Tour News


Airbourne return for a few UK and Ireland dates.


It’s been a while since we’ve heard any studio output from Victoria, Australia’s finest rockers, Airbourne. But they are Europe bound for festival season in 2016. They make a few stops in the UK and Ireland.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

July 24th 2016: Ramblin’ Man Fair, Maidstone, UK
July 26th 2016: Liquid Room, Scotland UK
August 23rd 2016: The Academy, Dublin, IE

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


Slayer return to Ireland with Anthrax in June!


As thrash metal titans, Slayer approach their 35th anniversary, they will grace Irish shores for two dates in June before they take to the stage at Bloodstock Open Air at Catton Park in August. If that wasn’t enough, they’re bringing Anthrax (who are also appearing at Bloodstock, and their 11th studio album For All Kings is due for release tomorrow) along for the ride!

They play Dublin’s Olympia theatre on June 14th, and then travel south to the Marquee in Cork on June 15th.

For more information and tickets, please visit slayer.net and anthrax.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.


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.


City and Colour announce UK and Ireland tour dates.


City and Colour return to the UK next February for a tour. The former Alexisonfire frontman, Dallas Green has just released his fifth studio effort “If I Should Go Before You” on Dine Alone records.

You can catch him at the following dates and venues:

February 18th: The Dome, Brighton, UK
February 19th: Great Hall, Cardiff, UK
February 20th: Albert Hall, Manchester, UK
February 22nd: The Helix, Dublin, IE
February 23rd: Mandela Hall, Belfast, NI
February 24th: o2 Academy, Glasgow, UK
February 26th & 27th: Troxy, London, UK

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


Aiden announce final UK tour dates


After William Control finished up ‘The Punishment Tour’ earlier this year, Wil Francis returned to Seattle to take Aiden off ice to record their self titled seventh album, which was made available as a free download on the 30th of October. Subsequently, their entire back catalogue was made freely available shortly after.

Now that they’re out of the studio, they take to the road in January in the U.K. in support of the album and will have Ashestoangels and Never Found as support.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

16th January 2016: Sound Control, Manchester, UK
17th January 2016: Think Tank, Newcastle, UK
18th January 2016: Cathouse, Glasgow, UK
20th January 2016: Key Club, Leeds, UK
21st January 2016: Rainbow, Birmingham, UK
23rd January 2016: Corporation, Sheffield, UK
24th January 2016: The Tunnels, Bristol, UK
25th January 2016: The Hub, Plymouth, UK
27th January 2016: The Joiners, Southampton, UK
29th January 2016: The Underworld, London, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit aiden.org.