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A late night bar conversation between Sam Carter and Jim Moray (both BBC Folk Award winners in their own right) concluded in the forming of a gleefully raucous guitar band that plays traditional songs and tunes. False Lights are a folk rock group, formed in the spirit of the genre’s late-60s originators but informed by the music of Sam and Jim’s far more recent youth.Find out more »
The UK Pink Floyd Experience bring their 2018 European tour to The Apex! With over two and a half hours of songs from every iconic Floyd album, this show pleases Pink Floyd fans of all ages! The show features top-flight musicians, state-of-the-art sound and lighting and video projections.Find out more »
Multi-million selling soul band, The Real Thing, are ready to give their much loved disco inspired hits a new lease of life with an extensive UK tour. Featuring the group’s three original vocalists, along with their five-piece band, the trio deliver a funky show with a strong retro flavour, including their classic songs mixed with contemporary grooves.Find out more »
Tonight's performance of That'll Be The Day may have sold out, but fear not - the UK’s premier rock 'n' roll production will be returning to The Apex next year, with a brand new show! Highly acclaimed for its stunning live entertainment value, this is an outstanding celebration for all true fans of the golden era of popular music.Find out more »
This live band, led by ‘Catsuit Wonder Girl’ Janey Bombshell, take you on a foot-stomping, air-guitaring, pop-packed roller-coaster ride of 1970’s hits. From the towering might of Queen, Fleetwood Mac & ELO, the ‘pin-up pop’ of David Cassidy, David Essex and Donny Osmond, timeless classics by The Carpenters, 10cc and Elton John, to the glam-rocking sounds of Sweet, T.Rex, Mud and Suzi Quatro.Find out more »
A mischievous musical adventure for ages 6 and over, using playful storytelling and irresistible music to explore the ways in which people and friendships grow and change. TROUPE tell vivid, colourful stories full of energy, humour and emotion, using classical music, old and new. Two people find their world turned upside-down by the mysterious silence of an empty chair. Aided by the whirling Keeper of Noises, they gently get to grips with this puzzling object through music, poetry and on-stage…Find out more »
Michael Law’s Piccadilly Dance Orchestra celebrate their 30th Anniversary in 2018 by joining forces with Strictly Come Dancing singer Lance Ellington. As the finale to a swinging, humorous and tuneful show, The PDO and Lance team up for a grand finale of the music from Cole Porter’s High Society, including ‘Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?’, ‘Well Did You Ever?’, ‘Now You Has Jazz’ and ‘True Love’. An unforgettable entertaining evening of toe-tapping music from a lost, golden era of…Find out more »
Barry Douglas has established a major international career since winning the Gold Medal at the 1986 Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition in Moscow. Tchaikovsky - The Seasons Schubert - A Minor Sonata D537 Schubert - A Major Sonata D664Find out more »
Some of Ireland’s finest traditional musicians, fronted by one of the country’s best-known singers Cathy Jordan, Dervish have been bringing Irish traditional music to the world for more than 25 years. “If Dervish are in town – or anywhere remotely within reach – don’t dare miss them” (Chicago Herald).Find out more »
William Boyd will take to the stage to talk about his life as a creator of many fictions, including the publication of his first novel, 'A Good Man In Africa' in 1981 and an exclusive reading from his latest novel, 'Love Is Blind'. Boyd will tell stories about the inspiration for some of his most famous novels, his eleven-year lawsuit against his French publisher, the problems of trying to write a Bond novel and his collaboration with David Bowie.Find out more »
Following their shows tonight and tomorrow night, the world’s official No.1 Eagles tribute will return to The Apex in 2018 for two more outstanding shows - promising more of their trademark musical prowess, acute attention to detail, and incredible showmanship. Their longevity and continued international acclaim are due, in no small part, to their extraordinary mastery of the Eagles’ distinctive sound.Find out more »
A new show from the master of satirical comedy! As we divide each other up into more and more unpleasant categories of evil, it is time to establish, once and for all, what is good and what is bad. Who better to arbitrate in these challenging divisive times than Lucifer himself?Find out more »
Lindisfarne emerged from Tyneside in the 1970s and carved out a unique place for themselves as one of British rock’s most original bands. The original band called it a day in 2003, but now Lindisfarne are back with a classic six-piece line up of long-time members, fronted by original founder-member Rod Clements and Alan Hull’s son-in-law, Dave Hull-Denholm.Find out more »
