Music concerts in London

The O2 Arena is London’s best music venue. They hold big concerts at the SSE Arena (Wembley Arena), Eventim Apollo (Hammersmith Apollo) and Brixton Academy as well. Other live music venues include the Kentish Town Forum, Camden Roundhouse, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, O2 Academy and Royal Albert Hall

Music concerts in June

Our pick of the best music concerts in London during the month of June

Simon And Garfunkel Story at Lyric Theatre

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

29 Apr to The Simon & Garfunkel Story celebrates their 50th anniversary using live music and original film footage from the 1960s
Curtis Stigers at Ronnie Scott’s

Curtis Stigers - six nights at Ronnie Scotts

18 to Curtis Stigers will be coming to London in June to play six nights of sax and jazz at Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club
Kylie Minogue at Hampton Court Palace

Kylie at the Hampton Court Festival

20 to Kylie Minogue will be playing the final two nights of this years Hampton Court Palace Festival in Henry VIIIs Tudor Base Court
Nick Lowe at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Nick Lowes Quality Rock & Roll Revue

20 Jun 2019 Nick Lowe will be playing songs from his new EP Tokyo Bay with support from instrumental band Los Straitjackets
Metallica at Twickenham Stadium

Metallicas Worldwired Tour

20 Jun 2019 Heavy metal band Metallica are coming to London in June when their Worldwired Tour stops for one night at Twickenham Stadium
Foals at Alexandra Palace

Foals - Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost

21 Jun 2019 Foals European tour will be coming to London in June to plug their new album Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost
Daddy Yankee at O2 Arena

Daddy Yankee - The King of Reggaeton

22 Jun 2019 The King of Reggaeton is coming to London in the summer when Daddy Yankee plays one night at the O2 Arena
Quincy Jones at O2 Arena

Quincy Jones - Off The Wall Thriller Bad

23 Jun 2019 Quincy Jones will be presenting an evening devoted to three Michael Jackson albums - Off The Wall Thriller and Bad
Beach Boys at Royal Albert Hall

Mike Loves Beach Boys

24 to Whats left of the Beach Boys will be playing two nights at the Royal Albert Hall led by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston
Gladys Knight at Royal Albert Hall

Gladys Knight at the Royal Albert Hall

26 to Soul star Gladys Knight is coming to the Royal Albert Hall to play classic tracks like Midnight Train To Georgia
Lukas Nelson at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real

27 Jun 2019 Willie Nelsons son Lukas Nelson will be playing one night at the O2 Shepherds Bush Empire with his band Promise of the Real
Tony Bennett at Royal Albert Hall

Tony Bennett at the Royal Albert Hall

28 to Tony Bennett was around in the 1960s Rat Pack era and hes still packing out the Royal Albert Hall in his nineties
Tash Sultana at Alexandra Palace

Tash Sultana - Flow State World Tour

28 Jun 2019 Tash Sultanas European tour is coming to Alexandra Palace in June to support her debut album Flow State
Weezer at O2 Academy Brixton

Weezer at the Brixton Academy

29 Jun 2019 American indie band Weezer will be coming to the Brixton Academy in June to support their new Black Album
Live at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

LIVE - O2 Empire

30 Jun 2019 American rock band LIVE are coming over to the UK in June with some new music and playing one night at the O2 Empire Shepherds Bush

Music concerts in July

Our guide to the best pop and rock concerts taking place in London during July

Jeff Goldblum at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Jeff Goldblum playing jazz music

1 Jul 2019 Hollywood actor Jeff Goldblum will be coming to the O2 Empire in Shepherds Bush to play some music with his jazz band
Il Divo at Royal Albert Hall

Il Divo - Timeless

2 Jul 2019 The good-looking pop opera boys from Il Divo are bringing their Timeless world tour to the Royal Albert Hall for one night in July

Maps (aka James Chapman)

3 Jul 2019 Ten years after his Mercury Music Prize nomination James Chapman is back at the Purcell Room with his brand-new studio album
Bros at O2 Academy Brixton

BROS - Coming Home

5 Jul 2019 Matt and Luke Goss (aka Bros) are Coming Home to South London for a huge show at the O2 Academy Brixton in the summer
British Summer Time Hyde Park at Hyde Park

British Summer Time Festival in Hyde Park

5 to Headline acts for this years British Summer Time Festival includes Robbie Williams and Florence + The Machine
Wireless Festival at Finsbury Park

Wireless Festival in Finsbury Park

5 to The Wireless Festival is coming back to Finsbury Park in the summer for three more days of music
Julian Clary at Ronnie Scott’s

