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This Is Not This Heat bow out in May

After reuniting under their modified name three years ago, This Heat’s two surviving members will play their final show together in South London

This Is Not This Heat will perform for the last time on 25 May at South London Deptford’s The Albany. “Moving forward has always been deep inside the music and we need to resolve that contradiction. Now,” remarks drummer Charles Hayward, who originally reunited with his fellow This Heat member, guitarist Charles Bullen, under their modified name for a two night residency at Cafe Oto. Both nights sold out within hours of tickets going on sale. “To play our final London gig at the Albany feels right,” adds Hayward. “This Heat played Rock Against Racism gigs at the old building and we look forward to returning to South London and a vibrant community of resistance and creativity.”

This Is Not This Heat will perform at The Albany on 25 May.