Sigur Ros

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 9TH MARCH 2013

ADDRESS
Brixton Academy, 211 Stockwell Road, Brixton, London SW9 9SL 
 
TELEPHONE
 
Dates:
7th March 2013 until 9th March 2013
 
OPENING TIMES
7pm
 
PRICES
£30
 

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Sigur RosSigur Ros, the four-piece from Reykjavik, Iceland, led by singer Jonsi Birgisson, and renowned for their wonderfully atmospheric music, play three nights at London's Brixton Academy as part of a European tour. Expect sweeping and classically influenced post-rock and atmospheric ambient music from their back catalogue of greatest hits as well as new tracks from their latest album, Valtari. Blanck Mass, the solo project of young British musician Benjamin John Power, whose music featured in the 2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremony is the support act.

 

About Brixton Academy

This former cinema with its art deco interior, proscenium arch and 140ft dome is London's most celebrated venue for live music, winning Best Live Venue at the NME awards for 7 years in a row. The famous sloping floor means there are great views wherever you're standing, though keeping your feet can be a problem at the more raucous rock gigs. More about Brixton Academy

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LondonTown.com - Sigur Ros Location Map

 
 
 
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JamesJamesAlternative rock by the Manchester-based seven-piece, whose classic hits include Sit Down, Come Home and She's A Star.21st November 2014Friday 21st November 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
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event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Rock
DATES  Friday 21st November 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
Alternative rock by the Manchester-based seven-piece, whose classic hits include Sit Down, Come Home and She's A Star.
Carter USMCarter USMThe London-based band plays indie, punk, rock and pop.22nd November 2014Saturday 22nd November 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
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event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Indie & Grunge
PRICING  phone for availability
DATES  Saturday 22nd November 2014 - 6.30pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
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BanksBanksDark, brooding R&B courtesy of the Los Angeles-born singer-songwriter to coincide with the release of her debut album Goddess.23rd November 2014Sunday 23rd November 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
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event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - R n B
DATES  Sunday 23rd November 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
Dark, brooding R&B courtesy of the Los Angeles-born singer-songwriter to coincide with the release of her debut album Goddess.
Parov Stelar BandParov Stelar BandThe band that originates from Linz plays electro, swing and jazz.25th November 2014Tuesday 25th November 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
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Parov Stelar Band
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Electronica
DATES  Tuesday 25th November 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
The band that originates from Linz plays electro, swing and jazz.
The Pretty RecklessThe Pretty RecklessThis New York-based four-piece band plays their rock originals.26th November 2014Wednesday 26th November 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
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The Pretty Reckless
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Rock
DATES  Wednesday 26th November 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
This New York-based four-piece band plays their rock originals.
Little DragonLittle DragonElectro-R&B and pop by the four-piece group who originate from Gothenburg, Sweden. With support from Nao.27th November 2014Thursday 27th November 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
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Little Dragon
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Electronica
DATES  Thursday 27th November 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
Electro-R&B and pop by the four-piece group who originate from Gothenburg, Sweden. With support from Nao.
MastodonMastodonA performance by the respected progressive metal band with support from Big Business, Krokodil.28th November 2014Friday 28th November 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
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Mastodon
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Heavy Metal, Gothic & Industrial
DATES  Friday 28th November 2014 - 7pm-11pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
A performance by the respected progressive metal band with support from Big Business, Krokodil.
Hollywood UndeadHollywood UndeadThis five-piece band from Los Angeles performs its own take on the rap-rock genre. With support from Icon For Hire.29th November 2014Saturday 29th November 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
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Hollywood Undead
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Hip Hop
DATES  Saturday 29th November 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
This five-piece band from Los Angeles performs its own take on the rap-rock genre. With support from Icon For Hire.
KasabianKasabianKasabianDecember sees Kasabian enjoy a short residency at Brixton Academy, with five sold out nights scheduled in as part of a 16-date tour. Ten years on from the release of their eponymous debut album, this year has been appropriately fruitful for the band, with a headline slot at Glastonbury, a historic hometown show at Victoria Park in Leicester and an 1st December 2014Saturday 6th December 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
Category: event
KasabianEditor's Top Pick - Recommended
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Kasabian
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Indie & Grunge
DATES  1st to 6th Dec 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
December sees Kasabian enjoy a short residency at Brixton Academy, with five sold out nights scheduled in as part of a 16-date tour. Ten years on from the release of their eponymous debut album, this year has been appropriately fruitful for the band, with a headline slot at Glastonbury, a historic hometown show at Victoria Park in Leicester and an ... More about this event
 
An Evening With Noel FieldingAn Evening With Noel FieldingThe Mighty Boosh co-creator heads out on his solo tour, combining stand-up comedy, animation, music and plenty of off-the-wall sketches.8th December 2014Monday 8th December 2014 Where:
Brixton Academy, 211  Stockwell Road      SW9 9SL
Category: event
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An Evening With Noel Fielding
event > Comedy > Alternative
DATES  Monday 8th December 2014 - 9pm
VENUE  Brixton Academy 
The Mighty Boosh co-creator heads out on his solo tour, combining stand-up comedy, animation, music and plenty of off-the-wall sketches.
 

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