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Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band announce July 2019 UK Shows

The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band have announced they will be coming to the UK in July for 3 shows Calling at; Boiler Shop, Newcastle, the Leadmill, Sheffield and City Hall, Salisbury. The 5 x Grammy Nominated Shepherd returns following their triumphant 2017 UK tour that included a co-headline performance at BluesFest, London and a headline performance on the Outlaw Country Stage at Ramblin’ Man Fair. The most recent album, 2017s ‘Lay It On Down’, released… Keep Reading

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Jason and the Scorchers, Dan Baird and Homemade Sin & The Kentucky Headhunters

A unique triple headline tour with each band playing a full set An impressive trio of southern inspired rock’n’roll and alt-country music legends will join forces this September for a tour of rollicking proportions. Having never previously played on a bill together anywhere in the world, Jason and the Scorchers, Dan Baird and Homemade Sin and The Kentucky Headliners are hitting the road for the very first time as a unique triple header, with each band playing a full set. Dates include London’s prestigious O2 Shepherd’s… Keep Reading

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All Set & Embraced For March?

Embrace celebrate the 21st anniversary of their debut album, The Good Will Out, with a ten date UK tour in March next year, including a prestigious show at the London Roundhouse, playing their seminal album in full. Released in 1998, The Good Will Out became one of the fastest selling debut albums by a British artist, certified Gold on the day of release and charting at #1 in the UK… Keep Reading

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Gangstagrass – When Rap Meets Bluegrass

Brooklyn-Based Gangstagrass Share Live Video and Announce New Album Ahead of Their UK Tour When Rap Meets Bluegrass Heads-up for a rare chance to hear one of the most exciting genre-crossing fusions around: Gangstagrass, who’ll be coming to the UK and touring the country between 30th Jan and 10th Feb 2019. They’ll also be releasing a live album ‘Pocket Full of Fire’ to be released 15th Feb worldwide. Emmy Award nominated Gangstagrass combines… Keep Reading

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The Darkness and The Zutons to Headline Teddy Rocks Festival 2019

Teddy Rocks has announced their headline acts for 2019. The Darkness are Saturday’s headliners, while Sunday headliners are The Zutons. Teddy Rocks Festival started in the modest surroundings a country pub. The Greyhound in North Dorset was the first home of the festival, started 6 years ago. Founder, Tom Newton, wanted to help fundraise for the charity Teddy20. The charity was created by Tom’s parents to raise money for children… Keep Reading

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Blood Youth Unleash New Video Plus Announce Headline Tour for 2019

After some great hardcore punk? Well, Blood Youth have provided us with a plethora of options to enjoy such tunes. They’ve delivered a new video for Keep You Alive from their second album, Starve, due for release on 22 February 2019. Hold on there is more! Blood Youth have also announced a headline tour kicking off in Southampton on 1 March 2019. Blood Youth frontman Kaya Tarsus talking about the… Keep Reading

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As It Is Announce The Intimate Depression Tour For Early 2019

The dust has barely settled on As It Is’ biggest UK headline tour to date,  it only concluded at the start of the month. However, here we are with a new tour to look forward to. This time the Brighton quartet are visiting some seriously intimate venues in some less than usual places. Speaking of The Intimate Depression Tour As It Is explained, “In 2018 we completed 2 UK headline… Keep Reading

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Sleeping With Sirens Annouced As Good Charlotte Support For 2019

Good Charlotte Generation Rx Tour will arrive in the UK at London’s Alexandra Palace, on February 20th 2018. Sleeping With Sirens and Boston Manor will support. The tour is in support of Good Charlotte‘s latest album, Generation Rx, which was released in September 2018. This was the first release of the new global partnership between the band’s MDDN label and BMG. Generation Rx represents both a new chapter and full… Keep Reading

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Monster Truck Announce April-May 2019 UK/EU Tour

As they come into the final week of their triumphant November-December European tour with Black Stone Cherry and The Cadillac Three, Monster Truck have announced they will be returning in April-May 2019 for a 25 date headline European tour. They will be calling through the UK, Luxembourg, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, France, Poland, Austria, Denmark, Norway and Sweden. The Canadian juggernaut will be playing songs form their new album… Keep Reading

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Cher Announces Here We Go Again World UK Tour Dates

Music affects us emotionally, physically and spiritually and our enjoyment should never be measured by anything more than the pleasure or any other emotion we deride from it: even when so much music fully exceeds this boundary. So with no shame, no superseding with ‘my guilty pleasure is’, this dyed in the wool punk rock indie kid likes pop music too. So, with both surprise and excitement the news that… Keep Reading

