ART OF THE BRICK – DC HEROES
On now until 4 Sep – South Bank
A brand new exhibition inspired by the world’s most popular and enduring super heroes and villains. The Art of the Brick: DC Super Heroes includes over 120 large scale exhibits made from over 2 million LEGO® bricks, all displayed in a purpose built space on London’s South Bank, just minutes from Waterloo Station.
FRIENDS FEST – THE ULTIMATE FRIENDS FAN EXPERIENCE
15 to 24 Sep – Clissold Park
Following last year’s sell out tour, global award winning ‘Comedy Central UK’s Friends Fest’ returns in partnership with The Luna Cinema. The 2017 tour will not only treat fans to the best of the fest from previous years, including Monica’s apartment, Central Perk, Monica’s Moon-Dance Diner, Ross and Rachel’s Vegas Wedding Chapel but this time fans can visit a full scale set of Joey and Chandler’s apartment complete with corridor leading to Monica’s apartment.
SGT PEPPER’S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND PERFORMED LIVE IN IT’S ENTIRETY
Oct – London Palladium
‘Come and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the most iconic of albums!’ Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the release of the ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ album, RAIN: A Tribute To The Beatles comes to the London Palladium in October 2017 for 7 very special performances.
AN EVENING WITH JANE FONDA
15 Oct – Savoy Theatre
Join the legendary movie star, Jane Fonda, for an intimate evening to celebrate her illustrious career. Film actress, campaigner, writer, fitness guru and fashion model. Winning two Academy awards and a BAFTA. Contact us for tickets options.
19 & 20 Oct – Billingsgate Market
The London Bierfest has established itself as one of the must-attend events on the social calendar. If you’re partial to a sing-a-long you will enjoy the live music on the day. It kicks off with a traditional Oompah band and roaming entertainers such as fire-eaters and traditional German strongmen!
JAWS IN CONCERT
21 Oct – Royal Albert Hall
As part of the Hall’s Festival of Film, experience Steven Spielberg’s original summer blockbuster, accompanied by a live orchestral performance of the film’s iconic score.
23 Oct – Royal Albert Hall
Enjoy iconic moments from Walt Disney’s Fantasia on the big screen, with live accompaniment from the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra – the perfect half term treat!
EFG LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL 2017
10 to 19 Nov – The Southbank Centre
The EFG London Jazz Festival is renowned for showcasing an eclectic mix of talented musicians from around the world. One of the UK’s landmark musical celebrations, the festival has long been acclaimed for its bold programmes featuring world-class artists and emerging stars, tailored to audiences both new and old.
THE LEGEND OF ZELDA
21 Nov – Eventim Apollo
The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses features a new piece from the newly released Breath of the Wild, an all-new movement from Skyward Sword, an updated overture.
DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
9 Dec – Royal Albert Hall
Disney’s live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast is presented live in concert for the first time ever, accompanied by the world-renowned Philharmonic Orchestra.
DISNEY ON ICE – PASSPORT TO ADVENTURE
20 to 30 Dec (various dates) – The O2
Commemorate a quarter-century of the most memorable Disney tales. Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald, Goofy and Daisy on a journey to the timeless worlds of Disney’s The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan, and the number one animated feature film of all time, Disney’s Frozen.
THE ELVIS WORLD TOUR
2 Feb ’18 – Eventim Apollo
Direct from the USA – the world’s most successful Elvis tribute artist of all time, Shawn Klush, is bringing his incredible show to London along with members of Presley’s original band. Shawn exploded onto the UK scene when millions of UK viewers tuned in to see him win the BBC’s search for “The World’s Greatest Elvis” and shortly after, he was also crowned Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Champion after winning the first ever official contest held by Elvis Presley Enterprises in Memphis, Tennessee.
JOEL DOMMETT – LIVE
16 Sep – Eventim Apollo
GREG DAVIS – YOU MAGNIFICENT BEAST
15 Nov – Eventim Apollo Hammersmith
MILTON JONES IS OUT THERE
15 & 16 Dec – Shepherd’s Bush Empire
CHRIS ROCK – TOTAL BLACKOUT
26 Jan ’18 – SSE Arena, Wembley
27 to 28 Jan ’18 – The O2
JASON MANFORD – MUDDLE CLASS
29 Jun ‘18 – Eventim Apollo
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
11 Aug to 16 Sep – Regents Park Open Air Theatre
If you missed it last summer, here’s your chance!
