Underground Turbines: The story of The Windmill and the music it champions

Legendary Brixton venue The Windmill has a way of finding great new music. Isaac Everett finds out what makes it special.

Underground Turbines is a documentary about a music venue in South London called the Windmill. Located in the suburb of Brixton, the venue is known for hosting artists who perform left-of-field styles of music, and has jump-started the careers of multiple noteworthy groups. Isaac Everett showcases the ethos behind the establishment, the culture surrounding the Windmill, and how it was able to overcome the risk of closure due to the pandemic.

Note: The following documentary does not contain the music performed by the artists interviewed in this documentary due to licensing issues. The music incorporated into this documentary aims to reflect the style and artistry of the discussed artists.