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Black Peaks Announce UK Headline Tour

Brighton’s progressive rockers Black Peaks have announced a 2019 UK headline tour taking place throughout February. Black Peaks release their second album, in October, entitled All That Divides (released via Rise Records/BMG) it was meant with a great deal of critical acclaim. Upset Magazine’s crowned the album their Album Of The Year and All That Divides also made the best album lists with, among others, The Independent and Metal Hammer.… Keep Reading

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The Killers Guitarist, Dave Keuning Comes to Manchester

Dave Keuning, founding member and guitarist from The Killers, releases “Prismism” under the moniker Keuning. The track is the title track and second to be taken from Keuning’s debut album Prismism (released January 25th on Thirty Tigers). You can hear debut single ‘Restless Legs’ via Keuning’s official YouTube channel. Burnt out from touring and wanting to spend more time with his 13-year-old son, Dave began taking musical ideas that he… Keep Reading

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When COPENHELL Freezes Over 2019

Full program revealed for 2019 winter metal event SUNLESS DAWN, (0), COLD NIGHT FOR ALLIGATORS, XENOBLIGHT, TAINTED LADY and ALKYMIST delivers the hard sound page to an evil winter evening in hell when COPENHELL’s annual musical showcase “When COPENHELL Freezes Over” yet again takes over VEGA in Copenhagen in collaboration with MXD. “When COPENHELL Freezes Over” has become a regular must-go event, for everyone who wants to experience what is… Keep Reading

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GIGS: The Magic Numbers Announce 5 Date Tour

Following the release of the album Outsiders earlier in the year, London quartet The Magic Numbers will hit the road in December with some select tour dates across the UK, including Gorilla in Manchester, Nottingham’s Rescue Rooms, Islington Assembley Hall in London, plus two Scottish dates in Perth and Glasgow. Outsiders sees a grittier direction for the band, whilst losing none of their renowned melodic flair. In their four star… Keep Reading

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Stand Atlantic Announce 2019 UK and European Tour

Australian’s pop-rock outfit Stand Atlantic have announced a return to the UK and Europe for a headline tour in March and April next year. Stand Atlantic released, in October 2018, their debut album Skinny Dipping on Hopeless Records. Full of feel-good vibes with a side order of melancholy, the album, received plenty of thumbs up from critic’s sporting Cheshire cat grins. Soaked in a ’90s effervescence, Skinny Dipping’s title track… Keep Reading

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Witterquick Release Acoustic Video Ahead of UK Tour

Exeter quartet, Witterquick, have consistently delivered tracks full of anthemically passionate punk-rock with melodic pop sensibilities. Witterquick’s live shows are known for performances full of enthusiasm and heart, so it is exciting looking forward to their upcoming live dates. Ahead of the tour, Witterquick have delivered a special unplugged version of their latest single, Damaged. After a sold out run supporting Nothing But Thieves and two hugely popular EP’s, Beneath the Spinning Lights… Keep Reading

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Of Mice & Men November UK Dates

Of Mice & Men – Aaron Pauley [vocals + bass] Alan Ashby [guitar] Valentino Arteaga [drums] and Phil Manansala [guitar] – have announced two UK headline shows, following on from their huge tour with Bullet For My Valentine. UK dates as below: NOVEMBER Sat 10 London Alexandra Palace | with Bullet For My Valentine Sun 11 Cardiff Motorpoint Arena | with Bullet For My Valentine Mon 12 Newcastle Riverside |… Keep Reading

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Clean Cut Kid Tour Dates

Painkiller The New EP from Clean Cut Kid was out now and features the single Emily. The band head out on an an intimate UK tour in November. ‘Emily’ is about a friend of theirs who was dealing with depression and it is a topic close to the band’s heart. Written, recorded and engineered entirely by the band, the band then took a 10 month break from the road to record new music. The… Keep Reading

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Rockin’ The Blues 2019 Tour feat. Jonny Lang, Walter Trout & Kris Barras

Following a hugely successful 2018 tour, the Mascot Label Group/Provogue ROCKIN’ THE BLUES tour returns in 2019 For 2019 theres an incredible line-up featuring the platinum selling international star Jonny Lang, blues-rock royalty Walter Trout,  and the fast-rising blues-rock hero Kris Barras. The tour will be calling through Germany, France, Italy, The Netherlands and the UK and will see them all come together for a final jam at the end… Keep Reading

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