Following its overwhelming sell-out success in 2016, Jesus Christ Superstar is back! See it, or see it again, in its original home at Regent’s Park.
DAVID WALLIAMS’ GANGSTA GRANNY
On now until to 3 Sep – Garrick Theatre
Granny has a secret – and Friday nights are about to get more exciting than Ben could ever imagine, as he embarks on the adventure of a lifetime with his very own Gangsta Granny, coming to the West End.
THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
On now until 9 Sep – London Palladium
Join Ratty, Badger and Mole as they embark on a series of wild adventures in order to help their good, and somewhat impulsive friend, Toad. This classic story is brought to life by Oscar-winning screenwriter and Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes.
MEL BROOK’S YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN
28 Sep to 10 Feb ’18 – Garrick Theatre
Incomparable comedian, composer and filmmaker Mel Brooks brings his frighteningly funny, singing and dancing monster-piece to London. Victor Frankenstein, a neurosurgeon, spent his life living down the legend of his grandfather.
AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
On now until 30 Sep – Dominion Theatre
Prepare to be swept away by the breathless romance and dazzling spectacle of the Tony Award-winning hit musical as it comes to London with the original stars, Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope. Jerry Mulligan is an American GI striving to make it as a painter in a city suddenly bursting with hope and possibility. Following a chance encounter with a beautiful young dancer named Lise, the streets of Paris become the backdrop to a modern romance of art, friendship and love.
MOTOWN THE MUSICAL
On now until Oct – Shaftesbury Theatre
Discover the story behind the sound that moved the world. Featuring fifty classic Motown hits.
HAIR THE MUSICAL
From 4 Oct to 3 Dec – The Vaults
Hair transfers to London this Autumn in celebration of its 50th anniversary year! The iconic tribal rock musical comes to London’s fully immersive Off-West-End theatre, The Vaults, from 14 October. Like a mini Woodstock, from the moment the audience arrive, The Vaults is transformed into a fully immersive 60s venue, with psychedelic innovative design, iconic artwork and hippie flower power. With 60s themed pop up restaurants and themed drinks; plus, stalls including: vintage 60s and tie dye clothes, 60s smiley badges and memorabilia, hippie wigs and flower headdresses, vinyl’s – everything needed for a legal high.
From Nov – Victoria Palace Theatre
The absolute block-buster from Broadways comes to London later this year. Hamilton is an exuberant rap musical about the life of Alexander Hamilton, the flamboyant first US Secretary of The US Treasury. Amazing songs, bursting with energy and portraying historical characters as a crew of rappers.
On now until 21st November – Savoy Theatre
Dreamgirls charts the tumultuous journey of a young female singing trio, from Chicago, Illinois called ‘The Dreams’, as they learn the hard lesson that show business is as tough as it is fabulous and features the classic songs ‘And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going’, ‘I Am Changing’.
PETER PAN IN NEVERLAND STARRING BRADLEY WALSH AND MARTIN KEMP
29 and 30 Dec – The SSE Arena Wembley
Come and spend Christmas in Neverland in the arena spectacular adaptation of Peter Pan – Christmas in Neverland. Two of the UK’s biggest TV stars will headline the production, with Bradley Walsh playing the funny pirate Mr Smee and Martin Kemp as Captain Hook.
ANNIE STARRING MIRANDA HART
On now until 6 Jan ’18 – Piccadilly Theatre
The world’s favourite family musical Annie makes its long-awaited return to London this May, starring comedy superstar Miranda Hart as the tyrannical Miss Hannigan. With its Tony award-winning book and score, including unforgettable songs such as It’s The Hard-Knock Life, Easy Street and Tomorrow – this is a show not to be missed!
EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE
6 Nov to 21 Apr ’18 – The Apollo
Jamie New is sixteen and lives on a council estate in Sheffield. Jamie doesn’t quite fit in. Jamie is terrified about the future. Jamie is going to be a sensation. Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight. This fearless, funny, fabulous brand new musical sensation hits London with catchy new songs by lead singer-songwriter of The Feeling, Dan Gillespie Sells and writer Tom MacRae.
FIRE FIRE FIRE
On now until 17 Aug – Museum of London
This exhibition marks the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London which began on September 2 1666. Rarely seen artefacts sit alongside hands-on exhibits giving visitors a sense of what London would have felt like before, during and after the flames tore through the city.
STAR WARS – IDENTITIES
On now until 3 Sep – The O2
The definitive exhibition for all UK Star Wars fans. STAR WARS Identities is a redefined modern exhibition experience in which visitors will rediscover the unforgettable characters of Star Wars in a whole new way and discover their own identities in a galaxy far, far away.
