The Week Ahead: Elton John, Björk, Paramore, Babyshambles, Jimmy Eat World and more

Posted: 27th August 2013
The week ahead from Monday 2nd Sep 2013 also features: Micky Flanagan, Badly Drawn Boy, Dinosaur Jr, Caro Emerald, BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park, Barking in Essex, Ian McNabb, Winery Dogs and more

Next week sees Bjork play her only UK date of 2013, bringing 'Biophilia' to London's Alexandra Palace, the now-recovered Elton John, playing London and Leeds, Paramore tour UK arenas, the return of Pete Doherty's Babyshambles plus Jimmy Eat World (new dates added!) and many more.

East end comedian Micky Flanagan is Back in the Game again with a lengthy UK tour, funny-man Lee Evans joins Sheila Hancock in Clive Exton's comedy 'Barking in Essex', the touring production of Carnaby Street hits the streets of the UK and much more.

Happy clicking!

All prices are exclusive of booking fees.

This week:

  • Tours and Concerts
  • Theatre, Comedy and Arts
  • Tours

    Elton John On 2nd and 12th September in London and Leeds from £65 some tickets available.
    Björk 'Biophilia' on 3rd September in London, from £65.
    Badly Drawn Boy on 6th September and 21st October in Manchester and London. Face value tickets now sold out.
    Paramore from 2nd to 28th September in Dublin, Manchester, Cardiff, Birmingham, London and more. Support from Charli XCX and Eliza and the Bear. Priced from £27.50 to £29.50.
    Jimmy Eat World from 5th September to 19th November in Birmingham, Dublin, Belfast, Glasgow, Newcastle, London and many more.
    Babyshambles 'Sequel to the Prequel' from 4th September to 21st October in Glasgow, Newcastle, Leeds, Manchester, London and many more from £23 to £25. Manchester and Glasgow now sold out, limited tickets available for London.
    Caro Emerald It's no shock that 'The Shocking Miss Emerald' sold-out her 2013 UK tour months ago. The tour takes in Sheffield, Liverpool, Salford, Gateshead, Glasgow and many more. She's back in 2014 to do it all again.
    Dinosaur Jr On 2nd and 3rd September in Cardiff and Liverpool from £18.50 to £20.
    Ian McNabb & Cold Shoulder from 7th September to 6th December in Manchester, Liverpool, Stockport, Nottingham, Lancaster and more from £10 to £16.
    The Winery Dogs are an American rock super-group, featuring Mike Portnoy, Billy Sheehan and Richie Kotzen. They play Islington on 5th September. Tickets available, costing £22.50.
    BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park Featuring Simple Minds, Smokey Robinson, Jack Johnson, Texas, Jamie Cullum and more. Tickets now sold out.
    BBC Proms in the Park Hyde Park hosts Joseph Calleja, Nigel Kennedy, Sir Terry Wogan, Dame Edna Everage and many more on 7th September. Sold out.

    Theatre, Comedy and Arts

    Micky Flanagan is 'Back in the Game' from 6th September in Ipswich, Plymouth, Bristol, Norwich, Hull and many more from £22.50. Limited tickets.
    Barking in Essex featuring Lee Evans and Sheila Hancock at Wyndham's Theatre in London from 6th September to 4th January 2014. From £22.50. Tickets available
    Inside Wagner's Head Simon Callow presents his new show as part of London's 'Deloitte Ignite' series from 3rd to 28th September in Covent Garden. Tickets available
    Much Ado About Nothing Starring James Earl Jones and Vanessa Redgrave from 7th September to 30th November at London's Old Vic. From £23.
    Carnaby Street tours the UK from 3rd September, playing in Milton Keynes, Woking, Southampton, Wimbledon, Torquay and many more from £14 to £31.
    Sally Morgan 'Psychic Sally on the Road' from 2nd September in Woking, Wimbledon, Grimsby, Kilmarnock, Edinburgh and many more from £22.50 to £35.
    Laugh Till It Hurts In aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, featuring Paul Tonkinson, Ava Vidal, Carey Marx, Paul Sinha on 2nd September at the Comedy Store. Just £13.
    Live at the Chapel Post-fringe Gala Bash, featuring Alex Horne, Colin Hoult, Claudia O'Doherty, Liam Williams and more on 7th September at the Union Chapel in Islington. Tickets cost £18 (£16 for concessions).
    Daniel O'Connell