Upcoming events

  • Goodbye To All That: Reflections on war from the Somme to Afghanistan

    3 Feb 2015

    Featuring Edna O'Brien, Andrew O'Hagan, Kate Tempest, Kamila Shamsie (compère) and more to be confirmed.

  • Luke Haines

    4 Feb 2015

    English musician, songwriter and author plays here for the first time.

  • Charlie Simpson

    10 Feb 2015

    Touring without his band for the first time, expect an intimate acoustic gig.

  • Luisa Omielan's Single Ladies Valentine's Ball

    14 Feb 2015

    Luisa will be performing 'Am I Right Ladies?!' followed by a DJ set by Olly Stock.

  • Dan Deacon

    16 Feb 2015

    A big player in the Baltimore underground music-scene, Dan Deacon brings his new contemporary classical sounds across the Atlantic for us to sample.

  • Alabama Shakes

    19 Feb 2015

    Their first gig in the UK for nearly two years, expect some serious Muscle Shoals-inspired action.

  • Earth

    20 Feb 2015

    Plus Black Spirituals and Don McGreevey and Rogie Small Duo.

  • Two Gallants

    25 Feb 2015

    To support their new album, 'We Are Undone', the duo will show off their balanced new tones from thrash blues to ballads.

  • Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness - Solo Performance

    28 Feb 2015

    The Something Corporate and Jack's Mannequin frontman performs his debut solo album.

  • Tokio Hotel

    6 Mar 2015

    Part of the Feel It All - World Tour 2015.

  • The Neal Morse Band

    7 Mar 2015

    Soloist Neal Morse has been on the prog-rock scene for 20 years but he's saved some of his best material for this hand-picked band!

  • Guardian Live: John Gray and Will Self - is free will an illusion?

    18 Mar 2015

    John's latest book, 'The Soul of the Marionette', will be available to purchase on the evening.

  • The Sun Ra Arkestra

    25 Mar 2015

    Under the direction of Marshall Allen.

  • Ward Thomas

    26 Mar 2015

    Twin sisters Catherine and Lizzy are part of the new wave of UK country talent.

  • The Last Podcast On The Left

    27 Mar 2015

    Hosts of popular comedy-horror podcast to stare into the abyss of Great Britain, Great Britain to stare back, laugh.

  • Mela Koteluk

    11 Apr 2015

    Polish indie-pop sensation Mela will be showing off her critcally acclaimed album 'Migracje' among other tracks.

  • Daniel Lanois

    14 Apr 2015

    One of the most distinctive and celebrated producers of his time and a gifted composer and solo artist performs his own material.

  • The Leisure Society

    15 Apr 2015

    After an amazing show at QEH last October, The Leisure Society hit Islington.

  • Colin Stetson and Sarah Neufeld

    17 Apr 2015

    The tireless duo Colin Stetson and Sarah Neufeld (Arcade Fire) treat us to a night of forward-thinking compositions.

  • Russian Circles

    21 Apr 2015

    Chicago's post-rock/experimental trio will be supported by Helms Alee.

  • Stornoway

    23 Apr 2015

    Oxford's distinctive indie folk quartet play in support of their forthcoming third album.

  • Stornoway

    24 Apr 2015

    The indie-folk quartet play a second night with us, showcasing their forthcoming album.

  • Dan Mangan + Blacksmith

    30 Apr 2015

    The Vancouver-based, two time JUNO Award winning artist comes to town in support of the Club Meds release.

  • And So I Watch You From Afar

    1 May 2015

    Belfast-based instrumental rock foursome ASIWYFA go on tour in support of new album.

  • Karnataka

    9 May 2015

    After a well-chosen re-formation, Karnataka are back! Expect great guitar solos from the prog-rock group.

  • Duke Special

    13 May 2015

    Duke Special and his band perform ‘Songs From The Deep Forest’ in its entirety.

  • Pokey LaFarge

    29 May 2015

    With a new album out on 7 April, expect a unique combination of jazz, ragtime, blues, country and swing.

  • Lene Lovich Band

    6 Jun 2015

    Legendary post-punk pop singer who influenced a generation of acts from Nina Hagen to Boy George, to Madonna to Dresden Dolls.

  • Agalloch

    11 Aug 2015

    Combining influences from a variety of musical genres into one brooding, colossal and cinematic sound.

  • Wishbone Ash

    3 Oct 2015

    Named the "Brightest Hope" in British prog-rock, Wishbone Ash return to Islington Assembly Hall

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  • Kele

    6 Feb 2015

    DJ, producer and lead singer of Bloc Party, Kele Okereke plays this show as part of the NME Awards Shows 2015.