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Music Matters


26 JUNE - 18 OCTOBER 2017

Do you remember the first gig you went to? The performance that had you dancing with strangers? The sound system that you could feel right through to your fingertips? With the closure of many iconic live music venues over the past few years, Music Matters at Selfridges reasserts the importance of collective experiences in sound with a series of one-of-a-kind performances held in unexpected venues.

With the closure of many iconic live music venues over the past few years, Music Matters at Selfridges reasserts the importance of collective experiences in sound with a series of one-of-a-kind performances held in unexpected venues.


Watch all the latest performances from the Ultralounge here, or stream upcoming gigs live on our Facebook page.

Selfridges presents:
New Gen – IAMDDB 'Dripcity'


The most talked-about artists of the moment perform live in the awe-inspiring Ultralounge at Selfridges Oxford Street, London.

Be entranced by the intricate, melodic and eerie sounds created by these two incredible singer-songwriters. Buy tickets
Thursday 27 July

Eivør // Charlie Cunningham

Discover the latest music artistry from UNKLE as the band creates an amazing melting pot of sound before your eyes (and ears). buy tickets
Thursday 3rd August


Fancy a night of upbeat, characterful and compelling pop music that's sure to get you dancing? Then get your tickets now. Buy tickets
Thursday 10 August

Raye // Mabel

Two bands from London and Leeds come together to riff on rock music's heritage with a distinctly contemporary edge. Buy tickets
Thursday 17 August

Vessels // Ten Fé

Spend a night with two artists redefining the world of pop with music that is equal parts joyful, powerful and incredibly catchy. Buy tickets
Thursday 24 August

Shura // Pixx

Joe Goddard of Hot Chip fame and incredible lyricist and performer Ama Lou are ready to treat you to a night of intriguing sounds. One not to miss. Buy tickets
Thursday 31 August

Joe Goddard // Ama Lou

From Hare Squead's R'n'B synth sounds to Last Night in Paris's genre-defying music - expect an evening of truly absorbing performances. Buy tickets
Thursday 7 September

Hare Squead // Last Night in Paris

33 33 brings its exploratory and inventive music happenings to Selfridges for a gig like no other. Buy tickets
Thursday 14 September

33 33 presents


Our nights dedicated to new and upcoming artists making waves in the music scene.

Discover the future face(s) of pop music with three exciting acts. Book now
Wednesday 26 July

Tom Walker, Majik and Tayla

A night of rich melodies, R'n'B influences and distinctly future-facing sounds. Book now
Wednesday 9 August

Kudu Blue, Croox and Frank Gamble

Join these three promising young talents for an evening of soulful and hypnotic music. Book now
Wednesday 23 August

Mullally, Joy Crookes and Callum Pitt

Come along for an evening of captivating storytelling through sound. Book now
Wednesday 6 September

Sam Wills, Cameron Bloomfield and MAAD

Bold, playful and seriously loud: these three bands are ready to bring the noise. Book now
Wednesday 13 September

Yassassin, Nova Twins and Animal Sons

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Experiences and events

Bold Tendencies

The Multi-Story Orchestra

This summer, we are proud to be partnering with Bold Tendencies - the team behind the transformation of the Peckham Car Park into a diverse arts space - for a series of extraordinary orchestral and chamber music experiences held at both Selfridges and The Peckham Car Park.

Ryoji Ikeda: Test Pattern Live

Ryoji Ikeda: Test Pattern Live

Become entranced by a flurry of pattern and a vortex of sound as renowned Japanese sound artist Ryoji Ikeda brings his awe-inspiring audio-visual work to The Old Selfridges Hotel for a one-off performance.

The Breakout Bandstand

Live performances in Manchester and Birmingham

Visit our Selfridges Trafford, Manchester and Birmingham stores to see amazing live performances at The Breakout Bandstand, including Jesca Hoop and Dutch Uncle.

Kids events

15 July - 26 August

From DJ lessons to silent discos - our series of family events are perfect for little rockstars or superstar DJs in training! Fun, inspiring and open to all.

The music-inspired collections

Discover our range of music-inspired fashion, beauty and more, including many products exclusive to Selfridges.


Selfridges Loves: when music meets fashion

In a fusion of great sounds and style, we explore the musical genres that shaped fashion forever.

Give Me Five: new ways to experience music

Give Me Five: new ways to experience music

With traditional music venues in the UK under threat, here are five new weird and wonderful ways to enjoy live music.

Give Me Five: new ways to experience music

Selfridges Meets:

We chat to the award-winning artist about the inspiration behind his exclusive new clothing line, MAINS, and why music really matters

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