Barry Adamson: The Multi-Instrumentalist on Tour

Renowned musician, composer, writer, photographer, and filmmaker Barry Adamson brings his boundless creativity to Europe for three captivating concerts in June 2024. Adamson’s illustrious career spans a remarkable spectrum, from his time with Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds and Magazine to his groundbreaking solo work and acclaimed soundtrack contributions.

A Pioneer of Versatility

Adamson’s musical versatility knows no bounds. He effortlessly blends elements of atmospheric soundtracks, acid jazz, art-rock, trip-hop, dark wave, and much more. His sonic explorations have captivated audiences worldwide and garnered him critical acclaim and a devoted fan base.

A Legacy of Cinematic Collaboration

Adamson’s talents extend beyond music. He has collaborated with renowned filmmakers such as Derek Jarman, David Lynch, Oliver Stone, Danny Boyle, and Atticus Ross. His work on soundtracks and sound design has further solidified his reputation as a master of sonic storytelling.

Solo Success and Recognition

Adamson’s solo career has yielded nine studio albums and numerous EPs, showcasing his unique blend of experimentation and narrative storytelling. His 1992 album “Soul Prison” was nominated for the Mercury Music Prize, further underscoring his artistic prowess.

Tour: A Celebration of Musical Mastery

Adamson’s upcoming tour promises an unforgettable experience featuring tracks from his latest album, due for release in May 2024, as well as beloved classics from his extensive repertoire.


Wed 22 May 2024 Bristol Strange Brew
Thurs 23 May Brighton Komedia Studio
Fri 24 May London The Jazz Café
Sat 25 May Hertford Hertford Corn Exchange
Wed 29 May Manchester Deaf Institute
Thurs 30 May Leeds Brudenell Social Club
Fri 31 May Glasgow King Tuts
Sat 1 June Newcastle Think Tank?
Mon 3 June Amsterdam Paradiso Noord
Wed 5 June Paris La Boule Noire
Thurs 6 June Antwerp Rock Lobster
Fri 7 June Brussels Chez PIAS (Free Show)
Sun 9 June Hamburg Nochtspeicher
Mon 10 June Dusseldorf Zakk
Wed 12 June Berlin Privatclub
Fri 14 June Barcelona La (2) De Apolo

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