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The Eric Andre Stand Up Show

23 August // Anson Rooms

Comedian, actor and host of Adult Swim’s top-rated and most anarchic programme The Eric Andre Show travels to Europe to tear sh*t the f**k up.

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Daniel Sloss: X

02 October // Anson Rooms

Don’t miss Daniel Sloss: X’ , the stunning live show from Scotland’s internationally acclaimed and award-winning star of two global smash-hit Netflix specials ‘DARK’ & ‘Jigsaw’.

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03 October // Anson Rooms

Explosive improvisational hilarity throughout the night, with a dash of ethnic flare that will leave the audience in fits of laughter… especially when you add “A Pinch Of Basile”!

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Jo Whiley's 90s Anthems

04 October // Anson Rooms

Radio and TV legend Jo Whiley brings all the best tracks from the greatest decade with her legendary 90s Anthems event to the Anson Rooms.

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Gilles Peterson

05 October // Anson Rooms

We're very excited to announce the return of BBC 6 Music presenter, Worldwide FM founder and internationally renowned record connoisseur, Gilles Peterson.

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Bob's Comedy Fun House

10 October // Anson Rooms

ESDR Bristol presents Bob's Comedy Fun House. A feature length evening of comedy from the winner of RuPaul's Drag Race Season 8 and friends!

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25 October // Anson Rooms

Crosstown Concerts presents the return or Turnover plus Special Guests. 

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26 October // Anson Rooms

Chromatics is hitting the road for the first time in over five years. The group is bringing label mates Desire and In Mirrors for the Double Exposure Tour.

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The Cosmic Shed Present: Tron-Fest

2 November // Winston Theatre

The Cosmic Shed, voted one of The Guardian's favourite podcasts of 2018, is back with a new live event looking at the science behind classic science-fiction films.

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Palace + Special Guests

2 November // Anson Rooms

With the release of their sublime second albumn on the horizon (12th July) Palace are setting out on an Autumn tour with a stop here at the Anson Rooms. 

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European Outdoor Film Tour

03 November // Anson Rooms

No Script. No Actors. No Special Effects. This Is Real! The great outdoors packed into 120 minutes. The European Outdoor Film Tour (E.O.F.T.) 19/20 makes the hearts of open-air enthusiasts beat faster and is an inviting and exciting distraction from everyday life.

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Dan Cruickshank: A History of Architecture in 100 Buildings

12 November // Anson Rooms

Dan Cruickshank explores the most inspirational and characterful creations in world architecture in that unique, gently eccentric and donnish manner which has endeared him to millions on TV.

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Rock n Rumble

15 November // Anson Rooms

In Autumn 2017 Rock n Rumble will make it's raucous return! A challenge like no other. Seven weeks of professional training culminating in a live event. Overflowing with energy, here ensues a battle of Goodies vs. Baddies.

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Hawkwind: 50th Anniversary Tour

19 November // Anson Rooms

Hawkwind have announced a 50th Anniversary tour to accompany their concert at the world famous Royal Albert Hall, London in November. The legendary pioneers of space rock will be performing across the UK in celebration of half a century of their musical journey so far.

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From The Jam: Setting Sons 40th Anniversary Tour

29 November // Anson Rooms

From the Jam will tour their 4th studio album ‘Setting Sons’. The critically acclaimed album became a soaring commercial success, earning them their first top ten hit single - 'The Eton Rifles'.

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Ardal O'Hanlon: The Showing Off Must Go On 

06 December // Anson Rooms

Ardal O’Hanlon, star of Death in Paradise, Father Ted, and My Hero (BBC), continues to tour his acclaimed stand-up shows worldwide. Because he loves it. And it’s a compulsion. And the world is a funny place.

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08 Feb // Anson Rooms

Dutch symphonic rockers Delain have been releasing and performing their signature catchy melodic metal sound worldwide for over a decade now. The band is currently working on the follow up to their chart hitting Moonbathers, due 2019, and proving themselves to be one of the most productive bands in the game - Delain are now announcing an exciting new release date late 2018!

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