Hackney Bridge


Welcome to Nico’s at Hackney Bridge – your new late-night destination, open until the early hours every Friday and Saturday.

Set within our mid-century inspired space, Nico’s offers live music and DJ sets alongside its own private terrace.

Friday nights are all about global talent, with musicians from far and wide taking the stage. Saturdays champion homegrown artists, serving up DJs from East London and beyond spinning the best in jazz, funk, and soul.

Winter opening times:

Friday 5pm-1am

Saturday 5pm-1am

Please see below for upcoming events. Please note, all events – unless stated otherwise – are free to attend.

Afro Jazz Grooves with Phil Dawson Trio

When: Friday 29th March

Time: Music starts at 7:30pm

Around The World with Nico celebrates the best in music from all corners of the globe, with a beautiful range of artists performing against a backdrop of Hackney Wick and the Olympic Park.

On 29th March, Phil Dawson Trio will play a heady blend of African, Brazilian, Jazz and Funk.

Casa BACARDÍ on Tour

When: Sunday 31st March

Time: 4pm – 11pm

BACARDÍ Rum is bringing back Casa BACARDÍ on Tour, a spin-off of the brand’s iconic festival stage, bringing a lineup of the country’s hottest artists and DJs to music venues across the UK. Back with another one, trying to set pace for the Spring, we present to you – BACARDI On Tour (curated by SNXWDEN) at Nico’s Hackney Bridge, 31st March 2024.

Sounds on the day will be provided by: ROSEY GOLD, CVSS, MASTAQUE, REMIXIA, SHAUN SKY and SNXWDEN The Soundboard for this one is #SoundsOfTheDiaspora, with DJs running the best in Afrobeats, Amapiano, Dancehall and edits.

Tickets from £7. Purchase here

Rock N Roll-Infused 1930's Jazz with The Blue Bottle Club (DJ set by Five Points ft Soul Intel)

When: Friday 5th March

Time: Music starts at 7:30pm

On 5th April, we welcome The Blue Bottle Club –  a collective of some London’s finest Jazz players, led by Rum Buffalo frontman Jake Alexander Stevens. Performing a mix of old-time jazz and tango injected with high-energy rhythm and blues.

Following The Blue Bottle Club, Five Points ft Soul Intel will take to the decks spinning infectious mixes that blend soul, funk, world grooves, and hip-hop.

Soul-Infused Jazz with SAHRA & Friends (DJ Set by Tea)

When: Friday 12th March

Time: Music starts at 7:30pm

On 12th April, SAHRA will take to the Nico’s stage. Born in Berlin to German/Somali parents SAHRA’s songwriting has always reflected the environment in which she was raised exploring the beauty in love, loss, identity, anger and hope in a way that captivates audiences.

A DJ set by Tea will follow SAHRA’s performance. Tea is a London-based selector who weaves a musical pick & mix across genres from reggae & rocksteady, to cumbia, soul & more.

A Night of Latin Fusion with S.O.L. (DJ Set by Marley)

When: Friday 19th March

Time: Music starts at 7:30pm

Get ready for a night of Latin fusion on 19th April with S.O.L. S.O.L are an exciting London-based musical and composition collective figure-headed by some of the city’s finest musical talent. Their energetic style is influenced by music from Latin America, Blues, Soul and hip-hop.

Following S.O.L.’s performance Marley will take to the decks until late. Spanning genres such as Brazilian, Funk, Disco, Afrobeat and Soulful House she loves to bring sounds from around the world that will be sure to keep the dancefloor moving.

An Evening of Jazz with Bukky Leo (DJ Set by Geoglitch)

When: Friday 26th March

Time: Music starts at 7:30pm

On 26th April, Bukky Leo will perform an evening of afro-centric grooves.

Keeping the party going into the early hours, Geoglitch will be merging together sounds of the world – think psychedelic funk, disco and jazzy house.


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