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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Caledonian Road Tube Station
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Elia Mews Car Park
17 minutes walk
Macclesfield Road NCP
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53 Upper Street, N1 | 11 minutes from Martha Wainwright
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Live Music, Choir....More
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Speaking In Shadows
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Sunday 11th December 2016 - 6pm
Martha Wainwright, 20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 3 minutes from Martha Wainwright
The Nuneaton-formed band offers its own brand of alternative rock....More
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London > Events > Comedy †Dates: Sunday 11th December 2016 - 8pm
Martha Wainwright, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 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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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
Pan-Asian Cuisine... More
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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
Stress is the blight of city life, but, thank goodness, these days there are a whole raft of aides and antidotes to help us survive. Yoga ... More
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
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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
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
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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The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 1 minute from Martha Wainwright
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Union Chapel events

Winter Warmers: The SnowmanWinter Warmers: The SnowmanLive Music, Choir.2016-12-11T14:00:00+00002016-12-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
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Free EventToday Only
Winter Warmers: The Snowman
Years & Years UnpluggedYears & Years UnpluggedYears And Years perform an unplugged concert in support of Shelter.2016-12-12T19:00:00+00002016-12-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
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Years & Years Unplugged
Seth LakemanSeth LakemanThe Dartmoor-born singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist performs contemporary folk.2016-12-13T19:00:00+00002016-12-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
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Seth Lakeman
Glenn Tilbrook: Best Of TimesGlenn Tilbrook: Best Of TimesGlenn Tilbrook, one of Britain's most cherished singers, guitarists and songwriters, embarks on a solo tour armed with ready wit, raucous vibes and a shed load of grin-inducing great songs.2016-12-15T19:30:00+00002016-12-15T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
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Glenn Tilbrook: Best Of Times
Slow ClubSlow ClubThe Sheffield-formed outfit of multi-instrumentalists Charles Watson and Rebecca Taylor performs its original indie-pop and folk-rock compositions.2016-12-16T19:00:00+00002016-12-16T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
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Slow Club
Daylight MusicDaylight MusicA relaxing session of music and cake featuring a diverse programme of artists.2016-12-17T12:00:00+00002016-12-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
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Daylight Music
Daylight Music - That Fuzzy Feeling 2Daylight Music - That Fuzzy Feeling 22016-12-17T12:00:00+00002016-12-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Daylight Music - That Fuzzy Feeling 2
Midge Ure: The Something From Everything TourMidge Ure: The Something From Everything TourThe elder statesman of pop, whose accolades include Ivor Novello, Grammy and BASCP awards, plays his original pop and electronic sounds.2016-12-17T19:00:00+00002016-12-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
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Midge Ure: The Something From Everything Tour
Daylight MusicDaylight MusicA relaxing session of music and cake featuring a diverse programme of artists.2016-12-17T12:00:00+00002016-12-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Daylight Music
Stick In The WheelStick In The WheelA raw and uncompromising London-based folk band. With support from MarisaJack&Davy.2016-12-18T14:30:00+00002016-12-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Union Chapel, † Compton Terrace† † † N1 2UN
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