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Bruce Springsteen announces UK and Ireland dates!


The Boss is back! After celebrating the 35th anniversary of ‘The River’ with the release of ‘The Ties That Bind’ – The River Collection”, a 4 disc set of the album, live material, outtakes and rarities. Bruce Springsteen has found himself touring around the world in support of it.

He will be touring the UK and Ireland at the following locations and dates:

25th May 2016: Ethaid Stadium, Manchester, UK
27th & 29th May 2016: Croke Park, Dublin, IE
1st June 2016: Hampden Park, Glasgow, UK
2rd June 2016: Ricoh Arena, Coventry, UK
5th June 2015: Wembley Stadium, London, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit brucespringsteen.net.


Mark Lanegan announces UK and Ireland tour dates


It’s another year, and another tour for the former Screaming Trees vocalist and occasional Queens Of The Stone Age contributor, Mark Lanegan. He finds himself touring, once again with Duke Garwood (from 2013’s Black Pudding) and will be touring the UK and Ireland in April and May.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

19th April 2016: Cathedral, Manchester, UK
20th April 2016: Opera House, York, UK
21st April 2016: ABC, Glasgow, UK
22nd April 2016: Lemon Tree, Aberdeen, UK
23rd April 2016: Sage 2, Gateshead, UK
25th April 2016: Empire, Belfast, NI
26th & 27th April 2016: The Academy, Dublin, IE
29th April 2016: St Georges Church, Bristol, UK
30th April 2016: St Georges Church, Brighton, UK
1st May 2016: City Varities, Leeds, UK
2nd May 2016: Glee Club, Birmingham, UK
3rd May 2016: Union Chapel, London, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit marklanegan.com.


The Mission confirm 30th anniversary UK & Irish tour dates!


It’s a big year for The Mission as they celebrate 30 years this year since vocalist / guitarist Wayne Hussey and bassist Craig Adams, having departed from The Sisters Of Mercy the previous year formed the band. It would not take very long before their debut, ‘God’s Own Medicine’ would hit the shelves in November 1986.

To mark the occasion, they embark on a European tour in October before heading off to Australia in November, the list of UK / IE dates are as follows:

October 1st: The Academy, Dublin, IE
October 2nd: Limelight 2, Belfast, NI
October 3rd: o2 ABC, Glasgow, UK
October 4th: o2 Ritz, Manchester, UK
October 6th: Rock City, Nottingham, UK
October 7th: o2 Academy, Bristol, UK
October 8th: o2 SBE, London, UK
November 5th: Whitby Gothic Weekend, Yorkshire, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit themissionuk.com.


Wolfmother announce UK and Irish tour dates


Sydney hard rock trio Wolfmother return to the UK and Ireland in April this year as part of the ‘Gypsy Caravan Tour’. Their upcoming fourth studio release, ‘Victorious’ is due to hit the shelves on February 19th.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

April 8th 2016: Olympia Theatre, Dublin, IE (Limited tickets still available as of April 5th)
April 9th 2016: Academy, Manchester, UK
April 10th 2016: o2 Academy, Newcastle, UK
April 12th 2016: o2 Academy, Glasgow, UK
April 13th 2016: o2 Academy, Leeds, UK
April 14th 2016: Rock City, Nottingham, UK
April 16th 2016: o2 Academy, Birmingham, UK
April 17th 2016: o2 Academy, Bristol, UK
April 18th 2016: Guildhall, Southampton, UK
April 20th 2016: o2 SBE, London, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit wolfmother.com.


Reef return to the road! UK and Ireland dates announced.


After recently covering Aretha Franklin’s ‘How I Got Over’, Reef have returned again, and this time, they’re touring across the UK and Ireland between February and April.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues

25th February 2016: The Hub, Plymouth​, UK
26th February 2016: Mr Kyps, Poole​, UK
3rd March 2016: Electric Ballroom, London​, UK
4th March 2016: Factory, Barnstaple​, UK
5th March 2016: Academy 1, Oxford​, UK
10th March 2016: O2 Academy, Bristol​, UK
11th March 2016: O2 Institute, Birmingham​, UK
12th March 2016: UEA, Norwich​, UK
16th March 2016: Rescue Rooms, Nottingham​, UK
17th March 2016: O2 Academy 2, Manchester​, UK
18th March 2016: Fibbers, York​, UK
19th March 2016: Plug, Sheffield​, UK
24th March 2016: Lemon Grove, Exeter​, UK
25th March 2016: Tramshed, Cardiff​, UK
26th March 2016: Engine Rooms, Southampton​, UK
27th March 2016: The Hole In The Roof, Deal​, UK
13th April 2016: Cyprus Avenue, Cork, IE
14th April 2016: The Academy, Dublin, IE
15th April 2016: Limelight 1, Belfast, NI
16th April 2016: ABC Glasgow, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit reefband.com.


