Big Country were formed in 1981 by Stuart Adamson and Bruce Watson.
The band broke massively worldwide with the release of the album’s classic singles ‘Fields Of Fire’, ‘Chance’, 'Look Away' and signature song ‘In A Big Country’, which went on to become massive worldwide hits.
Big Country have toured alongside The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin's Robert Plant & Jimmy Page, U2, and The Jam.
Bruce Watson - Guitar
Mark Brzezicki - Drums
Jamie Watson - Guitar
Simon Hough - Vocals/Guitar
Scott Whitley - Bass/Vocals
- Madeira Shelter Hall
286a Madeira Drive
- For over two decades, Concorde 2 has stood at the forefront of musical innovation. Widely recognised as Brighton's premier live music venue and night club, it has played host to some of the greatest live bands on the planet including Bloc Party secret shows, The White Stripes first ever UK gig and Jarvis Cockers solo comeback.
With loads of groundbreaking events being scheduled in all the time, it's well worth checking regularly as you don't want to miss out on any of the brilliant shows we have coming up.
If event is Over 18s only, photo ID is required.
If event is Over 14s only, under 16s must be accompanied by an adult (I.D Required).
The venue is on the seafront, opposite the Palace Pier.
From London/North of Brighton. Follow signs to the seafront & town centre from A23. Drive until you see Brighton Pier infront of you. Go straight on at the roundabout, along the seafront. We're 2 minutes drive down here (Madeira Drive) on the left hand side.
From The East. Once you've driven past the Marina, look out for Dukes Mound as a left hand turning. Take this turning down to the sea & we're on the right hand side.
From The West. Drive along Brighton seafront (Kings Road) to Brighton Pier. Turn right along Madeira Drive - Concorde 2 is 2 mins drive on the left hand side.
Free Parking available outside the venue after 6pm
Nearest rail: Brighton. (You can catch no7 bus from outside station to Madeira Drive). From the station either take a cab, or walk (15-20mins walk) .... walk straight out of the station towards the sea, along Queens Road. Turn left along the seafront & follow the promenade until you reach Concorde 2. You'll pass Brighton Pier & will need to walk another 5 minutes or so along Madeira Drive.
Venue Accessibility Information
- Accessible Seating:Please contact the venue for more information - 01273 673311