City Showcase Music Festival, running this year from 4th - 8th June is a week of free events aimed at helping London's undiscovered talent and helping new groups to promote themselves.

There will be daytime gigs in a variety of shops on Carnaby and Regent Street including Animal, Fopp, Ben Sherman and Virgin Megastore. While there are also chances for the bands to play in established venues like The Fly, The Social and The Metro Club with top DJs like John Kennedy and Ras Kwame getting the shows underway.

Performers this year include BC Camplight, Electric City, Union of Knives, Gallows and more.

As well as this there will be a number of workshops and drop-in sessions for hopeful new artists hoping to find a break. Find the full schedule here