Excel London opens standing only venue

Excel London has announced a new package for standing-only concerts ahead of its first festival, Jabberwocky 2014.
 
The space is set to be London’s largest indoor, standing-only venue and has already hosted Jessie J, Alice Cooper, Jools Holland, Meat Loaf and Blondie.
 
With capacity ranging from 5,000 to 20,000, Excel London welcomes more than 3.5 million visitors every year.
 
“Excel’s flexibility allows us to provide the largest standing-only space in London,” said the venue’s executive director James Rees. “Coupled with our world-class infrastructure, it provides a fantastic new space for concert promoters looking to host events in the capital.”
 
Jabberwocky 2014 is billed as a new arts, film and music festival and is co-presented by ATP, Pitchfork and Primavera Sound. Neutral Milk Hotel, James Blake, Darkside, Caribou and more are set to play at the indoor festival, running 15-16 August.
 
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Excel London opens standing only venue

Excel London has announced a new package for standing-only concerts ahead of its first festival, Jabberwocky 2014.
 
The space is set to be London’s largest indoor, standing-only venue and has already hosted Jessie J, Alice Cooper, Jools Holland, Meat Loaf and Blondie.
 
With capacity ranging from 5,000 to 20,000, Excel London welcomes more than 3.5 million visitors every year.
 
“Excel’s flexibility allows us to provide the largest standing-only space in London,” said the venue’s executive director James Rees. “Coupled with our world-class infrastructure, it provides a fantastic new space for concert promoters looking to host events in the capital.”
 
Jabberwocky 2014 is billed as a new arts, film and music festival and is co-presented by ATP, Pitchfork and Primavera Sound. Neutral Milk Hotel, James Blake, Darkside, Caribou and more are set to play at the indoor festival, running 15-16 August.
 
Do you have news for Access All Areas? Email Emma Hudson