AMY WINEHOUSE: A FAMILY PORTRAIT
On now until 24 Sep – The Jewish Museum
Discover the woman behind the music and beyond the hype in this intimate and moving exhibition about a much loved sister. Get to know the real Amy Winehouse through her personal belongings, from family photographs to fashion. Items on display reflect Amy’s love for her family, London and more.
QUEER BRITISH ART
On now until 1 Oct – Tate Britain
2017 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the decriminalisation of male homosexuality in England. This show charts the preceding century: a hundred years of queer artists either making deeply personal work (about lives led in necessary secrecy) or political statements.
THE ROBOT ZOO
On now until 29 Oct – The Horniman Museum
How do chameleons change colour? This family-friendly exhibition features larger-than-life animals that have been innovatively recreated using a variety of familiar machine parts and gadgets to reveal how their real life counterparts see, eat, hunt and hide.
BALENCIAGA: SHAPING FASHION
On now until 18 Feb ’18 – The V&A
The retrospective, entitled Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion, will be the first exhibition dedicated to the famed Spanish designer in the UK, marking the 100th anniversary of the opening of his first fashion house and 80 years since he opened the doors of his famous Paris salon.
CONCERTS & GIGS
BRIAN WILSON PERFOMRS THE ICONIC PET SOUNDS
1 Aug – Eventim Apollo
Music legend Brian Wilson is currently wowing fans around the globe celebrating the iconic album ‘Pet Sounds’ in honour of its 50th anniversary. Due to phenomenal public demand, Brian will return to the UK to play a special headline show. He’ll play ‘Pet Sounds’ in its entirety plus his greatest hits for one last time, with special guests Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin.
JAMES AT NEWMARKET
4 Aug – Newmarket Racecourse
Form the ‘Madchester music scene’, 90’s rockers James are back and heading to Newmarket Racecourses to join the Newmarket Nights summer season.
They were most successful during the 1990s with well-known songs like Sit Down and Laid.
9 Aug – Eventim Apollo
After last November’s tour sold-out and received universal praise, singer-songwriter Regina Spektor is set to return to the UK this summer for a tour which culminates with a London show at Eventim Apollo.
24 Aug – London Union Chapel
Grammy winner, Marc Cohn, best known for the soulful ‘Walking in Memphis’ appears at The Union Chapel.
HOUSE OF COMMON MADNESS – THE NUTTY BOYS ARE BACK AT CLAPHAM COMMON
28 Aug – Clapham Common
After last year’s sell out, House of Common returns to Clapham once more on August Bank Holiday Monday for a day of fun and festivities!
SISTERS OF MERCY
1 & 2 Sep – The Roundhouse Camden
Rock fans are in for a treat as The Sisters of Mercy headline. They achieved early underground success after forming in Leeds in 1980. They had their commercial breakthrough in the mid-1980s and released three studio albums, including Vision Thing in 1990.
PROMS IN THE PARK
9 Sep – Hyde Park
Join Sir Bryn Terfel, Steps and Gilbert O’Sullivan for the Last Night of the Proms celebrations in Hyde Park.
17 Sep – Royal Albert Hall
Texas will be coming to the Royal Albert Hall in September 2017 as part of their UK Tour, performing classic hits as well as new tracks of their new album Jump On Board.
20 & 21 Sep – Eventim Apollo
Join the Icelandic trio for two very special shows.
Drawing from their extensive back catalogue, the three-piece will play many of their best-loved songs, as well as new and unreleased material, currently being written towards a forthcoming eighth studio album.
22 Sep – O2 Academy Brixton
Sleaford Mods are a music duo based from Nottingham.
22 Sep – Royal Albert Hall
As part of a UK tour, the singer-songwriter will showcase his alt-rock sound at the Royal Albert Hall.
25 to 28 Sep – Eventim Apollo
US indie rockers The National come to the Eventim Apollo for a whopping four night run, renowned for their dark, lush sounds and introspective lyrics, the Brooklyn-based band are touring to support the release of their seventh studio album – Sleep Well Beast – this year.
I LOVE THE 90’s
29 Sep – The SSE Arena Wembley
Vanilla Ice Salt n Pepa (with Spindarella), Coolio, Colour Me Badd, Tone Loc and Young MC invite you to stop, collaborate and listen to the biggest 90’s tour.
