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Described as a punk-rock blues and country techno situationist, crypto-Marxist-Lennist electro pop band, and famed for penning The Soprano's theme tune.
Formed in 2004 in Orlando, Florida by former members of Creed, Alter Bridge are made up of lead guitarist Mark Tremonti, bassist Brian Marshall, drummer Scott Philips and lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Myles Kennedy, formerly of The Mayfield Four.
Five guys from Down Under have mastered Pink Floyd's whole sound and reproduce it with perfect covers of all the hits.
Having sold over 4 million tickets in 35 countries, The Australian Pink Floyd Show is hailed as one of the leading concert performances currently operating and have generated their own legacy and heritage. Forming in 1988 The Australian Pink Floyd Show have constantly been evolving and honing what they do. Their last tour celebrated 40 years since the release of the landmark Pink Floyd album ?Wish You Were Here' as well featuring tracks from the iconic ?The Dark Side Of The Moon' and ?The Division Bell' albums. The 2016 concerts will offer a true homage to Pink Floyd to capture and convey the spirit as well as the sound alongside jaw-dropping staging resulting in a show that is simply The Best Of The Best.
Bad Company burst onto the rock ?n' roll scene in 1973, and was immediately dubbed a super-group by fans and press alike, as its members all came from very successful popular bands: Free (Rodgers and Kirke), Mott The Hoople (Ralphs) and King Crimson (Burrell). They continue to live up to that hype and are one of the strongest successful touring bands today.
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London four-piece Bastille release their hugely anticipated second album, 'Wild World' on 9th September. The album follows the band's global four million selling, multi-platinum debut, Bad Blood.
"Dropping into a viper pit in Panama's Camino Reale, negotiating a piranha-infested river, battling extreme conditions in frozen Siberia, eating sheep's eyeballs ..." survival expert, adventurer and presenter.
A mind-blowing live action and adventure show designed and hosted by Bear Grylls alongside a cast of expert aerial artists and stunt crew, Endeavour: Your Adventure Awaits will take the audience on a hair-raising, immersive, theatrical expedition across the globe using state of the art video mapping technology and stunning special effects. Celebrating some of the greatest feats of courage, endurance and endeavour through the ages, fans will witness the heroism and adventure that have shaped our world.
Ben Portsmouth and the Taking Care of Elvis Band returns to Henley, following two brilliant sell-out performances last year. Ben looks like Elvis, sings like Elvis and has an on-stage charisma that has audiences believing they are watching the King himself. In 2012 Ben was crowned the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist in Memphis, the only artist from outside the USA ever to win this prestigious title. This achievement led to global success and Ben now headlines concerts all over the world with his phenomenal Elvis tribute show.
Candlelit Christmas marks the pair's sixth tour together since their first tour Anthems in 2011, which followed the release of their first album of the same name. The tour will feature new songs from the forthcoming second album Anthems II which the pair have been working on for the last year. Earlier this year Ellis and May toured Italy and Europe with their One Voice tour.
Still playing to packed-out venues the world over, the legendary punk band will be showcasing their latest stuff alongside classic punk tunes, including New Rose, Love Song, Smash It Up and I Just Can’t Be Happy Today (as well as their hit cover of Eloise). In their latest album, So, Who’s Paranoid?, The Damned still display, after 32 years, their trademark brand of dark melodic irony, blended with caustic political satire - perhaps more relevant now than ever. Headed by classic band members Dave Vanian and Captain Sensible, along with Monty Oxy Moron, Pinch and Stu West, The Damned have lost none of their energy, music; melody and lyrical diversity combined in an intoxicating potion that stirs the blood and sets the pulse racing.
When a theatre is 'dark' it means that it is closed. This may be temporary, e.g. between shows, or it may be semi-permanent, e.g. when it is closed for refurbishment (sometimes it is uncertain when this happens whether it will actually open again) and sometimes it means that the theatre is completely out to action, lost or gone!
Following on from Bad Vibrations, their latest album. Taking things back to basics, the five-piece gathered in The Room Studio and worked with producers Jason Livermore and Bill Stevenson.
Oasis tribute band.
Since The Divine Comedy's inception in 1989, Neil Hannon has time and again proved to be one of the UK's best and most original songwriters. New album 'Foreverland' exemplifies this, with references to everything from Catherine The Great to the French Foreign Legion. Neil says of the new record, 'it's about meeting your soul mate and living happily ever after... and then what comes after happily ever after. Get ready for the most historically inaccurate hit of the summer'.
