club from Norwaich and Miss Eaves from New York plus Dutch BRORLAB and Sovay

9 – Staines: Girl in the Garden, Riviera Kid, Ġenn, and I Doris at the London Stone.

10 – London: The Raincoats at EartH – 40th anniversary celebration

13 – Leeds: Suggested Friends / Animal Byproducts / Rebecca Radical

14 – London: Rock Against Violence. With GIRLI, Average Sex, Indian Queens, PETSEMATARY

15 – London: ILL w/ LibraLibra + Therapy Room – Free Entry

15 – London: Sexquisite (feature coming soon … watch this space!)

23 – London: Safe Gigs For Women X #genesisters – live music + movie

24 – Canterbury: Healthy Junkies/ Tokyo Taboo/ Yur Mum/ Polly Pikpocketz/I, Doris/Girls Like Us

30 – London: Brix & The Extricated live at The Lexington, London

30 – Leeds: Pet Crow / Nervous Twitch / Boarder