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Video of the Moment #798: Ben Howard

By on Thursday, 17th May 2012 at 6:00 pm

Fancy taking a ride round the city with Ben Howard, then catching some exclusive footage of him performing with his band at Shepherds Bush? You can both with his new video for ‘Only Love’, which you can watch below.

Howard has an extensive UK/Irish tour lined up for November, kicking off at the Brighton Dome on the 2nd of November; see the dates below. Support for the tour will be Willy Mason, who played alongside Howard at Communion’s SXSW showcase in Austin at the St. David’s Historic Sanctuary church in March.


Saturday 2nd November 2012 – Brighton Dome
Sunday 3rd November 2012 – Plymouth Pavilions
Monday 4th November 2012 – Cardiff University (Great Hall)
Tuesday 5th November 2012 – Bristol Colston Hall
Thursday 7th November 2012 – Dublin Olympia
Saturday 9th November 2012 – Belfast Mandela Hall
Sunday 10th November 2012 – Glasgow O2 Academy
Monday 12th November 2012 – Manchester Apollo
Wednesday 14th November 2012 – Leeds O2 Academy
Friday 16th November 2012 – Newcastle O2 Academy
Saturday 17th November 2012 – Aberdeen Music Hall
Monday 19th November 2012 – Cambridge Corn Exchange
Tuesday 20th November 2012 – Lincoln Engine Shed
Wednesday 21th November 2012 – Leicester O2 Academy
Thursday 22nd November 2012 – Nottingham Rock City
Saturday 24th November 2012 – Birmingham O2 Academy
Sunday 25th November 2012 – Bournemouth O2 Academy
Monday 26th November 2012 – Southampton Guild Hall
Wednesday 28th November 2012 – London O2 Brixton Academy


Graham Coxon / April 2012 UK Tour

By on Friday, 30th March 2012 at 9:00 am

I have my suspicions that Graham Coxon is some superhuman or android; how else do you explain his many solo albums, practically leaving his time in Blur in the dusty pages of back history. His latest album ‘A & E’ is being released on Monday (2 April), and he’s got a UK tour lined up for April already. Tickets are on sale now. Listen to teaser track ‘The Truth’ below.


Friday 13th April 2012 – Oxford Academy
Sunday 15th April 2012 – Gateshead Sage
Monday 16th April 2012 – Edinburgh Liquid Rooms
Tuesday 17th April 2012 – Glasgow Garage
Thursday 19th April 2012 – Manchester Sound Control
Friday 20th April 2012 – Sheffield Leadmill
Saturday 21st April 2012 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Monday 23rd April 2012 – Brighton Concorde
Tuesday 24th April 2012 – Cambridge Junction
Wednesday 25th April 2012 – London Forum
Friday 27th April 2012 – Gloucester Guildhall
Saturday 28th April 2012 – Bristol Trinity
Sunday 29th April 2012 – Exeter Phoenix
Monday 30th April 2012 – Falmouth Princess Pavilions


Ed Sheeran / October and November 2012 UK Tour

By on Wednesday, 25th January 2012 at 3:00 pm

Have you even *started* to think about gigs this autumn? Evidently Ed Sheeran has. ‘The A Team’ man has already announced a significant tour for October and November. Tickets are on sale now.

Saturday 13th October 2012 – London HMV Hammersmith Apollo
Tuesday 16th October 2012 – London HMV Hammersmith Apollo
Saturday 20th October 2012 – Newport Newport Centre
Sunday 21st October 2012 – Bournemouth Windsor Hall at BIC
Monday 22nd October 2012 – Plymouth Pavillion
Sunday 28th October 2012 – Birmingham Ballroom
Monday 29th October 2012 – Birmingham Ballroom
Tuesday 31st October 2012 – Nottingham Nottingham Arena
Wednesday 1st November 2012 – Manchester Apollo
Monday 5th November 2012 – Doncaster Doncaster Dome
Wednesday 7th November 2012 – Hull Arena
Thursday 8th November 2012 – Blackpool Empress Ballroom
Saturday 10th November 2012 – Newcastle City Hall
Sunday 11th November 2012 – Newcastle City Hall
Monday 12th November 2012 – Edinburgh Usher Hall
Wednesday 14th November 2012 – Glasgow Barrowlands


