SXSW 2016 | 2015
| 2013 | 2012 | Live at Leeds 2016 | 2015 | 2014
Sound City 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | Great Escape 2015 | 2013 | 2012
Don't forget to like There Goes the Fear on Facebook and follow us on Twitter!
London electropop duo Avec Sans have announced a short list of live dates in England supporting their recent new album ‘Heartbreak Hi’. Released back in July, the album contains 13 tracks, including a cover of Bon Iver‘s ‘Perth’. Along with the tour date announcement, Avec Sans have unveiled a new video for ‘Perth’, which you can view at the bottom of the page.
Ticket information for these live shows wasn’t available at press time, so check Avec Sans’ official Web site for updated information. TGTF’s complete coverage of Avec Sans, including their appearance at SXSW 2016, can be found right back here.
Sunday 6th November 2016 – Bristol Exchange
Friday 11th November 2016 – Winchester Railway Inn
Saturday 12th November 2016 – Reading Oakford Social
Tuesday 22nd November 2016 – London Dalston Birthdays
American singer/songwriter Conor Oberst has announced a short list of live dates in the UK and Ireland for early next year, following the release of his new album ‘Ruminations.’ A solo collection of “raw, unadorned” tracks written at Oberst’s home in Omaha, Nebraska during the winter of 2016, ‘Ruminations’ is due for release on the 16th of October via Nonesuch Records.
Tickets for the following shows are available now. A full listing of Oberst’s live shows surrounding the album release, including dates in North America and continental Europe, can be found on his official Web site. TGTF’s previous coverage of Conor Oberst is back here.
Wednesday 1st February 2017 – London Palladium
Thursday 2nd February 2017 – Manchester Albert Hall
Friday 3rd February 2017 – Edinburgh Queen’s Hall
Sunday 5th February 2017 – Dublin Grand Canal Theatre
By Mary Chang
on Wednesday, 7th September 2016 at 10:00 am
Talk about momentous: Gloucestershire sibling duo Ardyn have announced their first-ever headline tour of the UK for this autumn. Twins Rob and Katy Pearson, whose beautiful harmonies caught our attention ahead of Dot to Dot 2016, released their EP ‘The Valley’ earlier this summer. They’ve also recorded a live session of the EP at London’s famed studio The Pool, including a performance of the title track. Watch the video of ‘The Valley’ live, which you can watch at the bottom of this post. Tickets for this tour are on sale now.
Thursday 10th November 2016 – Glasgow Nice n’ Sleazy
Friday 11th November 2016 – Manchester Castle Hotel
Saturday 12th November 2016 – Leeds Brudenell Games Room
Thursday 17th November 2016 – Brighton Green Door Store
Friday 18th November 2016 – Bristol Louisiana
Saturday 19th November 2016 – Nottingham Chameleon Arts Café
Thursday 1st December 2016 – London St. Pancras Old Church
By Mary Chang
on Wednesday, 7th September 2016 at 9:00 am
Tom Rowlands and Ed Simons, better known as the influential English electronic duo Chemical Brothers, have announced a small handful of live dates in the UK for the middle of December 2016. These shows will conclude the pair’s world tour that takes them through Europe, Asia and the Middle East before returning to blighty. They’ll be supporting their incredible 11th album ‘Born in the Echoes’, which has had legs since its release in summer 2015. Tickets have already gone for Blackpool and the first London date revealed, but tickets are still available for Glasgow and a second London date has gone on sale as well. To read our past articles on TGTF on the Chemical Brothers, follow this link.
Wednesday 7th December 2016 – Glasgow SECC
Friday 9th December 2016 – Blackpool Empress Ballroom (sold out)
Saturday 10th December 2016 – London Hammersmith Apollo (sold out)
Sunday 11th December 2015 – London Hammersmith Apollo
By Mary Chang
on Wednesday, 7th September 2016 at 8:00 am
Liam Fray and the Courteneers like to do things big. The Manchester band favourites’ latest tour announcement proves this extends to their travel plans around the UK, which includes 12 stops. (Oddly, Manchester has been omitted from the tour. Christmas hometown show, perhaps?) They’ll be supporting upcoming fifth album ‘Mapping the Rendezvous’, which is slated for release on the 21st of October on PIAS. Tickets are on sale now for all the dates below. For more on Courteeners on TGTF, click here.
Thursday 10th November 2016 – Stoke on Trent Victoria Hall
Friday 11th November 2016 – Southampton Guildhall
Saturday 12th November 2016 – London Brixton Academy
Monday 14th November 2016 – Bristol Academy
Tuesday 15th November 2016 – Norwich UEA
Thursday 17th November 2016 – Birmingham Academy
Friday 18th November 2016 – Liverpool Echo
Saturday 19th November 2016 – Glasgow SSE
Monday 21st November 2016 – Newcastle Academy
Tuesday 22nd November 2016 – Nottingham Rock City
Thursday 24th November 2016 – Carlisle Sands Centre
Friday 25th November 2016 – Leeds First Direct Arena
By Mary Chang
on Tuesday, 6th September 2016 at 10:00 am
After several years since his band’s greatest hits CD release, Keane‘s frontman Tom Chaplin is stepping out on his own. Chaplin will be releasing his debut album ‘The Wave’ on the 14th of October on Island Records. To celebrate, he will be performing at some incredibly intimate gigs. Tickets to the below shows will be on sale tomorrow, Wednesday, the 7th of September, at 9:30 AM. To whet your appetite ahead of the official release of ‘The Wave’, you can have a read of my thoughts on and watch the video for ‘Hardened Heart’ back here, or you can watch the new video for single ‘Quicksand’ at the bottom of this post.
Saturday 22nd October 2016 – Brighton St George’s Church
Sunday 23rd October 2016 – Bristol Thekla
Monday 24th October 2016 – Nottingham Glee Club
Wednesday 26th October 2016 – Leeds City Varieties Music Hall
Thursday 27th October 2016 – Manchester Sound Control
Friday 28th October 2016 – Glasgow St. Luke’s
Sunday 30th October 2016 – Birmingham Glee Club
Monday 31st October 2016 – London Islington Assembly Hall