Author Shaun M. Neary

Photo editor at Pure Rawk. Dublin based photographer and occasional writer. Live music is his lifeblood, gig photography is the drug for it. Enjoys pizza, sushi and cycling.


Fall Out Boy return to tour the UK and Ireland


It seems to be another year, another tour for the Wilmette quart, Fall Out Boy who just recently announced the European leg of the “American Beauty/American Psycho Tour”. They’ll be doing a fistful of dates across the UK and one in Ireland, which incidentally kicks off the European leg.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

1st October 2015: 3Arena, Dublin, IE
3rd October 2015: First Direct Arena, Leeds, UK
4th October 2015: AECC GE Oil & Gas Arena, Aberdeen, UK
6th October 2015: Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham, UK
7th October 2015: Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, UK
9th October 2015: Manchester Arena, Manchester, UK
10th October 2015: Bournemouth International Centre, Bournemouth, UK
11th & 12th October 2015: SSE Arena, Wembley, London, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit falloutboy.com


Stiff Little Fingers announce UK and Irish tour dates!


They’re not long off the road, but Stiff Little Fingers have announced the “No Going Back Tour”.

Throughout March, you will find them across England, Scotland and Wales. They will also perform two dates in both the Republic and Northern Ireland later in the year, hitting Dublin and Belfast respectively.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

6th March 2015: O2 Academy, Bournemouth, UK
7th March 2015: O2 Academy, Bristol, UK
8th March 2015: Solus University, Cardiff, UK
10th March 2015: Waterfront, Norwich, UK
11th March 2015: Rock City, Nottingham, UK
13th March 2015: O2 Academy, Newcastle, UK
14th March 2015: The Ritz, Manchester, UK
15th March 2015: Lemontree, Aberdeen, UK
17th March 2015: Barrowland, Glasgow, UK
18th March 2015: O2 Academy, Leeds, UK
20th March 2015: Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton, UK
21st March 2015: The Assembley, Leamington Spa, UK
22nd March 2015: Junction, Cambridge, UK
24th March 2015: Phoenix, Exeter, UK
25th March 2015: O2 Academy, Oxford, UK
26th March 2015: The Forum, London, UK
27th March 2015: The Roadmender, Northampton, UK
13th November 2015: The Academy, Dublin, IE
14th November 2015: Ulster Hall, Belfast, NI

For more information and tickets, please visit slf.rocks.


Toto return with new album and tour


totoToto are touring Europe later in the year, performing a handful of dates in the UK and Ireland to promote their upcoming album, ‘Toto XIV’

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

21st May: Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, UK
23rd May: Vicar Street, Dublin, IE
25th May: O2 Apollo, Manchester, UK
26th May: Eventim Apollo, London, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit totoofficial.com