Confirmed Foals announce headline show for BRITs Week Together With O2 For War Child

Foals announce headline show for BRITs Week Together With O2 For War Child
Photo: Patrick Gunning

The group will play O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on 17th February.

BRITs Week is back with loads of huge bands playing tiny shows across London this February. Raising money for War Child UK, the gigs will kick off on 8th February, running until the 22nd with the BRIT Awards ceremony on the 18th.

Following the release of the lineup - including Bombay Bicycle Club, Sigrid, and Bastille - last week, it has now been revealed that Foals will also be playing an extra special show at O2’s Shepherds Bush Empire on 17th February.

“It’s an honour to be playing a show in support of War Child and their vital work with children affected by war,” Yannis says. “One in six children around the world live in a conflict zone and we’re proud to be able to use our platform to bring attention to this cause. It’s going to be a special night.”

Tickets go on sale for O2 customers on Wednesday 22nd January, with general tickets available on Friday 24th January.

Check out the full list of acts performing below.

FEBRUARY

08 - Catfish and The Bottlemen, Exhibition London

10 - Yungblud, Camden Assembly

11 - Jack Savoretti, Omeara

12 - Declan McKenna, Islington Assembly Hall

13 - Louis Tomlinson, Scala

14 - Tom Walker, Omeara

16 - Sigrid, Omeara

16 - Bombay Bicycle Club, Bush Hall

17 - Gang of Youths, Omeara

17 - Foals, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire

19 - Tom Grennan, Bush Hall

21 - Nothing But Thieves, The Dome

22 - Bastille Reorchestrated, The London Palladium

WE’VE GOT A FAVOUR TO ASK

We’re often asked about you, our readers. So we’d really appreciate it if you’d offer up a bit of information about you, and your music-loving habits by filling in our 2019 readers’ survey.

Click here to reach the 2019 DIY readers’ survey.

(Don’t worry, none of what we’re asking for is personally identifiable - and no questions are compulsory.)

More like this