Kilburn is an area of north-west London, England, which is divided between three London Boroughs. Most of Kilburn is in Brent or Camden, but a small area is in Westminster. The main thouroughfare running northwest-southeast is called Kilburn High Road.
The area is famous for being one of the most multi-cultural areas of London. Kilburn has the highest Irish population of any London area, as well as a large Afro-Caribbean contingent. There are also people from Indian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi and Somali backgrounds.
There are three railway stations on Kilburn High Road. Kilburn Tube Station, Kilburn Park Tube Station, and Kilburn High Road Station (overground)
Kilburn has a number of landmark buildings on its main road. There is the Gaumont State Cinema, The Tricycle Theatre and St. Augustine's church, with its Gothic Spire dominating the Kilburn skyline.
Ian Dury (of Ian Dury and the Blockheads fame) named his first band "Kilburn and the High Roads." The band Flogging Molly did a song called "Kilburn High Road" also.Kilburn High Road, London