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Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells: 50th Anniversary Tour, at The Anvil in Basingstoke, is a celebration of the iconic masterpiece that originally released on May 25, 1973.

Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells: 50th Anniversary Tour at The Anvil in Basingstoke

The Album:
Tubular Bells is an instrumental album that gained immense popularity for its progressive rock and ambient music fusion. It was Mike Oldfield’s debut studio album and showcased his exceptional talent as a multi-instrumentalist.

The album is known for its two-part structure, with various instruments and themes interwoven seamlessly. It became a landmark in the world of music.

The Tour:
To mark the 50th anniversary of this groundbreaking album, Mike Oldfield embarked on a special tour.
The tour features an expansive live group, arranged by Oldfield’s long-term collaborator, Robin A Smith.
The centerpiece of the tour is a complete performance of Tubular Bells, allowing fans to experience the album in all its glory.

In addition to Tubular Bells, the tour also includes other compositions from Mike Oldfield’s extensive repertoire.

Performance Highlights:
The live rendition of Tubular Bells is accompanied by stunning visuals, creating a multisensory experience for the audience.
Expect a blend of intricate melodies, ethereal sounds, and powerful rhythms as the musicians bring this timeless album to life on stage.
The tour promises to be a nostalgic journey for longtime fans and an introduction to the magic of Tubular Bells for new listeners.

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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