Bombay Bicycle Club / April 2012 UK Tour

By on Monday, 24th October 2011 at 3:00 pm

Bombay Bicycle Club have announced a massive UK tour for April 2012. Tickets go on sale this Friday (28th of October) at 9 AM. The tour will call at:

Sunday 15th April 2012 – Cambridge Corn Exchange
Monday 16th April 2012 – Brighton Centre
Tuesday 17th April 2012 – Wolverhampton Civic Hall
Thursday 19th April 2012 – York Barbican
Friday 20th April 2012 – Edinburgh Corn Exchange
Saturday 21st April 2012 – Liverpool University
Monday 23rd April 2012 – Plymouth Pavilions
Tuesday 24th April 2012 – Portsmouth Guildhall
Wednesday 25th April 2012 – Leicester De Montfort Hall
Friday 27th April 2012 – Blackpool Empress Ballroom
Saturday 28th April 2012 – London Alexandra Palace


Kaiser Chiefs / January and February 2012 UK Tour

By on Monday, 22nd August 2011 at 9:00 am

Kaiser Chiefs have announced their first UK tour in almost 2 years, set to start at the end of January 2012. Tickets go on sale Friday (the 26th of August) at 9 AM.

Friday 27th January 2012 – Llandudno Cymru Arena
Saturday 28th January 2012 – Reading Hexagon
Sunday 29th January 2012 – Southend Cliffs Pavilion
Tuesday 31st January 2012 – Guildford G Live
Thursday 2nd February 2012 – Derby Assembly Rooms
Friday 3rd February 2012 – Birmingham O2 Academy
Saturday 4th February 2012 – Plymouth Pavilions
Monday 6th February 2012 – Norwich UEA
Tuesday 7th February 2012 – Lincoln Engine Shed
Thursday 9th February 2012 – Edinburgh HMV Picture House
Friday 10th February 2012 – Glasgow O2 Academy
Saturday 11th February 2012 – Blackpool Empress Ballroom
Monday 13th February 2012 – Sheffield O2 Academy
Tuesday 14th February 2012 – Newcastle O2 Academy
Wednesday 15th February 2012 – Grimsby Auditorium
Friday 17th February 2012 – Manchester Academy
Sunday 19th February 2012 – Folkestone Leas Cliff Hall
Tuesday 21st February 2012 – Portsmouth Guildhall
Wednesday 22nd February 2012 – Bristol Colston Hall
Thursday 23rd February 2012 – London HMV Hammersmith Apollo


Example / November and December 2011 UK Tour

By on Wednesday, 8th June 2011 at 9:30 am

Popular rapper Example will be embarking on a pretty extensive UK tour in November and December. Tickets go on sale Friday (10 June) at 9 AM.

Monday 21st November 2011 – Margate Winter Gardens
Tuesday 22nd November 2011 – Southend Cliffs Pavilion
Wednesday 23rd November 2011 – Plymouth Pavilions
Friday 25th November 2011 – Sheffield O2 Academy
Sunday 27th November 2011 – Lincoln Engine Shed
Thursday 1st December 2011 – Manchester O2 Apollo
Saturday 3rd December 2011 – Liverpool University
Sunday 4th December 2011 – Newcastle O2 Academy
Monday 5th December 2011 – Glasgow O2 Academy
Wednesday 7th December 2011 – Leeds O2 Academy
Thursday 8th December 2011 – Cardiff University Great Hall
Friday 9th December 2011 – London O2 Brixton Academy
Saturday 10th December 2011 – Birmingham O2 Academy
Monday 12th December 2011 – Swindon Oasis Centre
Tuesday 13th December 2011 – Cambridge Corn Exchange
Wednesday 14th December 2011 – Brighton Brighton Centre
Thursday 15th December 2011 – Nottingham Rock City


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