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Amazing Baby / April and May 2009 UK Tour

By on Wednesday, 15th April 2009 at 2:00 pm

Having already been one of our first ever MP3 of the days back in February, Amazing Baby. The New York based band release their 11-track début, Rewild, through Cooperative Music on June 22nd, and in the lead up to the release play the below shows.

Monday 27th April 2009 – Manchester Deaf Institute (“>See Tickets)
Tuesday 28th April 2009 – London Borderline (TicketWeb)
Thursday 7th May 2009 – Southampton Hamptons (See Tickets)
Friday 8th May 2009 – Oxford Academy 3 (WeGotTickets, TicketWeb)
Saturday 9th May 2009 – York Fibbers (TicketWeb)
Monday 11th May 2009 – Edinburgh Sneaky Pete’s, (TicketWeb)
Tuesday 12th May 2009 – Nottingham Bodega (See Tickets)
Wednesday 13th May 2009 – Bristol Thekla (See Tickets)


Black Mercies / April 2009 UK Tour

By on Thursday, 9th April 2009 at 2:01 pm

Hailing from Portland, Oregon – Black Mercies are a new romantic/new wave four-piece who are set for their first ever tour of the UK. With a possible tour diary in the works we at TGTF are looking forward to see the impact this indie outfit make when they hit the UK later this month..

Thursday 16th April  2009 – Oxford – Jericho Tavern
Friday 17th April 2009 – Harlow – Club Quattroz
Saturday 18th April 2009 – Norwich – The Queen Charlotte
Sunday 20th April 2009 – Edinburgh – Sneaky Pete’s
Monday 21st April 2009 – Doncaster – The Leopard
Wednesday 23rd April 2009 – Hertford – The Marquee Club
Thursday 24th April 2009 – London – Hope and Anchor


InMe / April 2009 UK Tour

By on Friday, 3rd April 2009 at 5:06 pm

Somehow I missed the fact that InMe, one of Essex’s finest bands, are doing a series of “preview” gigs in 3 weeks time around the UK to celebrate their forthcoming album, Herald Moth, which is released through Graphite Records in June.

Tickets are on sale now, priced between £9 and £12 each, plus fees.

Tuesday 21st April 2009 – Brighton, Engine Rooms (Ticketweb)
Wednesday 22nd April 2009 – London, Borderline (See Tickets)
Thursday 23rd April 2009 – Cardiff, Barfly (Ticketweb)
Friday 24th April 2009 – Birmingham, Eddy’s Rock Club (Ticketweb)
Saturday 25th April 2009 – Glasgow, Ivory Blacks (Ticketweb)
Sunday 26th April 2009- York, Fibbers (Ticketweb)


Big Pink / April 2009 UK Tour

By on Thursday, 2nd April 2009 at 1:20 pm

Somehow we seem to have missed this one – NME have just reminded us that The Big Pink are going on tour later this month for a series of dates up and down the country. The former video of the day stars will play 8 dates in 9 days around the UK and Dublin.

Tickets are on sale now, priced at £6 for each date and £8.50 for London.

Wednesday 15th April 2009 – Sheffield Leadmill
Thursday 16th April 2009 – Glasgow King Tuts
Friday 17th April 2009 – Manchester Ruby Lounge
Saturday 18th April 2009 – Dublin Crawdaddy
Monday 20th April 2009 – Leeds Cockpit
Tuesday 21st April 2009 – Birmingham Academy
Wednesday 22nd April 2009 – Bristol Academy 3
Thrusday 23rd April 2009 – London ICA


Marina and the Diamonds / April and May 2009 UK Shows

By on Wednesday, 1st April 2009 at 2:00 pm

Marina and the Diamonds (who we first introduced to you in February) has announced a string of dates around the UK for April and May.

Catch her at:

Saturday 11th April 2009 – Lancaster Library
Thursday 16th April 2009 – Edinburgh Limbo
Friday 17th April 2009 – Glasgow Twisted Wheel
Saturday 18th April 2009 – Aberdeen Moshulu
Sunday 19th April 2009 – Anthuser Home Game Festival
Thursday 30th April 2009 – Manchester Deaf Institute
Saturday 2nd May 2009 – Live at Leeds
Sunday 3rd May 2009 – Salford Sounds From the Other City


Fanfarlo / May 2009 UK Tour

By on Tuesday, 31st March 2009 at 2:00 pm

Fanfarlo have just returned from a big string of dates in the USA at the SXSW festival in Austin and is now taking their strangely-strange-yet-oddly-hook-laden pop out on the road for a string of UK dates in support of their debut album Reservoir over the coming months.

Catch them at:

Thursday 30th April 2009 – Glasgow Hinterland Festival
Thursday 14th May 2009 – Brighton Great Escape
Sunday 17th May 2009 – Colchester Arts Centre
Monday 18th May 2009 – Sheffield Plug
Tuesday 19th May 2009 – Edinburgh Sneaky Pete’s
Wednesday 20th May 2009 – Newcastle Head of Steam
Thursday 21st May 2009 – Leeds Brudenell Club
Tuesday 26th May 2009 – Oxford O2 Academy 2
Wednesday 27th May 2009 – Birmingham Flapper
Thursday 28th May 2009 – Bath Moles
Friday 29th May 2009 – Southampton Hamptons
Monday 1st June 2009 – Norwich Arts Centre
Tuesday 2nd June 2009 – London ICA logoTo find tickets, we suggest you try using Needtickets. offers you the most comprehensive ticket service in the UK. With one click you can search every nationwide online ticket agent and as a result you can find tickets for any live music event that can be booked online. Every ticket is 100% guaranteed as only offers links to official agents.


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