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Scottish indie pop rockers The View have announced an autumn tour of the UK to follow the release of their upcoming fifth LP ‘Ropewalk’, which is due for release on the 11th of September. Appropriately dubbed ‘The Ropewalk Tour’, the newly-announced run of headline dates will culminate in back-to-back shows at the Edinburgh Liquid Rooms on the 4th and 5th of October.
Tickets for the following shows go on sale this Friday, the 24th of July, at 9 AM. Below the tour date listing, you can hear the official audio for the first single from ‘Ropewalk’, titled ‘Under the Rug’. Past TGTF coverage of The View is right back here.
Wednesday 16th September 2015 – Aberdeen Lemon Tree
Thursday 17th September 2015 – Newcastle Academy
Friday 18th September 2015 – Wolverhampton Slade Rooms
Saturday 19th September 2015 – Wrexham Central Station
Wednesday 23rd September 2015 – London Electric Ballroom
Thursday 24th September 2015 – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
Friday 25th September 2015 – Sheffield Leadmill
Saturday 26th September 2015 – Leeds Brudenell Social Club
Sunday 27th September 2015 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Tuesday 29th September 2015 – Manchester Gorilla
Wednesday 30th September 2015 – Hull Adelphi
Thursday 1st October 2015 – Cumbria Old Fire Station
Sunday 4th October 2015 – Edinburgh Liquid Rooms
Monday 5th October 2015 – Edinburgh Liquid Rooms
By Mary Chang
on Wednesday, 3rd December 2014 at 9:00 am
Dundee’s The View have revealed a UK tour for March and April 2015. Tickets are on sale now.
They’re finishing up their fifth album, which can be preordered on their PledgeMusic page, where you can also buy tickets. The LP, whose name is still unknown, has an expected release date of spring 2015.
Friday 27th March 2015 – Glasgow Barrowland
Saturday 28th March 2015 – Aberdeen Garage
Sunday 29th March 2015 – Inverness Ironworks
Wednesday 1st April 2015 – Manchester Club Academy
Thursday 2nd April 2015 – Stoke Sugarmill
Friday 3rd April 2015 – Sheffield Leadmill
Saturday 4th April 2015 – Liverpool Academy
Sunday 5th April 2015 – Bristol Thekla
Wednesday 8th April 2015 – London Koko
Thursday 9th April 2015 – Leicester Academy 2
Friday 10th April 2015 – Edinburgh Liquid Room
By Mary Chang
on Monday, 22nd July 2013 at 9:00 am
Scottish band The View have announced a massive tour of the UK and Ireland for this winter. Tickets are on sale now.
Saturday 23th November 2013 – Bristol Thekla
Sunday 24th November 2013 – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
Tuesday 26th November 2013 – Oxford Academy 2
Wednesday 27th November 2013 – Gloucester Guildhall
Thursday 28th November 2013 – London Scala
Friday 29th November 2013 – Southend Chinnerys
Saturday 30th November 2013 – Windsor Fire Station
Monday 2nd December 2013 – Galway Roisin Dubh
Tuesday 3rd December 2013 – Cork Cyprus Avenue
Wednesday 4th December 2013 – Dublin Academy 2
Thursday 5th December 2013 – Belfast Limelight
Saturday 7th December 2013 – Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach
Sunday 8th December 2013 – Birmingham Academy 2
Monday 9th December 2013 – Leeds Cockpit
Tuesday 10th December 2013 – Liverpool EVAC
Thursday 12th December 2013 – Manchester Ruby Lounge
Friday 13th December 2013 – Preston 53 Degrees
Saturday 14th December 2013 – Sheffield Leadmill
Sunday 15th December 2013 – Newcastle Hoults Yard
Tuesday 17th December 2013 – Carlisle Brickyard
Wednesday 18th December 2013 – Glasgow Academy
Thursday 19th December 2013 – Inverness Ironworks
Friday 20th December 2013 – Kilmarnock Grand Hall
Sarurday 21th December 2013 – Edinburgh Picture House
By Mary Chang
on Sunday, 16th June 2013 at 10:00 am
The View‘s new video for new single ‘Standard’ should have been released as a special for Mother’s Day. See what we mean by watching the video below. A new compilation album called ‘Seven Year Setlist’ from the Scots will be released on Monday (17 June).
Scottish rock band The View have a new video for ‘Hold On Now’, which will appear on a digital bundle / Christmas double A-side to be released on the 2nd of December. The bundle release will also feature ‘Tacky Tattoo’ and a cover of Amy Winehouse’s ‘Addicted’ as the B-side.
I the promo, they play on the classically quintessential likely lads video. There’s football, some on stage rock and roll shenanigans and the entire video is shot in a kind Instagram pastiche. Not really for me, but the song more than makes up for the abundance of indie rocker clichés. Watch the video for ‘Hold On Now’ below.
By Mary Chang
on Sunday, 5th August 2012 at 10:00 am
The View have a video out, and it’s for their new single ‘The Clock’, from their top 10 album ‘Cheeky for a Reason’. It’s a lot simpler – and less salacious – than their last one for ‘How Long’. Watch it below.