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Little Comets / January and February 2011 UK Tour

By on Monday, 3rd January 2011 at 10:30 am

Geordie lads Little Comets will be hitting quite a few cities at the end of January into February. The tour is in support of their debut album being released on Dirty Hit on 31 January, ‘In Search of Elusive Little Comets’.

Friday 28th January 2011 – Liverpool Shipping Forecast
Saturday 29th January 2011 – Glasgow King Tuts
Sunday 30th January 2011 – Hull Fruit
Monday 31st January 2011 – Manchester Academy 3
Wednesday 2nd February 2011 – Leeds Cockpit
Thursday 3rd February 2011 – Nottingham Bodega
Saturday 5th February 2011 – Cambridge Haymakers
Sunday 6th February 2011 – Birmingham Academy 3
Tuesday 8th February 2011 – Exeter Cavern
Wednesday 9th February 2011 – Brighton Audio
Thursday 10th February 2011 – Bristol Start the Bus (free show)
Friday 11th February 2011 – Cardiff Arts Centre
Monday 14th February 2011 – Southampton Joiners
Tuesday 15th February 2011 – London XOYO
Wednesday 16th February 2011 – Oxford Jericho Tavern
Thursday 17th February 2011 – Norwich Arts Centre
Friday 18th February 2011 – Edinburgh Cabaret Voltaire
Saturday 26th February 2011 – Newcastle Northumbria Uni


Franz Nicolay / January 2011 UK Tour

By on Monday, 3rd January 2011 at 9:30 am

Franz Nicolay will be touring the UK in January with old mates Dave Hause (The Loved Ones/Fat Wreck Chords) and Jack Terricloth and Sandra Malak (World/Inferno Friendship Society). Nicolay recently toured as support for Stornoway in North America last month – you can read about his band’s appearance in Washington last month on this review at TGTF.

Friday 7th January 2011 – London Gaff
Sunday 9th January 2011 – Hull Adelphi
Monday 10th January 2011 – Derby Vault
Tuesday 11th January 2011 – Bristol Croft
Wednesday 12th January 2011 – Liverpool Sink
Thursday 13th January 2011 – Manchester Tiger Lounge
Friday 14th January 2011 – Edinburgh City Cafe
Saturday 15th January 2011 – Leeds Packhorse
Sunday 16th January 2011 – London Windmill Brixton
Monday 17th January 2011 – Brighton Prince Albert
Tuesday 18th January 2011 – Southampton Hamptons Bar


Esben and the Witch / January and February 2011 UK Tour

By on Monday, 3rd January 2011 at 9:00 am

Esben and the Witch will be playing a series of dates in January and February.

Monday 31st January 2011 – Bristol Louisiana
Tuesday 1st February 2011 – Brighton Pavillion Theatre
Thursday 3rd February 2011 – Newcastle Other Rooms
Friday 4th February 2011 – Edinburgh Sneaky Pete’s
Saturday 5th February 2011 – Nottingham Rescue Rooms
Monday 7th February 2011 – Sheffield Harley
Tuesday 8th February 2011 – Birmingham Hare and Hounds
Wednesday 9th February 2011 – London XOYO Upstairs


Skins UK Tour / January 2011

By on Thursday, 23rd December 2010 at 9:30 am

We’ve just received word that there will be a Skins-themed tour next month. The eight towns that have been chosen for the gigs are the hometowns of each of the eight new characters in the E4 teen drama. You can get tickets from the Skins official Web site (you must be at least 18 to register for these). Bands participating in this tour include 10 for 2011 bands Mona and Trophy Wife (pictured above).

Wednesday 19th January 2011 – Bristol Syndicate (Morning Parade, Bombay Bicycle Club DJs, Wilder)
Thursday 20th January 2011 – Swansea Monkey Café (Katy B, Nero DJ, Jagga)
Friday 21st January 2011 – Hereford Saxtys (Kissy Sellout DJ)
Saturday 22nd January 2011 – Ashford Liquid Envy (Devlin)
Tuesday 25th January 2011 – Edinburgh Caves (Kid Adrift)
Thursday 27th January 2011 – London Coronet (Pulled Apart By Horses, Mona, Midnight Beast)
Friday 28th January 2011 – Brighton Pier (Morning Parade, Beardyman, Doorly)
Saturday 29th January 2011 – Oxford O2 Academy (The Wombats, Trophy Wife, The Good Natured)


Dutch Uncles / February 2011 UK Tour

By on Wednesday, 1st December 2010 at 3:45 pm

Marple’s Dutch Uncles have announced a headlining tour of the UK for next February. Support on all dates will be Young British Artists. The band will also play a New to Q gig in late January with their fellow Marpleians Egyptian Hip Hop.

Thursday 27th January 2011 – London Bush Hall (New to Q gig with Egyptian Hip Hop)
Monday 21st February 2011 – Brighton Prince Albert
Tuesday 22nd February 2011 – Bristol Louisiana
Wednesday 23rd February 2011 – Liverpool Shipping Forecast
Thursday 24th February 2011 – Nottingham Bodega Social
Friday 25th February 2011 – Birmingham Victoria
Saturday 26th February 2011 – Leeds A Nation of Shopkeepers
Sunday 27th February 2011 – Sunderland 7even
Monday 28th February 2011 – Glasgow King Tut’s


Funeral Party / January and February 2011 UK/Irish Tour

By on Monday, 29th November 2010 at 9:00 am

Los Angeles trio Funeral Party will be touring in January and February of next year in support of their new album, ‘The Golden Age of Nowhere’ to be released on 24 January 2011.

Monday 24th January 2011 – London Bush Hall (New to Q show with Kid Adrift and Liz Lawrence)
Tuesday 25th January 2011 – Bristol Fleece
Wednesday 26th January 2011 – Oxford Academy 2
Thursday 27th January 2011 – Manchester Academy 3
Friday 28th January 2011 – Glasgow King Tuts
Saturday 29th January 2011 – Aberdeen Tunnels
Monday 31st January 2011 – Belfast Stiff Kitten
Tuesday 1st February 2011 – Dublin Academy 2
Thursday 3rd February 2011 – Newcastle Cluny
Friday 4th February 2011 – Leeds Cockpit
Saturday 5th February 2011 – Nottingham Bodega
Sunday 6th February 2011 – Norwich Arts Centre
Tuesday 8th February 2011 – Birmingham Academy 3
Thursday 10th February 2011 – London Cargo
Saturday 12th February 2011 – Brighton Audio


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