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La Roux and friends on 2009 NME Radar Tour / April and May 2009

 
By on Tuesday, 3rd March 2009 at 8:01 pm
 

La RouxTwo of the bands that we first previewed here at TGTF, La Roux and The Chapman Family, have announced that they’ll be going off on the NME Radar tour in late April and early May. They’ll be joined by Magistrates and Heartbreak.

La Roux, who we first introduced here, is headlining the annual NME hunt for new talent, whilst The Chapman Family, who we introduced here, look set to be second on.

Tickets go on sale at 9am tomorrow morning, Wednesday 4th March.

Catch the bands at:

Wednesday 29th April 2009 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Thursday 30th April 2009 – Bristol Thekla
Friday 1st May 2009 – Wrexham Central Station
Saturday 2nd May 2009 – Oxford O2 Academy
Wednesday 6th May 2009 – Manchester Academy 3
Thursday 7th May 2009 – Leeds Cockpit
Friday 8th May 2009 – Preston 53 Degrees
Sunday 10th May 2009 – Glasgow King Tuts
Wednesday 13th May 2009 – Birmingham Academy 2
Thursday 14th May 2009 – Portsmouth Wedgwood Rooms
Sunday 17th May 2009 – Stoke Sugarmill
Monday 18th May 2009 – Norwich Waterfront
Tuesday 19th May 2009 – London KOKO

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Dan Black / April and May 2009 UK Tour

 
By on Friday, 27th February 2009 at 12:00 pm
 

Dan BlackWe’ve documented our (entirely plutonic) love for Dan Black before.

Now the electro genius has announced details of a 2 week UK tour, stopping off at some murky (and some amazing) places.

Some tickets are on sale now, others aren’t, and honestly, I don’t know when they will be! Sorry for the hopelessness!

Friday 24th April 2009 – London Camden Crawl
Saturday 25th April 2009 – London Camden Crawl
Monday 27th April 2009 – Nottingham Bodega
Tuesday 28th April 2009 – Bristol Fleece
Thursday 30th April 2009 – Manchester Deaf Institute
Friday 1st May 2009 – Glasgow Sub Club / Hinterland
Saturday 2nd May 2009 – Ayrshire Homecoming Festival
Saturday 2nd May 2009 – Leeds Faversham
Monday 4th May 2009 – Birmingham Bar Academy
Tuesday 5th May 2009 – Southampton Joiners
Thursday 7th May 2009 – Belfast Spring and Airbrake
Friday 8th May 2009 – Dublin Trinity Ball
Friday 15th May 2009 – Brighton The Great Escape

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McFly / April and May 2009 UK Tour

 
By on Friday, 27th February 2009 at 8:00 am
 

McFlyHaving already announced details of a series of summer shows in the forests of the UK, McFly have announced details of a sizeable full UK tour for late April and early May, downgrading their usual arena shows into just large theatres.

Tickets are £22.90 for all dates, and go on sale on Saturday morning (28th February).

Catch the lads at:

Tuesday 21st April 2009 – Wolverhampton Civic Hall
Wednesday 22nd April 2009 – Blackpool Opera House
Friday 24th April 2009 – Edinburgh Corn Exchange
Saturday 25th April 2009 – Glasgow SECC Clyde Auditorium
Sunday 26th April 2009 – Newcastle City Hall
Wednesday 29th April 2009 – Portsmouth Guildhall
Friday 1st May 2009 – London Hammersmith Apollo
Saturday 2nd May 2009 – Southend Cliffs Pavillion
Tuesday 5th May 2009 – Croydon Fairfield Hall
Wednesday 6th May 2009 – Oxford New Theatre
Friday 8th May 2009 – Manchester Apollo
Saturday 9th May 2009 – Leicester De Montfort Hall

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Jack Penate / March and April 2009 UK Tour

 
By on Wednesday, 25th February 2009 at 8:20 pm
 

Jack Penate (side)Jack Penate has announced a string of seven UK tour dates for late March and early April.

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday morning (27th February).

Sunday 29th March 2009 – Oxford O2 Academy 2
Monday 30th March 2009 – Brighton Concorde 2
Tuesday 31st March 2009 – London Heaven
Wednesday 1st April 2009 – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
Friday 3rd April 2009 – Glasgow King Tuts
Saturday 4th April 2009 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Sunday 5th April 2009 – Manchester Ruby Lounge

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs / April 2009 UK Shows

 
By on Tuesday, 24th February 2009 at 9:15 pm
 

Yeah Yeah Yeahs (side)The Yeah Yeah Yeahs have announced a trio of shows for April to showcase songs from their forthcoming album, “It’s Blitz”, out on 13th April.

Catch them at the below three shows, and expect a full UK tour later in the year.

Wednesday 22nd April 2009 – Manchester Academy
Saturday 25th April 2009 – London Shepherd’s Bush Empire
Sunday 26th April 2009 – London Shepherd’s Bush Empire

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The Maybes / March and April 2009 UK Tour

 
By on Tuesday, 24th February 2009 at 4:45 pm
 

The Maybes (side)The Maybes? have announced a string of tour dates around the UK for late March and early April.

The co-headlining tour with Club Smith co-incides with the digital release of their new single, the sublime ‘Trick Of The Light’, on 30th March. The single is taken from their album, “Promise“, which is “emotionally driven power pop, contemporary narrative and pure dance euphoria, not only is it an album that showcases the band’s roots and influences but also their phenomenal musical flair”. Apparently.

Tickets are on sale, go buy.

Thursday 26th March 2009 – Glasgow King Tuts
Saturday 28th March 2009 – Whitley Bay, Trojan Rooms
Tuesday 31st March 2009 – Manchester Ruby Lounge
Wednesday 1st April 2009 – Leeds Cockpit
Thursday 2nd April 2009 – Derby, The Royal
Friday 3rd April 2009 – Liverpool, Academy 2
Saturday 4th April 2009 – Portsmouth Cellars
Monday 6th April 2009 – Southampton Hamptons
Tuesday 7th April 2009 – Brighton Freebutt
Wednesday 8th April 2009 – Birmingham Rainbow
Thursday 9th April 2009 – Nottingham Bodega
Friday 10th April 2009 – London Borderline
Saturday 11th April 2009 – Hertford, The Marquee

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