NICK CAVE AND THE BAD SEEDS
30 Sep – The O2
Cave, Australian musician, singer-songwriter, author, screenwriter, composer and occasional film actor, best known as the frontman of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds are in London for one night only.
TUBULAR BELLS FOR TWO
5 Oct – Union Chapel
Tubular Bells for Two is an ambitious project by multi-instrumentalists who have arranged the entirety of Tubular Bells for just two blokes.
RAIN – 50 YEARS OF SGT. PEPPERS
5 to 7 Oct – London Palladium
Probably the best Beatles tribute band ever, RAIN has mastered every song, gesture and nuance of the legendary foursome delivering a totally live note for note performance that’s as infectious as the original. RAIN will take you back with all of the songs from the most iconic album ever.
THE SOUNDS OF TWO TONE….THE BEAT AND THE SELECTOR
6 Oct – The Roundhouse Camden
2 Tone legends The Selector and The Beat team up for a double bill.
LOYLE CARNER – YESTERDAY’S GONE TOUR
6 Oct – O2 Academy Brixton
Loyle’s insight, erudition and poetic intensity have earned him the respect of all the right people: die-hard hip-hop fans, industry insiders and most importantly, his peers.
LADY GAGA – THE JOANNE WORLD TOUR
9 & 11 Oct – The O2
Hours after closing a rousing Super Bowl halftime show, Lady Gaga announced a UK tour.
DWEEZIL ZAPPA PLAYS WHATEVER THE F*** HE WANTS
10 Oct – Royal Festival Hall
50 years of (dad) Frank in one night with Dweezil Zappa
10 Oct – The O2
Out of Nashville The multi-platinum trio have recently released You Look Good, which serves as the first single for their upcoming sixth studio album Heart Break with more than 18 million album sales worldwide, seven-time GRAMMY award winning group.
12 Oct – O2 Academy Brixton
13 Oct – Royal Albert Hall
The legendary five-piece, whose illustrious back catalogue spans almost 40 years are unquestionably one of the biggest influences on the landscape of the UK music scene, the band has evolved into a vibrant and international musical force with a global base of faithful followers.
BELINDA CARLISLE – THE HEAVEN ON EARTH TOUR
13 Oct – IndigO2
Originally lead singer with the Go-Go’s, Belinda then went solo and now performs her best-selling album in its entirety.
J COLE – FOR YOUR EYZ ONLY
15 & 16 Oct – The O2
Jermaine Lamarr Cole, better known by his stage name J. Cole, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer.
16 Oct – Koko Camden
A one-off London show for the voice of Gossip.
17 Oct – Royal Albert Hall
NEIL DIAMOND 50th ANNIVERSARY TOUR
17 Oct – The O2
Musical icon Neil Diamond will be extending his 50th anniversary tour to the UK this autumn. Diamond is a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, the Songwriters Hall of Fame and a recipient of the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award. Don’t miss out on the chance to see the legend.
18 Oct – The Eventim Apollo
Due to immense demand for their sold out Royal Albert Hall show, The Pretenders have a new tour dates for 2017! ‘Alone’ is the first Pretenders album for eight years. New wave pop-rock at its very best!
EMILIE SANDE – LONG LIVE THE ANGELS
18 Oct – The O2
A UK Arena Tour for the songstress – Long Live The Angels is a mesmerising journey through the triumphs and tragedies of the last four years of Emeli Sandé’s extraordinary life.
20 Oct – The O2 Forum, Kentish Town
English rapper and grime MC, Lethal Bizzle has released his hotly anticipated EP ‘You’ll Never Make a Million from Grime’ – featuring 7 brand new fire tracks – and announced dates for an October headline tour.
THE LEGENDS LIVE
20 Oct – The SSE Arena Wembley
Suzi Quatro, David Essex, The Osmonds, Hot Chocolate – these 4 iconic artistes come together in celebration of the 1970’s.
21 Oct – Eventim Apollo Hammersmith
The returning trio are set to release their long-awaited second album ‘Truth Is A Beautiful Thing’ next month. After showcasing the album and airing new material on an intimate tour last month, now the band have announced a run of seven UK shows.
TRU THOUGHTS CELEBRATE 18 YEARS – QUANTIC, HOT & BRASS, ALICE RUSSELL, RODNEY P
21 Oct – The Roundhouse Camden
Celebrate the 18th birthday of the Brighton based label, Tru Thoughts Recordings in this day-long festival. A mix of soul, funk, electronic and tropical rhythms with a healthy dose of hip hop and Sound System Culture as live bands and DJs perform across three stages.
