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RECENT EVENTS - Teenage Cancer Trust: Primal Scream

Thursday 21 March 2013 - 7:30 PM

Primal Scream | Royal Albert Hall

Approximate end time 10:50pm

See setlists, pictures and more on Life at the Hall

Primal Scream are Bobby Gillespie with Andrew Innes (guitar), Darrin Mooney (drums),Martin Duffy (keyboards), Barrie Cadogan (guitar) and Simone Butler (bass).

Winners of the first ever Mercury Music Prize for 1991's Screamadelica, Primal Scream have influenced a generation of fans and bands alike over their 20 year career. Bestowed with NME’s Godlike Genius Award in March 2007, Primal Scream remain one of Britain’s most exciting and inventive bands and are currently working on a new LP, due for release in spring 2013.

The Teenage Cancer Trust show will be the first UK gig with new bassist Simone Butler.

Primal Scream will be joined by very special guests Echo and the Bunnymen.

Teenage Cancer Trust is the only UK charity dedicated to improving the quality of life and chances of survival for the six young people aged between 13 and 24 diagnosed with cancer every day.  We build specialist units within NHS hospitals bringing young people together to be treated by teenage cancer experts in a place designed just for them. We want every young person with cancer to have access to this specialist support, no matter where they live.

Traditionally treated alongside children or elderly patients at the end of their lives, young people can feel extremely isolated during treatment, some never meeting another young person with cancer. Being treated alongside others their own age can make a huge difference to their whole experience.

Teenage Cancer Trust also educates young people and health professionals about cancer to ensure a swift diagnosis and referral to specialist support. Cancer in young people is rare but we want young people to know the common signs and symptoms so they can seek medical advice if they are worried.

We rely solely on donations to fund our vital work.  You can help transform the lives of young people with cancer. Visit www.teenagecancertrust.org to find out how.

Teenage Cancer Trust is a registered charity, no. 1062559 (England and Wales) and SCO39757 (Scotland).