Events in Swansea: music, pubs & bars

See link below for music events in Swansea

https://www.ents24.com/hub/search/near/Swansea/genre/music

 

 

Swansea Jazzland

St James Club, St James Crescent

Just a 20mins walk from our guesthouse

8pm - 11pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Swansea Grand Theatre

Just a 10min walk from our bed and breakfast

http://www.swansea.gov.uk/swanseagrandtheatre

01792 475715

 

 

Saturday and Sunday, 21st & 22nd April

Band Cymru: Ffeinal Band Ieuenctid Cymru 2018 Final

Great Hall, Swansea University, Bay Campus - 10mins drive from our guesthouse

 

A weekend of dazzling performances with the Great Hall staging the best of brass, wind and jazz bands in Wales.

 

A stunning display of talented youth musicians with performances from Band Jazz Tryfan, Cardiff and Vale Music Service Jazz Orchestra, Torfaen Youth Big Band and the Greater Gwent Youth Brass Band.

 

FREE  - available by telephoning 029 2022 3456 bandcymru@rondomedia.co.uk

 

Saturday 28th April

Paul Hopkins The Traveling Wilburys Experience 

Swansea Grand theatre - 10mins walk from our bed and breakfast

 

The 'Traveling Wilburys Experience' will take you on a journey through the story of the Wilburys, with expert narrative and Big Screen Action!

 

This 30th Anniversary Special is absolutely unmissable. Featuring tributes to Jeff Lynne, George Harrison, Tom Petty, Roy Orbison and Bob Dylan. All the Traveling Wilbury hits and classics are in the show, Handle with Care, End of the Line and many more. Totally unique to this production are five authentic Lookalike-Sound-alike's to this famous Supergroup, enabling the show to explore the Solo Hits of the band. Mr Blue Sky, Pretty Woman, Blowin in the Wind, Here Comes the Sun, and Runnin Down a Dream are just a few of the Million-Selling hits you'll hear throughout the show. This joyous, up-tempo feel-good celebration of classic pop music is guaranteed to give you a night to remember.

 

 

 

Saturday/Sunday, 25th & 26th May

BBC1 Biggest Weekend

Singleton Park - 20mins walk from our Bed and breakfast

 

Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran will headline a huge new festival taking place in Swansea in 2018. 

 

The BBC announced the massive music festival this morning.

 

Breaking the news on his Radio 1 breakfast show, Nick Grimshaw revealed that Swansea would be hosting the new event, called BBC Music's The Biggest Weekend.

 

Shortly afterwards, it was revealed that Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran, two of the biggest acts in the world, will be performing.

 

Sheeran is also playing four dates at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff in June .

 

Swansea's two-day music event will take place in Singleton Park on the last weekend in May - that's Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27 .

 

Ed Sheeran will headline on Saturday with Taylor Swift topping the bill on Sunday. People living in Swansea will get priority when it comes to buying tickets. There will be 26,000 tickets allocated to the Swansea event.

 

We're delighted to announce that Craig David, Jess Glynne, Years & Years, Wolf Alice, Niall Horan, J Hus and James Bay have joined the lineup!

 

Performing alongside Ed Sheeran on Saturday will be Sam Smith, George Ezra, Liam Payne, Sigrid and Mabel.

 

The new acts appearing with headliner Taylor Swift on the Sunday are Camila Cabello, Stefflon Don, Rita Ora and 30 Seconds to Mars.

 

 

Saturday 23rd June

The Killers

Liberty Stadium - 10mins drive or a 25mins bus ride from our Bed and breakfast

 

The Killers are an American rock band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2001 by members Brandon Flowers (lead vocals, keyboards, bass) and Dave Keuning (lead guitar, backing vocals). Mark Stoermer (bass, rhythm guitar, backing vocals) and Ronnie Vannucci, Jr. (drums, percussion) would complete the current lineup of the band in 2002. The band's name is derived from a logo on the bass drum of a fictitious band, portrayed in the music video for the New Order song "Crystal".

 

The band has released five chart topping studio albums: Hot Fuss (2004), Sam's Town (2006), Day & Age (2008), Battle Born (2012) and Wonderful Wonderful (2017). They have also released a B-sides and rarities compilation, Sawdust (2007); a live album, Live from the Royal Albert Hall (2009); a greatest hits album Direct Hits (2013); and a Christmas compilation Don't Waste Your Wishes (2016).

 

The Killers are seen as one of the biggest rock bands of the 21st century, and the most successful rock band to ever emerge from the state of Nevada, having sold an estimated 22 million records worldwide. They have also achieved worldwide success as a live band, performing in over 50 countries and on six continents, headlining venues such as Madison Square Garden and Wembley Stadium.

 

 

Saturday 7th July

LITTLE MIX

Liberty Stadium - 10mins drive or a 25mins bus ride from our hotel

 

THE LIBERTY STADIUM WILL PLAY HOST TO THE WORLD'S BIGGEST GIRL BAND, LITTLE MIX, IN JULY AS PART OF THEIR ‘SUMMER HITS TOUR 2018'.

The band will visit Swansea on Saturday, July 7.

 

The show will see Little Mix perform their greatest hits, including 'Touch', ‘Shout Out to My Ex’, ‘Black Magic’ and 'Wings'.

 

Little Mix have just released The Platinum Edition of their smash hit album 'Glory Days'. The original version of the album spent five weeks at the top of the UK album chart, surpassing any other album released by a female group this millennium and becoming the longest-reigning girl group No. 1 album since the Spice Girls’ debut 20 years ago.

 

They have continued their sensational run of hit singles in 2017 with smashes such as 'Touch', 'No More Sad Songs', 'Power' and 'Reggaeton Lento (Remix)'.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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