The Hampton Court Palace Festival has another fantastic line-up, set against the backdrop of the Tudor Base Court.
If you were a kid on the 1980s then you'll definitely remember these guys... Everybody Wants To Rule The World and Seeds of Love are two of those tunes that define a decade. If you stick those on then you're immediately transported back to your youth. Unfortunately it also heralded the break-up of the band until Roland and Curt finally made up in 2004.
2013 saw their first new music together for 25 years, and six years later here they are... playing a couple of nights together at Hampton Court.
If you arrive early then you'll be able to enjoy some pre-show food in the East Front Gardens (from 5.30 PM). They'll be plenty of street food stalls and open-air bars around the waterside gazebos. You can even buy yourself a Fortnum & Mason picnic hamper filled with seasonal ingredients from Fortnum's famous Food Halls.
> Craig’s review of Hampton Court Palace – “If you grew up within ten miles of Hampton Court Palace then this place was your educational day out. This is how they'd teach you some British history. They'd cram fifty kids into a big bus and then make you troop around the grounds for two hours counting up the Tudor chimneys (because every single chimney is different, you see -- and if you came here ten thousand ti… continued”
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
The Jacksons at the Hampton Court Festival – 7 Jun 2019 – Legendary Motown band The Jacksons will be playing at this year's Hampton Court Palace Festival
Busted at the Hampton Court Festival – 8 Jun 2019 – Busted are back together and will be playing in the Base Court at this year's Hampton Court Palace Festival
Caro Emerald at the Hampton Court Festival – 12 Jun 2019 – Caro Emerald will be playing in the Tudor Base Court at this year's Hampton Court Palace Festival
Drax Project at the O2 Academy Islington – 8 May 2019 – New Zealand's Drax Project are coming over to London and playing one night at the O2 Academy Islington in May
Four Tet — two nights at Alexandra Palace – 8 to 9 May 2019 – Four Tet will be taking over Alexandra Palace for two nights in May with a mesmerising display of light and sound
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
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