Martha Wainwright

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 15TH AUGUST 2013

ADDRESS
Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, Islington, London N1 2UN 
 
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Dates:
15th August 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
7pm
 
PRICES
adv £25
 

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Martha WainwrightCanadian jazzy folk-rock singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright brings her expressive voice and arsenal of powerful songs to the Union Chapel on Thursday 15th August 2013. Part of a musical dynasty - parents Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle are folk legends while brother Rufus has quite a following - Wainwright broke onto the scene with her eponymous debut album in 2005, which contained the angrily named single Bloody Mother F ing A hole (dedicated to Loudon himself). Her kookily titled second album, I Know You're Married But I've Got Feelings Too, proved Wainwright's stock was on the rise, with The Observer claiming the record represented "a sure-footed, emotionally engaging step up the ladder".

 

About Union Chapel

This Grade II listed building just south of Highbury Corner functions not only as a place of worship, it is also one of London's most unique and enchanting live music venues with a diverse and enticing list of upcoming events. There's something quite magical about this place and you will be hard pushed to find a more memorable location to listen to live music in London. More about Union Chapel

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Union Chapel events

 
DelilahDelilahThe London-based singer, Paloma Ayana, performs her commercial pop and soul material.5th August 2014Tuesday 5th August 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
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Delilah
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Retro Pop
DATES  Tuesday 5th August 2014 - 9pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
The London-based singer, Paloma Ayana, performs her commercial pop and soul material.
Joshua RadinJoshua RadinThe singer-songwriter who hails from Cleveland, Ohio, performs his indie-rock originals. With support from Rosi Golan.7th August 2014Thursday 7th August 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
Category: event
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Joshua Radin
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Rock
PRICING  phone for availability
DATES  Thursday 7th August 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
The singer-songwriter who hails from Cleveland, Ohio, performs his indie-rock originals. With support from Rosi Golan.
Neko CaseNeko CaseThe singer-songwriter who originates from Virginia performs her original Americana and country songs.15th August 2014Friday 15th August 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
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Neko Case
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Indie & Grunge
DATES  Friday 15th August 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
The singer-songwriter who originates from Virginia performs her original Americana and country songs.
Daniel RossenDaniel RossenThe singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, who is also a member of Grizzly Bear and Department Of Eagles, performs his indie-rock originals.26th August 2014Tuesday 26th August 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
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Daniel Rossen
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Indie & Grunge
PRICING  phone for availability
DATES  Tuesday 26th August 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
The singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, who is also a member of Grizzly Bear and Department Of Eagles, performs his indie-rock originals.
Casualties Of CoolCasualties Of CoolThe Vancouver-based musician Devin Townsend performs his roots Americana material with his accompanying musicians.4th September 2014Thursday 4th September 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
Category: event
 
Casualties Of Cool
event > Music
DATES  Thursday 4th September 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
The Vancouver-based musician Devin Townsend performs his roots Americana material with his accompanying musicians.
Tiny RuinsTiny RuinsThe band who originate from New Zealand perform their self-penned blues and folk material. With support from 2:54, Arc Iris, Bernard & Edith.8th September 2014Monday 8th September 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
Category: event
 
Tiny Ruins
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Blues
DATES  Monday 8th September 2014 - 6.30pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
The band who originate from New Zealand perform their self-penned blues and folk material. With support from 2:54, Arc Iris, Bernard & Edith.
Simian Mobile DiscoSimian Mobile DiscoThe pairing from London of James Ford and Jas Shaw performs its electronica originals.9th September 2014Tuesday 9th September 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
Category: event
 
Simian Mobile Disco
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Electronica
DATES  Tuesday 9th September 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
The pairing from London of James Ford and Jas Shaw performs its electronica originals.
Daylight MusicDaylight MusicA musical showcase with appearances from Frank Chickens, Chaps Choir, Chris T-T, Gill Sandell, Samantha Whates, The Belles of London City and Oliver Cherer.12th September 2014Friday 12th September 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
Category: event
 
Daylight Music
event > Music
DATES  Friday 12th September 2014 - 6.30pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
A musical showcase with appearances from Frank Chickens, Chaps Choir, Chris T-T, Gill Sandell, Samantha Whates, The Belles of London City and Oliver Cherer.
Nik KershawNik KershawChart pop by the Bristol-born singer-songwriter in support of the album EI8HT.13th September 2014Saturday 13th September 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
Category: event
 
Nik Kershaw
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Retro Pop
DATES  Saturday 13th September 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
Chart pop by the Bristol-born singer-songwriter in support of the album EI8HT.
Damien JuradoDamien JuradoThe singer-songwriter and guitarist from Seattle, Washington, plays indie-rock with touches of indie-folk.15th September 2014Monday 15th September 2014 Where:
Union Chapel,   Compton Terrace      N1 2UN
Category: event
 
Damien Jurado
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Indie & Grunge
DATES  Monday 15th September 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Union Chapel 
The singer-songwriter and guitarist from Seattle, Washington, plays indie-rock with touches of indie-folk.
 
 

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Shake!
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 2nd August 2014 

Buffalo Bar 1 minute walk from Union Chapel

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Chuckaboo
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th September 2014 

Albert & Pearl 2 minutes walk from Union Chapel

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Theatre | Until 5th August 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 3 minutes walk from Union Chapel

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Concerts | On 2nd August 2014 

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The Old Queen's Head 10 minutes walk from Union Chapel

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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 2nd August 2014 

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