Metropolis 2016 | Alexis Taylor & Trinity Orchestra to pay tribute to Bowie & Prince


Alexis Taylor and the Trinity Orchestra will both pay tribute to the late great Prince and David Bowie at Metropolis 2016.

Hot Chip vocalist Alexis Taylor will perform a special Prince DJ set at the RDS Concert Hall on Friday, November 4th. Speaking about how Prince influenced him Taylor says: “Hot Chip have always been inspired by Prince. It’s mainly the actual groove – the way melodic and rhythmic patterns interlock together – that we take from him.’

And on Saturday, November 5th the Trinity Orchestra will play a set of classic David Bowie tracks at this year’s winter festival.

Metrpolis 2016 will take place at the RDS in Dublin from Thursday, November 3rd to Saturday, November 5th across 8 stages and will include live sets from acts like Groove Armada (DJ Set) | Grace Jones | Girl Band | Crystal Castles | New Jackson | Clams Casino | Novelist | Mall Grab | Floating Points (3hr DJ Set) | Klangkarussell | Shura | Jack Garratt | Paul Kalkbrenner | Mount Kimbie (opening party) | Cyril Hahn and more. As well as art installations, performance and conversation.

Metropolis 2016 Ticket info:

DJ Shadow – Opening Party Thursday 3rd November €39.50
Weekend Early

Bird (2 Day)

Friday 4th / Saturday 5th SOLD OUT
Day Tickets Friday 4th / Saturday 5th €79.50
Weekend (2 Day) Friday 4th / Saturday 5th €145.00
DJ Shadow – Opening Party + Weekend (3 Day) Thursday 3rd / Friday 4th /Saturday 5th €164.50 Ph: 0818 719300 / Prices include booking fee but subject to service charges.

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