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    Robbie Williams, The Vryll Society ..

    ★ Tuesday’s Updates ★

    ★9 The Christmasaurus, the debut novel from McFly star and bestselling children’s author Tom Fletcher at Eventim Apollo London on Friday December 22nd 2017,

    Tickets 9am Friday from Eventim AXS

    ★8 Skott, the Swedish star announces a show at Omeara, London on Tuesday, 07 Mar 2017, tickets 9am on Wednesday from Ticketmaster

    ★7 Olly Murs announces a Newmarket Racecourses date at Fri 18 Aug 2017, tickets on sale at 9am Friday from AXS Ticketmaster

    ★6 Train announce a show at Islington Assembly Hall London on 31st January 2017,


    Tickets at 9am on Friday from AXS Ticketmaster

    ★5 Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow announce UK shows for 2017

    The O2 Arena London, 17 June 2017 – Stone Free festival
    Manchester Arena, 22
    The SSE Hydro Glasgow, 25
    Genting Arena, 28

    Tickets 10am Thursday from Gigantic Eventim AXS Ticketmaster Amazon Tickets The Ticket Factory

    ★4 Fleet Foxes confirm a 2nd headline show at Dublin’s Iveagh Gardens on Thur 13 July 2017, tickets 9am from Ticketmaster

    ★3 Emiliana Torrini and The Colorist, new date at Islington Assembly Hall London for Wed 08 Feb 2017, tickets at 9am Wednesday from Ticketmaster

    ★2 Thievery Corporation, the DJ collective announce a new show at Roundhouse, London for Sunday, 05 Mar 2017, tickets 9am Friday from Ticketmaster

    ★1 Olly Murs adds a show at Worcestershire County Cricket Club to his 2017 tour, at Sun 25 June 2017, tickets at 9am from Gigantic AXS Ticketmaster

    Robbie Williams to play a one off gig exclusively for Amazon Tickets customers at St. John at Hackney Church London on December 14 2016,


    Tickets from £125 on sale at 9am from Amazon Tickets

    The Vryll Society announce early 2017 shows,

    The Deaf Institute, Manchester, Thu 19 Jan 2017
    Sebright Arms, London, Fri 20 Jan 2017

    Tickets 9am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

    Agnes Obel has announced new 2017 European dates, including her biggest headline London show to date at Camden’s Roundhouse on June 4th 2017,

    Tickets on sale at 10am from Gigantic

    Guns N’ Roses announce “Not In This Lifetime” tour dates for 2017

    Dublin Slane Castle, Sat 27 May 2017
    The Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park London, Fri 16 June 2017


    Tickets on sale on Friday 10am from Gigantic AXS Ticketmaster – American Express Card Holders PRESALE at 10am

    Trim, new date at XOYO London for 28 Feb 2017, tickets at 9am from Ticketweb

    Fenech Soler, the electropop band announce 2017 UK shows,

    Brighton Patterns, 24 Feb 2017
    Norwich Waterfront Studio, 25
    Bristol Thekla, 27
    Manchester Gorilla, 28
    London Heaven, 01 March 2017
    Nottingham Stealth, 04

    Tickets at 9am on Wednesday from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

    ★ Monday’s Updates ★

    The Stone Roses will play two rare indoor shows, taking place at Leeds First Direct Arena on the Tues 20th and Weds 21st June 2017.

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    Tickets on sale at 9.30am Friday from Eventim Ticketmaster Here

    Black Sabbath, extra gold circle standing tickets released for the show at The O2 London for 31 Jan 2017, tickets from AXS

    Simple Minds + special guest The Anchoress add a new date at Brighton Dome on Saturday 3rd June 2017, tickets at 10am on Wednesday from Ticketmaster

    Squeeze announce a 2017 ‘Join The Dots’ tour,

    Symphony Hall, Birmingham, Saturday, 07 Oct 2017
    Milton Keynes Theatre, Monday, 09 Oct 2017
    St Davids Hall, Cardiff, Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017
    Brighton Dome, Thursday, 12 Oct 2017
    Colston Hall, Bristol, Friday, 13 Oct 2017
    De Montfort Hall, Leicester, Saturday, 14 Oct 2017
    Pavilion Theatre Bournemouth, Monday, 16 Oct 2017
    G Live, Guildford, Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017
    Regent Theatre, Ipswich, Thursday, 19 Oct 2017
    Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, Friday, 20 Oct 2017
    Indigo at The O2, London, Saturday, 21 Oct 2017
    Reading Hexagon, Monday, 23 Oct 2017
    Cliffs Pavilion, Southend, Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017
    City Hall, Sheffield, Thursday, 26 Oct 2017
    Corn Exchange, Cambridge, Friday, 27 Oct 2017
    International Centre, Harrogate, Saturday, 28 Oct 2017
    The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, Monday, 30 Oct 2017
    Sage One, Gateshead, Thursday, 02 Nov 2017
    Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Friday, 03 Nov 2017
    Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, Saturday, 04 Nov 2017
    Royal Albert Hall, London, Monday, 06 Nov 2017

    Tickets onsale 9am Thursday from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

    CW80, new show at indigo at The O2 London for Sat, 18th Feb 2017, tickets 11am Thursday from AXS

    Hayseed Dixie, new show at Brooklyn Bowl London on Sat, 22nd Apr 2017, tickets 10am Wednesday from AXS

