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British Sea Power / April 2017 UK Tour

 
By on Monday, 9th January 2017 at 9:00 am
 

Header photo by Mayumi Hirata

Brighton art-rock group British Sea Power have just announced the upcoming release of their sixth studio album ‘Let the Dancers Inherit Their Party’. Breaking from their five-album relationship with Rough Trade Records, the band will release the new album on their own Golden Chariot label, via Caroline International, on the 31st of March. Those of you in the UK can listen to album single ‘Bad Bohemian’ just below the tour date listing; unfortunately, the stream hasn’t been made available in America.

Just after the album release, British Sea Power will play a list of live dates in the UK, running through mid-April.  Tickets for the following shows are available now. Catch up on TGTF’s previous coverage of British Sea Power is right back here.

Thursday 6th April 2017 – Bristol Trinity
Friday 7th April 2017 – Leeds Church
Saturday 8th April 2017 – Newcastle Riverside
Sunday 9th April 2017 – Edinburgh Liquid Rooms
Tuesday 11th April 2017 – Manchester Ritz
Wednesday 12th April 2017 – London Shepherd’s Bush Empire
Thursday 13th April 2017 – Birmingham Academy 2

[youtube]https://youtu.be/913oIA409XY[/youtube]

 

Palace / April 2017 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Friday, 9th December 2016 at 9:00 am
 

London alt-rock quartet Palace will spend almost the entire month of April 2017 on tour in the UK and Ireland in support of their recent debut album release ‘So Long Forever’. The album’s current single is called ‘It’s Over’, and its promo video is streaming just below the tour date listing.

Before their long list of UK live dates, Palace will spend the last part of March touring in continental Europe; you can find a full list of Palace’s upcoming shows on their official Facebook. Tickets for the following shows are available now. TGTF’s previous coverage of Palace is collected back here.

Monday 3rd April 2017 – Leicester Cookie
Tuesday 4th April 2017 – Nottingham Bodega
Wednesday 5th April 2017 – Sheffield Harley
Thursday 6th April 2017 – Leeds Belgrave Music Hall
Friday 7th April 2017 – Newcastle Cluny 2
Saturday 8th April 2017 – Edinburgh Electric Circus
Monday 10th April 2017 – Manchester Ruby Lounge
Tuesday 11th April 2017 – Liverpool Buyers Club
Wednesday 12th April 2017 – Dublin Whelan’s
Thursday 13th April 2017 – Belfast Voodoo
Tuesday 18th April 2017 – Birmingham Institute 3
Wednesday 19th April 2017 – Bristol Thekla
Thursday 20th April 2017 – Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach
Friday 21st April 2017– Oxford Bullingdon
Tuesday 25th April 2017 – Guildford Boileroom
Wednesday 26th April 2017 – Reading South Street Arts Centre
Thursday 27th April 2017 – London Shepherd’s Bush Empire

[youtube]https://youtu.be/y0jyJLaw6J4[/youtube]

 

Holly Macve / April 2017 English Tour

 
By on Thursday, 8th December 2016 at 9:00 am
 

Up-and-coming folk singer/songwriter Holly Macve has announced a brief run of English tour dates for early next year, following her scheduled trip to America for SXSW 2017.* The newly announced live dates will support the release of Macve’s debut LP ‘Golden Eagle’, which is due out on the 3rd of March via Bella Union. Editor Mary has already featured the album’s first single ‘No One Has the Answers’ as our Video of the Moment #2203.

Tickets for the following shows are available now. TGTF’s previous reporting on Holly Macve, including live coverage from SXSW 2016, is collected right back here.

Tuesday 4th April 2017 – Bristol Wardrobe
Wednesday 5th April 2017 – Brighton Komedia
Thursday 6th April 2017 – London St. John on Bethnal Green
Friday 7th April 2017 – Manchester Sacred Trinity
Sunday 9th April 2017 – Newcastle Cluny 2

* As always, any information we bring you about SXSW 2017 is to the best of our knowledge when it posts, and the artist lineup is subject to change. For news and updates on SXSW 2017, please consult the festival’s official schedule here.

