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Duke Special / April 2009 UK Tour

 
By on Monday, 26th January 2009 at 9:10 am
 

Duke SpecialThe amazingly talented Duke Special has announced a string of dates for the spring around the UK.

The 9 shows below are all we can find at the moment, though there may well be more to come. Have we missed some? Tell us in the comments below.

Tickets are on sale now, priced at £12.50 for each date.

Thursday 23rd April 2009 – Norwich Waterfront
Saturday 25th April 2009 – Derby Royal
Sunday 26th April 2009 – Bristol Thekla
Monday 27th April 2009 – Birmingham Irish Club
Tuesday 28th April 2009 – London Scala
Wednesday 29th April 2009 – Leeds Cockpit
Thursday 30th April 2009 – Manchester University
Saturday 2nd May 2009 – Glasgow Oran Mor
Monday 4th May 2009 – Newcastle Northumbria University

Top photo comes from Mr. Ush’s flickr stream, under the creative commons license.

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David Byrne / March and April 2009 UK shows

 
By on Thursday, 22nd January 2009 at 3:09 pm
 

David ByrneFormer Talking Heads star David Byrne has announced a sizeable tour for March and April around the UK.

The ‘Songs of David Byrne and Brian Eno’ tour sees the David revisiting the songs from his back catalogue that were recorded with producer and collaborator Brian Eno.

Tickets are on sale now, but going quickly, priced at around £35 each.

Friday 27th March 2009 – Bristol Colston Hall
Sunday 29th March 2009 – Birmingham Symphony Hall Birmingham
Monday 30th March 2009 – Manchester Bridgewater Hall
Tuesday 31st March 2009 – Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Wednesday 1st April 2009 – Gateshead The Sage
Friday 3rd April 2009 – Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
Saturday 4th April 2009 – Sheffield City Hall
Monday 6th April 2009 – Dublin National Concert Hall
Tuesday 7th April 2009 – Belfast Waterfront
Thursday 9th April 2009 – Oxford New Theatre Oxford
Saturday 11th April 2009 – Nottingham Royal Centre
Sunday 12th April 2009 – London Royal Festival Hall
Monday 13th April 2009 – London Royal Festival Hall
Tuesday 14th April 2009 – Brighton Dome

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The Rakes / April 2009 UK Tour

 
By on Tuesday, 20th January 2009 at 3:43 pm
 

The Rakes - press shotThe Rakes have announced details of a string of tour dates for late April around the UK.

The band release their third album, “Klang” on 23rd March, which the tour will be in support of.

Tickets are on sale now, priced at £11 each, or £13.50 for tickets for the London date.

Tuesday 21st April 2009 – Brighton Concorde 2
Wednesday 22nd April 2009 – Portsmouth Wedgwood Rooms
Thursday 23rd April 2009 – Manchester Club Academy
Saturday 25th April 2009 – Glasgow Oran Mor
Sunday 26th April 2009 – Newcastle Cluny
Tuesday 28th April 2009 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Wednesday 29th April 2009 – London KOKO

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PJ Harvey and John Parish / April 2009 UK Tour

 
By on Monday, 19th January 2009 at 9:42 pm
 

PJ HarveyPJ Harvey and John Parish have announced a tour together in April in support of their second collaborative album ‘A Woman A Man Walked By’ which will be released on 30th March.

Tickets are on sale now, priced at £20 each except for London which is £23 a ticket.

Catch the duo at:

Wednesday 15th April 2009 – Brighton Corn Exchange
Thursday 16th April 2009 – Oxford Regal
Saturday 18th April 2009 – Bristol Anson Rooms
Monday 20th April 2009 – London Shepherds Bush Empire
Wednesday 22nd April 2009 – Birmingham Town Hall
Friday 24th April 2009 – Manchester Ritz
Sunday 26th April 2009 – Edinburgh Queens Hall

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The Virgins / April 2009 UK and Ireland Tour

 
By on Monday, 19th January 2009 at 5:31 pm
 

The Virgins (side)Hotly tipped New Yorkers The Virgins have announced a string of UK and Ireland dates for mid to late April. The trio, who supported the Pigeon Detectives last November and December around the UK, are back for their own headlining shows.

Tickets aren’t on sale yet, and frankly I don’t know when they go on sale. I’m assuming Friday 9am, but I may be completely wrong. Sorry.

Tuesday 14th April 2009 – Brighton Digital
Wednesday 15th April 2009 – Bristol Thekla
Thursday 16th April 2009 – Manchester Ruby Lounge
Friday 17th April 2009 – Edinburgh Cabaret Voltaire
Saturday 18th April 2009 – Glasgow King Tut’s
Monday 20th April 2009 – Newcastle The Cluny
Tuesday 21st April 2009 – Birmingham Rainbow
Wednesday 22nd April 2009 – Leeds Cockpit
Thursday 23rd April 2009 – London Heaven
Saturday 25th April 2009 – Dublin Academy 2
Sunday 26th April 2009 – Belfast Speakeasy

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Official Secrets Act / March and April 2009 UK and Ireland Tour

 
By on Wednesday, 14th January 2009 at 2:52 pm
 

Official Secrets Act (side)Rising quickly to prominence, The Official Secrets Act have announced a string of tour dates for March and April around our fair shores and some of Ireland. The month long tour seems to play just about everywhere, so should keep them out of mischief!

Tickets are on sale now priced between £5 and £6.50 each it seems. Catch the lads at:

Wednesday 25th March 2009 – Nottingham Bodega
Thursday 26th March 2009 – Manchester Roadhouse
Friday 27th March 2009 – Leeds Cockpit
Saturday 28th March 2009 – Hull Welly – Club NME
Monday 30th March 2009 – York Fibbers
Tuesday 31st March 2009 – Glasgow King Tut’s
Wednesday 1st April 2009 – Fort William Fired Art
Thursday 2nd April 2009 – Aberdeen Cafe Drummonds
Saturday 4th April 2009 – Inverness Hoots
Sunday 5th April 2009 – Dundee Doghouse
Tuesday 7th April 2009 – Birmingham Barfly
Wednesday 8th April 2009 – London Borderline
Friday 10th April 2009 – Bristol Louisiana
Saturday 11th April 2009 – Southampton Lennon’s
Sunday 12th April 2009 – Milton Keynes Pitz Club
Thursday 16th April 2009 – Galway Roisin Dubh
Friday 17th April 2009 – Belfast Auntie Annie’s
Saturday 18th April 2009 – Dublin Academy 2

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