Ian Shaw & Julian Clary - Pride 2019

6 Jul 2019 Julian Clary will be appearing with jazz singer Ian Shaw and the London Gay Big Band to support Pride 2019 at Ronnie Scotts
Kiss at O2 Arena

KISS - The Final Tour Ever

11 Jul 2019 The legendary rock n roll band KISS are calling it a day with their final EVER tour which will be landing at the O2 Arena in July
Lovebox Festival at Gunnersbury Park

LOVEBOX Festival in Gunnersbury Park

12 to The Lovebox Festival is returning to Gunnersbury Park in the summer for another great weekend of music
Rick Wakeman at Royal Festival Hall

Rick Wakeman - Journey to the Centre of the Earth

13 to Rick Wakeman will be coming to the Royal Festival Hall to give his last performance of the epic rock piece
Macy Gray at Ronnie Scott’s

Macy Gray at Ronnie Scotts

15 to American singer Macy Gray will be coming over to London in July to play a couple of nights at Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club
Burt Bacharach And Joss Stone at Eventim Apollo

Burt Bacharach & Joss Stone

16 to Enjoy a meal by top chef Bryn Williams and then hear some music by Burt Bacharach and Joss Stone alongside a live orchestra
George Benson at Eventim Apollo

George Benson at the Eventim Apollo

18 to The Apollo Nights Summer Series will include a meal by top chef Bryn Williams and music by R&B legend George Benson
Marc Almond at Eventim Apollo

Marc Almond & Immodesty Blaize

20 Jul 2019 The Apollo Nights Summer Series at the Eventim Apollo will include a meal by chef Bryn Williams and music by Marc Almond
Gomez at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Gomez - Liquid Skins 20th anniversary

21 Jul 2019 Indie rock band Gomez will be playing songs from their old album Liquid Skin at the O2 Empire to mark its 20th anniversary
Jenny Lewis at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Jenny Lewis at the O2 Empire

25 Jul 2019 Jenny Lewis is coming over to the UK with a brand-new album and will be playing one night at the O2 Empire Shepherds Bush
Lucinda Williams at Barbican Hall

Country music star Lucinda Williams

27 Jul 2019 Lucinda Williams will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of Car Wheels On A Gravel Road by playing the classic album in full

Music concerts in August

Enjoy a night out in August with tickets to one of these live music gigs

Nile Rodgers And Chic at Royal Festival Hall

Nile Rodgers and CHIC

3 Aug 2019 Seventies music legend Nile Rodgers and CHIC will be playing live at the Royal Festival Hall in a special show for Meltdown
Skunk Anansie at O2 Academy Brixton

Skunk Anansie at the Brixton Academy

17 Aug 2019 Skunk Anansie are still touring off the back of Anarchytecture and you can hear it at the Brixton Academy in August
Ariana Grande at O2 Arena

Ariana Grande - Sweetener Tour

17 to Ariana Grande will be playing three nights at The O2 when her Sweetener World Tour comes to London in the summer
Eels at Eventim Apollo

Eels at the Eventim Apollo

21 Aug 2019 Mark Everetts Eels will be coming to London in the summer and playing one night at the Hammersmith Apollo

Music concerts in September

If you’re visiting London in September book yourself a ticket to a music concert

Sunidhi Chauhan at Indigo

Bollywood star Sunidhi Chauhan

7 Sep 2019 Big Bollywood star Sunidhi Chuahan is returning to the UK this September and playing one night at the Indigo
Edwyn Collins at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Edwyn Collins at the O2 Empire

12 Sep 2019 Edwyn Collins will be playing songs from his brand-new album Badbea when he comes to the O2 Shepherds Bush Empire

Khalid - Free Spirit World Tour

17 to Khalid will be playing two nights at the O2 Arena when his Free Spirit World Tour comes to London in September
Julia Michaels at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Julia Michaels at the O2 Empire

17 Sep 2019 Julia Michaels will be playing a string of dates in the UK including one night in London at the O2 Empire Shepherds Bush
Bonnie Tyler at London Palladium

Bonnie Tyler at the London Palladium

18 Sep 2019 Bonnie Tyler is back with a brand-new album and will be playing her first headline show for more than four years at the Palladium
Aled Jones And Russell Watson at London Palladium

Aled Jones & Russell Watson

21 Sep 2019 Two of Britains favourite classical music stars will be coming to the London Palladium in September for their joint In Harmony Tour
Alexander O Neal at Indigo

1980s soul star Alexander ONeal

27 Sep 2019 Alexander ONeal was one of the eighties biggest R&B stars and you can hear him play at the Indigo in September
Belinda Carlisle at London Palladium

