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Mumford and Sons / November and December 2012 UK/Irish Tour

By on Tuesday, 25th September 2012 at 9:00 am

Mumford and Sons will be bringing their frenetic live show to UK clubs in November and arenas in the UK and Ireland in December. All November theatre shows are priced at £23.50. All December arena shows are priced at £29.50, except London at £32.50/£29.50. Tickets go on sale this Friday (28 September) at 9 AM on Mumford’s official Web site.

My review of their latest album ‘Babel’, now out on Gentlemen of the Road / Island, can be read here.

Wednesday 21st November 2012 – Torquay Princess Theatre
Thursday 22nd November 2012 – Portsmouth Guildhall
Friday 23rd November 2012 – Ipswich Regent Theatre
Sunday 25th November 2012 – Dundee Caird Hall
Monday 26th November 2012 – Carlisle Sands Centre
Tuesday 27th November 2012 – Llandudno Venue Cymru
Tuesday 4th December 2012 – Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
Wednesday 5th December 2012 – Glasgow SECC
Friday 7th December 2012 – Birmingham LG Arena
Monday 10th December 2012 – Manchester Arena
Tuesday 11th December 2012 – London O2
Thursday 13th December 2012 – Cardiff CIA
Saturday 15th December 2012 – Belfast Odyssey Arena
Sunday 16th December 2012 – Dublin O2


Spector / October and November 2012 UK Tour

By on Tuesday, 31st July 2012 at 9:30 am

Spector have announced a massive UK tour for this autumn. Tickets go on sale this Friday (3 August) at 9 AM. Tickets are £10 each (except in London, where they are £12.50).

The band’s debut album, ‘Enjoy It While It Lasts’, is out in the 13th of August on Luv Luv Luv / Fiction.

Thursday 11th October 2012 – Glasgow Oran Mor
Friday 12th October 2012 – Aberdeen Tunnels
Saturday 13th October 2012 – Dundee Doghouse
Sunday 14th October 2012 – Carlisle Brickyard
Tuesday 16th October 2012 – Liverpool Academy 2
Wednesday 17th October 2012 – Preston 53 Degrees
Thursday 18th October 2012 – Sheffield Leadmill
Friday 19th October 2012 – Leeds Uni Stylus
Thursday 25th October 2012 – Brighton Concorde 2
Friday 26th October 2012 – Reading Sub 89
Saturday 27th October 2012 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Sunday 28th October 2012 – Norwich Waterfront
Monday 29th October 2012 – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
Wednesday 31st October 2012 – Newcastle Academy 2
Thursday 1st November 2012 – Leicester Academy 2
Friday 2nd November 2012 – Manchester Ritz
Saturday 3rd November 2012 – Stoke Sugarmill
Monday 5th November 2012 – York Duchess
Tuesday 6th November 2012 – Darlington Hub
Wednesday 7th November 2012 – Birmingham HMV Library
Thursday 8th November 2012 – Gloucester Guildhall
Saturday 10th November 2012 – London Shepherds Bush Empire


Live Gig Video: Marina and the Diamonds perform ‘Teen Idle’ at London Tabernacle

By on Monday, 30th July 2012 at 4:00 pm

The press release I received from Marina and the Diamonds‘ PR says this video of Marina performing ‘Teen Idle’ live at the London Tabernacle is “a little teaser for her upcoming UK tour this September”. Watch the performance below, which sounds like they filtered out all the miscellaneous crowd and incidental noise, so all you hear is Marina’s voice.


Sunday 30th September 2012 – Leeds Metropolitan University
Tuesday 2nd October 2012 – Dundee Fat Sam’s
Thursday 4th October 2012 – Liverpool O2 Academy
Friday 5th October 2012 – Preston 53 Degrees
Saturday 6th October 2012 – Manchester Academy
Monday 8th October 2012 – Leicester O2 Academy
Tuesday 9th October 2012 – Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall
Thursday 11th October 2012 – London HMV Forum
Sunday 14th October 2012 – Lincoln Engine Shed
Monday 15th October 2012 – Oxford O2 Academy
Wednesday 17th October 2012 – Dublin Olympia Theatre


Clock Opera / October and November 2012 UK/Irish Tour

By on Thursday, 5th July 2012 at 9:00 am

Following on the acclaim of their debut album ‘Ways to Forget’ (reviewed by John here) released in the spring, Clock Opera have announced a massive UK and Irish tour for this autumn. Tickets are on sale now.

