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All the latest announcements for new gigs, line ups, tours and more. Keep up to date with all your favourite bands and artists and what they have coming up.

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For a good cause – Pete Salisbury’s do-good festival, come by if you can: The past few years has seen a proliferation in UK music festivals but with the choice so great some have struggled to attract the crowds. Some of the more successful festivals have been the smaller, more varied independent ones of which the Rec Rock Festival is one. This not for profit community festival is run by The… Keep Reading

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The Temper Trap Announce UK Gigs

The Temper Trap have now sold more than one million albums and their songs have been streamed more than 200 million times on Spotify and 20 million times on YouTube! They first came to prominence in 2009 with their acclaimed debut album, CONDITIONS which, propelled by the global hits SWEET DISPOSITION, FADER and LOVE LOST, saw them crash land into the charts in their native Australia, their adopted homeland of the… Keep Reading

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Blossoms Announce UK Headline Tour

Blossoms will play a headline UK tour this November and December including a show at London’s Shepherd’s Bush Empire and two dates at Manchester’s Albert Hall. The band are currently top of the album charts after their eponymous record debuted at number one on Friday. ‘Blossoms’ has received wide spread critical acclaim earning 4* from Mojo, The Evening Standard, The Independent and more.  The past year has seen Blossoms play… Keep Reading

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Twin Atlantic Full Tour Announced

Twin Atlantic are excited to announce their UK tour which begins on 7th October 2016 in Newcastle and includes 3 nights at Glasgow Barrowlands, in support of anticipated new album ‘GLA’ released on 9th September 2016, through Red Bull Records. The band have been playing select UK and European festivals throughout the Summer and this week the single ‘No Sleep’ was added to the Radio 1 playlist following Track Of… Keep Reading

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LISTEN HERE: The Coral New Single ‘Million Eyes’ + December Tour

The new single, ‘Million Eyes’ taken from the band’s critically acclaimed new album ‘Distance Inbetween’ has been announced The Coral have announced details of a headline UK Tour and new single, ‘Million Eyes’. The December tour, which takes in O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, Manchester Academy and Liverpool’s Olympia, is the influential Hoylake quintet’s second headline UK tour this year and follows the release of their critically acclaimed album ‘Distance Inbetween’,… Keep Reading

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Eagulls Announce Joint Headline Tour With Protomartyr

Eagulls have announced details of short UK joint headline tour with acclaimed Detroit punk band Protomartyr. The band is also set to support Parquets Courts and Suede  later in the year and also appear at a number of UK and European festivals over the summer. Having previously toured the UK in May, a run that culminated in an ecstatic sold-out show at London’s Islington Assembly Rooms, the full list of… Keep Reading

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NEWS: Pet Shop Boys Announce 2017 February Tour

As Pet Shop Boys get ready to perform four sold-out shows this week at the Royal Opera House in London, they are delighted to announce that they will return to the UK with their Super Tour early next year. They will hit cities across the UK in February 2017, playing venues in Leeds, Manchester, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Birmingham and Bournemouth. The Super Tour will see Pet Shop Boys perform songs from… Keep Reading

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DEAD! You’re So Cheap

Following their support tour with HANDS LIKE HOUSES in May and June and numerous UK festivals already this year [The Great Escape, Slam Dunk, Download and 2000 Trees amongst them] London based four piece DEAD! are already hurtling your way; if you haven’t already encountered them then you probably will soon. The band’s recent single, YOU’RE SO CHEAP, their first since signing to Infectious Music, received extensive BBC Radio 1… Keep Reading

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Morrissey Announces One off show In Manchester

Morrissey has announced his only UK show of the year with a headline date at Manchester Arena as part of an international run of shows this August. Morrissey is the most distinctive pop lyricist of his era.  His last album ‘World Peace Is None Of Your Business’ marked his first solo release since 2009’s ‘Years of Refusal.’ The album charted at number 2 in the UK, and is Morrissey’s 12th top ten UK… Keep Reading

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Band Of Horses 2017 Gigs Announced!

