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 April

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

Hollywood Undead at O2 Academy Brixton

Hollywood Undead at the Brixton Academy

23 Apr 2019 Rap-rock band Hollywood Undead are coming to the UK for a string of headline shows including the Brixton Academy
Tom Paxton at Cadogan Hall

Tom Paxton and The DonJuans

23 Apr 2019 Tom Paxton has got together with The DonJuans and decided to go out on tour together including one night at Cadogan Hall
Newton Faulkner at London Palladium

Newton Faulkner at the London Palladium

24 Apr 2019 Newton Faulkner will be playing one night at the London Palladium to support his new Best Of double album coming out
Kid Ink at The Forum

US rapper Kid Ink

24 Apr 2019 American rapper Kid Ink is coming over to the UK to play a string of live shows including one night in London at the O2 Forum Kentish Town
Dropkick Murphys at O2 Academy Brixton

Irish punk-rock band Dropkick Murphys

26 Apr 2019 The Irish punk-rock band Dropkick Murphys are well-known for their foot-stomping and fist-pumping live shows
Sarah Close at O2 Academy Islington

Sarah Close at the O2 Academy Islington

27 Apr 2019 Online sensation Sarah Close is coming to London in April and playing one night at the O2 Academy Islington
Jawbreaker at O2 Academy Brixton

Jawbreaker at the Brixton Academy

27 Apr 2019 Jawbreaker reformed in 2017 and this show at the Brixton Academy will be their first in the UK since their heyday in the 1990s
Kizz Daniel at Indigo

Kizz Daniel - No Bad Songz Tour

28 Apr 2019 Nigerian music star Kizz Daniel is bringing his No Bad Songz Tour over to London and playing a show at the Indigo
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
Pabllo Vittar at Heaven

Brazils Pabllo Vittar - NPN Tour

30 Apr 2019 Brazils favourite drag queen Pabllo Vittar is now a pop star and her NPN tour will be coming to London to play at Heaven in April
Michael Ball at London Palladium

Michael Ball at the Palladium

30 Apr to West End star Michael Ball will be appearing at the London Palladium to support his new studio album Coming Home To You

Music concerts in May

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

Richard Ashcroft at London Olympia

Richard Ashcroft (from The Verve)

4 May 2019 Richard Ashcroft from The Verve will be playing songs from his latest album Natural Rebel at London Olympia
Sticky Fingers at O2 Academy Brixton

Australian band Sticky Fingers

4 May 2019 Aussie rockers Sticky Fingers are bringing their world tour to the UK and playing one night at the O2 Academy Brixton
Imelda May at London Palladium

Imelda May - An Evening of Celtic Soul

6 May 2019 Join Irish singer Imelda May at the London Palladium as she plays songs by the likes of Van Morrison and The Chieftans
Drax Project at O2 Academy Islington

Drax Project at the O2 Academy Islington

8 May 2019 New Zealands Drax Project are coming over to London and playing one night at the O2 Academy Islington in May
Four Tet at Alexandra Palace

Four Tet - two nights at Alexandra Palace

8 to Four Tet will be taking over Alexandra Palace for two nights in May with a mesmerising display of light and sound
Dermot Kennedy at O2 Academy Brixton

Dermot Kennedy at the O2 Academy

8 May 2019 Irish singer Dermot Kennedy is returning to London to play his biggest-ever headline show in the UK at the Brixton Academy
Noel Gallaghers High Flying Birds at London Palladium

Noel Gallaghers High Flying Birds

9 May 2019 Noel Gallagher is promising to play some brand-new songs when he brings his High Flying Birds to the London Palladium in May
Chris Young at Eventim Apollo

Chris Young - Losing Sleep

9 May 2019 American country music star Chris Young will be bringing his Losing Sleep World Tour to the Hammersmith Apollo in May
Disturbed at Alexandra Palace

American rock band Disturbed

11 May 2019 American hard rock band Disturbed will be coming to London in May to play one night at Alexandra Palace
Lauren Daigle at O2 Academy Islington

Lauren Daigle - Look Up Child Tour

14 May 2019 Christian music singer Lauren Daigle has extended her world tour to include one more night at the O2 Academy Islington
Yizzy at O2 Academy Islington

