Songs of London Town

Songs of London Town replaces street names with song names. The pastel coloured, hand-drawn basemap is overlaid with hundreds of song titles, each arranged over the street that it references. It’s rather a clever idea and allows for the creation of your own song-narrated self-guided tour of each central London neighborhood you happen to be in. The map covers the centre of the capital as well as decent part of the inner city – see the full map pic at the bottom of this post.

The reverse, or “B Side” of the map, contains further details on each song reference:

You can find the map at Present Indicative.

(If you like the style, also see Fictional London, which is also produced by Present Indicative, we we reviewed it recently.)

Thanks to Present Indicative for a review copy.


  1. Great map, thanks for sharing. I did also enjoy the fictional map! Regards, Alastair Majury

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