 

Richard Ashcroft / April and June 2017 UK Tour

 
By on Thursday, 1st December 2016 at 9:00 am
 

Former frontman of the Verve and now veteran alt-rocker in his own right Richard Ashcroft has announced a brief arena tour of the UK for next April, to follow his upcoming shows at the Liverpool Echo Arena on the 7th of December and the London O2 on the 9th of December. Ashcroft will postscript the newly listed April tour dates with a special headline show at Manchester’s Castlefield Bowl as part of mini-festival Sounds of the City.

Back in May, Ashcroft released his new album ‘These People’, which includes the recent single ‘Out of My Body’. You can watch the promo video for ‘Out of My Body’ just below the tour date listing.

Tickets for the following live shows will be available for general sale tomorrow, Friday, the 2nd of December at 9:30 AM. Final tickets for Ashcroft’s December shows in Liverpool and London are available now. TGTF’s previous coverage of Richard Ashcroft is just through here.

Tuesday 18th April 2017 – Glasgow SSE Hydro
Thursday 20th April 2017 – Birmingham Arena
Saturday 22nd April 2017 – Leeds Arena
Friday 30th June 2017 – Manchester Castlefield Bowl

[youtube]https://youtu.be/e20s64jEn50[/youtube]

 

Lewis Watson / November and December 2016 and March and April 2017 UK Tour

 
By on Monday, 21st November 2016 at 9:00 am
 

Oxfordshire singer/songwriter Lewis Watson has announced his new album ‘midnight’ will be released on the 3rd of March 2017 on Cooking Vinyl. To celebrate the forthcoming release, he has unveiled ‘little light’ in the form of a 360-degree video, which you can watch at the bottom of this post. He’s also announced a long list of live dates in the UK for the rest of this year and in March and April 2017 to follow the LP’s release in the new year. Tickets are on sale now; the below dates, plus European dates to follow in mid-April, can be viewed on BandsinTown here. For more on TGTF on self-taught musician Lewis Watson, go here.

Saturday 26th November 2016 – Bedford Esquires
Sunday 27th November 2016 – Sheffield Plug
Monday 28th November 2016 – Norwich Arts Centre
Tuesday 29th November 2016 – Leicester Cookie
Wednesday 30th November 2016 – Cardiff Globe
Thursday 1st December 2016 – Leeds Wardrobe
Friday 2nd December 2016 – Edinburgh Electric Circus
Tuesday 21st March 2017 – Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
Wednesday 22nd March 2017 – Brighton Haunt
Thursday 23rd March 2017 – London Tabernacle
Friday 24th March 2017 – Bristol Thekla
Sunday 26th March 2017 – Manchester Sound Control
Monday 27th March 2017 – Glasgow Garage
Tuesday 28th March 2017 – Newcastle Think Tank
Wednesday 29th March 2017 – Birmingham Institute
Thursday 30th March 2017 – Oxford SJE
Sunday 2nd April 2017 – Cambridge Portland Arms
Monday 3rd April 2017 – Nottingham Bodega

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x3HeS38ouTQ[/youtube]

 

Skinny Lister / April and May 2017 UK Tour

 
By on Thursday, 17th November 2016 at 9:00 am
 

London folk rockers Skinny Lister are bringing their new album ‘The Devil, the Heart & the Fight’ back to the UK for a second round of headline dates next spring, following their sold out October headline tour and their current run of American live dates. ‘The Devil, the Heart & the Fight’ was released at the end of September on Xtra Mile Recordings. You can watch the promo video for the album’s latest single ‘Devil in Me’ at the bottom of this page.

Skinny Lister will play a slate of shows in continental Europe ahead of the UK tour; a complete listing of their upcoming dates can be found on their official Facebook. Tickets for the following shows are available now. TGTF’s past coverage of Skinny Lister is collected back here.

Thursday 27th April 2017 – Sheffield Leadmill
Friday 28th April 2017 – Manchester Gorilla
Saturday 29th April 2017 – Edinburgh Voodoo Rooms
Wednesday 3rd May 2017 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Thursday 4th May 2017 – Cambridge Junction 2
Friday 5th May 2017 – Birmingham Hare and Hounds
Saturday 6th May 2017 – Bristol Fleece
Tuesday 9th May 2017 – Southampton Talking Heads
Wednesday 10th May 2017 – Brighton Haunt
Thursday 11th May 2017 – London Scala

[youtube]https://youtu.be/XNXnrpZIKa0[/youtube]

 
 
 

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