Martha Wainwright †

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 15TH AUGUST 2013

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Martha WainwrightCanadian jazzy folk-rock singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright brings her expressive voice and arsenal of powerful songs to the Union Chapel on Thursday 15th August 2013. Part of a musical dynasty - parents Loudon Wainwright III and Kate McGarrigle are folk legends while brother Rufus has quite a following - Wainwright broke onto the scene with her eponymous debut album in 2005, which contained the angrily named single Bloody Mother F---ing A--hole (dedicated to Loudon himself). Her kookily titled second album, I Know You're Married But I've Got Feelings Too, proved Wainwright's stock was on the rise, with The Observer claiming the record represented "a sure-footed, emotionally engaging step up the ladder".

About Union Chapel

This Grade II listed building just south of Highbury Corner functions not only as a place of worship, it is also one of London's most unique and enchanting live music venues with a diverse and enticing list of upcoming events. There's something quite magical about this place and you will be hard pushed to find a more memorable location to listen to live music in London. More about Union Chapel

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £73† 34% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 11 minutes from Martha Wainwright
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
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60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 17 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £59† 34% off
Central Street, EC1V | 23 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Stand Up Tempest
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 17th Jul & 18th Jul and 9th Aug to 11th Aug 2016 - Various Times
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 3 minutes from Martha Wainwright
Gowild Theatre presents an exploration of Prospero's story of revenge, magic and mystery as one man performs a host of comic characters, weaving Shakespeare's language with ...More
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Melbourne Ska Orchestra
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Friday 5th August 2016 - 7pm
The Garage, 20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 3 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Thursday 18th August 2016 - 7pm
The Garage, 20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 3 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 3 minutes from Martha Wainwright
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit†pub that shares ... More
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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 3 minutes from Martha Wainwright
Now known as The Garage after a short spell as Relentless Garage, this gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with ... More
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Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Martha Wainwright
Opened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music ... More
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 2 minutes from Martha Wainwright
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
Angel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Islington Museum, Islington Town Hall, Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Canonbury Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Canonbury Place ISLINGTON, N1 | 4 minutes from Martha Wainwright
Early 16thC tower building with panelled rooms and good views of London from roof.... More
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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Martha Wainwright
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ... More
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Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
202 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Martha Wainwright
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
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Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Martha Wainwright
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ... More
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Gem
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
265 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Ziloufs
London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
270 Upper Street, N12UQ | 2 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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The Fish & Chip Shop
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
189 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Martha Wainwright
Since opening in June 2013, The Fish & Chip Shop in Islington has been giving diners an upmarket, quality fish 'n chippie. Owned by former CEO ... More
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Centre for Homeopathic Education
London > Education > Medical Schools
First Floor, 243 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from Martha Wainwright
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Islington Student Support Section
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Islington Education Service, Laycock Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Healthy Living Centre
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
282 St Paul's Road, N1 | 3 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Ayurveda Yoga Practice
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Healthy Living Centre, Highbury Corner, 282 St Paul’s Road, N1 | 3 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Islington Yoga
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142 B Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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The Duchess of Kent
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441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 5 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Martha Wainwright
Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
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The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
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209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Martha Wainwright
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ... More
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The White Swan
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255 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from Martha Wainwright
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Pisco Embassy
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176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Hoxley & Porter
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153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Union Chapel
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The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 1 minute from Martha Wainwright
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39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 2 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Union Chapel events

Sleeping With SirensSleeping With SirensAlt rock band from Florida., formed by members of For All We Know, Broadway and Paddock Park.2016-08-25T19:00:00+01002016-08-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
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Sam Beam & Jesca HoopSam Beam & Jesca HoopSam Beam, aka Iron & Wine, collaborates with the Californian musician Hoop to play a blend of folk and rock.2016-09-01T19:00:00+01002016-09-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop
Post Fringe Gala BashPost Fringe Gala BashTo celebrate the end of the Edinburgh Fringe, the Chapel plays host to an extraordinary line-up of comedians who appeared there this year.2016-09-24T18:30:00+01002016-09-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Post Fringe Gala Bash
Graham Parker And Brinsley SchwarzGraham Parker And Brinsley SchwarzA collaborative effort between the singer-songwriters, performing songs from all areas of Parker's career.2016-09-29T19:00:00+01002016-09-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Graham Parker And Brinsley Schwarz
Andreya TrianaAndreya TrianaAcoustic singer-songwriter from London, who fuses R&B and soul.2016-09-30T19:00:00+01002016-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Andreya Triana
Lloyd ColeLloyd ColeThe Buxton-born indie-rock singer-songwriter performs tracks from his back catalogue with specific focus on the years between 1983-1989.2016-10-03T19:00:00+01002016-10-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Lloyd Cole
Claudia AuroraClaudia AuroraSoulful Fado music from the Portuguese singer.2016-10-06T19:00:00+01002016-10-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Claudia Aurora
Alkinoos IoannidisAlkinoos IoannidisGreek singer-songwriter and performer, blending elements of classical, rock and byzantine influences.2016-10-20T19:00:00+01002016-10-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Alkinoos Ioannidis
Jarek NohavicaJarek NohavicaThe singer-songwriter and musician, hailing from the Czech Republic, performs folk material.2016-10-21T19:00:00+01002016-10-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Jarek Nohavica
An Evening With Alan BennettAn Evening With Alan BennettThe playwright, author and actor talks about his career.2016-10-26T18:15:00+01002016-10-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
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