O2 Academy Bristol

O2 Academy Bristol
O2 Academy Bristol
Frogmore Street, Bristol, Avon, BS1 5NA
  • Telephone 0844 477 2000
  • Box office times Mon–Sat noon–4pm.
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  • Website www.o2academybristol.co.uk
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Tucked away below the ice rink on Frogmore Street, O2 Academy Bristol hosts live alternative and indie music and club nights, and has hosted Zane Lowe and Bloc Party.

The nearest train station is Bristol Temple Meads, some 25 minutes away on foot. Car parking is available at Trenchard Street car park, directly adjacent to the venue.

  • Provides: Wheelchair access

Events at this venue

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2-Tone Tribute Tour

Special Kinda Madness and The Special Brew perform the music of The Specials, Madness and Bad Manners.

Sat 10 Jun

Bad Religion

The godfathers of California punk.

Wed 2 Aug

£20.50 / 0844 477 2000

Blackberry Smoke

The American band plays Southern rock and country-rock with hints of bluegrass.

Thu 6 Apr

£24.20 / 0844 477 2000

Chronixx

Hailing from Jamaica, the singer and artist performs reggae and dub numbers.

Sat 20 May

£29.35 / 0844 477 2000

Chronixx

Positive reggae sounds.

Sat 20 May

£25 / 0844 477 2000

The Cribs

The Wakefield-born Jarman brothers performs their energetic brand of indie-rock, with its strong post-punk and garage-rock influences.

Tue 16 May

£22.55 / 0844 477 2000

DJ Shadow

The American DJs play eclectic cut-and-paste hip-hop-influenced soundscapes.

Fri 6 Oct

£25.30 / 0844 477 2000

Dru Hill

R&B and soul from the 90s group.

Wed 11 Oct

£35 / 0844 477 2000

Fish

The ex-Marillion singer bids farewell to Childhood where he will play Marillion’s 1985 chart-topping album Misplaced Childhood in full for the very last time, ahead of releasing his final-ever album in 2016.

Wed 13 Dec

£30.80 / 0844 477 2000

Future Islands

Joyous electro and synth pop from the Baltimore trio.

Wed 3 May

£25.25 / 0844 477 2000

George Clinton

R&B legend George Clinton whose career has spanned 50 years and is credited with being a major innovator in sci-fi soul, rock and space funk beans down from the mothership with Parliament Funkadelic in tow.

Mon 15 May

£31.15 / 0844 477 2000

Giggs

One of the UK's fastest rising young rappers and grime MCs.

Sat 15 Apr

£18.45 / 0844 477 2000

Gogol Bordello

Eugene Hutz and his chaotic New York-formed collective perform their energetic brand of Gypsy-punk with a folk influence, including the hit Start Wearing Purple.

Tue 4 Jul

£25.95 / 0844 477 2000

Gogol Bordello

Gypsy punk band whose frontman Eugene Hutz was one of the stars of the Liev Schreiber-directed film Everything is Illuminated and also frugged with Madonna at Live Earth.

Tue 4 Jul

£25.36 / 0844 477 2000

Guns 2 Roses

Welcome to the botanic garden, baby; it's a Guns N' Roses tribute.

Fri 1 Sep

£14.30 / 0844 477 2000

Happy Mondays

Watch out, the gang's all back together. Madchester nostalgia reigns as the original line-up of The Happy Mondays returns.

Tue 14 Nov

£29.50 / 0844 477 2000

Hawkwind

Psychedelic hippie warhorses Hawkwind, still best known for the epic 'Silver Machine' and for having naked women fire-eating on stage with them.

Wed 24 May

£28 / 0844 477 2000

Insane Clown Posse

Chicago's cult hip hop duo, more famed for being controversial and having overly-devoted fans than their music. Get your Faygo ready, we guess.

Thu 16 Nov

£26.45 / 0844 477 2000

With Mushroomhead.

IRA

Polish rock band.

Sat 1 Apr

£29.25 / 0844 477 2000

Jax Jones

The South london producer and singer-songwriter performs his house material.

Fri 5 May

£5 / 0844 477 2000

The Jesus & Mary Chain

Psychedelic noise rock from the Scottish band formed by brothers Jim and William Reid in 1983 and still going strong following their 2007 reunion.

Wed 29 Mar

Kate Nash

Lo-fi singer-songwriter, who has charmed the masses with her kitchen sink observations, tours her latest album, Girl Talk.

Sun 6 Aug

£20.30 / 0844 477 2000

Keeping The Rave Alive

Hard beats and dance designed to keep the rave alive, well someones got to.

Sat 13 May

Lioness

Tribute to the soulful jazz sounds of Amy Winehouse performed by Emma Wright and band.

Fri 7 Apr

£13.80 / 0844 477 2000

Mayday Parade

Alternative rock, pop-punk and emo outfit from Florida.

