Madness is a band that began its career during that 1970’s, and gained success in the 1980’s. The band is probably most well-known for its hit in 1982 entitled "Our House". The band produced several songs that reached the top of the charts in the UK throughout the 80’s.The band formed in 1976, and it continued as a group through 1986, with their music definitely having a pop feel to it with ska undertones. This is what made their sound so unique.
In 1984, they built a recording studio called Liquidator Studios. They also formed a record label called Zarjazz. Zarjazz was a subsidiary of Virgin Records. The record label dissolved when the band broke up in 1986.
After six years the band reunited to play, and for several years the band has toured on and off. Since 1976 the band has recorded and released 11 albums. The band’s line-up has changed several times throughout the years, but their sound has remained constant. They are now out and about in 2014 touring the UK and Europe.
Madness tour dates 2016 United Kingdom
|22-26 Jun 2016||Glastonbury 2016||Pilton||Tickets|
|04 Aug 2016||Edinburgh Corn Exchange||Edinburgh||Tickets|
|05 Aug 2016||Edinburgh Corn Exchange||Edinburgh||Tickets|
|19 Aug 2016||Cyfarthfa Castle||Merthyr Tydfil||Tickets|
|29 Aug 2016||Clapham Common||London||Tickets|
|01 Dec 2016||Bournemouth International Centre||Bournemouth||Tickets|
|02 Dec 2016||Motorpoint Arena||Cardiff||Tickets|
|03 Dec 2016||The Brighton Centre||Brighton||Tickets|
|08 Dec 2016||Metro Radio Arena||Newcastle-upon-Tyne||Tickets|
|09 Dec 2016||Sheffield Arena||Sheffield||Tickets|
|10 Dec 2016||The O2||London||Tickets|
|12 Dec 2016||Capital FM Arena Nottingham||Nottingham||Tickets|
|13 Dec 2016||Bridlington Spa Centre||Bridlington||Tickets|
|15 Dec 2016||Hydro Arena||Glasgow||Tickets|
|16 Dec 2016||Manchester Arena||Manchester||Tickets|
|17 Dec 2016||The NIA Birmingham||Birmingham||Tickets|
22 Jun 2016 - 26 Jun 2016
Madness has 13 concerts concerts scheduled in United Kingdom in 2016, playing cities like Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow, Bridlington, Nottingham, Sheffield, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Brighton, Cardiff, Bournemouth, London, Merthyr Tydfil, Edinburgh. The last time Madness played a show in United Kingdom was 2015, in Chester-le-Street. Overall, Madness have played a total of 120 gigs in the country. If you’re a Madness fan, there are similar bands with concerts coming up like The Specials, Bad Manners, The Beat, The English Beat, Squeeze, UB40.
Other Madness concerts
|17 Sep 2016||Ace of Spades||Sacramento, US|
|01 Oct 2016||ROCKEFELLER||Oslo, NO|
|03 Oct 2016||Berlin Tempodrom||Berlin, DE|
|04 Oct 2016||RuhrCongress Bochum||Bochum, DE|
Past Madness gigs
|26 Feb 2016||Harlow's Night Club||Sacramento|
|05 Feb 2016||Harlow's Night Club||Sacramento|
|19 Nov 2015||Crest Theatre||Sacramento|
|26 Sep 2015||Durham County Cricket Club||Chester-le-Street|
|25 Sep 2015||Wolverhampton Racecourse||Wolverhampton|
|19 Sep 2015||Newbury Racecourse||Newbury|
|18 Sep 2015||Headingley Carnegie Stadium||Leeds|
|12 Sep 2015||County Cricket Ground||Bristol|
|11 Sep 2015||The Spitfire Ground||Canterbury|
|28 Aug 2015||Harlow's Night Club||Sacramento|
|11 Jul 2015||Rhyl Events Arena||Rhyl|
|10 Jul 2015||Chepstow Racecourse & Conference Centre||Chepstow|
|09 Jul 2015||Epsom Downs Racecourse||Epsom|
|05 Jul 2015||East Links||Angus|
|04 Jul 2015||Carlisle Racecourse|
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