Time is the one thing stopping us from getting much more news out to you good rocking folk, so excuse me if we start bundling some stories together! Here’s the first of what will hopefully be a bunch of tour announcement posts, ensuring you get to hear about more upcoming bands near you!
Also, yes, I know we need a new header image. I’m no graphic artist!
Roadstars (Simo, Aaron Keylock, Federal Charm)
Three exciting blues/rock up-and-comers on one tour – value for money! Full press release is here and tickets go on pre-sale on Wednesday 15th June via Planet Rock Tickets, full release on Friday 17th.
- Southampton – Talking Heads Wed 16 November
- Brighton – Haunt Thurs 17 November
- Cardiff – Globe Fri 18 November
- Leek – Foxlowe Arts Sat 19 November
- Nottingham – Bodega Mon 21 November
- Bilston – Robin 2 Tues 22 November
- Bristol – Tunnels Wed 23 November
- York – Fibbers Fri 25 November
- Crewe – Box Sat 26 November
- Norwich – Waterfront Studio Sun 27 November
- Sheffield – Greystones Mon 28 November
- Newcastle – Cluny Wed 30 November
- Glasgow – ABC2 Thurs 1 December
- Edinburgh – Mash House Fri 2 December
- Manchester – Deaf Institute Sat 3 December
- London – O2 Islington Academy Wed 7 December
Fresh from touring with Muse across the continent and celebrating the release of their album O, De Staat have announced a brief run of UK dates. Tickets are an sale now, so grab ’em quick as their last show in March sold out 2 months in advance!
- Tuesday 18th October 2016 – Louisiana, Bristol
- Wednesday 19th October 2016 – Soup Kitchen, Manchester
- Thursday 20th Octoberr 2016 – King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, Glasgow
- Friday 21st October 2016 – Bodega, Nottingham
- Saturday 22nd October 2016 – Oslo, London
Australian rockers The Amity Affliction travel halfway around the world to regale us with half a dozen UK dates. Support is from Northlane, Stray From The Path and Wage War. Pre-sales kick off this Wednesday at 10am for O2 and this Thursday at 10am for Live Nation, with tickets on general sale from 10am on Friday.
- Sun 4th Dec – BRISTOL O2 Academy
- Mon 5th Dec – MANCHESTER O2 Ritz
- Tue 6th Dec – LONDON Roundhouse
- Thu 8th Dec – GLASGOW O2 ABC
- Fri 9th Dec – BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute
- Sat 10th Dec – NORWICH Waterfront
Canadian alt-blues-rock outfit July Talk have announced the release of their second album Touch (due September 9th) and a UK and European tour to coincide. UK dates are as follows:
- 13th September – King Tuts, Glasgow
- 14th September – Sound `Control Bar, Manchester
- 15th September – Boston Music Rooms, London