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The Coral / July 2010 UK tour

By on Friday, 23rd April 2010 at 10:21 am

The Coral are hitting the road again in July, supported by Cherry Ghost.

Tickets are on sale now, catch them at the below shows.

Monday 12th July 2010 – Birmingham Alexandra Theatre
Wednesday 14th July 2010 – London Shepherds Bush Empire
Thursday 15th July 2010 – Liverpool Philharmonic
Saturday 17th July 2010 – Manchester Salford Lowry
Monday 19th July 2010 – Gateshead Sage


Regina Spektor / July 2010 UK Tour

By on Wednesday, 31st March 2010 at 9:00 am

Legendary US performer Regina Spektor has announced a string of UK tour dates for July, presumably fitting around some festival performances.

Tickets are on sale now at a price of £22.50.

Tuesday 20th July 2010 – Gateshead, The Sage
Wednesday 21st July 2010 – Leeds O2 Academy
Thursday 22nd July 2010 – Cambridge Corn Exchange


Preview: Evolution Weekender 2010

By on Wednesday, 24th February 2010 at 12:00 pm

The line-up for Newcastle’s Evolution (taking place during the second May Bank Holiday, 30-31 May, at Gateshead Quayside) was announced last Friday, with some great bands lined up to perform at the weekender this year. Some major acts on the bill: Paolo Nutini (pictured above) and Delphic (one of our favourites) are just two of the headliners, and Ellie Goulding, the Horrors, Frankmusik, Tinchy Stryder, Calvin Harris, the Futureheads and Field Music are some other major names scheduled to perform. Bands TGTF have introduced to you including Frankie and the Heartstrings, Everything Everything, Egyptian Hip Hop and Ou Est Le Swimming Pool will also make appearances at the festival.

Tickets are a steal: £25 + handling for a weekend ticket and £17.50 + handling for a single day ticket. You can purchase tickets through TicketWeb. Check out the entire line-up after the cut.

Continue reading Preview: Evolution Weekender 2010


Twisted Folk Tour: Beth Jeans Houghton and Stornoway / February 2010

By on Wednesday, 3rd February 2010 at 3:00 pm

Beth Jeans Houghton is the Newcastle teen who looks set to be one of this years big big things, crafting finely honed melody from the fantastic and the familiar, and Stornoway are the four piece whose quintessential pop is coloured in pastoral hues (and we introduced here). Together they’re making up this month’s Twisted Folk tour, starting next week for 10 days of an amazing tour.

Tickets are going very fast though….

Monday 8th February 2010 – Exeter Phoenix Arts Centre
Tuesday 9th February 2010 – Reading South Street
Wednesday 10th February 2010 – Brighton Komedia
Thursday 11th February 2010 – London Rich Mix
Saturday 13th February 2010 – Norwich Arts Centre
Sunday 14th February 2010 – Gateshead The Sage
Monday 15th February 2010 – Leeds Brudenell Social Club
Tuesday 16th February 2010 – Manchester Band On The Wall
Wednesday 17th February 2010 – Birmingham Glee Club


Turin Brakes / March 2010 UK Tour

By on Tuesday, 2nd February 2010 at 11:00 am

Acoustic folk/pop duo Turin Brakes are set to do a March tour of the UK. Tickets are available now through

Turin Brakes’s album ‘Outbursts’ (their first album since 2007’s ‘Dark on Fire’) will be released on 01 March on Cooking Vinyl.

Tuesday 9th March 2010 – Birmingham Glee Club (18+)
Wednesday 10th March 2010 – Bristol St. Georges (14+)
Thursday 11th March 2010 – Oxford Academy 2 (all ages)
Saturday 13th March 2010 – Manchester Academy (all ages)
Sunday 14th March 2010 – York – Duchess (14+)
Tuesday 16th March 2010 – Gateshead Sage (all ages)
Wednesday 17th March 2010 – Sheffield City Hall (14+)
Friday 19th March 2010 – Edinburgh Cabaret Voltaire (18+)
Saturday 20th March 2010 – Glasgow Classic Grand (18+)
Sunday 21st March 2010 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms (18+)
Tuesday 23rd March 2010 – Southampton Brooks University TBC
Wednesday 24th March 2010 – Milton Keynes Stables (all ages)
Friday 26th March 2010 – London Shepherds Bush Empire (all ages)
Saturday 27th March 2010 – Brighton Concorde 2 (14+)


General Fiasco / March 2010 UK Tour

By on Thursday, 28th January 2010 at 5:00 pm

Northern Irish rockers General Fiasco have announced a one-off date in February (HMV Next Big Thing gig) and a UK tour for March. Tickets are on sale now. All gigs for the March tour are 14+. The band are also appearing in Gateshead on Saturday at the Outside-In Festival.

General Fiasco’s next single, ‘Ever So Shy’, will be released on 08 March in the UK. Their full-length album ‘Buildings’ will be released on 22 March.

Saturday 30th January 2010 – Gateshead Outside-In Festival
Friday 12th February 2010 – London Relentless Garage (HMV Next Big Thing with Band of Skulls and Birds of Tokyo)
Monday 8th March 2010 – Manchester Sound Control
Wednesday 10th March 2010 – London Islington Bar Academy
Thursday 11th March 2010 – Southampton Joiners
Saturday 13th March 2010 – Birmingham O2 Academy 3
Sunday 14th March 2010 – York Fibbers
Monday 15th March 2010 – Glasgow King Tuts


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