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XFM Winter Wonderland Tour announced

By on Friday, 2nd November 2007 at 5:50 pm

Bloc Party's Kele OkerekeXFM have announced details of a string of Winter Wonderland UK Tour dates, with all sorts of megastars lined up to play some sensational gigs.

As with previous years, all dates are in aid of Shelter, the homeless charity.

Tickets go on sale next Friday (9th November) at 9am, but many of the headlining bands and XFM members can get them as soon as next Wednesday or Thursday by pre-registering or such like.

Sunday 9th December – London Brixton Academy
Bloc Party, Supergrass, Kate Nash, One Night Only, School of Rock Winner
Monday 10th December – Glasgow Academy
Stereophonics, The Twang, Special Guests, Figure 5, School of Rock Winner
Tuesday 11th December – Manchester Apollo
The Charlatans, Special Guests, The Courteeners, The Ting Tings, School of Rock Winner
Wednesday 12th December – Cardiff University
Super Furry Animals, The Enemy, Kids In Glass Houses, Special guests, Duffy (accoustic set)

Photo is taken from Shane Bee’s flickr stream under the creative commons license


The Cribs and The Coral for homecoming shows

By on Tuesday, 30th October 2007 at 3:50 pm

The Cribs - taken from their MyspaceThe Cribs and The Coral have both just announced separate home town shows.

The Cribs play three nights of “Cribsmas” at the Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on December 19th-21st

Billed as ‘The Three Days Of Cribsmas,’ the three shows will run from December Wednesday 19th – Friday 21st at and will raise money for a Cystic Fibrosis charity. The band will play a different album in its entirety each night along with B-sides relevant to the album. Tickets are limited to two per person when they go on sale on Friday (2nd November) at 9am.

Meanwhile, The Coral will play three homecoming shows in Liverpool, near their home in the Wirral. They’ll play Liverpool’s Carling Academy on Wednesday 12th, Friday 14th and Saturday 15th December, with support from The View on the 12th, The Twang on the 15th and nobody yet announced on the 14th. The Saturday show will be a late one, going until 2am.

Tickets again are on sale on Friday at 9am.


The Enemy / Final 2007 Show in London

By on Monday, 29th October 2007 at 5:34 pm

The EnemyCoventry’s The Enemy have announced details of their final 2007 show at London’s ULU in mid December.

The lads will play the Year Zero club night on Friday 14th December, with support from Figure Five, Prego and Alvarez Kings.

Tickets for the night are on sale now at Ticketweb for £12 each. It’s over 16’s only, and goes from 7:30 till 1am.

Photo from Radio 1 interactive’s flickr stream. under the Creative Commons License.


Future of the Left / UK December Tour

By on Friday, 19th October 2007 at 8:08 pm

Future of the LeftCardiff rockers Future of The Left have announced details of a quick tour of the UK before Christmas.

They’ll play the below 7 dates in early December. Tickets are on sale now priced £7.50 each or £8.50 for London. Catch the lads at:

Tuesday 4th December – Manchester Club Academy
Wednesday 5th December – Leeds Faversham
Thursday 6th December – Glasgow Barfly
Friday 7th December – Nottingham Rock City
Sunday 9th December – Brighton Freebutt
Monday 10th December – London King’s College
Tuesday 11th December – Bristol Academy 2


The Rakes / Small London Show

By on Wednesday, 3rd October 2007 at 7:01 pm

The Rakes - press shotThe Rakes have announced details of a suprise gig this Friday 5th October in London.

The band will play the launch of new clubnight Twisted Licks, which is taking place at the 229 in Great Portland Street.

The Bishops and Assembly Now will also play, while the second room will be curated by Man Like Me.


The Verve / December UK Arena Tour

By on Tuesday, 2nd October 2007 at 4:45 pm

Richard Ashcroft - The VerveThe Verve have announced a string of four dates just before Christmas at some of our larger arenas.

Tickets go on general sale on Friday (5th October) morning at 10am at £32.50, but those on the Verve’s mailing list can get them from 9am on Thursday (4th October). Catch them at:

Thursday 13th December – London O2 Arena
Saturday 15th December – Glasgow SECC Centre
Monday 17th December – Belfast Odyssey Arena
Thursday 20th December – Manchester Central


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