Long list of music greats in Apollo's history

In 1962, the building was renamed the Hammersmith Odeon - and started playing host to legendary acts such as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and Bob Marley.

The video below shows David Bowie performing there in 1973.


Apollo gets expensive facelift

The Hammersmith Apollo is set to re-open following a multi-million pound restoration programme. The owners of the Grade II* listed building say they have restored it to its 1930s Art Deco glory.