Virgin Records, the revolutionary British record label launched by Richard Branson in 1973 celebrates its 40th Anniversary this year.
To celebrate this landmark year a series of live shows will take place this autumn featuring some of the most prolific names in music past and present. The shows will happen at prestigious venues across London including Shepherds Bush Empire, KOKO, Brixton Academy and York Hall.
We’ve got a pair of tickets each to give away for:
11th November Martyn Ware Presents Heaven 17 + guests KOKO, London
12th November Jazzie B Presents Soul II Soul (full live set) KOKO, London
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Winners will be selected at random and notified via Twitter.
All the events to celebrate Virgin Records ‘40 years of disruptions’ will be supporting the charity, War Child. War Child protects children from the brutal effects of war and received the Special Recognition Award at this year’s BRIT Awards
The Virgin 40th Anniversary Live Celebrations will run over a month from mid-October to mid-November and the confirmed line-up so far is as follows:
03rd October Laura Marling York Hall, Bethnal Green
17th October Chvrches Shepherds Bush Empire
21st October Public Image Limited Shepherds Bush Empire
24th October Jake Bugg Brixton Academy
4th November Emeli Sandé, Professor Green, Naughty Boy KOKO
5th November Bastille, Josh Record KOKO
7th November Simple Minds KOKO
10th November Boy George KOKO
11th November Martyn Ware Presents Heaven 17 + guests KOKO
12th November Jazzie B Presents Soul II Soul (full live set) KOKO