Daniel Binns is a senior reporter for The Waltham Forest Guardian.
He was previously a reporter for the Epping Forest Guardian and the Wanstead and Woodford Guardian. He still writes for both publications occasionally.
He also writes the Guardian's music column 'Sound Advice' which is published in all three editions of the Guardian series.
Posted at 5:38pm Tuesday 6th November 2012
SET on Sail headline an unsigned band night at Winters Bar in Chingford Mount Road, Chingford, this Friday (November 9).
Posted at 3:54pm Tuesday 30th October 2012
A MUSIC festival in support of an under-threat pub was so well attended this week it almost ran out of beer.
Posted at 4:40pm Wednesday 17th October 2012
LOUGHTON Folk Club celebrates its second birthday on Thursday (October 18) with the launch of its own charity CD.
Posted at 3:49pm Tuesday 9th October 2012
STEPHEN Tyler (no, not the one from Aerosmith) is headlining Loughton Folk Club this Thursday (October 11).
Posted at 9:30am Wednesday 3rd October 2012
New Roots finalist of 2010 Chris Ricketts plays Waltham Abbey Folk Club this Monday night (October 8).
Posted at 10:03am Wednesday 5th September 2012
CHICAGO-raised bluesy rock 'n' roll band The Black Oil Brothers play the Birkbeck Tavern in Leytonstone on Saturday night (September 8).
Posted at 10:28am Wednesday 29th August 2012
CONGRATULATIONS to South Woodford / Leyton band The Skints who played two packed shows to thousands of people at Reading and Leeds Festival at the weekend.
Posted at 12:00pm Tuesday 14th August 2012
The Broadoak Bluegrass Band is doing a fund-raising gig for Cancer Research UK at Loughton Folk Club this Thursday (August 16).
Posted at 5:13pm Tuesday 24th July 2012
APPARENTLY there's some kind of sporting event going on in east London over the next few weeks - but fear not!
Posted at 5:43pm Tuesday 10th July 2012
THE Leytonstone Festival kicks off this week and there's a mouth-watering platter of live music on offer.
Posted at 3:41pm Tuesday 3rd July 2012
VIPER Central play the Birkbeck Tavern in Langthorne Road, Leytonstone, next Wednesday (July 11).
Posted at 9:53am Wednesday 27th June 2012
Four-piece Mistaken Identity, who perform a varied selection of mainly acapella four-part harmonies, play Loughton Folk Club on Thursday (June 28).