The OVO Hydro
The Hydro opened in Sep 2013 with a four night run of Rod Stewart. The venues hosts music, comedy, theatre and sporting events, with previous performers including Beyonce, Justin Timberlake, Andre Rieu and Fleetwood Mac as well as Top Gear Live, Dancing on Ice and Harlem Globetrotters. The building has won several awards for its design including the Architectural Excellence Award (Public Building) at The Scottish Property Awards 2014. The Hydro is approximately one mile from Glasgow city centre with a multi-storey car park adjacent to the venue. The Exhibition Centre railway station is a short walk from the OVO Hydro, with trains six times an hour from Glasgow Central.
Address: Exhibition Way
Country Code: GB
Email: [email protected]
Post Code: G3 8YW
Phone Number: 0141 248 3000
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
Probably the best known and certainly one of the longest running Floyd tributes, supposedly counting members of the real band among its fans.
Professor Brian Cox
Professor Brian Cox takes audiences on a journey through space and time. The particle physicist is best known for his popular BBC series Wonders of … and non-fiction titles including Why Does E=mc²? and The Quantum Universe.
Mrs Brown's Boys D'Live Show
A brand new comedy musical brought to you by Brendan O'Carroll and Mrs. Brown's Boys. The hilarious, emotional and exhilarating show is based on the hit sitcom bringing you back the well-known characters of the original series.
Jason Manford: Like Me
He’s back! It’s been a busy few years for Jason Manford since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn’t changed a bit. Like Me is Jason’s latest comic offering set to hit road, and is sure to be ‘expert observational comedy’ (The Guardian) mixed with ‘comic gold’ (Mail on Sunday).
Scottish rock band who achieved worldwide popularity from the mid-1980s to the early 1990s.
The head-bobbling troubadour tours his mature indie pop.
Canadian rocker best known for his hits during 80s and 90s.
Popular late 80s/early 90s Glasgow pop-rockers fronted by Sharleen Spiteri with Johnny McElhone.
Scottish pop-rock band formed in Glasgow in the 80s.
Mainstream jazz and soul from the Grammy-nominated singer and composer.
Classic tunes from the veteran singer-songwriter's five decade career as he heads on his final 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' tour.
The X-Factor winning pop quartet only got going in 2011 and already have numerous tribute acts. The quartet have become one of Britain's best-loved pop acts and became one of the most enduring earworms of 2016 with 'Shout Out To My Ex', as well as selling millions of albums worldwide.
DJs Graeme Park and Mike Pickering perform alongside the Manchester Camerata orchestra recreating old school house, club and rave anthems on an epic scale.
New York punk's eclectic pop wing continue to enjoy pop longevity.
Down-to-earth singer-songwriter from Glasgow.
Mainstream indie pop in the vein of Snow Patrol and Maroon 5 from The Voice judge Danny O'Donoghue.
A blend of pop, electro, R&B and hip hop.
Bill Bailey: En Route to Normal
Award-winning comedian Bill Bailey presents his newest 'En Route to Normal', a reflection on the current pandemic and other chaotic moments in history.
Pet Shop Boys
Iconic English electronic and synth-pop duo, Neil Tennant and Chris Lower formed Pet Shop Boys in 1981 and they rule the stages ever since. Prepare to hear the biggest hits including 'West End Girls' and 'Always on My Mind'.
Kevin Bridges: The Overdue Catch-Up
The biggest name in Scottish stand-up continues his reign with another show packed with astute observations and deathly funny gags.
RuPaul's Drag Race: Werq the World Tour
Stage show featuring stars RuPaul's Drag Race, including Michelle Visage, Asia O’Hara, Detox, Kameron Michaels, Plastique Tiara, Vanessa Vanjie Mateo, Yvie Oddly and the winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK, The Vivienne.
'Stratagem' with Alan Partridge Live!
Love him or loathe him, we all love Alan Partridge.
Kings of Leon
Hirsute country rock'n'rollers.
Gravel-voiced Rod returns for more onstage shenanigans lapped up by a partying crowd. There's always 'Maggie May' to look forward to. This time round he is promoting his latest studio album Blood Red Roses.
My Chemical Romance
Hugely popular New Jersey emo/punk-metallers with an awesome live reputation, who have recently reunited.
Jeff Wayne's War of the Worlds
Take cover -- it's the original (prog-rock) score for the HG Wells novel adaptation, performed live on this Final Arena tour, with holographic Liam Neeson.
