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Chris de Burgh, the legendary singer-songwriter, is embarking on a monumental milestone: 50 years in the music industry. His remarkable journey began in 1974 with the debut album “Far Beyond These Castle Walls,” and since then, he has left an indelible mark on the global music scene.

Chris De Burgh

From his humble beginnings to a career that spans continents, Chris de Burgh’s music has resonated with audiences worldwide. With over 45 million album sales and nearly 4,000 concerts, he has built a loyal fan base that has stood by him through the highs and lows of a relentless music career.

The 50LO Tour
To celebrate this incredible journey, Chris de Burgh is embarking on his 50LO (50th Anniversary) Tour across Europe in 2025. This tour promises a unique experience for fans as Chris performs with just his guitar and piano, sharing the stories and origins behind his most beloved songs. It’s a chance to witness the magic of his music up close and personal.

The Setlist
Expect to hear classic hits like “The Lady in Red,” “Don’t Pay the Ferryman,” and more. But this tour isn’t just about nostalgia; it’s also an opportunity to showcase new songs. Accompanying the tour, Chris will release a new album titled “50”, featuring a selection of his favorite tracks from each of his studio albums, along with three brand-new songs. This album is a celebration of his past works and a testament to his ongoing passion for music and songwriting.

Intimate Performances
Chris de Burgh’s solo performances will take you back to his early days - a single guy with a guitar and piano. He’ll share anecdotes about the music, the origin of the songs, and the journey that led him to where he is today. It’s a rare chance to connect with the artist behind the hits and experience the raw emotion of his music.

Venue Details

The Anvil is a 2 minute walk from the train station and a 6 minute walk from the bus station.
There is a taxi rank at the train station as well as a mini cab service.
The nearest car park is in The Malls, enter the car park via Alencon Link and keep right, there is a lift down to the Anvil.

Box Office Numbers
01256 844244
Box Office Hours
10:00 - 18:00 Monday to Saturday - Open until 20:00 on performance nights

Accessible Seating
The venue is accessible for wheelchair users. For further information please contact the venue on 01256 844 244

General Rules
No cameras
No video or audio recording equipment
No food
No smoking

Children Rules
Under 16's will not be admitted unless accompanied by an adult

Nearest Hotels
The Red Lion Hotel 10 Minute walk, 0.4 miles
Premier Inn - Town Centre 10 minute walk, 0.4 miles
The Village Hotel 17 minute walk, 0.8 miles

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