Friday, February 16, 2024

Ride on The Peace Train, with Cat Stevens



Widely known by his former stage name Cat Stevens, Yusaf Islam is a British Singer Songwriter. He was born in 1948.

In 1972 one of his first albums Vatch Bull at Four, spent fifteen weeks at number 1.

Cat Stevens has always delivered by song, a message of peace.  His most famous songs include Matthew and Son, The First Cut is the Deepest, Moonshadow, Peace Train, Father and Son, Wild World and Morning has Broken.

In 2006 after a 28 year break he returned to pop music and still continues to tour today.

Enjoy the PEACE music of Cat Stevens this Saturday as part of our Love-In Festival.
The party begins at 12pm SL (8pm UK) with the concert an hour later at 1pm SL.

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Friday, February 09, 2024

Matt Monro's Love-In for Valentines



On Saturday, join us for a special show to celebrate Valetine's Day.

Matt Monro, sometimes known as the Singing Bus Driver, was a British male vocalist whose career spanned the late 1950s 60s and 70s.

In the 1960s Matt Monro hit international fame and left for America, spending the next 20 years performing concerts and in Las Vegas, before returning to the UK shortly before his death in 1985 at just 54.

The man with the warm and beautiful voice brought enormous pleasure to millions and had many celebrity fans including Frank Sinatra who said of Monro after his death: “If I had to choose three of the finest male vocalists in the singing business, Matt would be one of them. His pitch was right on the nose; his word enunciation letter perfect; his understanding of a song thorough.”

He sang the opening movie scores to The Italian Job (On Days Like These)From Russia With Love and Born Free and is best known for songs, Portrait of My Love, If I Never Sing Another Song, We're Gonna Change The World, The Impossible Dream and Walk Away (later recorded by Elvis).

Join us for a romantic evening, with Matt Monro appearing for the first time ever in London City.

Party starts at 12pm SL (8pm UK), and the Show begins an hour later at 1pm SL

Concert Area TP: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/London%20City/98/107/24



Friday, February 02, 2024

Neil Sedaka on Saturday



As part of the Valentine's season, London City invites you to a romantic evening at the Love-In stage.

Neil Sedaka will be there singing his favourite love songs to get you feeling sultry and in the mood for lurve!

With a career spanning 155 years, Sedaka is one of America's most prolific singer songwriters, and has written over 500 songs for himself and other artists including Connie Francis for whom he wrote Stupid Cupid.

His most famous songs include, Stairway to Heaven, Calendar Girl, Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen, Solitaire, Breaking Up Is Hard To Do and Oh Carol.

Party in The Park begins at 12pm SL (8pm UK) with Sedaka in Concert at 1pm SL.

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Friday, January 26, 2024

David Bowie on Saturday



The influential singer/songwriter excelled at glam rock, soul, hard rock, dance pop and even punk during his 40 year career.

He had just released his 25th album, Blackstar on 8th January, his 69th Birthday, just two days before his death in January 2016.

His memorable hits include, Let’s Dance, Space Oddity, Heroes, Changes, Under Pressure, China Girl, Modern Love, Rebel, Rebel, All the Young Dudes, Panic in Detroit, Fashion, Life on Mars, and Suffragette City.

Join us in London City at 12pm SL (8pm UK) this Saturday, to enjoy all of these hits and more at David Bowie in Concert.

Event starts 12pm SL  /  Show at 1pm SL

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Friday, January 19, 2024

Green Day in Concert on Saturday



A brand new show for you this Saturday,  Green Day in Concert!

Green Day is an American rock band from California. It formed in 1987 as a punk project initially titled "Sweet Children," though they changed their name to Green Day in 1989, prior to the release of any full-length albums. Today, Green Day is composed of three members

Boulevard Of Broken Dreams: released in November 2004 is Green Day's most popular track. A song cycle concerning a character called the Jesus of Suburbia, the record reflected the politically turbulent post-9/11 era.

Party starts at 12pm SL time (8pm UK) with the show an hour later at 1pm SL.

Friday, January 12, 2024

Gordon Lightfoot on Saturday!




Singer/songwriter Gordon Lightfoot will be performing his most famous songs on Saturday.

The Canadian born performer is perhaps best known for his songs rather than his performances of them.  His material has been recorded by (to name but a few), Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins, Jerry Lee Lewis, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Judy Collins, Barbra Streisand, Johnny Mathis, Herb Alpert, Harry Belafonte, Scott Walker, Eric Clapton and Glen Campbell.

His most famous songs include, "For Lovin' Me", "Early Morning Rain", "If You Could Read My Mind", "Sundown", "Carefree Highway", "Rainy Day People" and "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" 

Still performing to this day, Gordon Lightfoot remains one of the most poetic and evocative song writers of all time.

Enjoy his concert here in London City.  The event is on Saturday at 1pm SL time (8pm UK), with the concert at 2pm SL time.





Friday, January 05, 2024

Bruce Springsteen on Saturday



On Saturday, our tribute band performs a Brucie Bonus.

Bruce Springsteen an American singer/songwriter, also known as The Boss, made the song Born To Run in 1975, but had to wait another decade before becoming internationally famous in the mid-80s with Born in the USA.

He has sold more than 64 million albums and more than 120 million records worldwide and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1999.

Join us in London City for our tribute to The Boss, on Saturday. 

Party starts 12pm SL (8pm UK) with the concert an hour later at 1pm.

Monday, January 01, 2024