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By Mary Chang
on Monday, 20th January 2014 at 4:00 pm
What could be more beautiful than a High Hazels song being performed acoustically? Very little. So we’re very pleased to bring you this video of frontman James Leesley in the middle of iconic Sheffield record shop Record Collector performing their single ‘Hearts Are Breaking’. Sometimes the simplest things are the most gorgeous. Watch the video below.
High Hazels have been announced as support for the upcoming Crookes UK tour in April and May; all the dates are listed here.
Sheffield’s purveyors of New Pop, The Crookes will embark on a tour of the UK this April in support of their highly-anticipated upcoming album ‘Soapbox’, out right before the tour begins, on the 14th of April on Fierce Panda. The first single, ‘Play Dumb’, was reviewed earlier this week by Mary here.
The April tour dates will be followed by a series of shows in Europe before the band returns for a hometown show in Sheffield on the 31st of May. Tickets for the following UK dates go on sale today (Friday the 17th of January) at 10 AM. Support will come from their Sheffield brethren and #4 band on the TGTF 10 for 2014 readers’ poll High Hazels.
Tuesday 15th April 2014 – Nottingham Bodega
Wednesday 16th April 2014 – Leeds Cockpit
Thursday 17th April 2014 – Newcastle Cluny 2
Friday 18th April 2014 – Glasgow King Tut’s
Saturday 19th April 2014 – Hull Adelphi
Tuesday 22nd April 2014 – Manchester Sound Control
Wednesday 23rd April 2014 – Birmingham Hare and Hounds
Thursday 24th April 2014 – Stoke Sugarmill
Friday 25th April 2014 – Bath Moles
Saturday 26th April 2014 – Southampton Lennons
Sunday 27th April 2014 – Bristol Thekla
Monday 28th April 2014 – Brighton Hope
Tuesday 29th April 2014 – London Dingwalls
Saturday 31st May 2014 – Sheffield Leadmill
By Mary Chang
on Monday, 13th January 2014 at 9:00 am
South East rock band Natives will be touring the UK in March and April, straight after they return from the States for a star turn at SXSW 2014. Tickets are on sale now and selling fast. (This spring tour is a rescheduled one from the tour that was originally to take place in November 2013; original tickets are still valid.)
Wednesday 19th March 2014 – Bristol Louisiana
Thursday 20th March 2014 – Sheffield Corporation
Friday 21st March 2014 – Nottingham Red Rooms
Saturday 22nd March 2014 – Birmingham Academy 3
Monday 24th March 2014 – Newcastle Academy 2
Tuesday 25th March 2014 – Glasgow King Tut’s
Wednesday 26th March 2014 – Manchester Deaf Institute
Thursday 27th March 2014 – Leeds Cockpit 2
Thursday 3rd April 2014 – London Borderline
By Mary Chang
on Monday, 6th January 2014 at 9:00 am
To keep your blood pumping this month, Sheffield’s 65daysofstatic are going on a short tour of England and Ireland, curiously enough, followed by three dates in England in March. No doubt they’ll be bringing their punishing live show. Tickets are on sale now.
Tuesday 14th January 2014 – Chester Live Rooms
Wednesday 15th January 2014 – Cork Cyprus Avenue
Thursday 16th January 2014 – Limerick Dolan’s
Friday 17th January 2014 – Galway Roisin Dubh
Saturday 18th January 2014 – Dublin Button Factory
Sunday 19th January 2014 – Belfast Limelight 2
Monday 20th January 2014 – Sheffield University Foundry
Tuesday 25th March 2014 – Exeter Phoenix
Wednesday 26th March 2014 – Southampton Brook
Thursday 27th March 2014 – London Koko
Bipolar Sunshine, the solo project of Kid British singer Adio Marchant, has announced a new list of UK headline dates for next spring. These will follow his run of February shows supporting Phoenix and Mercury Prize-nominated Rudimental, as well as his appearance at SXSW 2014. Tickets for these headline dates are on sale now.
Thursday 27th March 2014 – Southampton Joiners
Friday 28th March 2014 – Sheffield Leadmill
Sat 29th March 2014 – Oxford Art Bar
Sunday 30th March 2014 – Birmingham Institute
Tuesday 1st April 2014 – London XOYO
Thursday 3rd April 2014 – Newcastle Think Tank
Friday 4th April 2014 – Glasgow King Tut’s
Saturday 5th April 2014 – Manchester Academy 2
At the end of a very active 2013, Drenge have announced their biggest UK tour to date for February and March 2014, including a special NME Awards show at the Scala in London on the 20th of February. That show will include special guest support from The Wytches, along with Traams, who will play support on all dates.
Wednesday 19th February 2014 – Birmingham Hare and Hounds
Thursday 20th February 2014 – London Scala (NME Awards show)
Saturday 22nd February 2014 – Glasgow Stereo
Sunday 23rd February 2014 – Stockton Georgian Theatre
Tuesday 25th February 2014 – Brighton Komedia
Thursday 27th February 2014 – Bristol Fleece
Saturday 1st March 2014 – Sheffield Plug