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22The Abstract Orchestra, the live music celebration of some of the biggest hip-hop artists will head to Rich Mix, London on 07 November 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 11am from Gigantic

21Gwenifer Raymond, the Welsh multi-instrumentalist to play October/November shows,

London Old Queens Head, 16 Oct
Birmingham Kitchen Garden Cafe, 24 Nov

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

20Double Crush Syndrome – Death to Pop Tour 2020, the rock´n`roll band from Germany will be live at Thousand Island, London on 15 January 2020, tickets on sale now from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

19Slade UK, the world’s No.1 Slade tribute band to play The Flowerpot, Derby on 18 December 2019, tickets on sale now from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

18The October Sessions, featuring Caswell, Zoey Lily, Rothwell + special guest Stitch at the O2 Academy 2 Islington, London on 09 October 2019, tickets on sale now from Ticketmaster

17Blanck Mass, AKA British musician Benjamin John Power confirms November/December UK tour dates,

Glasgow The Art School, 23 Nov
Newcastle The Cluny, 24
Birmingham The Hare & Hounds, 25
London Scala, 26 (Already on sale)
Brighton The Haunt, 28
Leeds Headrow House, 01 Dec
Manchester YES, 02
Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach, 03
Worcester The Marrs Bar, 05
Plymouth The Underground, 06

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

16Blancmange, the British electronic band confirm new 2020 UK shows,

Edinburgh Liquid Rooms, 01 May
Glasgow Oran Mor, 02
Newcastle Riverside, 08
Manchester Gorilla, 09
Hull The Welly Club, 18 Sept
Leeds The Wardrobe, 19
Shrewsbury The Butternut, 24
Birmingham O2 Institute 2, 25
Liverpool Grand Central Hall, 26
Bristol The Fleece, 01 Oct
Harpenden Public Hall, 02
Brighton Concorde 2, 03
Norwich Arts Centre, 08
Colchester Arts Centre, 09
Cardiff Portland House, 10
Nottingham Rescue Rooms, 15
London Under The Bridge, 16
Northampton The Roadmender, 17
Exeter Phoenix, 22
Gloucester Guildhall, 23
Southampton The Brook, 24

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Tickets on sale Thursday (15 August) at 9am from Gigantic AXS Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

15An Evening with Armistead Maupin, interviewers announced for UK tour later this year,

York Grand Opera House, 23 Sept + Interviewer: Claire Armistead
Norwich Theatre Royal, 30 + Interviewer: Hannah Beckerman
Birmingham Town Hall, 02 Oct + Interviewer: Sian Cain
Gateshead Sage, 07 + Interviewer: Viv Groskop
Salford The Lowry, 08 + Interviewer: Hannah Beckerman
Edinburgh The Queen’s Hall, 10 + Interviewer: Lee Randall
Cambridge Corn Exchange, 12 + Interviewer: Patrick Strudwick
Brighton Dome, 14 + Interviewer: Peter Tatchell
Southbank Centre Queen Elizabeth Hall, 17 + Interviewer: Nail Gaiman
Aylesbury The Waterside, 18 + Interviewer: Jane Garvey
Chester Storyhouse, 11 Nov + Interviewer: Bernardine Evaristo

Tickets on sale now from See Tickets

14Lana Del Rey, more tickets available for London and Birmingham tour dates,

London The O2, 25 Feb
Birmingham Resorts World Arena, 29

Tickets on sale now from Ticketmaster

13Oliver Heldens, the Dutch DJ and electronic music producer will be at Printworks, London on 22 November 2019, tickets on sale Thursday (15 August) at 11am from Ticketmaster Ticketweb

12The Anchoress, the Welsh multi-instrumentalist will headline the St Pancras Old Church, London on 20 September 2019, tickets on sale now from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

11Kyle Falconer, The View frontman confirms new October Scottish shows,

Arbroath Webster Theatre, 01 Oct
Inverness Ironworks, 02
Perth Green Room, 03
Falkirk Temple, 04
Greenock Harwoods, 05

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster Ticketweb

10Stomptown Brass, the urban street funk band will be live at The Academy Green Room, Dublin on 09 November 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

9Thereza Bazar, the 80s pop sensation will perform at 229 The Venue, London on 20 November 2019, more tickets on sale now from AXS

8Deja Vega, the band to play The Deaf Institute, Manchester on 29 February 2020, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Gigantic Ticketweb See Tickets

7The Growlers, the LA rockers confirm UK & Ireland headline dates for February 2020,

London Roundhouse, 21 Feb
Manchester Albert Hall, 22
Glasgow SWG3, 23
Dublin The Button Factory, 25

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Tickets on sale Thursday (22 August) at 10am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

6Whenyoung, the trio will be hitting the road this November with special guest Sinead O’Brien,

Dublin Button Factory, 07 Nov
Cork Cyprus Avenue, 08
Limerick Dolans, 09
Galway Roisin Dubh, 10

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

5Deaf Havana, the band announce new Rituals tour dates for November with £1 from each ticket sale going to War Child,

