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Chris Cornell announces UK and Ireland dates!


Soundgarden frontman, Chris Cornell recently released his fifth studio effort ‘Higher Truth’ and he returns to this side of the pond to promote it. The tour will be a relatively stripped down affair as it will be consisting of solo acoustic theatre/concert hall performances.

You can catch Chris at the following dates and venues:

April 24th 2016: Ulster Hall, Belfast, NI
April 25th 2016: Olympia Theatre, Dublin, IE
April 27th 2016: Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, UK
April 29th 2016: Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, UK
April 30th 2016: Colston Hall, Bristol, UK
May 2nd 2016: Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK
May 3rd 2016: Royal Albert Hall, London, UK

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


Electric Six announce UK and Ireland tour dates


The end of year tradition continues as Electric Six are back on this side of the pond for a European tour, which will also be including U.K. and Irish dates. After releasing ‘Mimicry & Memories’, their kickstarter project in March earlier in the year, it’s clear that there’s no such thing as down time in the Electric Six camp.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues.

24th November 2015: O2 Academy 2, Sheffield, UK
25th November 2015: Sound Control, Manchester, UK
26th November 2015: Oran Mor, Glasgow, UK
27th November 2015: Limelight, Belfast, NI
28th November 2015: Academy, Dublin, NI
30th November 2015: Fibbers, York, UK
1st December 2015: O2 Academy, Newcastle, UK
2nd December 2015: Academy, Birmingham, UK
3rd December 2015: O2 Academy, Liverpool, UK
4th December 2015: O2 Academy, Islington, UK
5th December 2015: Concorde 2, Brighton, UK

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


They Might Be Giants announce 2016 UK Tour


We won’t lie, but here at Pure Rawk, It’s hard to mention They Might Be Giants without humming ‘Boss Of Me’. With that in mind, they have announced handful of UK dates, their first in what will almost be three years, in support of ‘Glean’. This is a collection of songs recorded and released earlier in the year as part of their Dial-A-Song project over a period of four months.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

27th Jan 2016: Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, UK
28th Jan 2016: Riverside, Newcastle, UK
30th Jan 2016: Limelight 1, Belfast, NI
31st Jan 2016: Celtic Connections Festival, Glasgow, UK (2 Performances)
1st Feb 2016: Academy 2, Manchester, UK
3rd Feb 2016: Cambridge Junction, Cambridge, UK
4th Feb 2016: Shepherds Bush Empire, London, UK

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


Motley Crüe announce final tour, with Alice Cooper UK dates


With Download around the corner, and Motley Crüe playing on the final night. The Crüe have announced that they are calling it a day on the touring circuit.

They’re going out with a bang though. The tour, dubbed “All Bad Things Must Come To An End” will also be bringing along Alice Cooper for four shows in the UK:

2nd November 2015 – Newcastle Metro Radio Arena, UK
3rd November 2015 – Manchester Arena, UK
4th November 2015 – Birmingham Genting Arena, UK
6th November 2015 – London SSE Arena, Wembley, UK

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


The Prodigy announce dates for the UK and Ireland.


After dropping their sixth studio album, “The Day Is My Enemy” back in March, The Prodigy have announced that they are embarking on a world tour, which will come to Europe towards the end of the year, with UK and Ireland dates in November and December. They will be supported by Public Enemy.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

22nd November 2015: Exhibition & Conference Centre, Aberdeen, UK
23rd November 2015: SSE Hydro, Glasgow, UK
24th November 2015: Capital FM Arena, Nottingham, UK
26th November 2015: Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, UK
27th November 2015: Manchester Central, Manchester, UK
28th November 2015: Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield, UK
30th November 2015: 3Arena, Dublin, IE
1st December 2015: Odyssey Arena, Belfast, NI
3rd December 2015: Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham, UK
4th + 5th December 2015: SSE Arena, Wembley, UK

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


Paradise Lost announce UK and Ireland tour dates.


Paradise Lost have announced dates for the UK and Ireland as part of their upcoming European tour in support of their upcoming album ‘The Plague Within’ that’s due to drop on June 1st.

You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

27th September 2015: The Academy, Dublin, IE
28th September 2015: Limelight 1, Belfast, NI
30th September 2015: Academy 2, Manchester, UK
1st October 2015: The Garage, Glasgow, UK
3rd October 2015: Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton, UK
5th October 2015: KOKO, London, UK
12th November 2015: 02 Academy, Liverpool, UK
13th November 2015: Rock City, Nottingham, UK

For more information and tickets, please visit paradiselost.co.uk.


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.