Belinda Carlisle at the Palladium

27 Sep 2019 Transport yourself back to the 1980s when Belinda Carlisle plays one night at the London Palladium in September
Ashley Mcbryde at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Country music star Ashley McBryde

27 Sep 2019 Ashley McBryde will perform her biggest-ever headline show in the UK at the O2 Empire Shepherds Bush
Wilco at Eventim Apollo

Wilco at the Eventim Apollo

28 Sep 2019 Wilco are hitting the road in the autumn for a European tour that will come to London and take in one night at the Hammersmith Apollo
Hozier at London Palladium

Hozier - Five nights at the Palladium

30 Sep to Hozier will be playing songs from his new album Wasteland Baby during a run of five nights at the London Palladium

Music concerts in October

Here are some great music gigs if you’re planning a night out in London during October

Alice Cooper at O2 Arena

Alice Cooper - Ol Black Eyes Is Back

10 Oct 2019 Ol Black Eyes Is Back is back in London and will be bringing his brand-new show to the O2 Arena for one night in October
Chris De Burgh at Royal Albert Hall

Chris de Burgh - Classic Albums Tour

11 Oct 2019 Chris de Burgh will be playing his two albums Into The Light and Moonfleet & Other Stories back-to-back in their entirety

Brad Paisley at the O2 Arena

12 Oct 2019 American country music star Brad Paisley will be coming back to London this October and playing one night at the O2 Arena
John Mayer at O2 Arena

John Mayer at the O2 Arena

13 to American singer-songwriter John Mayer will be coming to London in October and playing two nights at the O2 Arena
Royal Albert Hall

Symphonic Queen at the Royal Albert Hall

15 Oct 2019 Symphonic Queen will feature some of Queens best-loved tracks re-worked by a live orchestra alongside a spectacular lightshow
Royal Albert Hall

50th anniversary of Abbey Road And Let It Be

17 Oct 2019 Hear the songs from Abbey Road and Let It Be performed by The Bootleg Beatles and Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
Midge Ure at London Palladium

Midge Ure - Vienna & Visage 1980s Tour

18 Oct 2019 Midge Ure and the Band Electronica will be revisiting the 1980s to play songs from their Vienna and Visage albums
Angie Stone at Indigo

Angie Stone at the Indigo

19 Oct 2019 The Grammy nominated R&B star Angie Stone will be coming to London this October and playing one night at the Indigo
Cher at O2 Arena

Cher - Here We Go Again

20 to Cher will be playing her first live shows in the UK for over 14 years when she plays a couple of nights at the O2 Arena
Kiefer Sutherland at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Kiefer Sutherland (Jack Bauer from 24)

22 Oct 2019 Kiefer Sutherland from TVs 24 is coming to the O2 Empire to play songs from his new album Reckless & Me
Conor Maynard at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Conor Maynard at the O2 Empire

24 Oct 2019 Conor Maynard will be playing one night at the O2 Empire Shepherds Bush in October as part of of his autumn headline tour
Charles Esten at Royal Albert Hall

Charles Esten (from TVs Nashville)

27 Oct 2019 Country music star Charles Esten (aka Deacon Claybourne from TVs Nashville) will be coming to the Royal Albert Hall in October
Indigo Girls at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Indigo Girls at the O2 Empire

28 Oct 2019 Female rock duo Indigo Girls will be coming to London in October and playing one night at the O2 Empire Shepherds Bush
James Morrison at Royal Festival Hall

James Morrison at the Royal Festival Hall

29 Oct 2019 James Morrison will be playing songs from his new album Youre Stronger Than You Know at the Royal Festival Hall
Little Mix at O2 Arena

Little Mix - The LMS Tour

31 Oct to Little Mix will be playing a run of five nights at the O2 Arena in October and November as part of their LMS UK & Ireland arena tour
Lisa Stansfield at Royal Albert Hall

Lisa Stansfield - Affection Tour

31 Oct 2019 Lisa Stansfield is celebrating the 30th anniversary of her original debut album Affection by taking it back out on tour

More Music concerts in 2019/20

Here are some more upcoming concerts in London, for people who like to book ahead

A Ha at Royal Albert Hall

An acoustic evening with A-Ha

5 Nov 2019 Norwegian band A-ha are back at the Royal Albert Hall and playing their debut album Hunting High And Low in its entirety
Celtic Woman at London Palladium

Celtic Woman at the London Palladium

12 Nov 2019 Celtic Woman will be celebrating Irelands rich musical heritage when they come to the London Palladium in November
Jools Holland And His Rhythm And Blues Orchestra at Royal Albert Hall

Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

15 to Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra will be playing two nights at the Royal Albert Hall
Marillion at Royal Albert Hall

