Tag Archives: Motorpoint Arena

George Ezra + Sigrid @Motorpoint Arena 12/03/2019

Robyn Walford/ March 15, 2019

This sold out show at Nottingham’s Motorpoint arena certainly did not disappoint. I’d been trying to get a ticket from the day that the tour was announced and by some miracle managed to get hold of one 3 hours before. Aside from a night of fab music, one thing I particularly loved about this tour was the use of personalised

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Don Broco @Motorpoint Arena 08/02/2019

Alana McKenna/ February 10, 2019

As part of their UK tour, Bedfordshire rock band Don Broco headed to Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena, which proved to be an unforgettable night of quality entertainment and music. Broco’s setlist was on point, including songs from all of their albums, which provided a range of different kinds of music, crossing over between indie, rock, pop, and even interwoven elements of

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The Killers play Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena

Lucy Wharton/ November 20, 2017

Seeing The Killers live always requires a battle for tickets, and their 2017 tour was no exception. After eventually getting through on the Motorpoint Arena website, and paying a rather high price, I secured tickets to see the band for the second time. A huge UK and Ireland tour follows the release of the Las Vegas band’s fifth album, Wonderful

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James Blunt: Is He As Sharp As Once He Was?

Lok Yee Liu/ November 19, 2017

Nostalgia is always a winner in a comeback tour – but can it really prolong a musical career? Although it’s debatable to whether James Blunt’s 3-month stint around the world was purely fuelled by the success of Back to Bedlam in 2005, it is certainly a key factor in his popularity. Blunt has spent a considerable effort (see his twitter)

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The xx are Back!

Lok Yee Liu/ March 5, 2017

The xx made their triumphant return to the UK at the Motorpoint Arena on Saturday night. After years of building anticipation and battling personal issues, they have reformed stronger than ever with a fresh sound. With their new album, I See You, the band have expanded their horizons and moved out of the introspective tone of the first two albums. Their concept

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Bastille at The Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham.

Celia-Jayne Matthews/ November 7, 2016

Storming the stage for one of the most anticipated tours of 2016, Bastille took Nottingham by the hand and showed us exactly what they were made of: pure, unadulterated energy and enthusiasm. Having recently released their hit second album, ‘Wild World,’ which flew off shelves (both physically and digitally!) at quite an impressive rate, the band showcased fan favourites both

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Olly Murs Returns to the Motorpoint Arena

The Mic/ September 4, 2016

Olly Murs is set to make his return to Nottingham as part of his extensive UK Tour.  Mrs has made his name as one of British music’s biggest stars and has announced the release his eagerly anticipated 5th album ’24 HRS’. Olly is no stranger to sold out shows; he played in Hyde Park this summer as a special guest

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Enter Shikari: The Mindsweep Tour 2016 – Review

Nick Harvey/ March 8, 2016

The King Blues kicked off the set with their song “Let’s Hang The Landlord”, attracting more and more listeners with each song. The energy was swelling as they finished off with their classic “Save The World, Get The Girl”, and The Wonder Years’ set hit the right notes with the bustling crowd, playing such songs as “There, There”, and “A

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Reverend and the Makers to support The Libertines this week!

Irini Kounoupias/ January 19, 2016

Reverend and the Makers are the special guests of The Libertines on their European tour in support of what NME has branded “the best album of their career”. Fans can expect to hear songs from their vast career spanning ten years, including their new double A side single, Stuck on You/Makin’ Babies, out in a month on Februray 19th. Mirrors, which

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Nottingham Arena to have Gem 106 as new media partner for 2016

The Mic/ October 19, 2015

Gem 106, the multi-award winning East Midlands radio brand, is to be the official media partner for the region’s premier live venue, the Nottingham Arena. You may be wondering why we’re referring to your beloved Capital FM Arena as “The Nottingham Arena”.  As a third-year who knows no different, it turns out that Capital FM bought the naming rights to the arena when

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