21 Oct – IndigO2
Whilst Squeeze fans can rejoice in hearing some of the bands greatest hits this performance in intimate surroundings by the Deptford band will feature new material too.
THE MUSIC BOX
22 Oct – Eventim Apollo
Internationally acclaimed for their historical re-enactment of Genesis’ early works, The Musical Box is returning to the Eventim Apollo to perform The Black Show, an epic reimagining of Genesis’ performance of Selling England By The Pound. The emblematic 1974 show, originally only ever seen in America, features classic songs from their early albums.
22 & 24 Oct – The O2
Californian heavy rockers, Metallica have announced a European leg of their ‘Worldwired’ world tour promoting latest album ‘Hardwired… To Self Destruct’.
23 Oct – The O2
Setting the pace and changing the game with every subsequent album, Future has one of rap’s most impressive winning streaks ever. In under a year, he achieved three back-to-back #1 albums with top songs!
23 Oct – O2 Academy Brixton
Placebo announce 11 UK shows celebrating their “20 Years Of” tour.
24 Oct – The O2 Forum
The Brooklyn rapper is set to take over in 2017 with the release of his highly anticipated sophomore studio album.
24 Oct – The Eventim Apollo
Zara Larsson, Swedish pop star and winner of Sweden’s Got Talent in 2008 when she was only ten years old. Larsson is known for her hit singles ‘Lush Life’ and ‘Never Forget You’.
PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING
26 Oct – Eventim Apollo
Public Service Broadcasting are a London-based pseudonymous musical duo.
CELTIC WOMEN – VOICES OF ANGELS
27 Oct – London Palladium
Multi-platinum international music sensation and 2017 Grammy Nominee Celtic Woman, returns with their all-new tour, Voices of Angels.
Featuring many songs from their Voices of Angels album as well as many talented dancers and musicians.
27 Oct – The Roundhouse Camden
Grammy-nominated Little Dragon have grown from an underground secret to international acclaim.Describing their sound as electronic soul synth-pop, the band have released four critically successful albums and collaborated with the likes of Big Boi, The Gorillaz and SBTRKT.
CHIC WITH NILE RODGERS
27 Oct – The O2
Part of Bluesfest. Considered one of the greatest live bands, CHIC’s sound is undoubtedly defined by the rhythm guitar and musicianship of Nile Rodgers, resulting in some of the biggest dance singles of all times. With an amazing live show from the greatest dance band in the world, CHIC is guaranteed to get the party going and have audiences up on their feet.
WEEZER PLUS ASH
28 Oct – The SSE Arena Wembley
The four-piece alt-rock Californian group are in London to coincide with the launch of their upcoming 11th studio album.
DARYL HALL AND JOHN OATES – WITH GUEST, CHRIS IZAAK
28 Oct – The O2
Hall and Oates started working together in the early 1970’s and went on to become the most successful duo in rock history.
With over 60 million albums sold, H & O’s rich repertoire has brought 8 no. 1’s along with dozens of hits throughout the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s.
29 to 30 Oct – Eventim Apollo
One Direction heart throb announces a world-wide tour with two intimate gigs in London in advance of his first solo album release.
30 Oct – The SSE Arena Wembley
Four iconic artistes are heading to The SSE Arena, Wembley this October for the Legends Live arena tour 2017. Suzi Quatro, David Essex, The Osmonds and Hot Chocolate are joining forces for a special show! So don’t miss classic hits like ‘It Started With A Kiss’, ‘Can The Can’, ‘Hold Me Close’, ‘Love Me For A Reason’ and many more.
31 Oct – O2 Academy Brixton
Logic, aka Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, got his big break in rapping after warm-up gigs for Pitbull, EPMD, Method Man, Redman, and Ludacris. He went on to release a string of mixtapes, before eventually earning himself a deal with Def Jam Recordings in 2013
SQUEEZE – JOIN THE DOTS
6 Nov – Royal Albert Hall
South London legends, Squeeze have announced a tour in 2017 with special guests, Nine Below Zero. Hits from the Squeeze vast catalogue include Cool For Cats, Up the Junction, Tempted, Cradle to the Grave.
8 Nov – St John at Hackney Church
Amy performs a string of intimate acoustic shows with one show here in London – not to be missed.
10 Nov – O2 Academy Brixton
English electronic duo famed for playing the festival scene are performing in London for one night only.