Hal Cruttenden: Chubster Hal's literally filled our screens recently on Have I Got News For You, The Apprentice: You're Fired, Bake Off: Extra Slice, and Live at the Apollo. His daughters chose the title of his new stand-up show... he's now on a diet.Find out more »
Exit Stage Left, a tribute to the music of RUSH, will be playing at The Apex in Bury St Edmunds on October the 19th. This is a fantastic venue and we are so excited that we are going to be playing there for you. It's unlikely Rush will ever play live again and almost definitely not in the UK so come and join us ... We'd love to see you all there for a night of Rock Rush style !!!…Find out more »
Enjoy the music of The Moody Blues, in the company of a supergroup of legendary musicians, singers and songwriters. Drummer, Gordy Marshall, played with The Moody Blues for over 25 years. He is joined by incredible performers, drawn from a pool of equally-talented artists. “Let the legend live on" - Ray ThomasFind out more »
Woman to Woman sees a unique and timeless collaboration between three of the UK’s most celebrated female singer-songwriters. Judie Tzuke, Beverley Craven and Julia Fordham will be taking to the stage together to perform their classic hit singles and album tracks, alongside their sensational 5-piece band.Find out more »
The Royal British Legion invites you to come and be entertained by the Honington Voluntary Band and a Drumhead Service.Find out more »
Arrested Development are true trailblazers within hip-hop music. Since 1991 they've championed colourful sounds, while spreading a unique mixture of consciousness and musicality around the globe. They were acclaimed as one of the greatest hip-hop artists of all time by VH-1 and have received two MTV Awards.Find out more »
Among the most inventive and influential bands in the history of popular music, 10cc are one of the very few acts to have achieved commercial, critical and creative success in equal measure. Testament to 10cc's ongoing appeal, the band can count an array of fellow artists from Chrissie Hynde to The Feeling's Dan Gillespie and Axl Rose to Sophie Ellis Bextor among their millions of fans.Find out more »
A sublime, critically acclaimed and multi award-winning collaboration between two adventurous virtuoso musicians - Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora player Seckou Keita - delivering a stunning exhibition of world-class musicianship. Entrancing, mesmeric, intricate and ethereal, this is remarkable music and a thrilling live experience.Find out more »
Based on James Campbell's excellent Boyface books, this is a deliciously silly and wonderfully festive piece of musical theatre for children and their families. Boyface is a boy like any other boy, but more so. This Christmas, something terrible has happened - his friend Clootie has been kidnapped by Weird Clown Boy and the only way to get her back is by creating the most amazing Christmas jumper, ever...!Find out more »
Half gig, half dance show and half panto! Join the BBC award winning team of musicians and dancers for 150% of the very best festive live music, song and dance, featuring The Demon Barbers! “Some shows demonstrate great skill and technique, some offer strong musicianship, and some create the kind of atmosphere and energy that leaves you high on life. The Lock In does all three” - The ListFind out more »
Joe Stilgoe is an internationally acclaimed singer, pianist and songwriter with a rich musical heritage. He will play classics from the likes of Cole Porter and Louis Prima, plus hits from his critically lauded albums. Expect a mixture of virtuosic musicianship, breathtaking theatricality and interaction with the audience, combined with on the spot improvisation and wit.Find out more »
From The Jam is comprised of legendary former The Jam bassist, Bruce Foxton, vocalist and guitarist Russell Hastings, drummer Mike Randon and Andy Fairclough on Hammond and piano. The band will be celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Jam’s third studio album, 'All Mod Cons', playing it in it’s entirety.Find out more »
The Searchers have contributed enormously in establishing the UK as the world’s leading country in the music industry. They have now decided to retire and this Farewell ‘solo’ Concert will not only include all their famous hits, but also many album tracks and well-known favourites, as well as anecdotes and reminiscences of their remarkable career.Find out more »
European Union Chamber Orchestra with Peter Donohoe Acclaimed as one of the foremost pianists of our time, it is a pleasure to welcome Peter Donohoe for his first concert at The Apex alongside the European Union Chamber Orchestra. "I cannot imagine a living pianist capable of improving upon Donohoe's outstanding artistry" - Robert Matthew-Walker, Musical Opinion.Find out more »
Celebrating Bob Marley's birthday, Legend lovingly recreate Bob Marley & The Wailers in a full live evening show like no other band. Expect to hear all the greatest hits, including 'No Woman No Cry', 'Could You Be Loved', 'Three Little Birds', 'I Shot The Sherriff', 'Buffalo Soldier' and many more!Find out more »
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