Coldplay and Imagine Dragons are well-known for lighting up stadiums around the world with their larger-than-life performances. This season, Candlelight will be shining a new light on songs like “The Scientist” and “Radioactive” as a string quartet puts a classical spin on the bands’ biggest hits. Prepare for an “Adventure of a Lifetime” inside Llandaff Cathedral as thousands of twinkling candles illuminate this fabulous tribute concert dedicated to two of the most popular bands in the world.
A Coldplay vs. Imagine Dragons tribute may sound like a peculiar mix, but the bands share much more in common than one may think. Both blend sounds and melodies from pop, rock and alternative genres to produce smash hit after smash hit, and their frontmen are known for their distinctive vocals and ability to write meaningful lyrics for their feel-good tunes.
This March, Candlelight invites you to relax and unwind to classical renditions of the bands’ biggest hits while surrounded by a sea of candles. From “Clocks” and “Something Just Like This” to “Bad Liar” and “Believer”, a string quartet will be working their magic on these songs and more inside the historic Llandaff Cathedral. As a symphony of soul-stirring sounds washes over you, you’ll set out on a musical journey where classical music meets chart-topping hits in a soothing candlelit setting.
Illuminated by the warm glow of candlelight, a string quartet will be reimagining famous tunes by Coldplay and Imagine Dragons so that fans of both can experience some of their favourite songs in a completely new light. Prepare to be enchanted by classical renditions of iconic songs and the dreamy atmosphere created by a sea of flickering candles.
Starting at 9pm, the concert will take place over the course of 60 minutes. Doors open 45 mins prior to the start time and late entry is not permitted.