This list was updated on 19/01/2022 and has been established as the go to list for Open Mics across London UK since February 2013. Then the pandemic happened and it has since evolved but with the same aim to advertise various music based open music events across London. Contained are 56 weekly open mics, which covers every day of the week and 18 which occur on a specific day of the month. That is 74 open mics listed and most open music gigs start between 7 - 8 pm unless otherwise stated.  Please contact the venue or host directly if you require further information. Some open mics / jams you can turn up at and some will need you to pre-book slot in advance.
Open music gigs marked as status uncertain are ones I have only heard of their existence. Open Mics come and go frequently and you may need to contact the venue or the usual host to check if the open music event is running. If you know of any other open music events or open mic FB fan pages / websites, please send me a message via the contact page on this website.
For the latest information, you may want to follow the official Instagram account and YouTube account, which are both called London Open Mic and Music. Each account will have photos  / videos of the some of the venues I have visited, which I hope would provide an indication of what each open mic is like. I also post regular on my Facebook account called Louie London! - I also use the hashtag - #louielondonmedia - in most of the posts on these platforms if you would like to view more the photo and video work I have done.
------------ MONDAY --- 010 ---------------
Monday - Hope and Anchor - Brixton - Acoustify (Hosted by Mike Gill) - Restarting in Feb 2022 (TBC)
Monday - Three Wishes Edgware - Jan's Jam (Hosted by Andrew Heart)
Monday - The Bread and Roses in Clapham - Jack's Open Mic Club (Hosted by Jack Wilson)
Monday - Wallington Corner in Wallington near Carlshalton (Hosted by Chloe Ray)
Monday - Old Street Brewery in Bethnal Green
Monday - Copper Mill Pub - Walthamstow (near St James Overground Station)
Monday - The Silver Bullet Jazz Jam at the Night Owl opposite Finsbury Park Station (Hosted by Buky Leo)
Monday - The Queen Arms (SW8 3SS) - (Hosted by MC Romio and Tony Fotheringham)
Monday - The Junction in Brixton (SE5 9PA) - (Hosted by Sung Loh)
Monday - Prince Of Wales Feathers on Warren Street - (Hosted by Romeo Crow)
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Tuesday - The Magic Garden in Batttersea (Hosted by Carl Chamberlain)
Tuesday - Jazz Jam at the Mascara Bar in Stamford Hill (Hosted by Joe Armer)
Tuesday - The Oval Tavern in Croydon (CR0 6BR), The Songbird Open Mic Sessions (Hosted by Dave Sears)
Tuesday - Black Heath Folk Club at the British Oak (Check with venue for more info)
----------- WEDNESDAY --- 013 -----------
Wednesday - Old St Brewery in Hackney Wick
Wednesday - The Ram Jam Club - Kingston
Wednesday - The Red Lion - Isleworth (Hosted by Paul Eaton)
Wednesday - Cock and Bottle - Notting Hill - London Acoustic Club - (Hosted by Chris Greve)
Wednesday - The Elephant Head - Camden
Wednesday - The Library in Islington - Erin's Open Mic (Hosted by Eran Karniel)
Wednesday - The Horns - Watford
Wednesday - Kiss The Sky Bar - Crouch End - N8 8TD (Organised by Kashka Anthony Ray)
Wednesday - Prince of Wales Feathers on Warren Street - (Organised by UK Open Mic / Romeo Crow)
Wednesday - Cobden near Mornington Crescent Station on 20-30 Camden High Street (Hosted by Paul Danson)
Wednesday - Little Bread, Big Jame in the Victoria Park area (Hosted by Annie Dehaney-Steven)
Wednesday - Grizzly Bear in Sunbury - (Hosted by Anthony Pryde)
Wednesday - Ye Olde Monken Holt in Barnet - (Hosted by Paul Morea)
----------- THURSDAY--- 013 --------------
Thursday - The KPH in Ladbroke Grove - London Acoustic Club - (Hosted by Andy Jouan)
