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Shed Seven / December 2011 UK Tour

By on Wednesday, 4th May 2011 at 9:30 am

’90s stars Shed Seven have announced ‘The Maximum Hits and Maximum Highs Tour’, to hit the UK in December. Tickets go on sale this Friday, 6 May, at 9 AM.

Friday 2nd December 2011 – Glasgow Barrowlands
Saturday 3rd December 2011 – Newcastle O2 Academy
Monday 5th December 2011 – Liverpool O2 Academy
Tuesday 6th December 2011 – Cambridge Junction
Thursday 8th December 2011 – Sheffield O2 Academy
Friday 9th December 2011 – Manchester Academy
Sunday 11th December 2011 – Nottingham Rock City
Tuesday 13th December 2011 – Leamington Spa Assembly
Wednesday 14th December 2011 – Norwich UEA
Friday 16th December 2011 – Birmingham O2 Academy
Saturday 17th December 2011 – London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
Tuesday 20th December 2011 – Leeds O2 Academy
Thursday 22nd December 2011 – York Barbican


Godspeed You! Black Emperor / July 2011 UK Tour

By on Thursday, 14th April 2011 at 9:00 am

Following on from a sold out North America tour this winter, Canadian band Godspeed You! Black Emperor have announced UK dates for July. Tickets for these dates are on sale now.

These are in addition to their previously announced appearance at I’ll Be Your Mirror curated by Portishead and All Tomorrow’s Parties taking place on 24 July at London’s Alexandra Palace.

Friday 22nd July 2011 – Glasgow Barrowlands
Saturday 23rd July 2011 – Norwich UEA
Sunday 24th July 2011 – London Alexandra Palace (I’ll Be Your Mirror event)
Monday 25th July 2011 – Leeds Met University

Header photo by Eric Auv


Fenech-Soler / September and October 2011 UK Tour

By on Friday, 25th March 2011 at 5:30 pm

Fenech-Soler‘s original March/April tour was cancelled in light of singer Ben Duffy’s cancer diagnosis. But we’ve just received word that the tour has been rescheduled for September and October. Tickets for all dates on the cancelled March and April tour will be valid on the new dates (see *starred dates below) but there are also some new dates (Peterborough, Newcastle, Bristol and an extra date at London Koko) added as well. Please note that you will be entitled to a full refund if you have tickets for the Cardiff show (2nd April) or have tickets for any of the other shows and cannot attend the respective rescheduled date. Please contact your original ticket vendor for more information.

Tuesday 20th September 2011 – Peterborough Cresset (new show)
Thursday 22nd September 2011 – Glasgow ABC O2*
Friday 23rd September 2011 – Newcastle O2 Academy 2 (new show)
Saturday 24th September 2011 – Birmingham HMV Institute
Wednesday 28th September 2011 – London Koko* (sold out)
Thursday 29th September 2011 – London Koko (new show)
Friday 30th September 2011 – Bristol O2 Academy (new show)
Saturday 1st October 2011 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms*
Tuesday 4th October 2011 – Norwich Waterfront*
Wednesday 5th October 2011 – Leeds University*
Thursday 6th October 2011 – Manchester Academy 2* (upgrade to larger venue)
Friday 7th October 2011 – Brighton Concorde 2


Brother / May 2011 UK Tour

By on Monday, 14th March 2011 at 9:00 am

Tipped for big things in 2011 by many end of year lists, Brother from Slough will be on the road in May, just before they hit the festival circuit. Tickets are available now.

Saturday 7th May 2011 – Oxford O2 Academy
Sunday 8th May 2011 – Slough West Wing Centre
Monday 9th May 2011 – Norwich Waterfront
Wednesday 11th May 2011 – Aldershot West End Centre
Thursday 12th May 2011 – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
Friday 13th May 2011 – Brighton TGE @ Horatios
Saturday 14th May 2011 – Southend Chinnerys
Sunday 15th May 2011 – Gloucester Guildhall
Tuesday 17th May 2011 – Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach
Wednesday 18th May 2011 – Bristol Fleece
Thursday 19th May 2011 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Friday 20th May 2011 – Northampton Roadmender
Saturday 21st May 2011 – Wolverhampton Slade
Monday 23rd May 2011 – London Heaven
Tuesday 24th May 2011 – Manchester Academy 3
Wednesday 25th May 2011 – Liverpool O2 Academy
Thursday 26th May 2011 – Leeds Cockpit
Sunday 29th May 2011 – Edinburgh Cabaret Voltaire
Monday 30th May 2011 – Aberdeen Tunnels
Tuesday 31st May 2011 – Dundee Doghouse


Frank Turner / May 2011 UK Tour

By on Friday, 25th February 2011 at 9:00 am

The face of the young revolution Frank Turner has announced a significantly sized UK tour for May. Most tickets for this tour go on sale on Monday (28 February) at 9 AM, but as you can probably imagine, the festival appearances are already on sale through the associated festivals (Brighton’s Great Escape, Liverpool Sound City and Norwich’s Play Festival).

Monday 9th May 2011 – Stockton ARC
Tuesday 10th May 2011 – Dundee Doghouse
Wednesday 11th May 2011 – Dunfermline PJ Molloys
Thursday 12th May 2011 – Brighton Coalition (Great Escape)
Friday 13th May 2011 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Saturday 14th May 2011 – Lancaster Library
Sunday 15th May 2011 – Chester Telfords Warehouse
Monday 16th May 2011 – Leeds Brudenell Social Club
Wednesday 18th May 2011 – Manchester Night and Day
Thursday May 2011 – Liverpool Cathedral Crypt (Liverpool Sound City date)
Friday 20th May 2011 – Stoke Sugarmill
Sunday 22nd May 2011 – Wolverhampton Slade Room
Monday 23rd May 2011 – Gloucester Guidhall
Tuesday 24th May 2011 – Bristol St. Georges Church
Wednesday 25th May 2011 – Bath Komedia
Thursday 26th May 2011 – Kingston New Slang
Friday 27th May 2011 – Cambridge St. Pauls Church
Saturday 28th May 2011 – Norwich Play Festival
Sunday 29th May 2011 – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
Monday 30th May 2011 – Winchester Railway


Panic! at the Disco / April and May 2011 English Tour

By on Wednesday, 23rd February 2011 at 9:30 am

Panic! at the Disco (now down to two bandmates) will be playing a handful of live dates in April and May. Tickets go on sale this Friday (25 February) at 9 AM.

Friday 29th April 2011 – Norwich Waterfront
Saturday 30th April 2011 – Manchester Academy 2
Tuesday 3rd May 2011 – Birmingham Library at the HMV Institute
Wednesday 4th May 2011 – London Shepherds Bush Empire


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