02 Academy Islington
O2 Academy Islington
16 Parkfield Street
O2 Academy Islington is situated in the heart of North London. Formerly The Marquee Club, the 17,000 square foot purpose built venue, with a capacity of 800 is situated in the N1 Centre and ensures a superb diary all year round from internationally acclaimed artists and new talent.
The venue opened on Friday 19th September 2003 with US rockers Alkaline Trio, and was immediately followed by a staggering and diverse diary including Muse, The Cure and The Zutons.
In May-June 2008, O2 Academy Islington hosted 20 Sparks gigs, a unique concept of performing virtually all of the band’s albums.
O2 Academy Islington has hosted numerous exclusive events; in November 2004 it was the chosen venue for Eminem’s only European date of the year, in 2008 the mighty Def Leppard performed a special show and in 2010, rock royalty KISS played an intimate one-off gig here before their arena tour.
For bookings contact:
+44 0203 362 4110