The 'Maestro of the Masses' brings popular tunes from film, musicals, operas and operettas to an arena near you.
Unibet Premier League Darts
Premier League Darts competition taking place around the UK and Ireland's top arenas.
Music from the all-conquering, foot-stomping, guitar-jangling quintet.
Alternative rock duo from Brighton featuring Michael Kerr (vocals/bass) and Ben Thatcher (drums).
The world-famous Italian opera singer, songwriter and tenor.
Old school monsters of rock justly famed for the killer riffola of 'Smoke on the Water'.
The rapper known as Snoop Dogg, Snoop Lion, Snoopzilla and Snoopadelic performs hip-hop, gangsta rap and reggae.
Easy listening pop hits, emotive piano ballads and glitzy showmanship from the camp commander. With worldwide sales of more than 80 million records, Barry Manilow’s success is a benchmark in popular music.
C2C: Country to Country
Country music extravaganza featuring some of Nashville's biggest stars. The 2020 lineup includes Luke Combs, Eric Church, Darius Rucker, Tanya Tucker and The Cadillac Three.
Boston six-piece who blend punk and hardcore with Irish folk influences.
Indie from the North Shields singer-songwriter and guitarist. After starting his career as an actor, Fender released a number of singles independently before being named one of the BBC's Sound of 2018.
Three sisters from LA who blend folky and R&B elements in their sound.
She became the voice of a female generation in the 90s with album Jagged Little Pill.
5 Seconds of Summer
The latest baby-faced messy haired chaps playing soft rock pop in the One Direction mould. The Aussie popsters started their music career as a YouTube sensation when they posted a series of cover songs online. Fellow boy band and international super stars One Direction helped the boys gain international fame, tweeting song links to their legions of followers before asking the band to join them on their worldwide Take Me Home Tour. 5 Seconds of Summer's single 'She Looks So Perfect' took the number one spot in Australia and the UK and is as cheesy as the title suggests.
Metal four-piece from Brighton.
English grime and rap artist who won Best Grime Act 2014 at the MOBO Awards and was named in the BBC's Sound of 2015 list. He's since won several Brit Awards and cemented his reputation as one of the country's most influential icons, thanks to his political activism as well as his music.
London pop singer-songwriter with a feminist agenda and two Brits.
Rapper from London.
Make-up clad masters of macabre metal specialising in jaunty doom-laden odes to Satan.
One of the biggest artists in the world, Billie Eilish first gained attention in 2015 when she uploaded the song 'Ocean Eyes' to SoundCloud.
Robert Smith's goth-infused alt rock outfit who brought us 80s classics like Lovecats, A Forest and Friday I'm in Love.
Young Canadian singer-songwriter who was named as one of Times' 100 Most Influential People in 2018.
A performance by the Indian Punjabi singer.
Pete Tong Presents Ibiza Classics
Cuffe and Taylor present Pete Tong Ibiza Classica with the Heritage Orchestra conducted by Jules Buckley
The sometime Black Sabbath frontman and rock legend sings songs from his epic career.
Planet Earth II: Live in Concert
Live concert featuring footage from the Planet Earth II series.
Alice Cooper + The Cult
Billy Idol, Go Gos
Magic Mike: The Arena Tour
L.O.L. Surprise! Live
L.O.L. Surprise! Have announced that L.O.L. Surprise! LIVE VIP Party in collaboration with Visit Malta will be coming to The O2 from 15 to 17 February 2022 for their first ever London show. Produced by Carter Entertainment, this widely anticipated and innovative production, is inviting fans to stand out from the crowd and get runway ready with their favourite dolls. Featuring outrageous choreography, elaborate sets, flawless costumes and brand-new music, the show will be a concert come dance party for the whole family to enjoy. It’s also set to be the first ever family show in the UK to use holograms…or should we say holoGLAMS. The show follows Mallory as she gets ready for the L.O.L. Surprise! LIVE VIP Party but doesn’t know what to wear – a predicament most of us have found ourselves in at one time or another! However, the L.O.L. Surprise! Dolls are there to help her realise – through show stopping numbers that will have families on their feet and dancing - that B.B.s don’t fit into just one box and all that matters is being you and having fun. Along the way Mallory and the dolls are joined by many of their friends you’ll know all too well, as well as dancing, singing life size holograms of L.O.L. Surprise! Remix O.M.G. Fashion Dolls! Kitty K, Lonestar, Pop B.B. and Honeylicious, leaving the audience thrilled from start of finish. You’ll be invited to Get Up and Dance and sing along to L.O.L.’s newest hits with your fashionable BFFs and all their fellow B.B.s in this concert style ride made for the entire family!
