With July 19th just around the corner, it’s time to get excited and start planning ahead. Each week, we are posting a selection of the biggest ticket releases, including all dates, where to purchase tickets and when they go on sale. Our picks of the week are as follows…
Grammy award-winning artist, Lorde has announced six UK dates for 2022 as part of a world tour, following the release of the excellent new single, ‘Solar Power’. The New Zealand icon will be visiting Leeds, Edinburgh, Manchester, Birmingham and London across May and June next year (full details above). Lorde’s new album, ‘Solar Power’, will be released on August 20th. Tickets for the tour go on sale today at 10am from HERE.
Following the announcement of the Emirates Old Trafford gig, which sold out in under an hour, Courteeners have revealed a date at the Scarborough Open Air Theatre on September 8th. They will be joined by indie veterans, The Coral, and it will be many fans’ first chance to see the 2020 album, ‘More. Again. Forever’, live. Tickets go on sale at 9am today from HERE.
Beck will be returning to the UK in 2022, with two new dates added in Edinburgh and London alongside previously rescheduled shows. It will be the first time the acclaimed artist has visited the UK since the All Points East headline slot in 2017, so it promises to be an unmissable run of live performances. Tickets for Edinburgh and London go on sale at 10am today, with the rest of the tour already on sale now. Head to the following to grab yours: www.gigsandtours.com / www.ticketmaster.co.uk / www.beck.com
True crime podcasts have never been more popular than right now, and one of the leading lights of the genre is heading out on tour in October. The critically acclaimed RedHanded podcast is hosted by Suruthi Bala and Hannah Maguire, and what started out as a drunken decision with £10 microphones was named the UK’s #1 true crime podcast in 2020. Tickets go on sale today at 10am from http://gigst.rs/redhanded, with VIP packages available at www.sjm-vip.com.
UK TOUR DATES 2021
Sun 24 October Manchester Stoller Hall
Tue 26 October London Clapham Grand
Wed 27 October Leeds City Varieties Music Hall
Thu 28 October Birmingham O2 Institute
Sun 31 October Glasgow Oran Mor
And last but not least, rock veterans, Squeeze, have announced their only UK headline date for 2021 at Carlisle Sands Centre on Tuesday 30th November. It will follow a huge tour of the USA between August and September, and the band will also support Madness on their UK arena tour next year. Tickets go on sale today at 10am via www.gigsandtours.com and www.ticketmaster.co.uk.Follow us on our socials:
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