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WIN / Tickets to see Twin Atlantic at London Electric Brixton, 23 May 2017

 
By on Tuesday, 18th April 2017 at 11:00 am
 

Scottish rockers Twin Atlantic will be bringing their swagger across the UK in the second half of May. They’re sure to be playing tracks from their 2016 album ‘GLA’, which Carrie reviewed here, as well as bringing old favourites. Hard to believe, but they released their debut album ‘Free’ back in 2011.

Following your various overdoses on ham, roasts and other things over the Easter bank holiday, we thought you might like to win something. So we’ve blagged a pair of tickets to see the band at London Electric Brixton on the 23rd of May, and we’d like to give them to a lucky TGTF reader. You can enter the context by completing the form below as follows:

1. Provide your full name and your email address. We’ll use these to contact you if you win.
2. Answer this correctly: What is the name of Twin Atlantic’s current album, released last year?
3. Enter your Twitter handle. You need to follow us at @tgtf to be eligible for this contest. If you’re not already following us, it’ll keep you up to date on all the great content here on TGTF and alert you to future contests as well. Good deal, eh?

From all the correct entries received, we’ll choose a lucky winner from random. We’ll be closing the contest this Friday, the 21st of April, at noontime BST, so be sure to get your entry in before then. Any duplicate or incomplete entries will be discarded. Good luck to all! In case you want to buy tickets to tickets to the tour, I’ve listed the tour dates right above the form. To read more of TGTF’s coverage on Twin Atlantic (yes, the archive goes way back!), go here.

Thursday 18th May 2017 – Aberdeen Beach Ballroom
Friday 19th May 2017 – Inverness Ironworks
Saturday 20th May 2017 – Coventry Copper Rooms
Monday 22nd May 2017 – Bristol Academy
Tuesday 23rd May 2017 – London Electric Brixton
Wednesday 24th May 2017 – Cambridge Junction
Friday 26th May 2017 – Exeter Lemon Grove
Tuesday 30th May 2017 – Wrexham William Aston Hall
Wednesday 31st May 2017 – Swansea Sin City

This contest is now closed. The winner will be contacted by email soon.

 

Twin Atlantic / May 2017 UK Tour

 
By on Thursday, 2nd March 2017 at 9:00 am
 

Glaswegian alt-rockers Twin Atlantic will be touring the UK in May. They’ll be bringing their autumn 2016 album ‘GLA’ for another spin out on the road. Tickets for this tour are on sale now. Below the tour dates, you can watch the group cover Kings of Leon‘s ‘Waste a Moment’ from their BBC Radio 1 Lie Lounge appearance in January. To catch up on all of TGTF’s coverage of Twin Atlantic, use this link.

Thursday 18th May 2017 – Aberdeen Beach Ballroom
Friday 19th May 2017 – Inverness Ironworks
Saturday 20th May 2017 – Coventry Copper Rooms
Monday 22nd May 2017 – Bristol Academy
Tuesday 23th May 2017 – London Electric Brixton
Wednesday 24th May 2017 – Cambridge Junction
Friday 26th May 2017 – Exeter Lemon Grove
Tuesday 30th May 2017 – Wrexham William Aston Hall
Wednesday 31st May 2017 – Swansea Sin City

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aWGoF6Zis1Q[/youtube]

 

The Sherlocks / February and March 2017 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Wednesday, 16th November 2016 at 8:00 am
 

Sheffield rock band The Sherlocks have announced a new UK and Irish tour for the new year, their biggest one yet. And it’s pretty massive, seeing the group performing nearly every single night in February and the first half of March. Tickets are on sale this Friday, the 18th of November, at 10 AM. The group had a star turn at the BBC Introducing / PRS for Music Foundation showcase Wednesday night at this year’s SXSW. To have a read through TGTF’s archive on The Sherlocks, use this link.

Wednesday 1st February 2017 – Inverness Mad Hatters
Thursday 2nd February 2017 – Dundee Busker
Friday 3rd February 2017 – Aberdeen Lemon Tree
Saturday 4th February 2017 – Dunfermline PJ Molloys
Sunday 5th February 2017 – Edinburgh Electric Circus
Tuesday 7th February 2017 – Newcastle Academy 2
Wednesday 8th February 2017 – Middlesborough Empire
Friday 10th February 2017 –
Manchester Albert Hall
Saturday 11th February 2017 – Liverpool Academy
Sunday 12th February 2017 – Dublin Grand Social
Tuesday 14th February 2017 – Belfast Voodoo
Wednesday 15th February 2017 – Stoke Sugarmill
Thursday 16th February 2017 – Birmingham Institute 3
Friday 17th February 2017 – Bristol Thekla
Saturday 18th February 2017 – Swansea Sin City
Sunday 19th February 2017 – Cardiff Cwlb Ifor Bach
Tuesday 21st February 2017 – Plymouth Hub
Wednesday 22nd February 2017 – Southampton Talking Heads
Thursday 23rd February 2017 – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
Friday 24th February 2017 – Reading Sub89
Saturday 25th February 2017 – St. Albans Horn
Monday 27th February 2017 – Southend Chinnerys
Tuesday 28th February 2017 – Norwich Waterfront Studio
Wednesday 1st March 2017 – Peterborough Met Lounge
Friday 3rd March 2017 – Sheffield Foundry
Saturday 4th March 2017 – Hull Welly
Monday 6th March 2017 – York Fibbers
Tuesday 7th March 2017 – Preston 53 Degrees
Wednesday 8th March 2017 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Thursday 9th March 2017 – Cambridge Junction 2
Friday 10th March 2017 – Milton Keynes Crauford Arms
Sunday 12th March 2017 – Oxford Bullingdon
Monday 13th March 2017 – Frome Wheatsheaf
Tuesday 14th March 2017 – Guilford Boiler Room
Wednesday 15th March 2017 – Tunbridge Wells Forum

