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Brighton blues rock duo Royal Blood have followed up their #1-selling debut album with a list of European headline dates including the UK and Ireland. (If you haven’t already read it, you can take a look back at Mary’s review of the eponymous chart-topper ‘Royal Blood’ from earlier this week.) The band will head across the pond at the end of September for another round of shows in North America before they kick off the European leg of their tour. A complete list of worldwide tour dates can be found on Royal Blood’s official Web site. Tickets for the following shows go on sale Friday the 5th of September at 9 AM.
Monday 27th October 2014 – Dublin Academy
Tuesday 28th October 2014 – Newcastle Riverside
Thursday 30th October 2014 – Glasgow ABC
Friday 31st October 2014 – Sheffield Leadmill
Sunday 2nd November 2014 – Manchester Ritz
Monday 3rd November 2014 – Liverpool Academy
Wednesday 4th November 2014 – Birmingham Institute
Friday 6th November 2014 – London Electric Ballroom
Saturday 7th November 2014 – London Electric Ballroom
Sunday 8th November 2014 – Cambridge Junction
Tuesday 10th November 2014 – Portsmouth Pyramids
Wednesday 11th November 2014 – Oxford Academy
Thursday 12th November 2014 – Bristol Bierkeller
Prog-rock quartet Syd Arthur, who melted my face off earlier this year at SXSW 2014, have announced a full headline tour of the UK, starting in just under 3 weeks’ time. The band’s new single ‘Autograph’, from their recent album ‘Sound Mirror’, will be released on the 6th of October through Harvest Records. You can watch the video for the album’s first single ‘Garden of Time’ below the tour date listing.
Wednesday 17th September 2014 – Bristol Louisiana
Thursday 18th September 2014 – Birmingham Sunflower Lounge
Saturday 20th September 2014 – Kendal Brewery Arts Centre
Sunday 21st September 2014 – Glasgow Broadcast
Tuesday 23rd September 2014 – Leicester Cookie Jar
Wednesday 24th September 2014 – Hull Adelphi
Thursday 25th September 2014 – Newcastle Cluny
Friday 26th September 2014 – Sheffield Leadmill
Saturday 27th September 2014 – Folkestone Quarterhouse
Monday 29th September 2014 – Brighton Komedia
Tuesday 30th September 2014 – Southampton Joiners
Wednesday 1st October 2014 – London Dingwalls
Thursday 2nd 1st October 2014 – Manchester Band on the Wall
Drummers-turned-songwriters Hyde and Beast (otherwise known as Dave Hyde and Neil Bassett) have announced a headline tour of the UK to follow on the August release of their second album ‘Keep Moving’. The album has already received airplay on BBC 6music, where its title track was featured as a Single of the Week on Shaun Keaveny’s breakfast show. If you missed it on the radio, you can watch the video for ‘Keep Moving’ in our earlier feature here. Tickets for the following live shows are available now.
Monday 20th October 2014 – London Lexington
Tuesday 21st October – Brighton Prince Albert
Thursday 23rd October – Leeds Belgrave Hall
Friday 24th October – Bristol Start the Bus
Saturday 25th October – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Monday 27th October – Manchester Night and Day
Tuesday 28th October – Glasgow Broadcast
Wednesday 29th October – Newcastle Cluny 2
Independent record label and promoter Communion Music has just announced the line up for the second part of its biannual New Faces tour, which will take place this November. The bill includes elusive solo artist FYFE, South London singer/songwriter Kimberly Anne, Oxford pop quartet Pixel Fix (pictured above), and Nottingham five-piece Amber Run, whose track ‘Pilot’ is featured in the video below.
Tickets for the following dates are available now through the usual outlets, but if you’d like a little bonus, grab your tickets from MusicGlue via Communion’s Web site. Each ticket purchased that way will come with a free EP download containing a sample track from each artist.
Monday 3rd November 2014 – Brighton Green Door Store
Tuesday 4th November 2014 – Bristol Louisiana
Wednesday 5th November 2014 – London St. Stephens Church
Friday 7th November 2014 – Oxford Art Bar
Saturday 8th November 2014 – Manchester Soup Kitchen
Sunday 9th November 2014 – Nottingham Bodega
Monday 10th November 2014 – Leeds Holy Trinity Church
Glasgow indie rockers Casual Sex have announced their new double A-side single as well as a short list of UK tour dates for this October. The single, which includes two contrasting tracks called ‘A Perfect Storm’ and ‘Pissing Neon’, will be officially released on the 6th of October via We Can Still Picnic Records. You can take a listen to ‘A Perfect Storm’ below the tour date listing. Tickets for the following shows are available now.
Monday 6th October 2014 – Glasgow CCA
Tuesday 7th October 2014 – London Sebright Arms
Thursday 9th October 2014 – Inverness Hootananny
Friday 10th October 2014 – Edinburgh Pleasance Theatre
Header photo by Nic Schonfeld
Scottish rockers the Twilight Sad will release their fourth album ‘Nobody Wants To Be Here & Nobody Wants To Leave’ on the 27th of October via FatCat Records. You can stream its harrowing lead track ‘There’s a Girl in The Corner’ at the bottom of this page, courtesy of Noisey.
Leading into the album release, the Twilight Sad have announced the following UK tour dates, as well as a North American tour with their labelmates We Were Promised Jetpacks. Full tour information can be found here. The Twilight Sad will also appear at Richmond Park in Glasgow with a host of other Scottish bands, including Mogwai and Honeyblood, on the 30th of August.
Thursday 11th September 2014 – Aberdeen Lemon Tree
Friday 12th September 2014 – Birnam Arts Centre
Saturday 13th September 2014 – Strathpeffer Pavillion
Sunday 5th October 2014 – Manchester Soup Kitchen
Monday 6th October 2014 – London Boston Music Rooms
Tuesday 7th October 2014 – Nottingham Bodega
Thursday 9th October 2014 – Edinburgh Pleasance