Marillion at the Royal Albert Hall

18 to Marillion will be playing two nights at the Royal Albert Hall in November to mark Steve Hogarths thirty years with the band
Nilufer Yanya at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Nilufer Yanya at the O2 Empire

19 Nov 2019 Nilufer Yanya will be supporting the release of her debut album with a headline show at the O2 Empire Shepherds Bush
Sophie Ellis Bextor at London Palladium

Sophie Ellis-Bextor

20 Nov 2019 Hear Sophie Ellis-Bextor performing orchestral versions of her best tunes when she plays one night at the London Palladium in November
Billy Bragg at Islington Assembly Hall

Billy Bragg - One Step Forward Two Steps Back

21 to Billy Braggs One Step Forward Two Steps Back tour will see him playing a different set on each of the three nights
Yungblud at O2 Academy Brixton

Yungblud at the O2 Academy

21 Nov 2019 See one of Yungbluds high-energy and passionate performances when he plays the O2 Brixton Academy in November
Maverick Sabre at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Maverick Sabre at the O2 Empire

22 Nov 2019 London-born rapper Maverick Sabre will be coming home in November to play one night at the O2 Empire in Shepherds Bush
Jade Bird at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Jade Bird at the O2 Empire

27 Nov 2019 Jade Bird will be supporting the release of her debut album with a headline show at the O2 Empire Shepherds Bush
Lumineers at O2 Arena

The Lumineers at the O2 Arena

27 Nov 2019 The Lumineers world tour will take them across America and Europe and stop off for one night at the O2 Arena in November
Fontaines Dc at The Forum

Irish punk band Fontaines DC

27 Nov 2019 Dublin punk band Fontaines DC will be coming over to London in November to support their hotly-anticipated debut album
Halestorm at Alexandra Palace

Halestorm at Alexandra Palace

28 Nov 2019 American band Halestorm will be playing one night at Alexandra Palace in November to support their album Vicious
Steve Hackett at Eventim Apollo

Steve Hackett - Selling England By The Pound

29 Nov 2019 Steve Hackett will be playing some brand-new solo songs at the Apollo plus a Genesis album in its entirety
Elvis In Concert at O2 Arena

Elvis Presley in Concert

1 Dec 2019 Watch the King Elvis Presley performing on a big screen at The O2 accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
Parov Stelar at O2 Academy Brixton

Parov Stelar at the Brixton Academy

4 Dec 2019 Master of sampling Parov Stelar is returning to London in December for a live show at the Brixton Academy
Pete Tong at O2 Arena

Pete Tong presents Ibiza Classics

13 to Pete Tong will be taking some classic club tracks from Ibiza and reworking them for a 65-piece orchestra at the O2 Arena
The Dualers at Indigo

Ska band The Dualers

14 Dec 2019 The Dualers are one of the most successful reggae and ska bands around and you can hear them when they play the Indigo in December
Paper Kites at Islington Assembly Hall

The Paper Kites at Islington Assembly Hall

15 Dec 2019 Aussie indie band The Paper Kites are coming to London in December and playing one night at the Islington Assembly Hall
Rod Stewart at O2 Arena

Rod Stewart - Two nights at The O2

17 to Rod Stewart is back at the O2 Arena when his biggest-ever UK tour comes to London for two nights this Christmas
G4 at Cadogan Hall

G4 at Christmas

28 Dec 2019 G4s special Christmas show will be coming to Cadogan Hall in December when theyll play all your festive favourites in a seasonal setting
Country To Country Festival at O2 Arena

C2C - Country To Country Festival

13 to The C2C Country To Country Festival is back at The O2 with three nights of music by the worlds biggest country music stars
Louise at O2 Empire Shepherd’s Bush

Louise (from Eternal)

26 Mar 2020 Eternals Louise is setting off on a headline tour to plug her new album which includes one night at the O2 Empire Shepherds Bush in March
Zucchero at Royal Albert Hall

Zucchero at the Royal Albert Hall

10 to Italian superstar Zucchero is coming over to the UK in June and will be performing two nights at the Royal Albert Hall
Elton John at O2 Arena

Elton John - Farewell Yellow Brick Road

4 Nov to Elton Johns three-year retirement tour will see him play a run of five nights at the O2 Arena in November and December
 
Ariana Grande: Sweetener Tour Ariana Grande will be playing three nights at The O2 when her Sweetener World Tour comes to London in the summer
Edwyn Collins at the O2 Empire Edwyn Collins will be playing songs from his brand-new album Badbea when he comes to the O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire
LOVEBOX Festival in Gunnersbury Park The Lovebox Festival is returning to Gunnersbury Park in the summer for another great weekend of music
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