    Ricky Gervais adds a 2nd ‘Humanity’ date at Bournemouth International Centre, 23 Mar 2017, tickets from Ticketmaster

    Alabama 3 return for Spring 2017 UK shows, tickets from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

    Frank Turner presents ‘Lost Evenings’ a 4 day festival at Roundhouse London in 2017,


    Tickets on sale Fridy at 10am from Ticketmaster

    Kraftwerk, the Electro pioneers have confirmed two new ‘3-D’ live dates,

    Oxford New Theatre on Tuesday 6th June
    Brighton Centre on Wednesday 7th June

    Tickets go on sale 12pm Friday from Ticketmaster Ticketweb here

    Rhiannon Giddens to play live shows in spring 2017,

    London Union Chapel, 30 March 2017
    Cambridge Junction, 31
    Edinburgh Queens Hall, 02 Apr 2017
    Dublin Whelans, 03


    Tickets on sale Friday 10am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

    Laugh Till It Hurts, comedy show at Hippodrome Casino Theatre London on 1st February 2017, feat. Rich Wilson (MC), Dave Johns, Tony Law, Lloyd Langford, Andrew Bird, Joe Rowntree and Luisa Omielan

    Tickets from AXS

    Creeper, the south coast punks head out on the road for shows in support of their debut ‘Eternity, In Your Arms’.

    Manchester, Academy 2, 25 March 2017
    Glasgow, Garage, 26
    Newcastle, University, 27
    Leeds, Stylus, 28
    London, Electric Ballroom, 30
    Southampton,1865, 31
    Birmingham, Institute 2, 01 Apr
    Cardiff, Tramshed, 02


    Tickets on PRESALE at 9am on Wednesday from Ticketweb

    Tickets 9am Friday from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

    Tash Sultana announces a show at Scala London, for Wed 28 June 2017, tickets 10am Thursday from Gigantic

    The Orwells, the rockers head over for 2017 shows,

    Stereo, Glasgow, Wed 01 Mar 2017
    Hare & Hounds, Birmingham, Thu 02 Mar 2017
    The Haunt, Brighton, Fri 03 Mar 2017
    Thekla, Bristol, Sat 04 Mar 2017
    Gorilla, Manchester, Sun 05 Mar 2017
    Scala, London, Tue 07 Mar 2017

    Tickets 9am Friday from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

    Pusha T announces a show at O2 Forum Kentish Town London, for Fri 03 Mar 2017, tickets at 9am on Wednesday from Ticketmaster

    Rag n Bone Man, the blues singer announces April dates,

    O2 Academy Bristol, Bristol, 18
    O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London, 19
    O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London, 20
    O2 Ritz Manchester, Manchester, 22
    O2 ABC Glasgow, Glasgow, 23
    O2 Institute, Birmingham, 24

    Tickets 9am Friday from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

    Scouting For Girls Celebrate 10 years by playing their debut album at Bush Hall London on 14th February 2017, Enter the ballot Here

    Pete Tong announces a new show, Classics by the 65 piece Heritage orchestra and conducted by Jules Buckley,

    The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, 13 December 2017
    Manchester Arena, 14 December 2017
    The O2 London, 16 December 2017

    Tickets at 9.30am on Friday from Eventim AXS Ticketmaster

    An evening with the cast of Red Dwarf, taking place at Southbank Bar Nottingham on Wed, 1st Mar 2017, tickets from Gigantic

    Basketball Cup Finals 2018 takes place at Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham on Sunday 28 January 2018, Presale tickets from The Ticket Factory

    Bryan Adams has added a date at Inverness at Bught Park for his Get UP tour on 16 July 2017, Tickets on sale Friday 9am from Ticketmaster Gigantic

    The Charlatans announce a show at Scarborough Open Air Theatre for Fri 16 June 2017, tickets at 9am on Friday from Gigantic Ticketmaster

    Deacon Blue will performa at Montrose East Links Festival on Fri 26 May 2017, tickets at 9am on Friday from Ticketmaster

    Rae Sremmurd, the hip hop duo add a 2nd show at O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire London for 17 Jan 2017, tickets from Ticketweb

    The Maccabees announce 2017 farewell shows,

    O2 Apollo, Manchester, Wed 28 Jun 2017
    Alexandra Palace, London, Fri 30 Jun 2017
    Alexandra Palace, London, Sat 01 Jul 2017

    Tickets 9am Friday from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

    Marillion, Jacob Sartorius, Gojira, ZZ Top ..

    ★ Monday’s Updates ★ ★27 Black Sabbath, extra gold circle standing tickets released…..

    Picture This, Greywind, Ill Nino, Twister ..

    ★ Weekend’s Updates ★ ★1 Gojira, French behemoths have answered fan demands, confirming…..

    Adele, Kiss, Penn & Teller, Richard Ashcroft

    ★ Friday’s Updates ★ ★15 Greg Davies announces a 3rd ‘You Magnificent Beast’…..

    Little Mix, Aphex Twin, DDT, Vant, Una Healy

    ★ Thursday’s Updates ★ ★17 Adam Ant announces further ANTHEMS – The Singles…..

    Kings of Leon, Wilko Johnson, David Haye ..

    ★ Wednesday’s Updates ★ ★5 The Dykeenies return for the first time in…..

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