11 Nov – Alexandra Palace
English rock band, Don Broco will play an exclusive 2017 UK headline show at London’s Alexandra Palace and will be their biggest show to date.
12 Nov – Eventim Apollo
With one of the most revered catalogues in music history and his unparalleled talents as composer, singer and performer Van Morrison’s achievements loom large, Don’t miss one of the greats in concert!
13 Nov – The O2
Catch the hits – Scrubs Waterfalls Unpretty. Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, US, TLC became one of the most successful female R&B groups of the ‘90s, helping to set the standard for future acts with their endless string of hits that blended pop, hip-hop and soul.
ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK
13 Nov – The Roundhouse Camden
Pioneering synth-pop group OMD, unveil music from their new album, The Punishment of Luxury – a record that sees them edge out of their comfort zone, with a mood that is reflective and sanguine, yet still encompasses their youthful energy.
14 Nov – London Palladium
In collaboration with her new album ‘Other’ Alison will be making her electronic pop music with her voice and song-writing both intense, poetic and thought provoking.
15 Nov – The O2 Academy Brixton
Having released one of the year’s biggest British Breakthrough albums, J Hus announces his European tour. J Hus recently completed his sold out UK tour to support the release of his debut album ‘Common Sense’, and was joined by Nadia Rose, Lotto Boyzz and Young T & Bugsey.
ALICE COOPER PLUS THE MISSION AND THE TUBES
16 Nov – The SSE Arena Wembley
Alice Cooper returns to the UK in 2017 for his 1st UK headline tour in 5 years! The tour will be a triple bill for rock fans as special guests The Mission and The Tubes will be supporting.
ALICE COOPER PLUS THE MISSION, THE TUBES
16 Nov – The SSE Arena Wembley
It’s time for more Alice, with more gore, more fun and more I’m Eighteen, Billion Dollar Babies, Under My Wheels, School’s Out, Poison, No More Mr Nice Guy and the rest.
16 Nov – The O2 Academy Brixton
A landmark year for the musical icons. Proving that the Blondie live show is an still an experience in itself, with the classic hits like Heart Of Glass, Atomic, Tide Is High, Maria, Sunday Girl, Rapture and Call Me naturally blending with Pollinator’s treasure trove of new songs including singles Too Much, Long Time and Fun.
16 Nov – The Roundhouse Camden
The boys from the Madchester era are back with their 30th Anniversary celebration – Twnty Four Hour Party People Greatest Hits Tour.
16 Nov – The London Palladium
Following a huge UK sold out tour this year, Britain’s Got Talent winners Collabro confirm their 3rd nationwide tour.
PETE TONG PRESENT IBIZA CLASSICS
16 & 17 Nov – The O2
Always a ‘sell-out’ – Tong playing some true Ibiza anthems and classics performs long-side the 65 piece Heritage orchestra conducted by Jules Buckley. Get in early and grab your tickets now for December 2017!
17 Nov – Koko’s Camden
The Northern Irish punk and new wave band The Undertones are back! Buoyed by the success of their 40th Anniversary tour in 2017, the band are heading out for more dates this winter.
18 Nov – Eventim Apollo
Singer song writer, James Blunt is back with a UK tour. His debut album, Back to Bedlam, was a smash hit in 2005, with lead single You’re Beautiful reaching number one that year in the UK and Australia. His style is a blend of pop, folk and rock.
QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE
18 Nov – The SSE Arena Wembley
American rockers, QOTSA are here – So are Queens of the Stone Age a band? An association? A concept?
20 Nov – Alexandra Palace
The band have announced the biggest headline tour to date in support of the their next album ‘How Did We Get so Dark?’, set to be released on 16/06/17.
QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE
21 Nov – The O2
Queens of the Stone Age is a hard rock band from Palm Desert, California founded by singer-songwriter and guitarist Josh Homme. Formed in 1997, it is made up of a diverse group of musicians and has gone through many line-up changes.
22 Nov – The O2
Synth pop legends – Depeche Mode have announced details of a huge UK and Ireland arena tour for Autumn 2017. They are in the midst of their ‘Spirit’ world tour.
22 Nov – Royal Albert Hall
The Irish singer-songwriter has confirmed a mini tour with one night at The Royal Albert Hall.
RAG ‘n’ BONE MAN – THE OVERPROOF TOUR
23 & 24 Nov – O2 Academy Brixton
Rag N Bone Man returns this Autumn with six dates around the UK. Rag N Bone Man recently won the BRITs Critics Choice Award for his critically-acclaimed debut album, ‘Human’, a real force live!
