Shapeshifter  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 12TH APRIL 2014

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, 9-17 Highgate Road, Camden, London NW51JY
 
 
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ShapeshifterThe Melbourne-based New Zealand drum and bass act Shapeshifter bring their unique live show and pioneering blend of electronic textures and breaking beats to The Forum to promote their latest album, Delta. The quintet is made of trained musicians and built a reputation as pioneers of modern music after they eschewed 100% mechanical sound in favour of a more traditional approach, which includes live percussion, saxophone and guitar.

 

About The Forum

Once a gorgeous art deco cinema, The Forum is now an essential mid-sized rock venue. It's got everything you want from the North London rock scene, with superb bands week-in week-out, and a fully-lubricated, enthusiastic and music-loving crowd. Well-designed and well-organised it manages to avoid the bar queues that are a feature of so much London gigging, while the main stage has great sound and a design that brings bands far closer to their audiences than you have any reason to expect in a venue this size. More about The Forum

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Holiday Inn Camden Lock Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  36% off
30 Jamestown Road, NW1 | 16 minutes from Shapeshifter
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London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 22nd September 2017 - 7pm
Shapeshifter, 9-17 Highgate Road, NW51JY | Same location as Shapeshifter
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Black AngelsBlack AngelsPsychedelic rock from the Texan quartet in support of their debut album, Death Song.2017-09-22T19:00:00+01002017-09-22T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
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Black Angels
New Found GloryNew Found GloryThe pop-punk quartet from Florida celebrate 20 years on the scene, performing from their back-catalogue plus the 2017 album, Makes Me Sick2017-09-23T19:00:00+01002017-09-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
On Soon
New Found Glory
Charlie SlothCharlie SlothHip hop tracks from the London-based DJ and producer.2017-09-26T19:30:00+01002017-09-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
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Vir Das: The Boarding Das World TourVir Das: The Boarding Das World TourThe Indian performer's stand-up show mixes comedy with unique storytelling and apparent honesty.2017-09-27T19:00:00+01002017-09-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
Category: event
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Vir Das: The Boarding Das World Tour
OdeszaOdeszaA performance from the up-and-coming electronica duo.2017-09-29T19:00:00+01002017-09-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
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Mayday ParadeMayday ParadeAmerican rock band from Tallahassee, Florida celebrates the 10th anniversary of the album A Lesson In Romantics.2017-09-30T19:00:00+01002017-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
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Mayday Parade
Ben PhillipsBen PhillipsThe Cardiff-born star of Vine and YouTube brings his popular sketches and pranks to the stage for a live version of his vlog content.2017-10-05T19:30:00+01002017-10-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
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New Found GloryNew Found GloryThe pop-punk quartet from Florida celebrate 20 years on the scene, performing from their back-catalogue plus the 2017 album, Makes Me Sick2017-10-06T19:00:00+01002017-10-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
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Indie Daze 4Indie Daze 4Alternative music festival featuring The House Of Love, Voice Of The Beehive, Apollo 440 and other great acts. This is the perfect opportunity to see bands that are coming back to London to play for the first time in a decade.2017-10-07T13:00:00+01002017-10-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
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Jacob SartoriusJacob SartoriusThe American singer and internet personality performs his pop material. Support comes from Lukas Rieger, Bars And Melody and The Bomb Digz.2017-10-09T19:30:00+01002017-10-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
The Forum, 9-17  Highgate Road      NW51JY
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