Above & Beyond presents Group Therapy 450 at The Drumsheds, Meridian Water, London, UK on 14th and 15th of August 2021
Above & Beyond announce weekend-long Group Therapy 450 celebration for London this summer
Saturday August 14: Above & Beyond present Group Therapy 450
Sunday August 15: Anjunadeep: Open Air London
Venue: The Drumsheds, Meridian Water, London
Above & Beyond celebrate 450 episodes of their long-running radio show, Group Therapy, with a two-day outdoor festival in their hometown of London.
his will be A&B’s first show with a live audience since lockdown began. The trio will be joined by rising stars and veterans from the band’s two record labels, Anjunabeats and Anjunadeep. Saturday will feature an exciting roster of upfront trance and progressive artists, while Sunday will celebrate the deeper, atmospheric sounds of Anjunadeep.
“Thrilled that our first time back in the saddle will be for one of the world’s greatest live music audiences. UK fans sing louder and dance harder than just about anyone. We can only imagine the energy they’ll bring after a year trapped indoors. Can’t wait for this one.” – Above & Beyond
The trio’s last hometown Group Therapy milestone show was at Alexandra Palace in 2013. It sold out well in advance and fans were left scrambling for tickets. Since then, Group Therapy milestones have since visited some of the world’s most exciting cities including New York, Amsterdam, Hong Kong and Sydney.
Group Therapy 450 tickets will sell out and fans are encouraged to sign up for first access to presale tickets. Tickets will be available for both shows separately.
Pre-sale tickets will be available at 10AM on Thursday, March 25. Signup for tickets at ABGT450.com
Lineups to be announced.
About Above & Beyond
Above & Beyond, or Jono, Tony and Paavo as they are better known to their legions of fans around the world, have been at the forefront of electronic dance music for two decades.
Founders of the iconic Anjunabeats and Anjunadeep record labels and hosts of a weekly radio show that reaches millions of dance lovers every Friday (Group Therapy), the trio have earned two GRAMMY nominations for anthems ‘Northern Soul’ feat. Richard Bedford and ‘We’re All We Need’ feat. Zoë Johnston.
Described by UK music bible Q Magazine as “the world’s biggest cult band”, Above & Beyond’s enviable list of sold out shows includes headline performances at historic venues like Madison Square Garden NYC, The Hollywood Bowl, The Sydney Opera House, Royal Albert Hall London, Red Rocks Amphitheater and record- breaking turnouts for their own festival events on LA’s Huntington Beach and at The Gorge Amphitheater in Washington State.
Songwriters first, producers second, Above & Beyond’s unwavering commitment to their craft has fuelled a career that many electronic artists today might only dream of: four acclaimed studio albums, 14 compilation albums, two ‘acoustic’ albums and a stand-alone album for yoga and meditation – not to mention innumerable club cuts and dance remixes.
About Group Therapy Radio
Broadcast worldwide every Friday night online and via FM partners around the world, Group Therapy Radio is a global phenomenon bringing two hours of the world’s best electronic artists to fans each week. The ABGT450 broadcast will be livestreamed online and fans will be able to participate in the show by posting to Twitch, Twitter and Instagram with the hashtag #ABGT450
Anjunadeep is an independent record label based in London. Founded in 2005 by Above & Beyond and their manager James Grant, Anjunadeep began life as an outlet for records usually found at the deeper, progressive end of Above & Beyond’s club sets. Today, the label is one of dance music’s most respected, independent imprints.
Anjunadeep has introduced the world to artists like Dusky, Yotto, Lane 8 and Cubicolor, has released albums from Moon Boots, Way Out West, Dusky and Michael Cassette and remains a hotbed for emerging talent. The label hosts regular showcase events around the world, including its own destination festival in Albania, and welcomes sell-out crowds to premiere venues like London’s Printworks and NYC’s Brooklyn Mirage.
About The Drumsheds
A groundbreaking London venue featuring 10 acres of outdoor space with state-of-the art production and sound quality. Expect a metropolitan festival experience like no other. With its immense scale and dynamic format, The Drumsheds has broken the mould of traditional London venues, bringing a truly unique destination to the city and offering attendees an experience to rival Europe’s most revered music arenas.
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