Queen & Adam Lambert
Queen guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and vocalist Adam Lambert (American Idol/Glee) return to the road with the Rhapsody concert experience.
Giants Live World Tour Finals
Witness the strongest men on the planet at the Giants Live Tour Finale.
Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live
Immersive monster trucks experience.
Motown legend and American pop culture icon who first found fame as the lead singer of the Supremes, releasing hit singles 'Stop! In the Name of Love', 'You Can't Hurry Love' and 'You Keep Me Hangin' On'. Her solo career is equally extraordinary, and is responsible for timeless tunes such as 'Ain't No Mountain High Enough' and 'I'm Coming Out'. Ross has also dabbled in acting, nabbing a Golden Globe and an Academy Award nod for her performance as Billie Holiday in Lady Sings the Blues.
The Masked Singer Live
An arena tour from the popular TV show. Your favourite costumed characters singing on stage 'as different mystery celebrities are unmasked at the end of every performance'. Hosted by Joel Dommett.
The critically-acclaimed, award-winning Canadian singer performs her soft-rock and pop numbers from across her career. You'll know her mainly from 'My Heart Will Go On.'
Cirque Du Soleil: Corteo
The world renowned Canadian contemporary circus company is back with a new mesmerising show about a clown whose spirit stays with us after he dies. A festive parade that entertains; the perfect accolade for an artist whose life was dedicated to revelry and making merry.
Whitesnake, Foreigner, Europe
Swedish House Mafia
Evanescence & Within Temptation
The dutch symphonic metal band tour the UK, performing hits including 'Bring Me to Life' and 'What Have You Done'.
Australian rock band led by Neil Finn, which scored big hits in the 80s and 90s with songs like 'Don't Dream It's Over' and 'Weather With You'. It's reformed with Finn and original member Nick Seymour, plus veteran producer Mitch Froom on keyboards.
The amiable country singer/songwriter and formidable guitar-strangler.
Country To Country, Eric Church
Award-winning country musician Eric Church's performs a selection of his biggest hits in major cities around the UK and Ireland.
Country to Country 2022
Sabaton - The Tour To End All Tours 2022
CamelPhat & Very Special Guests
British DJ and production duo, consisting of Dave Whelan and Mike Di Scala. CamelPhat formed in Liverpool in 2004.
Arrival From Sweden
Camelphat - Dark Matter Tour Glasgow
The multi-million selling jaunty rock and indie quintet.
Justin Vernon returns with more delicate and beautiful acoustic folk and Americana.
Florence + the Machine
Big blustering vocalist with a fine line in stage gear and one of the most distinctive voices in pop.
Swedish battle-metal bruisers.
Machine Gun Kelly
Ohio rapper named after the infamous gangster for his rapid-fire delivery.
Country to Country 2023 Three Day Ticket
Current stomping ground for Creed guitarist Mark Tremonti and bass player Brian Marshall, named after a bridge near where Tremonti grew up in Detroit. Lead singer Myles Kennedy also moonlights fronting Slash's band.
Arrival From Sweden
Elf The Musical
The headily-acclaimed Canadian ensemble perform songs from their upcoming album, as well as tracks from their back catalogue.
The comedian, actor, writer, director and editor brings his highly individual brand of stand-up.
Shagged. Married. Annoyed. With Chris & Rosie Ramsey
The real-life couple talk about the funnier side of dating and romance.
Ozzy Osbourne, Judas Priest
Billy Idol, Television
SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA, ZHU, Vintage Culture
Swedish House Mafia
Hard-gigging triumvirate of Swedish DJs/producers rock the house.
Panic! at the Disco
Chisel-cheekboned emo quartet from Las Vegas take another crack at the whip, this time with exclamation mark restored. Because punctuation rocks.
Big pop hits from the sometime Take That star.
Clean cut teen pop-rock act, very much a boy band with the added extra of playing their own instruments.
Biffy Clyro, The Architects
The award-winning, chart-topping Kilmarnock rockers return with their unique brand of hard alternative rock and post-hardcore. As their fans say, 'Mon the Biff!'
Black Stone Cherry & The Darkness
The lairy indie combo have headlined T in the Park and Glastonbury with their tried-and-tested piledriving electro-rock anthems.