A purpose built entertainment centre, the O2 Academy Islington is known for hosting a variety of live entertainment as well as club nights. With regards to music, the O2 Academy Islington is known for welcoming a huge variety of prolific rock and indie bands such as Bon Jovi, Fall Out Boy, the Cure, Muse, Biffy Clyro, Funeral For a Friend, KISS, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and the Script. It has also hosted artists from other genres, such as the incredibly famous rapper, Eminem, hip hop artist Tyler the Creator and pop singer JoJo. The O2 Academy Islington has also become known for its popular club nights, including the weekly pop and disco party, Club De Fromage.
Located in the N1 Shopping mall that is just off Upper Street in Islington, North London, the O2 Academy Islington is divided into two rooms; the main venue and the O2 Academy 2 which is just next door and has a smaller capacity. Managed by the Academy Music Group, the O2 Academy Islington is one of the smallest of the three four London Academy venues but still hosts an impressive array of high profile artists, boasting an incredible, intimate atmosphere.
21 Parkfield St, The Angel, London N1 0PS, Reino Unido, London1
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