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Franz Ferdinand / February 2017 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Friday, 27th October 2017 at 9:00 am
 

Franz Ferdinand have announced their return to the record shops next year. ‘Always Ascending’, their fifth studio album, will be available on the 9th of February 2018 on Domino Records. The day after its release, the Scottish rockers will begin a UK/Irish tour in Galway that will run for just over 2 weeks, concluding at Brighton Dome on the 25th of February. Tickets to the below dates will go on sale next Friday, the 3rd of November at 9 AM. While you’re waiting to pounce on those tickets, you can have a listen to the title track, embedded under the tour listings.

Saturday 10th February 2017 – Galway Leisureland
Sunday 11th February 2017 – Dublin Olympia
Tuesday 13th February 2017 – Manchester Albert Hall
Wednesday 14th February 2017 – Nottingham Rock City
Friday 16th February 2017 – Newcastle Academy
Saturday 17th February 2017 – Glasgow Academy
Monday 19th February 2017 – Leeds Academy
Tuesday 20nd February 2017 – Birmingham Academy
Wednesday 21st February 2017 – Bristol Academy
Friday 23th February 2017 – Cambridge Corn Exchange
Saturday 24th February 2017 – London Brixton Academy
Sunday 25th February 2017 – Brighton Dome

 

Rat Boy / January and February 2018 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Tuesday, 29th August 2017 at 9:00 am
 

Hip-hop/punk artist Rat Boy will open 2018 with a headline tour of the UK and Ireland. He’ll supporting his newly released album ‘Scum’. Described musically as being “like the Beastie Boys for the Brexit generation”, ‘Scum’ is out now on Parlophone Records and features the recent single ‘Laidback’. Watch the tune’s promo video below the tour date listing.

Tickets for the following shows will be available starting on this Thursday, 31st of August, at 9 AM. TGTF’s previous coverage of Rat Boy is back this way.

Wednesday 31st January 2018 – Glasgow Barrowland
Friday 2nd February 2018 – Belfast Limelight
Saturday 3rd February 2018 – Dublin Academy
Monday 5th February 2018 – Cardiff Tramshed
Tuesday 6th February 2018 – Leicester Academy
Thursday 8th February 2018 – Newcastle Academy
Saturday 10th February 2018 – London Brixton Academy

 

Everything Everything / February and March 2018 UK/Irish Tour

 
By on Monday, 28th August 2017 at 9:00 am
 

Following the release of their fourth album less than a fortnight ago, Everything Everything have announced a new UK and Irish tour, their biggest to date, for next year. The Manchester-based band will be taking ‘A Fever Dream’, out now on RCA Records, on the road in February and March. (You can read my review of the long player through here.) The tour kicks off at the venerated Dublin Olympia on the 28th of February 2018, then continues on in blighty 2 days later. The jaunt culminates in a show at London Alexandra Palace on the 10th of March. Tickets go on sale this Friday, the 1st of September, but I’d recommend you visit their official Web site for some more information that might be useful… To read much more on Everything Everything here on TGTF, follow this link.

Wednesday 28th Feb 2018 – Dublin Olympia
Friday 2nd Mar 2018 – Norwich UEA
Saturday 3rd Mar 2018 – Birmingham Academy
Monday 5th Mar 2018 – Bristol Colston Hall
Tuesday 6th Mar 2018 – Leeds Academy
Thursday 8th Mar 2018 – Glasgow Barrowland
Friday 9th Mar 2018 – Manchester Apollo
Saturday 10th Mar 2018 – London Alexandra Palace

 
 
 

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