Yizzy at the O2 Academy Islington

17 May 2019 Up-and-coming South London grime star Yizzy will be playing a headline show at the O2 Academy Islington in May
Specials at The Forum

The Specials - Encore

18 May 2019 The Specials are returning with their first new music for 37 years and will be playing it live at the O2 Forum in Kentish Town
Katherine Jenkins at London Palladium

Katherine Jenkins at the London Palladium

18 May 2019 Classical singer Katherine Jenkins is returning to the London Palladium to sing songs from her new album Guiding Light
Shalamar at Aldwych Theatre

1970s soul band Shalamar

19 May 2019 Soul band Shalamar are still touring with a couple of the original members from the 1970s and playing all their greatest hits
Howard Jones at London Palladium

Howard Jones at the London Palladium

25 May 2019 1980s synth pop star Howard Jones will be playing some tracks from his new album at the London Palladium in May
Yonaka at Heaven

Yonaka at Heaven

30 May 2019 Up-and-coming new band Yonaka have just released their third single and will be playing one night at Heaven in May to plug it
Eagle Eye Cherry at O2 Academy Islington

Eagle Eye Cherry at the O2 Academy

30 May 2019 Eagle Eye Cherry is back with a brand-new album - Streets Of You - and playing one night at the O2 Academy Islington

Music concerts in June

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

Muse at Olympic Stadium

Muse - Simulation Theory Tour

1 Jun 2019 Muse will be kicking off their Simulation Theory world tour at the Olympic Stadium with their first big London show for three years
Jools Holland And His Rhythm And Blues Orchestra at Hampton Court Palace

Jools Holland at the Hampton Court Festival

6 Jun 2019 Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra will be playing at the Hampton Court Palace Festival
Jacksons at Hampton Court Palace

The Jacksons at the Hampton Court Festival

7 Jun 2019 Legendary Motown band The Jacksons will be playing at this years Hampton Court Palace Festival
Woman To Woman at Cadogan Hall

Woman To Woman

7 Jun 2019 Judie Tzuke Beverley Craven and Julia Fordham will all playing together at Cadogan Hall as part of their joint Woman to Woman tour
Busted at Hampton Court Palace

Busted at the Hampton Court Festival

8 Jun 2019 Busted are back together and will be playing in the Base Court at this years Hampton Court Palace Festival
Caro Emerald at Hampton Court Palace

Caro Emerald at the Hampton Court Festival

12 Jun 2019 Caro Emerald will be playing in the Tudor Base Court at this years Hampton Court Palace Festival
Anne Marie at Eventim Apollo

Anne Marie at the Eventim Apollo

12 to Up-and-coming star Anne Maries headline tour of the UK will be coming to London in June for two nights at the Hammersmith Apollo
Deadland Ritual at O2 Academy Islington

Deadland Ritual at the O2 Academy

13 Jun 2019 Heavy metal supergroup Deadland Ritual will be hitting the road and playing one night at the O2 Academy Islington
Nile Rodgers And Chic at Hampton Court Palace

Nile Rodgers and CHIC

14 to Nile Rodgers and Chic will be playing two nights in the Tudor Base Court at this years Hampton Court Palace Festival
Brothers Osborne at O2 Academy Islington

Country music duo Brothers Osborne

14 Jun 2019 American country music stars Brothers Osborne will be playing a special headline show at the O2 Academy Islington in June
Tears For Fears at Hampton Court Palace

Tear for Fears at the Hampton Court Festival

18 to 1980s legends Tears for Fears will be playing a couple of nights at this years Hampton Court Palace Festival
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
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
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

Music concerts in July

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

Maps at Purcell Room

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
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
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
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

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

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
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

More Music concerts in 2019/20

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

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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
 
Nile Rodgers and CHIC Nile Rodgers and Chic will be playing two nights in the Tudor Base Court at this year's Hampton Court Palace Festival
Marc Almond & Immodesty Blaize The Apollo Nights Summer Series at the Eventim Apollo will include a meal by chef Bryn Williams and music by Marc Almond
Burt Bacharach & Joss Stone Enjoy a meal by top chef Bryn Williams, and then hear some music by Burt Bacharach and Joss Stone alongside a live orchestra
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