First Aid Kit

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 27TH JANUARY 2015

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First Aid KitThe Swedish duo, comprising siblings Johanna and Klara Soderberg, performs self-penned folk material and soothing harmonies. Recently seen supporting Ryan Adams at The Roundhouse and on Later... with Jools Holland, First Aid Kit played their own sold out headline show at the Royal Albert Hall last October and now they're back in London, at the Hammersmith Apollo. They first came to prominence with their 2008 YouTube cover of 'Tiger Mountain Peasant Song' by Fleet Foxes and now they have more than a few celebrity fans with Jack White asking them to support him on his European tour in 2013, Patti Smith reduced to tears as she watched them perform her 1979 song 'Dancing Barefoot', and Paul Simon giving them a standing ovation after hearing their version of his song 'America'. With "themes of loneliness, loss and isolation" recurring in their songs, "there is an air of Scandinavian noir straight out of a Kurt Wallander novel" notes The Guardian.

 

About Hammersmith Apollo

Once London's largest all-seater venue, the Hammersmith Apollo has a 3,600 capacity for seated shows and a 5,000 capacity for standing-room-only gigs. It was renovated in 2002, and now works well as a venue for theatre (hosting a huge variety of shows from Riverdance to Thomas the Tank Engine) as well as rock concerts. More about Hammersmith Apollo

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Hammersmith Tube Station
 
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Baron's Court Tube Station
 
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Hammersmith Grove NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Kings Mall Car Park
 
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    An Evening With PacinoAn Evening With PacinoThe Oscar-winning actor returns to London to reminisce about his extraordinary career.2015-05-22T20:00:00+01002015-05-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
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    An Evening With Pacino
    Bill MaherBill MaherAmerican satirist, comedian, humorous writer and TV host. With support from Bobby Mair.2015-05-23T19:00:00+01002015-05-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
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    Desi RockstarsDesi RockstarsPunjabi film and music star Gippy Grewal with Sharry Mann and a live band, includes comedy from Jaswinder Bhalla and Bal Mukand Sharma hosted by Preeto, of Preeto Top 10 Fame.2015-05-24T19:00:00+01002015-05-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
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    Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
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    Dylan Moran: Off The HookDylan Moran: Off The HookDry wit and surreal flights of fancy from the award-winning stand-up, actor, creator and star of Channel 4 sitcom Black Books.2015-05-29T20:00:00+01002015-05-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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    IncubusIncubusThe alt rock outfit from California perform in support of the EP Trust Fall (Side A).2015-06-16T19:00:00+01002015-06-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
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    Reginald D Hunter: The Man Who Attempted To Do As Much As SuchReginald D Hunter: The Man Who Attempted To Do As Much As SuchObservational and provocative humour from the UK-based, Georgia-born stand-up.2015-06-26T19:00:00+01002015-06-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
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    Reginald D Hunter: The Man Who Attempted To Do As Much As Such
    Caetano Veloso & Gilberto GilCaetano Veloso & Gilberto GilThe veteran Brazilian singer-songwriters and musicians collaborate on a performance of Latin music.2015-07-01T19:30:00+01002015-07-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
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