Thursday - The Joiners Arms - Camberwell
Thursday - The Swan - Hampton Wick (Hosted by Sam Scarrortt)
Thursday - Bishops Bar and Grill - Fulham - Acoustify (Hosted by Mike Gill)
Thursday - Escape Bar - Sheppard Bush (Hosted by Peyton Vega) - Every Wednesday from February 2022
Thursday - The Old Pack Horse - Chiswick - (Hosted by Stix Warner)
Thursday - Trader Vic’s in Hyde Park (Hosted by UK Open Mic)
Thursday - The Arsenal Tavern in Finsbury Park - Erin’s Open Mic (Hosted by Erin Karniel and Malloy Harpaz)
Thursday - Fambula Gardens at Hampstead Town Hall and is opposite Belsize Park Station
Thursday - Wishing Well in Watford - Marv's Marvellous Open Mic (Hosted by Martin Renshaw)
Thursday - The Horse and Groom - opposite South Wimbledon Tube Station (Hosted by Ben Henderson)
Thursday - George and the Dragon Jazz Jam in Acton Town (Hosted by Andrew MacKay)
Thursday - Ninth Life in Catford - (Hosted by Eliska Kubeckova)
--------------- FRIDAY --- 003 ---------------
Friday - Brave New World - Surbiton
Friday - Escape Bar - Dalston - near Dalston Kingsland Station (Hosted by Peyton Vega)
Friday - The Green in Shepherd Bush (Hosted by Gali Khan)
------------ SATURDAY --- 002 -------------
Saturday - Allsop Arms in Marylebone - (Organised by UK Open Mic / Romeo Crow)
Saturday - Hercules Pillars in Holborn near Covent Garden - (Organised by UK Open Mic / Romeo Crow)
--------------- SUNDAY --- 011 -------------

Sunday - White Horse - Richmond - (Hosted by Tony Bowen)
Sunday - The Hogarth - Teddington - Moth UK (Hosted by Ben Henderson)
Sunday - The Railway Tavern - Tulse Hill - Jack's Open Mic Club (Hosted by Jack Wilson)
Sunday - Brave New World - Surbiton
Sunday - Sindercombe Social - Shepherds Bush - (Hosted by Gali Khan)
Sunday - The Phoenix in Sunbury-on-Thames - (Hosted by Anthony Pryde)
Sunday - The Stage Door near Waterloo
Sunday - The Bucks Head in Camden - Erin’s Open Mic - (Hosted by Erin Karniel)
Sunday - The King's Head in Crouch End - (Hosted by Rose Tait)
Sunday - The Butchers Arms in High Barnet - Open Mic and Jam - (Hosted by Paul Morea)
Sunday - The Blues Kitchen in Camden - Open Jam Night

------ MONTHLY or SPECIFIC DAY OM LIST --- 018 -----
First Sunday of the Month - The Magpic and Crown Brentford
First Thursday of the Month - Kings Head in Chingford
First Tuesday of the Month - The Woodman in Southgate (N1 4BD) - (Hosted by That Blue Patch)
First Tuesday of the Month - Admiral Nelson (TW2 7BB) near Whitton Station - (Hosted by Elaine Samuels)
First and Third Thursday of the Month- Hawkins Forge - Clapham Junction 
First and Third Tuesday of the Month - North Nineteen  near Holloway Road 
First and Third Thursday of the Month - Babel Art House (Hosted by Onur Uz)
Second Thursday of the Month - The Little Green Dragon Ale House (N21 2AD) - Singers Open Mic - (Hosted by That Blues Patch)
Second and Fourth Thursday of the Month - The Ladbrooke Grove in Ladbrooke Grove - (Hosted by Chris Greve)
Second and Forth Thursday of the Month - The Guitar School in Bethnal Green
Second Friday of the Month - Belgian Brasseria near Merton Abbey Mills (SW19 2RD) - (Organised by Yvonne Cheng and Hosted by Joe Head)
Third Thursday of the Month - The Granville at the South Kilburn Trust (NW6 5HE) - (Hosted by Alexco and Marianna Zappi)
Third Thursday of the Month - Old Hall Tavern in Chingford
Third Sunday of the Month - Cross Lances in Hounslow Town Centre (Hosted by Elaine Samuels)
Four Thursday of the Month - Cricketers Pub on Woodford High Road
Last Sunday of the Month - Trinity Bar in Harrow near Harrow on the Hill Station (Hosted by Paul Hooker)
Last Thursday of the Month - Prince of Wales in Surbiton (Hosted by Will Lord)
Every Other Thursday - The Old Mill in Plumstead (Check with venue for more info)
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