Big Big Train + Lazuli Prod Shot

Big Big Train + Lazuli

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Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 16 Jul 2020

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Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 16 Jul 2020
Exchange Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1UG
Thu at 19:30
For bookings of 10 or more please contact our group teams as below;
West End venues, Group Line 020 7206 1174 or email [email protected]
All other venues please call 020 7206 1179 or email [email protected]

BIG BIG TRAIN and LAZULI – SPEARHEADING THE NEW WAVE OF PROG

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Prog bands take a long time to come to fruition. Both Big Big Train and Lazuli have been around for a while, slowly building a dedicated following with their exciting and inspirational music. Like Steve Hackett’s staggeringly good performance on 2 November and Camel in 2018, both of these bands have an astonishing level of musicianship.

This date will also see the welcome return of Friars guitar legend Dave Gregory who previously played Friars with XTC. Dave guested on Big Big Train’s album ‘The Underfall Yard’ in 2009 and joined the band officially in 2011. The current band line-up is founder Greg Spawton (bass/keyboards), Nick D’Virgilio (drums), Rachel Hall (violin/vocals), David Longdon (vocals/flute/keyboards/guitar), Danny Manners (Keyboards/bass) and Rikard Sjoblom (keyboards/guitars). They performed their first gigs in 17 years in 2015 at King’s Place London which was awarded ‘Event of the Year’ by Prog magazine. Since then the band have been playing larger and larger venues. Their 2019 album ‘Grand Tour’ came flying in to the UK Top 40 and was voted ‘Album of The Year’ by Prog Magazine.

Special guests will be Lazuli from the South of France who have their own growing following. Somewhere between rock, prog, world music, poetry and travel the music of Lazuli’s songs are canvases on which they mix colours to paint their own world. Lazuli have toured with Aylesbury legend Fish. Fish guitarist and local legend Robin Boult says that they are sensationally good and remain very French even in their playing. Expect a mass marimba solo at the end of the set.

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Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Exchange Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1UG
Aylesbury
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15 mins after the final performance commences, Sat 10:00 – 15 mins after the final performance commences, on no show days 1 hour before curtain up on morning performances, and 2 hours before curtain up on Sundays and Bank Holidays.
The Box Office is situated in the main foyer of the theatre and remains open until 15 minutes after the performance commences. On performance days, the Box Office opens on Saturdays at 12:00 and two hours prior to show time on Sundays and Bank Holidays.
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There is a bar on every level of the theatre, including a private bar in our Cartwright Room and Second Space.
The theatre cloakroom is located in the Stalls foyer; items can be stored in the cloakroom for £1. ATG Theatre Card members have free use of the cloakroom.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre can be found in the heart of Aylesbury. The theatre has attracted international interest in the world of construction and boasts a dynamic programme of electrifying West End productions, unparalleled comedy and the best children’s shows. The multi-functional venue can accommodate conferences, meetings and live screenings.

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Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Thu 16 Jul 2020
Exchange Street, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1UG
Thu at 19:30
For bookings of 10 or more please contact our group teams as below;
West End venues, Group Line 020 7206 1174 or email [email protected]
All other venues please call 020 7206 1179 or email [email protected]