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Joshua Burnside / November and December 2018 UK Tour

 
By on Tuesday, 6th November 2018 at 9:00 am
 

Northern Irish art-rock singer/songwriter Joshua Burnside has recently announced a lengthy run of tour dates in England for the end of this year, as well as a pair of dates at home in Belfast to bookend the English dates. This tour is in preparation for Burnside’s upcoming EP release ‘Wear Bluebells In Your Hat If You’re Goin’ That Way’, which is a “reconstituted and embellished” deluxe version of his 2013 EP ‘If You’re Goin’ That Way’. The new EP is due out on the 11th of January 2019 via Quiet Arch. You can take a listen to its blues-tinged lead single ‘Black Dog Sin’ just below the tour date listing.

On 3rd December, Burnside will officially begin his University ‘Coffee House’ Tour, which includes, as you might expect, stops at University venues around England. Burnside will wrap up the tour with a show at Belfast Elmwood Hall just before Christmas on the 21st of December. Tickets for the following shows are available now. TGTF’s past coverage of Joshua Burnside is collected through here.

Thursday 22nd November 2018 – London Waiting Room
Friday 30th November 2018 – Belfast Duncairn Arts Centre
Monday 3rd December 2018 – High Wycombe Buckinghamshire New University Student Union
Monday 3rd December 2018 – Egham University of London Royal Holloway
Tuesday 4th December 2018 – Bournemouth University
Wednesday 5th December 2018 – Bath Spa University
Wednesday 5th December 2018 – Bristol University
Thursday 6th December 2018 – Coventry University of Warwick Student Union
Friday 7th December 2018 – London Queen Mary University Great Hall
Sunday 9th December 2018 – London Camden Market
Sunday 9th December 2018 – London Paper Dress Vintage
Monday 10th December 2018 – Stoke-On-Trent Staffordshire University Student Union
Tuesday 11th December 2018 – Loughborough University
Tuesday 11th December 2018 – Nottingham Trent University
Wednesday 12th December 2018 – Bradford University Student Union
Thursday 13th December 2018 – Newcastle Northumbria University Student Union
Friday 14th December 2018 – Manchester Metropolitan Student Union
Friday 14th December 2018 – University of Liverpool Student Union
Friday 21st December 2018 – Belfast Elmwood Hall

 

CHVRCHES / February 2019 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Tuesday, 17th July 2018 at 9:00 am
 

Scottish synthpoppers CHVRCHES have announced a new UK and Irish tour for next February. By then, they’ll no doubt be super familiar with their most recent album ‘Love is Dead’, their third studio LP effort that dropped on on us in May on Glassnote Records. Special presale tickets go on sale tomorrow, the 18th of July, at 9 AM through links on their official Web site. The general sale commences on Friday, the 20th of July, at 9 AM. These UK and Irish dates follow the American and European legs of a massive world tour this coming autumn and winter.

Thursday 7th February 2019 – London Alexandra Palace
Saturday 9th February 2019 – Birmingham Academy
Tuesday 12th February 2019 – Bournemouth Academy
Thursday 14th February 2019 – Manchester Victoria Warehouse
Saturday 16th February 2019 – Glasgow SSE Hydro
Monday 18th February 2019 – Newcastle Academy
Tuesday 19th February 2019 – Belfast Ulster Hall
Thursday 21st February 2019 – Dublin Olympia

 

Sløtface / September and October 2017 UK Tour

 
By on Wednesday, 20th September 2017 at 9:00 am
 

Norwegian pop punk band Sløtface will play a lengthy string of live dates in the UK this autumn, supporting their newly released debut album ‘Try Not to Freak Out’, which our own Steven recently reviewed. Sløtface’s UK dates will follow a run of live shows in Germany and the Netherlands and will precede the band’s show in Paris on the 27th of October.

Tickets for the following shows are available now. A full listing of Sløtface’s upcoming live gigs can be found on their official Facebook. TGTF’s previous coverage of Sløtface is right back this way.

Thursday 28th September 2017 – Bournemouth 60 Million Postcards
Friday 29th September 2017 – Birmingham Actress and Bishop
Saturday 30th September 2017 – Leeds Brudenell Social Club Games Room
Sunday 1st October 2017 – Manchester Soup Kitchen
Tuesday 3rd October 2017 – York Basement
Wednesday 4th October 2017 – Hull Adelphi
Thursday 5th October 2017 – Derby Venue
Friday 6th October 2017 – Sheffield Picture House Social
Saturday 7th October 2017 – Newcastle Think Tank
Monday 9th October 2017 – Edinburgh Sneaky Pete’s
Tuesday 10th October 2017 – Glasgow Broadcast
Thursday 12th October 2017 – Liverpool Magnet
Friday 13th October 2017 – Stockton-on-Tees Ku Bar
Monday 16th October 2017 – Nottingham Bodega
Tuesday 17th October 2017 – Leicester Cookie
Wednesday 18th October 2017 – Southampton Joiners
Thursday 19th October 2017 – Plymouth Underground

