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Blossoms / November and December 2016 UK Tour

 
By on Thursday, 18th August 2016 at 9:00 am
 

Never ones to rest on their laurels, Stockport psych pop quintet Blossoms have announced a second set of UK tour dates in support of their recently released, self-titled debut LP ‘Blossoms’. This new list of live dates follows Blossoms’ already announced autumn dates, which are scheduled for late September and early October. Our own editor Mary recently reviewed the chart-topping album right back here.

The new tour dates will include back-to-back nights at Manchester’s Albert Hall on the 2nd and 3rd of December. Tickets for the following shows are available now. TGTF’s full coverage of Blossoms can be found through here.

Wednesday 30th November 2016 – Leicester Academy
Thursday 1st December 2016 – Hull University Union
Friday 2nd December 2016 – Manchester Albert Hall
Saturday 3rd December 2016 – Manchester Albert Hall
Monday 5th December 2016 – Edinburgh Potterow
Tuesday 6th December 2016 – Aberdeen Garage
Wednesday 7th December 2016 – Middlesbrough Empire
Sunday 11th December 2016 – Oxford Academy
Tuesday 13th December 2016 – London Shepherd’s Bush Empire
Wednesday 14th December 2016 – Bournemouth Old Fire Station

 

The Temper Trap / December 2016 UK Tour

 
By on Wednesday, 3rd August 2016 at 9:00 am
 

Australian quartet The Temper Trap have announced UK dates as part of a larger European tour, set to take place this winter. The band are heading to the Continent, followed by Britain, in support of their third album ‘Thick as Thieves’, which was released back in June. (You can read my review of the record here.) It’s available now from Infectious Records in the UK and Glassnote Records in America. Tickets to the below tour dates go on sale this Friday, the 5th of August, at 10 AM. To read more on the Temper Trap on TGTF, go here.

Sunday 18th December 2016 – Glasgow Garage
Monday 19th December 2016 – Manchester Academy 2
Tuesday 20th December 2016 – London Shepherd’s Bush Empire
Wednesday 21st December 2016 – Birmingham Institute 2

 

The Coral / December 2016 UK Tour

 
By on Wednesday, 3rd August 2016 at 8:00 am
 

Liverpool area psychedelic legends The Coral have announced a new UK tour for this December. This winter tour will allow them to get back out on the road and further support ‘Distance Inbetween’, their new album released back in March. It was their eighth album overall and their first new album after a 5-year hiatus. ‘Million Eyes’, their next single, will impact on the 9th of September; it’s available to stream and download now. Presale tickets go on sale today at 10 AM; the general sale commences Friday, the 5th of August, at 10 AM.

Thursday 8th December 2016 – Leeds Academy
Friday 9th December 2016 – Glasgow Academy
Saturday 10th December 2016 – Liverpool Olympia
Monday 12th December 2016 – Coventry Kasbah
Tuesday 13th December 2016 – Norwich Waterfront
Thursday 15th December 2016 – Bristol Academy
Friday 16th December 2016 – London Shepherd’s Bush Empire
Saturday 17th December 2016 – Manchester Academy

 

Girl Band / December 2016 and January 2017 UK Tour

 
By on Friday, 29th July 2016 at 9:00 am
 

Dublin post-punks Girl Band have announced UK dates as part of a larger winter world tour that begins in November on the Continent. Their debut album ‘Holding Hands with Jamie’ is available now from Rough Trade Records. For more of our coverage on Girl Band here on TGTF, go here.

Wednesday 7th December 2016 – Brighton Haunt
Thursday 8th December 2016 – London Scala
Friday 9th December 2016 – Manchester Soup Kitchen
Sunday 22nd January 2016 – Birmingham Hare and Hounds
Tuesday 24th January 2016 – Leeds Brudenell Social Club
Thursday 26th January 2016 – Edinburgh Summerhall Dissection Room

 

Walking on Cars / November and December 2016 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Tuesday, 26th July 2016 at 9:00 am
 

Irish pop group Walking on Cars have recently announced a massive list of tour dates in the UK and Ireland for later this year, and we at TGTF are taking the opportunity to catch up on the band’s latest news. Since we last saw Walking on Cars, way back at SXSW 2015, they have undertaken a seemingly endless run of live shows supporting the release of their debut LP. ‘Everything This Way’ came out on Virgin EMI in back in January, and the band will round out the album’s first year with the headline dates listed below. You can watch the video for album single ‘Speeding Cars’ at the bottom of the page.

Tickets for the following shows are available now, but please be aware of an apparent conflict of dates for Glasgow and Manchester on the 14th of November.  Information on those shows was not readily available at press time, and both gigs are still listed on the band’s official Web site. TGTF’s full previous coverage of Walking on Cars can be found back here.

Thursday 10th November 2016 – Belfast Limelight
Saturday 12th November 2016 – Dublin 3Arena
Monday 14th November 2016 – Glasgow Queen Margaret Union *
Monday 14th November 2016 – Manchester Queen of Hearts *
Tuesday 15th November 2016 – Edinburgh Liquid Rooms
Wednesday 16th November 2016 – Aberdeen Garage
Friday 18th November 2016 – Newcastle University
Saturday 19th November 2016 – Sheffield Leadmill
Sunday 20th November 2016 – Birmingham Institute
Monday 21st November 2016 – Nottingham Rock City
Wednesday 23rd November 2016 – Leeds Stylus
Thursday 24th November 2016 – Manchester Ritz
Friday 25th November 2016 – Liverpool Academy
Sunday 27th November 2016 – Oxford Academy
Monday 28th November 2016 – Cardiff University
Tuesday 29th November 2016 – Norwich UEA
Wednesday 30th November 2016 – Portsmouth Pyramids Centre
Tuesday 13th December 2016 – London Roundhouse

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Lissie / November and December 2016 UK Tour

 
By on Wednesday, 20th July 2016 at 9:00 am
 

American singer/songwriter Lissie has just announced a tour of the UK for November and December of this year, including a show at London Koko on the 6th of December. The new gigs will support her excellent recent album ‘My Wild West’, which was released earlier this year via Cooking Vinyl in the UK and on Thirty Tigers in North America.

Tickets for the following dates will be available for general sale on Friday the 22nd of July at 9 AM, with presales beginning today, Wednesday the 20th of July, on Lissie’s official Web site. We at TGTF were lucky enough to catch Lissie in live performance earlier this year at SXSW 2016; you can read my live review here. Our complete collected coverage of Lissie is right back here.

Tuesday 29th November 2016 – Glasgow Old Fruit Market
Wednesday 30th November 2016 – Manchester Academy 2
Thursday 1st December 2016 – Leeds Brudenell Social Club
Saturday 3rd December 2016 – Birmingham Institute 2
Sunday 4th December 2016 – Portsmouth Wedgwood Rooms
Tuesday 6th December 2016 – London Koko
Wednesday 7th December 2016 – Brighton Concorde 2
Thursday 8th December 2016 – Norwich Waterfront

 
 
 

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