With their eagerly anticipated eleventh album ?Foreverland' due for release September 2nd, The Divine Comedy have announced 18 UK & Irish dates (alongside a full European tour) this October and early in 2017.
Entitled Stripped Back, this will see Elaine Paige perform, accompanied by a small group of musicians, her favourite tracks from an array of contemporary songwriters.
Live on Screen. The Million selling album with other Elvis favourites comes to the stage.
Motown's undisputed Emperors of Soul. The Four Tops' groundbreaking sound includes soul, R&B, disco, doo-woop and jazz influences; they strongly contributed to define the Motown sound. Their hits include I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch) and 1966 number one Reach Out (I'll Be There). The line-up for the tour includes original member Duke Fakir plus Ronnie McNeir, Lawrence Payton and Harold 'Spike' Bonhart. The Temptations were the first Motown band to win a Grammy Award in 1969 with Cloud Nine; they won 3 in total, plus the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013, tribute to a career that helped shape Soul and R&B music as we know it. Amongst their classics are My Girl and Papa Was a Rolling Stone. The current line-up is made up of original member Otis Williams, Ron Tyson, Terry Weeks, Joe Herndon and Bruce Williamson.
Family enterprise Tavares - Cape-Verdean brothers Antone "Chubby", Feliciano "Butch", Perry Lee "Tiny" and Ralph - found fame in the 70s with their R&B/funk/soul formula. In 1975 they released Top 40 pop album In The City, with single It Only Takes a minute topping the R&B chart and earning them a support slot with the Jackson 5. Tavares won a Grammy for their work on the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack. They will bring to the arena more golden hits including More Than A Woman, Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel and Don't Take Away The Music.
The Goo Goo Dolls are an American rock band formed in 1986.
England's greatest ever spin bowler is heading out on a UK theatre tour with none other than cricket's best loved commentator, Henry Blofeld. Who better to discuss the trials and tribulations of Swanny's illustrious career than the man who commentated on it every step of the way, and who better for Henry to pass on his pearls of wisdom to after 40 years in the TMS commentary box. Expect the sprinkler, expect red trousers, and expect to be laughing, but keep your wits about you as you might be called upon to join the gents on stage.
British artist-producer Jack Garratt could not have wished for a better start to 2016 - winning both the Brits Critics' Choice Award, the BBC Sound of 2016 poll and releasing his acclaimed debut album Phase.
The London-born singer.
In support of Jamie T's third album, Carry On The Grudge.
The band have unveiled the second music video from their highly anticipated fifth album, Ash & Ice. Heart Of A Dog premi?red on the Coachella festival live stream immediately before the band's blistering energetic performance on the Friday evening.
Fasten your seat-belt as the Lady Boys of Bangkok take off, soaring to new heights as they cruise the stratosphere of cabaret party entertainment with their spectacul production.
The biggest pop sensation of the 1970s invites you to take a trip back in time for an evening of hit songs and teenage memories. Les McKeown was the original voice on every Bay City Rollers hit worldwide and now he will be joined by his fellow Bay City Rollers to relive the songs and excitement that sold over 300 million albums worldwide. The Bay City Rollers enjoyed five years of unprecedented success when they dominated the pop music charts across the globe with number one hit singles in over 40 countries, filling the biggest stadia wherever they went. Their first two albums, Rollin' and Once Upon A Star, stayed in the UK album charts for 99 weeks between 1974 and 1976 by which time the group were also consistently in the US top ten with songs such as Saturday Night, their first US number one I Only Wanna Be With You and Rock and Roll Love Letter.
The ?ROLLERMANIA 2016 promises to be a unique voyage back to the 1970s, when Les and his Legendary band ruled the world's pop charts and The Bay City Rollers' music became the soundtrack for a generation of teenagers. Les brings back the all the thrill and excitement of Rollermania, performing all the original hits including Bye Bye Baby, Shang-a-Lang, Remember, Summerlove Sensation and Give A Little Love plus many many more as well as introducing new songs from the upcoming new Bay City Rollers album. The current Legendary Bay City Rollers bring a new energy to all the classic hits.
As exciting as their new material is, Levellers' illustrious career speaks for itself. After almost 25 years of effortless musicality, incisive songwriting, and a passionate, dedicated approach, they have notched up 6 gold albums and 21 charting singles.