 

Lewis Watson / September 2017 English/Irish Tour

 
By on Monday, 7th August 2017 at 9:00 am
 

Oxfordshire singer/songwriter Lewis Watson released a new album earlier this year. ‘midnight’, which followed his 2014 breakthrough LP ‘the morning’, came out around the time of SXSW 2017. While I wasn’t impressed with his live performance at St. David’s Bethell Hall during our week in Austin, I hope all the kinks have been worked out with his performing his newest material. This past Saturday on Twitter, he shared a new tour for September, hitting English and Irish towns. I believe the tickets to this tour are on sale now. They will be followed by a few Continental dates before he heads back to North America. For more on Lewis Watson right here on TGTF, come through.

Thursday 21st September 2017 – Limerick Stormy Teacup
Friday 22nd September 2017 – Dublin Academy 2
Saturday 23rd September 2017 – Belfast Oh Yeah Music Centre
Sunday 24th September 2017 – Liverpool Arts Centre
Monday 25th September 2017 – Leeds Brudenell Social Club
Tuesday 26th September 2017 – Derby Venue (yes, this place is actually called The Venue)
Wednesday 27th September 2017 – Bournemouth Old Fire Station
Thursday 28th September 2017 – London Scala

 

Nick Mulvey / September and October 2017 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Thursday, 29th June 2017 at 8:00 am
 

It’s been awhile since we wrote about Nick Mulvey here at TGTF. The folk singer/songwriter has been relatively quiet the last two years, but he resurfaced at Glastonbury last weekend. Following that performance, Mulvey has announced a new album and a list of tour dates in the UK and Ireland to support its release. The new LP, titled ‘Wake Up Now’, is due out on the 8th of September via Fiction Records and will include two already released singles, ‘Unconditional’ and ‘Myela’. You can watch the promo video for ‘Unconditional’ just below the tour date listing.

Tickets for the following UK and Irish shows will go on sale tomorrow, Friday, the 30th of June, at 9 AM. For those of you across the pond, a U.S. tour announcement is said to be forthcoming. TGTF’s previous coverage of Nick Mulvey is right through here.

Wednesday 27th September 2017 – Belfast Empire Music Hall
Thursday 28th September 2017 – Dublin Button Factory
Sunday 1st October 2017 – Liverpool Academy
Monday 2nd October 2017 – Exeter Lemon Grove
Tuesday 3rd October 2017 – Bristol Academy
Wednesday 4th October 2017 – Manchester Ritz
Friday 6th October 2017 – Sheffield Leadmill
Saturday 7th October 2017 – Leeds Church
Monday 9th October 2017 – Birmingham Institute
Tuesday 10th October 2017 – Newcastle Wylam Brewery Palace of Arts
Wednesday 11th October 2017 – Edinburgh Liquid Rooms
Thursday 12th October 2017 – Glasgow ABC
Saturday 14th October 2017 – Cardiff Great Hall
Sunday 15th October 2017 – Bournemouth Academy
Monday 16th October 2017 – Cambridge Junction
Tuesday 17th October 2017 – London Shepherd’s Bush Empire
Thursday 19th October 2017 – Bexhill De La Warr Pavilion

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The Divine Comedy / November and December 2017 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Wednesday, 31st May 2017 at 9:00 am
 

Neil Hannon’s very existence will always be linked to the band he has fronted and masterminded for over 2 decades, The Divine Comedy. Last year, he released ‘Foreverland’, the 11th Divine Comedy album. My review of it before its September 2016 release is through here. Tickets to the shows from mid-November in the UK into mid-December in Ireland are on sale now. To catch up on all of TGTF’s coverage on The Divine Comedy, follow this link.

Wednesday 22nd November 2017 – Edinburgh Usher Hall
Thursday 23rd November 2017 – Leeds Academy
Friday 24th November 2017 – Birmingham Institute
Sat 25th November 2017 – Cardiff University Great Hall
Sunday 26th November 2017 – Bristol Colston Hall
Tuesday 28th November 2017 – Manchester Ritz
Wednesday 29th November 2017 – London Hammersmith Apollo
Thursday 30th November 2017 – Bournemouth Academy
Friday 1st December 2017 – Brighton Dome
Saturday 2nd December 2017 – Norwich LCR at the UEA
Monday 4th December 2017 – Cork Opera House
Tuesday 5th December 2017 – Limerick University Concert Hall
Wednesday 6th December 2017 – Derry Millennium Forum
Thursday 7th December 2017 – Belfast Ulster Hall
Friday 8th December 2017 – Dublin Olympia

 
 
 

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