Fish announces ‘Farewell To Childhood’ UK headline dates.


Iconic Scottish vocalist, Fish has announced that he will be undertaking a headline tour in April spanning the United Kingdom as well as dates in Europe. To coincide with the tour, Fish is also re-issuing his back catalogue to be re-mastered with bonus tracks. ‘Sunsets On Empire’, ‘Raingods With Zippos’ and ‘Fellini Days’ will be the first three re-masters to surface, and will be available at the merch stalls on the tour, or via the Fishheads club mail order service.

You can catch Fish at the following dates and venues:

9th April: o2 Academy, Newcastle, UK
10th April: Rock City, Nottingham, UK
11th April: Waterside, Aylesbury, UK
29th April: Islington Assembly Hall, London, UK
30th April: Town Hall, Sailsbury, UK
1st May: The Robin, Bilston, UK [SOLD OUT!]

For more information and tickets, please visit fish-thecompany.com.


Neil Young & Promise Of The Real UK and Irish dates


Neil Young is hitting the road again with a a new band. This time, he’s touring with Promise Of The Real, promoting his latest release ‘ The Monsanto Years’, his 36th studio release.

You can catch him at the following dates and venues:

5th June 2016: SSE Hydro, Glasgow, UK
7th June 2016:  SSE Arena, Belfast, NI
8th June 2016: 3Arena, Dublin, IE
10th June 2016: First Direct Arena, Leeds, UK
11th June 2016: o2 Arena, London, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit neilyoung.com and ticketmaster.co.uk.


Motionless In White rescheduled UK and Ireland tour dates.


After having to postpone several UK and Irish tour dates last December, Motionless In White weren’t long in rescheduling said dates. The tour resumes in Dublin, Ireland this week before headed across to the United Kingdom. Support for the new dates will come from New Years Day and Silent Screams. Tickets for the previous dates will remain valid.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

Jan 14th: The Academy, Dublin, IE
Jan 15th: Mandela Hall, Belfast, NI
Jan 17th: Academy, Manchester, UK
Jan 18th: Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, UK
Jan 19th: Stylus, Leeds, UK
Jan 20th: The Garage, Glasgow, UK
Jan 22nd: Asylum, Birmingham, UK
Jan 23rd & 24th: Underworld, London, UK
Jan 25th: The Fleece, Bristol, UK
Jan 27th: 1865, Southampton, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit motionlessinwhite.net.


Heck announce 2016 UK tour dates!


Heck have had to put in a lot of work throughout 2015, after firmly establishing themselves as ‘Baby Godzilla’, a spanner was thrown in the works then they were legally advised to change their name… and Heck was born. Undeterred, and making the best of a bad situation, they recorded ‘The Breakers’ single in October and a series of dates have been announced for the UK in March next year.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

March 13th: Think Tank, Newcastle, UK
March 14th: Cathouse, Glasgow, UK
March 15th: Star and Garter, Manchester, UK
March 17th: Frog & Fiddle, Cheltenham, UK
March 18th: Riff Raff – Sin City, Swansea, UK
March 19th: Moles Club, Bath, UK
March 20th: The Joiners, Southampton, UK
March 21st: The Borderline, London, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit abandcalledheck.com.


Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls UK and Ireland tour dates.


It’s been almost ten years since former Million Dead frontman, Frank Turner released his debut solo EP ‘Campfire Punkrock’ and he’s been pretty much on the go ever since. He finds himself back on the road again with The Sleeping Souls in support of his sixth studio album ‘Positive Songs For Negative People’.

The tour starts off in Europe, but hits the UK and Ireland in February with a handful of dates, ending in London with a solo benefit show in aid of Warchild UK.

You can catch him at the following dates and venues:

February 10th 2016: The Cavern, Exeter, UK
February 11th 2016: Limelight 1, Belfast, NI
February 12th 2016: The Academy, Dublin, IE
February 14th 2016: BBC 6 Music Festival, Motion, Bristol, UK
February 16th 2016: The Monarch, London, UK (Solo – Warchild UK benefit show)

For more information and tickets, please visit frank-turner.com.