Lloyd Cole has been respected as one of the country's best songwriter. Classic tracks such as Perfect Skin, Forest Fire, Brand New Friend and Lost Weekend are testimony to that.
The smash hit show returns authentically recreating the sublime harmonies, slick moves, stylish looks and legendary musicianship that were the making of Motown.
Baby Love - 50 Years of No1 UK Hits Tour. Featuring more chart toppers than ever before, with the music of the Four Tops, Supremes, Temptations, Jackson 5, Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross and Lionel Richie, the show marks the official arrival of Motown style, sophistication and musical brilliance to these shores.
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In 1969, Melanie starred at Woodstock. Her 19 hit singles from the late 60s and early 70s - such as What Have They Done to my Song, Ma?, Lay Down (Candles in the Rain), and Brand New Key - capture an unforgettable era perfectly.
Michael Ball is a dynamic star of the West End and Broadway, multi-platinum recording artist, charismatic radio and television presenter and one of the UK's top live concert artists.
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Singer, actress and composer with a string of hits, chart and stage, in French and English, to her name perhaps most famously "Downtown" (1965) and "Don't Sleep in the Subway" (1967).
With a string of hits, that include 'Without You I'm Nothing' and 'Twentieth Century Boy', Placebo's meteoric rise to fame has taken only a short time. They create a sound that is nakedly confessional and spiked with a powerful emotional edge.
Brian Cox is perhaps the world's foremost communicator of all things scientific. His innate ability to make highly complex matters enormously entertaining and easy to contemplate has made his science television shows ground breaking in their audience reach and accessibility.
The show will take audiences on a dazzling journey through space and time, delving into ?high science' and freewheeling on the edges of the known cosmos. Whether an avid science reader or a total novice, Professor Brian Cox Live will test the limits of our knowledge and make highly complex ideas accessible to all. Always captivating, continually surprising and forever pushing the boundaries, Professor Brian Cox takes science to a new dimension in this new stage show. Get up close and personal with the man himself with an interview hosted by his The Infinite Monkey Cage co-host Robin Ince.
An Indian film composer, record producer, musician and singer.
Debut single 'Down With The Trumpets' sold over 250,000 copies and was in the Top 10 for a month. A mix of hip hop and pop.
The legendary singer.
From Maggie May to Sailing, Da Ya Think I'm Sexy and When I need You, Rod Stewart has released some of the biggest songs of all time. Now, he's back with his twenty-ninth album, Another Country, and a tour of the UK for summer 2016.
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The quartet from Tuam, County Galway, owe much to Waterboys' lead singer Mike Scott. He saw them perform in Ireland in the late 1980s and immediately asked them to support the Waterboys in the UK. The Saw Doctors have not looked back since. Their live show is an exciting blend of Irish roots and folk, rock and popular music.
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox will takeover the Roundhouse on Friday 11 March 2016.
Set in a state-of-the-art reproduction of the iconic Abbey Road Studio 2, The Sessions will stage breath-taking, musically spectacular new live renditions of the timeless albums recorded there by The Beatles, to take us on a joyous, thrilling, historically authentic voyage through the events that shaped popular music history. Inspired by Here, There and Everywhere, the memoir of the show's Creative Consultant and Grammy-winning former Abbey Road sound engineer Geoff Emerick, The Sessions will be the closest an audience can get to experiencing The Beatles live and at the height of their glory.
British singer-songwriter. Released his debut EP, "Songs from Another Love", in 2012 and won the BRITs Critics' Choice Award in 2013 the same year that his debut studio album, "Long Way Down", was issued. Winner of a 2014 Ivor Novello Award (songwriter of the year).
Glaswegian heavy rock.
Reggae band originally from Birmingham.
What is Varekai? Deep within a forest, at the summit of a volcano, exists an extraordinary world - a world where something else is possible. A world called Varekai. From the sky falls a solitary young man and the story of Varekai begins. Parachuted into the shadows of a magical forest, a kaleidoscopic world populated by fantastical creatures, this young man sets off on an adventure both absurd and extraordinary. On this day at the edge of time, in this place of all possibilities, begins an inspired incantation to life rediscovered.
The critically-acclaimed show, updated and featuring new acts yet to be seen in the UK.
The artist behind the music of Ally McBeal.