5 GIGS YOU SHOULD SEE THIS WEEK, 8th- 15th May

This week includes a huge throwback gig from one of the biggest girlbands of our time, a couple of great dance gigs and a couple of guys who can work magic with a guitar. It's up to you which one you choose!

TLC, 9th May @ KOKO London

TLC have been ranked the greatest female group by VH1, and placed at number 12 on the list of 100 Greatest Women in Music. Their 1990's hits 'Creep,' 'Waterfalls,' and 'No Scrubs' are still played today and they are officially 90's royalty. If you want to take yourself back to the good ol' days, get tickets.

 

JONAS BLUE, 10th May @ Heaven

Jonas Blue is the genius songwriter and DJ behind hits 'By Your Side,' 'Perfect Strangers,' and the remix of Tracy Chapman's 'Fast Car' which flew to number one in 2015. He uses the vocal talents of Dakota, Raye and JP Cooper behind booming summer beats to create songs that now dominate the radio. Tickets are cheap and available here.

 

JOHN MAYER, 11th May @ The O2 Arena

John Mayer has had the hearts of thousands of music lovers for 15 years, releasing 15 albums during that time, jampacked with folk, country and singer songwriter ballads like 'Your Body Is A Wonderland' and a cover of Tom Petty's 'Free Fallin'. Tickets here.

 

Frank turner, 13th May @ Roundhouse, London

Turner began his career in a punk/ rock band, Million Dead, who parted ways in 2005, and he then fell victim to the beauty of folk and country sound, releasing an EP in 2006 and then the critically acclaimed 'Tape Deck Heart' in 2013, which included the well-liked single 'Recovery.' Catch him at the Roundhouse on the 13th.

 Click here for tickets.

 

JAMES HERSEY, 15th May @ the camden assembly

Austrian indie-pop artist has hits under his belt like 'Coming Over,' which was mixed by Dillon Francis and Kygo, and remixed by the likes of Tiesto. His vocals also feature on Filous' 'How Hard I Try.' He's now a staple of electro and indie-pop summer tunes, and he releases a new EP on May 5th, 'Pages.' 

Catch him live here.