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#241 Robbie Williams @ London O2 Arena (July 8th 2014)

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Whilst most men were watching Brazil getting their backsides spanked 7-1, Dado was stood with his wife at London’s mightily impressive O2 Arena. We were here to see Robbie on the first of four dates at the venue for his Swings Both Ways tour. I missed a World Cup semi final for a Robbie Williams gig? Yep. Well it was our wedding anniversary* so to be fair football

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#231 Coldplay @ London Eventim Apollo (December 19th 2013)

Line Up: Coldplay / Lily Allen with Special Guests: Robbie Williams, Guy Chambers and Tim Rice Oxley / David Brent & Foregone Conclusion with Special Guest: Dom Johnson / Dynamo / Rizzle Kicks

Hosted By: Fearne Cotton

Coldplay have been involved in the Kids Companycharity for six years and largely kept their involvement under the radar until 2011 when they hosted the first Under 1 Roof concert. On that occasion it was held in the O2Arena and raised nearly half a million for the 

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#225 Robbie Williams @ London Wembley Stadium (June 29th 2013)

Support: Olly Murs

The last time I was at Wembley Stadium the crowd wore denim jackets, denim jeans, denim headbands and probably denim underpants. That was for ACDC in 2009. To say the clothing of choice was a little different today is an understatement. Short shorts and glittery tops abound. Ok so the two sets of fans were a little different. The ACDC fan profile was male, 

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#212 Robbie Williams @ Dublin O2 Arena (September 14th 2012)

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So begins the start of Robbie’s 'pop star' comeback trail…

Would we now get to see the real Robbie Williams? You remember him, the confident showman. I know it’s hard to recall that guy. You may only be able to think of the insecure singer, full of self-doubt, making awkward appearances on X-Factor, singing songs he didn’t 

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#64 Robbie Williams @ Sheffield Arena (February 15th 1999)

Support: Divine Comedy

Memorable gig for many reasons. I went along with my wife who had left me the month before, only to come back again weeks before this gig. Thinking about it she was a big Robbie fan and I did have the tickets so maybe, just maybe, she realised her mistake and so badly wanted to go to the gig that she temporarily got back with me. Relations weren't helped when I thought the tickets were for the night before (Valentines Night) and only realised my

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