DEEP PURPLE – THE LONG GOODBYE TOUR
23 Nov – The O2
This will be the chance to see Rock n Roll Hall of Fame inductees, Deep Purple, one of the most iconic bands ever, in support of their brand new studio album ‘Infinite’.
24 Nov – Alexandra Palace
Wolf Alice make their eagerly anticipated return, announcing new album Visions Of A Life and their biggest headline show to date at London’s Alexandra Palace.
24 Nov – The SSE Arena Wembley
James Arthur James Arthur has achieved multiple No. 1’s, sold out tours and 2 BRIT nominations. He has just announced his first arena tour with Ella Henderson in support. He has achieved multiple no. 1’s, sold out tours and 2 BRIT nominations. He has just announced his first arena tour with Ella Henderson in support.
25 Nov – IndigO2
The King of noughties RnB and hip hop – Nelly is coming on a huge 15-date UK tour in Nov/Dec 2017. Nelly has previously racked up UK number ones with hits such as; Hot in Here, Dilemma, Country Grammar, Ride Wit Me, Cruise and Millionaire.
STEPS AND THE VENGABOYS
25 Nov – The SSE Arena Wembley
Steps return for 2017 with a huge UK arena tour to mark their twentieth anniversary and they’ll be joined by the Vengaboys! The band have scored fourteen consecutive top 5 singles, sold over 20 million records and reached Number One with three albums and three singles. They are BRIT award winners and hold the record for the most consecutive sold-out nights at Wembley.
25 Nov (matinee and evening) – The O2
The world’s biggest girl group Little Mix, have announced a brand new arena tour for October and November.
26 Nov – O2 Academy Brixton
Fleet Foxes, who released their highly anticipated third album, Crack-Up, on Friday, have announced a show at London’s O2 Brixton Academy. These performances will be the band’s first UK headline shows in six years!
26 Nov – Adelphi Theatre
Award-winning singer, writer and actress Hazel O’Connor became an overnight sensation after her BAFTA nominated portrayal of Kate in the 1980 smash hit film Breaking Glass. During this period, Hazel released three of her most successful albums; ‘Breaking Glass’, ‘Sons and Lovers’ and ‘Cover Plus’, which produced a stream of top ten hits, including the iconic ‘Will You’, ‘Eighth Day’ and ‘D’Days’.
27 & 28 Nov – Eventim Apollo
American singer, songwriter and rapper from Louisville, Kentucky plays two nights in London.
27 & 28 Nov – The O2
After selling out BST Hyde Park this weekend, The Killers have announced their first arena tour in 5 years in support of new album ‘Wonderful Wonderful’.
THE DIVINE COMEDY
29 Nov – Eventim Apollo
Orchestral pop band from Northern Ireland formed in 1989 and fronted by Neil Hannon.
ELVIS IN CONCERT – LIVE ON SCREEN
30 Nov – The O2
The Wonder of You, the live concert experience returns, featuring the most recognisable voice of all time, backed by the legendary Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra and with a very special appearance by Priscilla Presley.
2 Dec – Eventim Apollo
Orbital are a British electronic dance music duo from Sevenoaks, there name was taken from Greater London’s orbital motorway, the M25, which was central to the early rave scene and party network in the South East during the early days of acid house.
4 Dec – The O2
Damon Albarn’s Gorillaz are back! The virtual band announce tour dates this Autumn, to follow their Demon Dayz festival date at Dreamland in Margate.
4 Dec – Koko Camden
American rapper Freddie Gibbs has announced a headline show
UB40 – THE CITIES AND TOWNS TOUR
5 Dec – Eventim Apollo
The boys from Birmingham who became the world’s most successful reggae band. Featuring the five founding members of the band.
JOHNNY HATES JAZZ
7 Dec – IndigO2
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the release of their number one, double-platinum album ‘Turn Back The Clock’, they will be performing the whole of the album on tour in the UK this December FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME!!!!
STATUS QUO – PLUGGED IN
8 Dec – Eventim Apollo
In April, Status Quo announced their long-planned ‘Aquostic’ tour of the UK. Since the passing of Rick Parfitt – the band is no longer the same so the ‘PLUGGED IN – Live and Rockin! Tour’ will now be fully Electric in honour of Rick.
9 Dec – The SSE Arena Wembley
American musician, artist and former music journalist known for his controversial stage persona and image as the lead singer of the eponymous band Marilyn Manson. His stage name was formed from juxtaposing the names of two 1960s American cultural icons, namely actress Marilyn Monroe and convicted multiple murder mastermind Charles Manson.
