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Alt-J With their infectious genre hopping tunes, Alt-J fast became one of the most successful British bands of 2012. Their debut album 'An Awesome Wave' - a result of five years' work recorded while at university - won the Mercury music prize 2012, they've played sold-out shows in the US and have charted in numerous European countries. Now the nonchalant four-piece are coming to London for three live gigs. The Cambridge based band offers a hybrid of electro-rock and indie-pop, as well as taking influences from hip hop and trip hop. They've rebranded guitar music as fashionable and boast singles such as Tessellate, "an onomatopoeic puzzle of angular beats and pointed sexual advances" (The Guardian) and Matilda, a poignant piece that references classic cult film 'Leon' and associates love with the pin from a grenade. With further rave reviews from NME and the BBC, 2013 is likely to be another promising year for the band.

 

About Shepherd's Bush Empire

The Empire is, admittedly, not the most comfortable of venues - the standing area is sunk so far beneath the main stage that anyone under six foot risks painful neck injuries if they want to watch from close-up. Still, the faded grandeur of this former BBC recording theatre, a fantastic acoustic, and the cheerful international population of Shepherd's Bush all add up to a fun live experience, and many musicians cite this as their favourite London venue to perform in. More about Shepherd's Bush Empire

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58 Shepherds Bush Green, W12 | 1 minute from Alt-J
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Saint EtienneSaint EtienneSaint EtienneThe London-based alt dance-pop threesome, a household name in the early 90s, is "still making bold, inventive music" (The Guardian) almost 30 years after they first made it big. At this Shepherds Bush Empire gig indie band Saint Etienne will be performing old favourites and new songs from their latest album, Home Counties, reclaiming the places the2017-12-09T00:00:00+00002017-12-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Dance
PRICING  £31.95
DATES  Running from  Saturday 9th December 2017untilSaturday 9th December 2017
VENUE  Shepherd's Bush Empire 
The London-based alt dance-pop threesome, a household name in the early 90s, is "still making bold, inventive music" (The Guardian) almost 30 years after they first made it big. At this Shepherds Bush Empire gig indie band Saint Etienne will be performing old favourites and new songs from their latest album, Home Counties, reclaiming the places the... More about this event
 
Nick MulveyNick MulveyThe Cambridge born singer-songwriter who was once a member of Portico Quartet performs his brand of folk.2017-10-17T19:00:00+01002017-10-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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Nick Mulvey
Jordan RakeiJordan RakeiAcoustic-folk courtesy of the Brisbane-born singer-songwriter.2017-10-20T19:00:00+01002017-10-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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Jordan Rakei
ShakkaShakkaHailing from Notting Hill, the singer, producer and writer performs alt-pop with influences of Motown, dub, hip hop and garage.2017-10-22T19:00:00+01002017-10-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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Shakka
Francesco De GregoriFrancesco De GregoriThe legendary Italian musician and singer performs folk-rock.2017-10-23T19:00:00+01002017-10-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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Francesco De Gregori
Manchester OrchestraManchester OrchestraThe American rock band performs in support of its album A Black Mile To The Surface.2017-10-26T19:00:00+01002017-10-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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Manchester Orchestra
Stone FoundationStone FoundationThe collective from the Midlands performs its self-penned rock material from their upcoming album Street Rituals.2017-10-27T19:00:00+01002017-10-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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Stone Foundation
AkalaAkalaThe MOBO award-winning rapper and grime artist from Crawley, performs his original material fusing rap, rock and electro-punk with fierce lyrical storytelling.2017-10-28T19:00:00+01002017-10-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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Tash SultanaTash SultanaThe young, dynamic, multi-instrumentalist from Melbourne plays alt pop.2017-10-29T19:00:00+00002017-10-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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Vinicio CaposselaVinicio CaposselaExperimental songs from the Italian multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter and poet, inspired by the traditional folk of his homeland and the music of Tom Waits.2017-10-30T19:00:00+00002017-10-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Shepherd's Bush Empire,   Shepherd's Bush Green      W12 8TT
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Nick Mulvey
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Theatre | Until 21st October 2017 

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Concerts | On 17th October 2017 

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Theatre | Until 4th November 2017 

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Comedy | Until 19th October 2017 

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