The Nearer The Fountain, More Pure The Stream Flows
A second London date has been announced for The Nearer the Fountain, More Pure the Stream Flows - the new project from singer, songwriter and composer Damon Albarn inspired by the landscapes of Iceland – at the iconic London Palladium.
The Nearer The Fountain, More Pure The Stream Flows is the new project from singer, songwriter and composer Damon Albarn inspired by the landscapes of Iceland.
Albarn has been a frequent visitor to Iceland for almost three decades and has in this time found musical inspiration in its nature and landscapes. This new piece – inspired by Albarn’s long-time love for Iceland – will see the musician perform this very personal piece in its entirety with an ensemble and specially commissioned visuals.
The Nearer the Fountain, More Pure the Stream Flows was written and composed entirely in Iceland. The title is taken from a John Clare poem entitled Love and Memory.
Damon Albarn is a singer, songwriter, composer and producer and founder member of Blur, Gorillaz and The Good, The Bad & The Queen.
This show was rescheduled from 3rd June 2020.
Regularly outspoken lead singer and principal songwriter of art-school indie group Blur. More recently known for the co-creation, with artist Jamie Thewliss, of the cartoon hiphop and dub band, Gorillaz. He has continued his innovative approach to the industry with his record label, focusing primarily on world music, and his debut solo album 'Everyday Robots'.
See 2 tour dates featuring Damon Albarn
- 8 Argyll Street
- W1F 7TF
- Disabled access:
- Bronze Status