Passengers have a free Saturday night concert in the departure lounge at Stansted Airport

PUBLISHED: 15:58 04 March 2019

The Departures Live Concert at Stansted Airport

The Departures Live Concert at Stansted Airport

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Travellers flying from Stansted Airport on Saturday, March 2, had a free concert in the departure lounge as the airport hosted its first live music event.

The Departures Live Concert at Stansted AirportThe Departures Live Concert at Stansted Airport

Travellers flying from Stansted Airport on Saturday, March 2, had a free concert as the airport hosted its first live music event.

Called Departures Live, and held n the departure lounge, it offered a preview of artists lined up for this year’s music festivals.

They included YouTuber and DJ performer, Jack Maynard who opened the festival, followed by Jammer, London grime MC and Boy Better Know member.

They were joined by The Magic Gang with guitar pop hits and Eliza and The Bear.

The Departures Live Concert at Stansted AirportThe Departures Live Concert at Stansted Airport

Lois Robertson, marketing manager at Stansted Airport said: “It was exciting to see some of the UK’s best urban and rock artists perform here. The event aimed to celebrate some of the finest local musical talent out there and we’re delighted that many of our travellers got a first glimpse at some of their favourite acts ahead of their various appearances during this summer’s European Festival season.”

The Departures Live Concert at Stansted AirportThe Departures Live Concert at Stansted Airport

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