Fri 29 Sep

£18 / 0844 477 2000

New Found Glory

American rock outfit who helped spearhead the second wave of pop punk in the 90s.

Thu 5 Oct

£26.30 / 0844 477 2000

PORT ERIN Ocean Grey Album Launch (The O2 Academy + The Hatter)

Port Erin homecoming 'Ocean Grey' album launch shows. Headline at The O2 Academy, Bristol (6.30pm) plus live after-show at The Hatter (11pm).

Protoje and the Indiggnation

Dub rock and reggae from Jamaica in the form of Protoje and the Indiggnation.

Wed 10 May

Purple Rain

  • 1984
  • US
  • 111 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Albert Magnoli
  • Cast: Prince, Apollonia Kotero, Morris Day

A talent for music is one thing, but when an aspiring singer, Apollonia, approaches The Kid (Prince) he discovers that talent alone isn't the only thing he desires.

Fri 15 Dec

£22.75 / 0844 477 2000

Purple Rain

A live celebration of the life, legacy and music of Prince.

Fri 15 Dec

£19.50 / 0844 477 2000

The Rag'n'Bone Man

Hip hop, soul, blues and funk from the London-based artist.

Tue 18 Apr

Fri 28 Apr

£14 / 0844 477 2000

Ramshackle

DJs Patrick Nazemi, Chezney and Midas provide house, dance and electro.

Fri 31 Mar

£4 / 0844 477 2000

An eclectic mash up featuring deep house, electro, dance and bass mixed by Guy Alderton and residents.

Fri 7 Apr

£4 / 0844 477 2000

An eclectic mash up featuring deep house, electro, dance and bass mixed by Guy Alderton and residents.

Fri 14 Apr

£4 / 0844 477 2000

An eclectic mash up featuring deep house, electro, dance and bass mixed by Guy Alderton and residents.

…and 6 more dates until 26 May

Sampha

Electronic music singer-songwriter and producer from Morden, South London.

Tue 28 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 2000

The Saw Doctors

Celtrock knees-up with one of Ireland's most successful bands.

Wed 19 Apr

£27.50 / 0844 477 2000

The Selecter and The Beat

A co-headline tour featuring the two of the original 2-Tone ska acts who both formed in the late 1970s.

Sat 8 Apr

Shed Seven

York indie rockers on a Greatest Hits Live tour.

Thu 14 Dec

£27.95 / 0844 477 2000

Skunk Anansie

Rock quartet Skunk Anansie are touring the UK promoting their album, Wonderlustre. The band was formed by Skin aka Deborah Ann Dyer who provides lead vocals. The rest of the band comes in the form of bassist Cass (aka Richard Keith Lewis), guitarist Ace (aka Martin Ivor Kent) and drummer Mark Richardson. The name of the…

Thu 25 May

£28.05 / 0844 477 2000

Sleaford Mods

Punk and electro band duo Nottingham.

Sat 28 Oct

£21.40 / 0844 477 2000

The Smyths

Accurate Smiths soundalike outfit on their Strangeways Here We Come tour

Fri 22 Sep

£15.45 / 0844 477 2000

Sparks - The Hippopotamus Tour

The artists who would come to be known for posterity as Sparks commenced inventing their often-copied, seldom-equaled brand of music back around 1970, when pop was young and brash and the Southern California airwaves awash with a contingent of post-British invasion inspirations like The Kinks, Barretts Floyd, and The…

Tue 26 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 2000

Stormzy

English grime and rap artist who won Best Grime Act 2014 at the MOBO Awards and was named in the BBC's Sound of 2015 list.

Fri 28 Apr

Sold out / 0844 477 2000

The Stranglers

The old punk warhorses play on without Hugh Cornwell. Expect classic hits from their back catalogue, such as 'Peaches', 'Golden Brown', 'No More Heroes' and 'Strange Little Girl'.

Thu 30 Mar

Sold out / 0844 477 2000

Sublime with Rome

Former Sublime bassist Eric Wilson and singer/guitarist Rome Ramirez.

Sat 12 Aug

£26.45 / 0844 477 2000

Twin Atlantic

Biffy and Dinosaur Jr references from the Glasgow alt.rockers who have honed their sound with radio friendly hit 'Heart and Soul'.

Mon 22 May

£21.85 / 0844 477 2000

Thu 11 May

£23.50 / 0844 477 2000

The Velvets

Velvet Underground tribute act.

Fri 15 Sep

£14.30 / 0844 477 2000

WASP

Blackie Lawless' once notorious full-on metal outfit whose name is an acronym for We Are Sexual Perverts.

Wed 25 Oct

£26.30 / 0844 477 2000

The Wedding Present

Perennially popular archetypal 80s indie stalwarts fronted by David Gedge head out on their Hit Parade tour.

Thu 15 Jun

£21.20 / 0844 477 2000

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