The Five at Five: Dean Bryce
28 Apr 2022
From hidden-gems to places to people-watch, from bookshops to beauty spots – here is some inspiration, celebrating the independents in our local neighbourhoods around the world.
With a career spanning 21 years, the London-based entrepreneur started his career assisting the management for acts like MJ Cole and The Cinematic Orchestra. He then went on to work at Boiler Room as global head of music for a year, before launching his own venture, Don’t Sleep, in 2019.
“Luca is an understated restaurant that has some of the best Italian food in London.”
“In Brixton Village Market you’ll see people from all walks of life and it’s great for taking photos.”
“Academy Records in Brooklyn NY is a music lover's dream spot to hang out and pick up some rare or vintage records. During my last visit, I bought some great reggae, Pakistani dance music and Techno.”
“The One Wellness Farm is a yoga and wellness retreat in Jamaica – a special place to reset and catch up with yourself.”
“As well as the excellent customer service, Tokyo is an amazing city for food, records and clothes.”