 

Teenage Fanclub / November and December 2016 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Tuesday, 23rd August 2016 at 9:00 am
 

Veteran Glaswegian indie pop stars Teenage Fanclub have announced a massive tour of the UK and Ireland for this November and December, following their completely sold out September UK tour and a list of October live dates in North America. The lengthy list of live shows comes in support of Teenage Fanclub’s forthcoming new album ‘Here’, which is due out on the 9th of September on the band’s own PeMa label, via Republic of Music in the UK (it’ll be out on Merge Records in America). You can watch the promo video for the album’s first single ‘I’m In Love’ just below the tour date listing.

Tickets for the following shows are available now. TGTF’s past coverage of Teenage Fanclub is gathered right back here.

Tuesday 15th November 2016 – Inverness Ironworks
Wednesday 16th November 2016 – Whitley Bay Playhouse (sold out)
Thursday 17th November 2016 – Sheffield Leadmill
Friday 18th November 2016 – Manchester Academy 2
Sunday 20th November 2016 – Leeds University
Monday 21st November 2016 – Norwich Waterfront
Tuesday 22nd November 2016 – London Electric Ballroom (sold out)
Wednesday 23rd November 2016 – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
Thursday 24th November 2016 – Brighton Concorde 2 (sold out)
Saturday 26th November 2016 – Birmingham Institute
Sunday 27th November 2016 – Cardiff Glee Club (sold out)
Monday 28th November 2016 – Nottingham Rock City
Tuesday 29th November 2016 – Bristol Anson Rooms
Wednesday 30th November 2016 – Cambridge Junction
Friday 2nd December 2016 – Dublin Academy
Saturday 3rd December 2016 – Glasgow Barrowland (sold out)
Sunday 4th December 2016 – Glasgow ABC (sold out)

[youtube]https://youtu.be/FDOLKSp2AWU[/youtube]

 

Catholic Action / September and October 2016 UK Tour

 
By on Friday, 22nd July 2016 at 8:00 am
 

Glaswegian alt-pop quartet Catholic Action have announced a list of UK tour dates for this autumn, bookended by two shows in Edinburgh on the 6th of September and the 1st of October. The band’s official Facebook also hints at the imminent release of an unnamed new single ahead of the live dates, via London indie label Luv Luv Luv Records.

Tickets for the following live dates are available now. TGTF’s previous coverage of Catholic Action is back this way.

Tuesday 6th September 2016 – Edinburgh Liquid Rooms
Friday 9th September 2016 – Perth Twa Tams
Thursday 22nd September 2016 – London Old Blue Last
Friday 23rd September 2016 – Leeds Belgrave Music Hall
Saturday 24th September 2016 – Manchester Deaf Institute
Sunday 25th September 2016 – Glasgow King Tut’s
Thursday 29th September 2016 – Inverness Mad Hatters
Friday 30th September 2016 – Dundee Buskers
Saturday 1st October 2016 – Edinburgh Mash House

 

Cast / October and November 2015 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Friday, 18th September 2015 at 9:00 am
 

Veteran Britpop band Cast have announced a brand new album via PledgeMusic, along with a lengthy run of live shows in the UK and Ireland for later this autumn.  The band released the first track from the new album, titled ‘Baby Blue Eyes’, earlier this year.  You can listen to that track, which is also being offered as a free download, just below the tour date listing.

Following their October and November live dates, Cast will celebrate the 20th anniversary of their classic album ‘All Change’ with a show at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, featuring the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, on Saturday the 5th of December.  Tickets for the following shows are available now; please note that several dates have already sold out.

Previous coverage of Cast on TGTF can be found right back this way.

Thursday 1st October 2015 – Brighton Komedia
Friday 2nd October 2015 – Southend Chinnerys (sold out)
Saturday 3rd October 2015 – Hastings St. Mary’s In The Castle
Sunday 4th October 2015 – Plymouth Hub
Thursday 8th October 2015 – Wrexham Central Station
Friday 9th October 2015 – Belfast Limelight
Saturday 10th October 2015 – Dublin Button Factory
Thursday 15th October 2015 – Falkirk Warehouse
Friday 16th October 2015 – Ayr Town Hall
Saturday 17th October 2015 – Inverness Iron Works
Sunday 18th October 2015 – Montrose Town Hall
Monday 19th October 2015 – Dunfermline P.J. Molloy’s
Thursday 22nd October 2015 – Alloa Town Hall (sold out)
Friday 23rd October 2015 – Paisley Town Hall
Saturday 24th October 2015 – Aberdeen Garage
Sunday 25th October 2015 – Stockton KU
Friday 6th November 2015 – Preston 53 Degrees
Saturday 7th November 2015 – Holmfirth Picturedome
Sunday 8th November 2015 – York Duchess
Thursday 12th November 2015 – Stoke Sugarmill (sold out)
Saturday 14th November 2015 – Wolverhampton Slade Rooms
Sunday 15th November 2015 – Bath Komedia
Thursday 19th November 2015 – Lincoln Shed
Friday 20th November 2015 – Wakefield Unity Works
Saturday 21st November 2015 – Cleethorpes Beachcomber

 
 
 

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