Of Monsters And Men

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 16TH JULY 2013

ADDRESS
Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R 1LA 
 
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Dates:
16th July 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
Tue 7.30pm
 
PRICES
£27.50 + booking fees
 

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Of Monsters And MenIndie folk-rock band Of Monsters and Men are an Icelandic six-piece who are gradually captivating audiences around the world. Comparative to British band Mumford and Sons, the sextet sing in English and have reaped success from their debut album 'My Head is an Animal'. In fact, Britain lagged behind when it came to appreciating the simple guitar plucks and soothing harmonies of this band. The album topped the charts of their homeland and numerous European countries back in 2011, and even reached number six in the US Billboard chart a few months later, yet it took until the summer of 2012 for it to finally get a British release it then peaked at number three in the UK album chart. Their musical offerings may not be groundbreaking but they are undeniably alluring; they'll be stopping by Somerset House to perform their whimsical folk music as part of the Summer Series this July.

 

About Somerset House

Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the Courtauld Institute Gallery, as well as the Embankment Galleries (which replaced the Hermitage Rooms and The Gilbert Collection - the latter re-opened at the Victoria and Albert Museum in June 2009). More about Somerset House

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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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Skate At Somerset HouseSkate At Somerset HouseSkate At Somerset HouseThe grand 18th-century courtyard of Somerset House makes for a spectacular backdrop for one of the most popular ice rinks in town. Skating around under the 40-foot Christmas tree with a hot toddy to keep out seasonal chills is one of London's most appealing winter rituals - and a superb way to ease yourself into the festive spirit. If your youngste24th November 2014Sunday 11th January 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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event > Seasonal > Christmas
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VENUE  Somerset House 
The grand 18th-century courtyard of Somerset House makes for a spectacular backdrop for one of the most popular ice rinks in town. Skating around under the 40-foot Christmas tree with a hot toddy to keep out seasonal chills is one of London's most appealing winter rituals - and a superb way to ease yourself into the festive spirit. If your youngste... More about this event
 
Fashioning WinterFashioning WinterAs the UK's most stylish skating scene sets up in the neoclassical courtyard of Somerset House, the hidden gems inside Somerset House will also transform into a fashion winter wonderland. Nine displays, each curated by a fashion expert, will pop up to tell the story of trends in cold climates from the past century.24th November 2014Sunday 11th January 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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Free EventOngoing
Fashioning Winter
event > Kids Events > Art exhibitions - Installation | PRICING  Free  
DATES  11th November 2014 to 11th January 2015 - 10am-6pm
VENUE  Somerset House 
As the UK's most stylish skating scene sets up in the neoclassical courtyard of Somerset House, the hidden gems inside Somerset House will also transform into a fashion winter wonderland. Nine displays, each curated by a fashion expert, will pop up to tell the story of trends in cold climates from the past century.
Bryan Adams: Wounded: The Legacy Of WarBryan Adams: Wounded: The Legacy Of WarOver 30 portraits of wounded British servicemen and women, injured whilst on duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, taken by the musician and photographer.24th November 2014Sunday 25th January 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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VENUE  Somerset House 
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Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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Free EventOngoing
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography
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VENUE  Somerset House 
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Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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On Soon
Guy Bourdin: The Eye's The Limit
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
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VENUE  Somerset House 
Make-up workshop.
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Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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On Soon
Winter Mode: Then And Now: (Age 15-18)
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Art Workshop
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VENUE  Somerset House 
An Informative and hands-on workshop.
Free Family Drop-In Workshop: Frozen Worlds: (Age 6-12)Free Family Drop-In Workshop: Frozen Worlds: (Age 6-12)Children's event.6th December 2014Saturday 6th December 2014 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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On Soon
Free Family Drop-In Workshop: Frozen Worlds: (Age 6-12)
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PRICING  phone for prices
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