The band appeared on the TGTF stage at 2012’s Liverpool Sound City; read all about it here.

Saturday 20th October 2012 – Oxford Gathering Festival
Monday 22nd October 2012 – Stoke Sugarmill
Wednesday 24th October 2012 – Cork Cyprus Avenue
Thursday 25th October 2012 – Galway Roisin Dub
Friday 26th October 2012 – Dublin Academy 2
Saturday 27th October 2012 – Belfast Limelight
Monday 29th October 2012 – Liverpool Kazimier
Tuesday 30th October 2012 – Nottingham Bodega
Wednesday 31st October 2012 – Manchester Deaf Institute
Thursday 1st November 2012 – Dundee Doghouse
Friday 2nd November 2012 – Glasgow King Tut’s
Saturday 3rd November 2012 – Sheffield Harley
Monday 5th November 2012 – Brighton Haunt
Tuesday 6th November 2012 – Bristol Thekla
Wednesday 7th November 2012 – Norwich Waterfront
Thursday 8th November 2012 – London Heaven


General Fiasco / May 2012 UK Tour

By on Wednesday, 11th April 2012 at 8:30 am

Tickets are on sale now for General Fiasco‘s headline tour of the UK this May. ‘Unfaithfully Yours’, their album followup to debut ‘Buildings’, will drop in June on Dirty Hit Records.

I caught up with the Belfast quartet at SXSW; watch my video interview with them here.

Tuesday 8th May 2012 – Dunfermline PJ Molloy’s
Wednesday 9th May 2012 – Inverness Ironworks
Thursday 10th May 2012 – Dundee Doghouse
Saturday 12th May 2012 – Hartlepool Pitch Invasion Music Festival
Tuesday 15th May 2012 – Manchester Sound Control
Wednesday 16th May 2012 – York Duchess
Thursday 17th May 2012 – Northampton Roadmender
Friday 18th May 2012 – Leeds Cockpit 3
Wednesday 23rd May 2012 – Wolverhampton Little Civic
Thursday 24th May 2012 – Kingston Hippodrome New Slang
Friday 25th May 2012 – London Koko (Club NME)
Sunday 27th May 2012 – Southampton Talking Heads
Monday 28th May 2012 – Guildford Boileroom
Tuesday 29th May 2012 – Oxford Jericho Tavern
Wednesday 30th May 2012 – London Notting Hill Arts Club (Death Disco)
Thursday 31st May 2012 – Brighton Hydrant


Sound of Guns / March and April 2012 UK/Irish Tour

By on Friday, 10th February 2012 at 3:00 pm

Sound of Guns have announced their biggest tour to date, touring many venues in the UK and Ireland in support of their upcoming album ‘Angles and Enemies’ which is due to be released on the 5th of March. Tickets are on sale now.

Tuesday 6th March 2012 – Newcastle Academy 2
Wednesday 7th March 2012 – Glasgow King Tuts
Thursday 8th March 2012 – Inverness Ironworks
Friday 9th March 2012 – Aberdeen Tunnels
Saturday 10th March 2012 – Dundee Doghouse
Tuesday 13th March 2012 – Manchester Roadhouse
Wednesday 14th March 2012 – Dublin Academy 2
Thursday 15th March 2012 – Belfast University (Radar)
Friday 16th March 2012 – Sheffield Leadmill
Saturday 17th March 2012 – Leeds Cockpit
Monday 19th March 2012 – Nottingham Bodega
Tuesday 20th March 2012 – Cardiff Moon
Wednesday 21st March 2012 – Birmingham Hare and Hounds
Friday 23rd March – Brighton Hydrant
Saturday 24th March 2012 – Southampton Unit
Saturday 21st April 2012 – Liverpool O2 Academy


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