Selby Town Hall

What's On

Curved Air

5 Mar Music

Curved Air

Date Saturday 5 Mar 2022

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Advance price £18.00

Door price £20.00

Buy Ticket

**THIS SHOW HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM 20th MAY 2021 – ORIGINAL TICKETS REMAIN VALID**

Curved Air are a unique band, synthesizing an eclectic blend of musical styles into an instantly identifiable sound. Curved Air’s hits include “It Happened Today”, “Vivaldi”, “Marie Antoinette” and “Backstreet Luv”. Curved Air founder member vocalist Sonja Kristina leads a skilled and talented new line-up, which includes returning 1970s member Kirby Gregory, bringing their unique music to an existing and new fanbase in the 21st Century.

Curved Air’s concerts and festival appearances continue to thrill a steadily increasing mass of new and old fans worldwide. Their experimental blends of classical themes, electronic sounds and pop/rock energy and beautiful, timeless songs are performed with fire and passion and tremendous musicianship.

Considered (according to AllMusic) “one of the most dramatically accomplished of all the bands lumped into Britain’s late-’60s prog explosion”, Curved Air are a pioneering British progressive rock group of musicians from mixed artistic backgrounds. They are famed for their unforgettable live performances and ‘Art Rock’ music – the quasi classical imprints of Terry Riley hooked onto beautiful and demonic violin combined with electronic adventurous synths and interwoven with brilliant guitar wizardry mesmerisingly embroidered by the subliminal and exotic presence of a unique lead singer Sonja Kristina. All these elements elevated them from the underground Roundhouse scene to top the album charts in the early ’70s.

On 12th November 2012, much to the excitement of their fans and press worldwide, a Live CD/DVD titled ‘Live Atmosphere’ was released – ‘Songs of revolution, insanity, loss, desire and ghosts: a unique compilation of powerful Curved Air songs played by a vital contemporary Curved Air’. This was followed by the release of “North Star”, the band’s first album of new material in 36 years.

Buy Ticket

Further Details:

Act's Website: www.curvedair.com/

  • Social links:

More information

What's On

More events

19 May Comedy

Jon Richardson: Work In Progress

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Jon Richardson comes to Selby to try out new material ahead of his much anticipated nationwide tour!

View More

22 May Music

Seth Mulder & Midnight Run

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Highly acclaimed globetrotting Tennessee bluegrass quartet renowned as one of the most entertaining acts on the scene today.

View More Buy Ticket

10 Jun Music

Yorkston Thorne Khan

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Folk, jazz, ragas and more from possibly the coolest supergroup on the roots circuit. YTK are BBC 6 Music regulars and signed to Domino Records.

View More

16 Jun Event Cinema

Straight Line Crazy: National Theatre Live

Doors 6:30 pm Show starts: 7:00 pm

Ralph Fiennes (Antony & Cleopatra) leads the cast in David Hare’s (Skylight) blazing account of the most powerful man in New York.

View More Buy Ticket

4 Aug Event Cinema

Prima Facie: National Theatre Live

Doors 6:30 pm Show starts: 7:00 pm

Jodie Comer stars as a brilliant young barrister in the UK premiere of Suzie Miller’s award-winning play, filmed in front of a live audience in Lond...

View More Buy Ticket

3 Sep Comedy

Shaparak Khorsandi: It Was The 90s!

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Star of Live At The Apollo, Have I Got News for You, QI, 8 out of 10 Cats, Question Time and more.

View More

16 Sep Music

Chantel McGregor

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Virtuoso blues rock guitarist and multiple British Blues Award winner performing with her power trio.

View More Buy Ticket

8 Oct Comedy

Sofie Hagen: Fat Jokes

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Sofie Hagen returns to her craft of devastatingly brilliant joke writing and storytelling.

View More Buy Ticket

21 Oct Comedy

The Thinking Drinkers: Pub Quiz

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Two of the world’s leading alcohol experts return with a hilarious quiz show that gets the rounds in – in more ways than one.

View More Buy Ticket

10 Nov Music

The Way Down Wanderers

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Joy filled indie Americana favourites from Illinois with a refreshing, contemporary take on an esteemed vintage sound.

View More Buy Ticket

17 Nov Comedy

Mark Watson: This Can’t Be It

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Spiritual enquiry meets high-octane observational comedy as the 'Taskmaster' survivor, multi-award-winner and “No More Jockeys” cult leader attemp...

View More Buy Ticket

24 Nov Music

Jimmy Carpenter Band

Doors 7:30 pm Show starts: 8:00 pm

Multiple Blues Award winner and virtuoso saxophonist, 'The Soul Doctor' Jimmy Carpenter leads his own stellar band

View More Buy Ticket

Keep up to date

Join our mailing list

© Copyright Selby Town Council. All Rights Reserved Privacy Policy | Covid Policy | Cookie Policy

Website createdfor Selby Town Council