Latest Music News


19 July 2017
Barbican announces Unsound Dislocation London and Ryoji Ikeda Test Pattern
12 July 2017
Barbican announces RIOT DAYS a new project led by Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina
6 July 2017
Barbican Film In Focus continues through 2017
28 June 2017
Barbican announces members of the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians plus Nils Frahm matinee
23 June 2017
Ben Frost & Danel Bjarnason's Sólaris UK debut at the Barbican on 29 July 2017
20 June 2017
Barbican announces Nils Frahm, Saz'iso and Dasha Rush
6 June 2017
JLCO 2018 Barbican International Associate residency
31 May 2017
Barbican announces Floating Points, Kid Creole and Arto Lindsay, Moondog for Gamelan, a concert for Alice and John Coltrane, and Aloysius Suwardi
24 May 2017
Barbican announces Matthew Herbert Big Band dates
5 May 2017
Jeff Mills Barbican Residency: From Here to There
19 April 2017
Barbican announces line-up for Transcender 2017
10 April 2017
Full line-up announced for Sound Unbound: The Barbican Classical Weekender, 29-30 April 2017
6 April 2017
Barbican presents the complete Scriabin sonatas, featuring Peter Donohoe and Gerard McBurney
29 March 2017
Barbican announces Jim Jarmusch Revisited + EFG London Jazz Festival dates for Autumn 2017
15 March 2017
Barbican announces Tindersticks, Magnetic Fields and GAS dates
8 March 2017
Barbican announces Giegling, Alexis Taylor and Toots and the Maytals dates
7 March 2017
New York Philharmonic returns for a third International Associate Residency
1 March 2017
Barbican announces Laura Mvula, Jane Birkin and Anoushka Shankar dates
22 February 2017
Barbican announces Ezra Furman, Mercury Rev & GoGo Penguin dates
15 February 2017
Barbican announces Piano Day Bassekou Kouyate Max Richter's Sleep Bing Ruth and Matthew Herbert dates
2 February 2017
Barbican announces British Sea Power, Toumani Diabate and Manana dates for April and May 2017
31 January 2017
Barbican announces full line-up details for Shirley Collins (18 February)
31 January 2017
Barbican announces Branford Marsalis
17 January 2017
The Barbican announces its 2017–18 classical music season
11 January 2017
Barbican announces Moonlight, Music In Twelve Parts and Whyte Horses Experience dates
7 December 2016
Barbican announces Unthanks date for May 2017
30 November 2016
Barbican announces Matthew E White & Flo Morrissey date for 2017
29 November 2016
Barbican announces Sunn O))) and Manuel Göttsching dates for 2017 as part of Convergence
23 November 2016
Sound Unbound: The Barbican Classical Weekender, 29-30 April 2017
21 November 2016
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra returns to the Barbican in December 2016
16 November 2016
Barbican announces Asunder and Courtney Pine + Omar dates for 2017
9 November 2016
Barbican announces The Can Project
26 October 2016
Barbican announces Shirley Collins and Sasha dates for 2017
19 October 2016
Barbican Announces Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali date in March 2017
11 October 2016
Reich, Glass, Adams: The Sounds that Changed America
7 October 2016
EFG London Jazz Festival 2016 at the Barbican
3 October 2016
Barbican announces four new contemporary music events for 2017
29 September 2016
Barbican announces Spiritualized date in November 2016
14 September 2016
Barbican announces Steve Mason date
5 September 2016
Barbican announces Miguel Atwood Ferguson and King Creosote dates
1 September 2016
The Barbican’s Transcender series returns 29 September to 2 October 2016
4 August 2016
Barbican announces Rough Trade 40, Dillon and William Bell dates for autumn 2016