Highly anticipated UK shows this week plus a brace of shows in 2017, including the Troxy in London on February 23rd, on sale Friday 8th July Fresh from their phenomenal Glastonbury appearance Band Of Horses will be playing three UK shows this week; 5th & 6th July, London, O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire and 7th, Manchester, Albert Hall. “Lush and Beautiful” – Mojo “A pacific Pink Floyd… These guys always find… Keep Reading

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Stereophonics: Gig Line Up For July

Ahead of a packed summer full of huge live dates including headline shows Stereophonics announce their new single ‘Mr And Mrs Smith,’ out on the band’s own Stylus Records label via Ignition Records With career sales of over 10 million albums, Stereophonics’ latest, the new single is taken from the band’s acclaimed No.1 album ‘Keep The Village Alive,’ also home to recent hit singles ‘C’est La Vie’, ‘I Wanna Get… Keep Reading

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UK TOUR: Catfish and the Bottlemen

Swiftly following the release of their eagerly anticipated new album ‘The Ride’, Brit Breakthrough Award winners Catfish and the Bottlemen announce a UK Tour this November that includes their biggest show to date at The SSE Arena Wembley November 15th. ‘The Ride’ is set to top the album charts this Friday and has had the critics raving with Q saying ‘Van McCann’s dream is to headline stadiums. Don’t bet against… Keep Reading

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Ocean Colour Scene, Millennium Square, Leeds

To mark the 20th anniversary of their legendary Moseley Shoals album, Ocean Colour Scene are going be celebrating in style! On 23rd & 24th July Ocean Colour Scene will headline Leeds’s famous Millennium Square with very special guests!  The SOLD OUT, Saturday show will see the headliners Ocean Colour Scene joined by Shed Seven & The Bluetones with further support from The View & The Sherlocks. Gutted you missed out? Fear no more! Due to phenomenal demand Sunday 24th July was added and will also feature Shed… Keep Reading

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Good Charlotte Announce UK Tour Dates

Multi-platinum-selling pop-punk icons Good Charlotte have announced a handful of shows in the UK ahead of their performances at this year’s Reading and Leeds Festivals. Good Charlotte will be joined on these dates by Waterparks, Big Jesus and Roam (Birmingham only) in support.  What an exciting line up of some incredibly talented upcoming bands! August 24th, Glasgow, O2 Academy* 25th, Manchester, O2 Ritz* 26th, Leeds Festival 27th, Birmingham, O2 Institute*… Keep Reading

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Louis Berry Announces 7 date UK Headline Tour

One to watch in 2016, Louis Berry embarks on a 7 date UK headline tour this autumn including a show at London’s Oslo on October 5th  We recently sent our very own Dave Hudson to shoot and interview Louis and he was blew away! Read the review and see the images here Louis has a backstory that reads like a modern day fairytale.  Preaching firebrand rock n roll anthems crafted from… Keep Reading

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Kasabian Announce Warm Up Shows

Two warm up shows have been announced before the bands two headline shows at the King Power Stadium May 28th and 29th Leicester titans Kasabian head for two warm up shows at Bridlington Spa May 24th and The Swindon Oasis May 26th. Currently holed up in a studio recording their sixth LP, vocalist Tom Meighan, guitarist and songwriter Serge Pizzorno, bassist Chris Edwards and drummer Ian Matthews will play two shows… Keep Reading

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Spector Announce New Tour Dates

Today Spector announce an 8 date tour of the UK, inspired by new track ‘Tenner’, released earlier this month as a 360 performance video. All shows are £10 and go on sale today. They start on 24th May and will be for 14+ Spector – Tenner This follows the completely sold out run of shows at which the band are playing both debut album ‘Enjoy It While It Lasts’ and… Keep Reading

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New Album | The Boxer Rebellion

ANNOUNCE DETAILS OF THEIR 5th FULL LENGTH STUDIO ALBUM OCEAN BY OCEAN – RELEASED APRIL 29th + REVEAL 1st TRACK KEEP ME CLOSE + 1st UK & EU SHOWS OF 2016 London quartet The Boxer Rebellion have a knack of writing album after album of jaw droppingbeauty, and their 5th is no exception. Now in their fifteenth year as a band, ‘Ocean by Ocean’ is quite simply The Boxer Rebellion’s most complete record… Keep Reading

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Seminal prog pioneers YES has announced an extensive UK and European tour!

Seminal prog pioneers YES has announced an extensive UK and European tour for April 2016. The band will be performing 1971’s ‘Fragile’ and 1980’s ‘Drama’ in their entirety, the latter for the very first time, plus other seminal tracks including ‘Owner of a Lonely Heart’ and ‘Starship Trooper’. ‘Most of the songs haven’t been performed in some 30 years’ – said Steve Howe. ‘Fragile and Drama mark two essential chapters… Keep Reading

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New Music from DMA’s – HILLS END LP + UK TOUR

“ … DMA’S deliver every tune with festival-slaying swagger …” NME “ … Brought together by a love of music and gradually becoming cult heroes …” CLASH MAGAZINE “ … DMA’S represent togetherness in an age of dislocation; hence their day in the sun …” GUARDIAN “ … Massive choruses; truly thrilling …” NME  Since DMA’S burst on the scene last year they have hardly stopped with their thrilling shows… Keep Reading

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