9 Dec – The O2 Academy Brixton
The English indie rock band are back for one night only in Brixton.
QUEEN WITH ADAM LAMBERT
12 Dec – The O2
15 Dec – The SSE Arena Wembley
Marking the 40th anniversary of their top studio album, supergroup Queen fronted by Adam Lambert are on a massive tour. These shows sees them unveil a new show including a specially designed state-of-the-art production.
LET’S ROCK XMAS – THE RETRO SHOW
14 Dec – The SSE Arena Wembley
A huge new Christmas Party event celebrating the best music of decades past – Tony Hadley, Kim Wilde, Nik Kershaw, Go West, Nick Heyward, T’Pau are all confirmed plus many others! Pat Sharp will host.
MICHAEL BALL AND ALFIE BOW
14 Dec – The O2
Following the stunning success of their Platinum selling album ‘Together’ and 29 sold out shows across the UK in 2016, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe have announced today that they will return in 2017.
PETER HOOK AND THE LIGHT
18 Dec – The Roundhouse Camden
Of Joy Division fame – Get your tickets to see performances of classic Joy Division albums Unknown Pleasures and Closer.
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH
21 Dec – The SSE Arena Wembley
Five Finger Death Punch consistently remain one of the most explosive live acts. They’re a mainstage attraction at international festivals including Download Festival, Rock am Ring, and Rock in Park as well as performing at Metal Hammer’s “Golden Gods” Awards.
21 Dec – The Roundhouse Camden
Adam Ant is a British singer and musician.
He first rose to fame with his band Adam and the Ants in the late 1970s and later on garnered success as a solo artist with hits such as ‘Goody Two Shoes’ and ‘Puss ‘ Boots’.
22 Dec – The SSE Arena Wembley
Dutch violinist and conductor André Rieu has made a huge name for himself by bringing classical music to the masses with his inspiring live performances at venues throughout the world.
14 Feb ’18 – The O2
Acoustic and unplugged. Legends of the 80’s scene, Norwegian band A-ha are back on the road for 2018 – as you’ve never heard them before.
THE DAMNED – EVIL SPIRITS
17 Feb ’18 – The O2 Forum Kentish Town
Following the band’s epic appearance at British Summer Time Festival, The Damned have announced the massive ‘Evil Spirits’ UK tour, which is set to rock venues across the country in 2018.
ERASURE – GIVE A LITTLE RESPECT
23 Feb ’18 – Eventim Apollo
Synthpop duo Erasure are heading out on tour in 2018, rounding off the tour with a show at Eventim Apollo. Having recently celebrated their 30th anniversary, the band is busier than ever.
3 Mar ’18 – The O2
The Modfather returns in 2018.
2017 marks the 40th anniversary of Paul Weller’s first album, In The City, which he released with The Jam in May 1977 and to celebrate he will be embarking on a UK tour starting next year. Continuing his never-ending creative peak, Paul Weller releases his eagerly awaited 13th studio album A Kind Revolution.
1 Apr ’18 – Royal Albert Hall
70’s and 80’s rock masters Toto are back for one night at the iconic RAB. The multi-million-selling band combine pop, rock, and disco elements into a slick combination which heavily influenced mainstream pop music.
11 & 12 April ’18 – The O2
The kid from One Direction goes solo.
CHAS ‘n’ DAVE’S SPRING BEANO
20 Apr ’18 – Royal Albert Hall
The rockney legends and Tottenham Hotspur diehards are back at this famous venue. The geezers made a triumphant return to a Summer Stage record crowd at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time, Hyde Park. Book now for a right old cockney knees-up ….GERTCHA!
THE BOOTLEG BEATLES
26 Apr ’18 – Royal Albert Hall
As the first and most successful Beatles tribute act in the world, The Bootleg Beatles have become an institution in their own right with their note-perfect recreation of hits from every era of the world’s most famous songbook.
KATY PERRY – WITNESS TOUR 2018
14 Jun ’18 – The O2
Get ready for the return of Katy Perry. The pop starlet has announced tour dates for 2018. The tour supports the release of her 5th studio album, Witness.
6 to 8 Sep ’18 – The O2
Manilow will take to the stage in celebration of his newest album, This is My Town: Songs of New York, performing new songs as well as his greatest hits like “Copacabana” and “Mandy”. A truly unparalleled performer and entertainer, don’t miss the chance to hear Manilow in person!