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Alice Gold / August and September 2010 UK Tour

 
By on Saturday, 21st August 2010 at 5:00 pm
 

Power popper Alice Gold will be supporting Eels on their forthcoming European tour, as well as doing a couple of solo shows. The UK dates are as follows:

Tuesday 24th August 2010 – Glasgow O2 Academy
Wednesday 25th August 2010 – Edinburgh Picture House
Thursday 26th August 2010 – Birmingham O2 Academy
Wednesday 1st September 2010 – London O2 Academy Brixton
Thursday 2nd September 2010 – London The Lexington (solo show)
Saturday 4th September 2010 – Manchester Academy
Thursday 23rd September 2010 – London The Drop (single launch party)

All dates are supporting Eels, unless otherwise noted.

Check out the video for Alice’s debut single, ‘Orbiter’:

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzJBCbn-4T8[/youtube]

 

Philadelphia Grand Jury / August-October 2010 UK Tour

 
By on Friday, 20th August 2010 at 9:00 am
 

Australian indie rock / dance band Philadelphia Grand Jury (known as ‘the Philly Jays’ to their devoted) has been purported to have one of the best live shows around. You can judge this for yourself as they go on an extensive tour in the UK this August, September and October.

Monday 16th August 2010 – Coventry Kasbah
Wednesday 18th August 2010 – Sheffield Forum (free show)
Thursday 19th August 2010 – Glasgow King Tuts
Friday 20th August 2010 – Dundee Duke’s Corner
Saturday 21st August 2010 – Stornoway Jager Room
Sunday 22nd August 2010 – Inverness Hootananny
Monday 23rd August 2010 – York Stereo
Wednesday 25th August 2010 – Nottingham Red Room
Thursday 26th August 2010 – Bath Moles
Friday 27th August 2010 – Truro Wig & Pen (free show)
Saturday 28th August 2010 – Birmingham Flapper
Thursday 2nd September 2010 – Tunbridge Wells Forum
Friday 3rd September 2010 – Exeter Timepiece (free show)
Saturday 4th September 2010 – Southampton Unit
Wednesday 8th September 2010 – Brighton Prince Albert
Thursday 9th September 2010 – Guilford Boiler Room
Friday 10th September 2010 – London Lexington
Saturday 11th September 2010 – Derby Vault
Sunday 12th September 2010 – Newcastle O2 Academy 2
Monday 13th September 2010 – Stoke Sugarmill
Monday 20th September 2010 – Bristol Start the Bus
Tuesday 21st September 2010 – Leicester O2 Academy 3
Thursday 23rd September 2010 – Sunderland Plugged In
Friday 24th September 2010 – Liverpool Academy 2
Saturday 25th September 2010 – Oxford Jericho Tavern
Thursday 30th September 2010 – Portsmouth Cellars
Sunday 3rd October 2010 – Sheffield Plug
Thursday 7th October 2010 – Leeds Cockpit

 

Bear in Heaven / August 2010 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Thursday, 19th August 2010 at 8:30 am
 

Brooklyn’s Bear in Heaven will be playing a couple dates and festivals across the UK and two dates in Ireland this month. Their first stop is London’s Cargo this Saturday.

Saturday 21st August 2010 – London Cargo
Sunday 22nd August 2010 – Wales Green Man Festival
Monday 23rd August 2010 – Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Electric Circus)
Tuesday 24th August 2010 – Belfast Speakeasy
Wednesday 25th August 2010 – Dublin Crawdaddy’s
Thursday 26th August 2010 – Leeds Festival

 

Win Tickets to Rock en Seine

 
By on Monday, 9th August 2010 at 12:00 pm
 

England has Glastonbury, Ireland has Electric Picnic, Denmark has Roskilde. And France has Rock en Seine. We’ve been given the heads-up about a contest to win a pair of 3-day tickets to this year’s sold-out rock festival just outside Paris, two camping tickets, and two Eurostar return tickets to get you and from to the event.

All you have to do is post a comment on what performer you’d most like to see at Rock en Seine on this Europe by Eurostar web page and you’re entered. The line-up is pretty incredible this year, including the likes of Massive Attack, Paolo Nutini and TGTF favourites Kele, Two Door Cinema Club and the Temper Trap. Entries must be submitted by 12 August 2010, and entrants must be at least 18 years old, UK residents, and able to travel from London to Paris 27 August 2010. Good luck!

This contest is now closed.

After the cut: the full line-up for this year’s Rock en Seine.

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Competition: See Faces at The O2 in London next Wednesday

 
By on Wednesday, 4th August 2010 at 12:00 pm
 

There are some bands that are just timeless, and Faces I think we can all agree are one of those bands that most people would jump at the chance to see them. American Express are offering one of you lucky lucky people a pair of tickets to see the legends at London’s British Music Experience in The O2 in London next Wednesday, 11th August.

Faces will be featuring original members Ronnie Wood on guitar, Kenney Jones on drums and Ian McLagan on keyboards, with the addition of Glen Matlock (The Sex Pistols) on bass, with vocals from Mick Hucknall (Simply Red).

This gig forms part of American Express’ Preferred Seating Programme, which provides Cardmembers with exclusive access to a host of music and cultural events throughout the year. From priority tickets, best seats in the house to meet and greet opportunities, Cardmembers benefit from a premium service that gets you closer to the to the bands, stars and events you love and helps you create some truly memorable moments.

To find out more and find out how to enter, read on…

 

Spring Offensive / July and August 2010 UK Tour

 
By on Monday, 19th July 2010 at 1:00 pm
 

The fantastic Spring Offensive that Mary Beth introduced us to earlier in the year are hitting the road. Tickets are on sale for all dates now.

Tuesday 20th July 2010 – Winchester Railway Inn
Wednesday 21st July 2010 – Bristol The Croft
Tuesday 27th July 2010 – Southend The Railway
Wednesday 28th July 2010 – London Club Fandango @229
Thursday 29th July 2010 – Staines Hobgoblin
Friday 30th July 2010 – Colchester The Twist
Sunday 1st August 2010 – Oxford Castle
Monday 2nd August 2010 – Leicester The Shed
Wednesday 4th August 2010 – Birmingham Sound Bar
Thursday 5th August 2010 – Nottingham Spanky Van Dykes
Friday 6th August 2010 – Manchester Night and Day
Saturday 7th August 2010 – Newcastle Pumprey’s Cellar Bar
Saturday 14th August 2010 – Brighton The Hope
Saturday 21st August 2010 – Redditch Morton Stanley Festival

 
 
 

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