Brighton Concorde 2, 06 Nov
Oxford Academy, 07
Wolverhampton Steel Mill, 09
Bournemouth The Old Fire Station, 11
Northampton Roadmender, 12
Leeds Stylus, 13

Tickets on Presale Thursday (15 August) at 9am from Ticketweb (Oxford only)

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

4Gwar, the satirical heavy metal band confirm November/December UK shows,

Manchester Club Academy, 30 Nov
Glasgow Garage, 01 Dec
Wolverhampton KKs Steel Mill, 02
Newcastle Riverside, 03
London O2 Academy Islington, 04

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

3Call Me Loop, the rising pop sensation will head to UK venues this October,

Glasgow The Garage (Attic Bar), 28 Oct
Manchester Night People, 29
London O2 Academy 2 Islington, 30

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from AXS Ticketmaster

2Towersey Festival, extra tickets released for the festival featuring Newton Faulkner, Fisherman’s Friends, The Selecter, Seth Lakeman & more at the Thame Showground, Oxfordshire on 23-26 August 2019, tickets on sale now from Gigantic + here

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1Michael Kiwanuka, the singer-songwriter has announced a March 2020 UK tour,

Southampton O2 Guildhall, 02 March
Bournemouth O2 Academy, 03
London O2 Academy Brixton, 05
Birmingham O2 Academy, 06
Manchester O2 Apollo, 07
Cambridge Corn Exchange, 09
Leicester De Montfort Hall, 10
Leeds O2 Academy, 12
Newcastle O2 Academy, 13
Glasgow Barrowlands, 14

Tickets on sale Friday (23 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

Big Thief, the Brooklyn-based indie rockers announce 2020 UK tour + intimate London show this month,

London Bush Hall, 19 Aug
London Eventim Apollo, 27 Feb (Already on sale)
Nottingham Rock City, 29
Manchester Albert Hall, 01 March
Glasgow The Old Fruit Market, 02

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Tickets on sale at 10am and London date on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Gigantic Eventim AXS Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

Clairo, the American singer-songwriter has announced a new tour for this December,

Bristol SWX, 01 Dec
London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire, 02
Birmingham O2 Institute, 04
Manchester O2 Ritz, 07
Glasgow Queen Margaret Union, 08
Dublin The Academy, 10

Tickets on sale at 10am from Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

Vir Das, the Bollywood star will bring The Loved Tour to the UK + Dublin later this year,

Manchester Home T1, 16
Leicester Curve Studio, 17
Nottingham The Glee Club, 18
Glasgow Glee Club, 19-20
Birmingham Town Hall, 22
Cambridge Junction, 23
Dublin Liberty Hall Theatre, 28
London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire, 04 Dec

Tickets on sale at 10am from Ticketmaster See Tickets

The National, the band will be live at the Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff on 09 December 2019, more tickets on sale at 10am from AXS

Paul Smith, extra date added at the Olympia Theatre, Dublin on 16 January 2020, tickets on sale at 9am from Ticketmaster

Sion Hill, the Irish singer to play The Sugar Club, Dublin on 03 December 2019, tickets on sale at 10am from Ticketmaster

The Crows, the band to play November UK shows,

Bournemouth The Anvil, 21 Nov
Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach, 22
Lvierpool Sound Food And Drink , 23
Southampton The Joiners, 28
Norwich Waterfront Studio, 29
Leicester The Cookie, 30

Tickets on sale at 10am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

Wojtek Mazolewski Quintet, the influential jazz group to play the Jazz Cafe, London on 23 November 2019, tickets on sale at 2pm from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb

BBC Songs of Praise – The UK’s Favourite Hymn, featuring Russell Watson, Lesley Garrett, Colin Thackery & hosted by Aled Jones at the De Montfort Hall, Leicester on 11 September 2019, tickets on sale at 10am from here

Tuesday’s Updates…

49Menopause The Musical 2, the sequel to the smash-hit show Menopause The Musical is hitting the road on tour in 2020,

York Barbican, 07 March
Carlisle The Sands Centre, 14 April
Dunfermline Alhambra Theatre, 20

Tickets on sale Thursday (15 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster + venues

48Fallen Lights, the Irish electro indie band will headline The Grand Social, Dublin on 19 October 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

47Steelhouse Festival 2020, next year’s event will take place at Hafod-Y-Dafal Farm, Ebbw Vale on 24-26 July 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Gigantic

46Art of Noise Reboot, the English avant-garde synth-pop group will perform at the Jazz Cafe, London on 07-08 January 2020, tickets on sale Thursday (15 August) at 12noon from Gigantic Eventim Ticketmaster Ticketweb

45Who’s Next, the premier live tribute to The Who will head to The Flowerpot, Derby on 07 February 2020, tickets on sale now from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

44Skylark And The Scorpion, the duo + Alex Carson at St Matthias Church, London on 04 October 2019, tickets on sale now from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

43Ralph Pelleymounter, the To Kill A King frontman will be joined by Charlotte Carpenter at The Moth Club, London on 20 October 2019, tickets on sale now from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

42Delta Heavy Curates, the drumm & bass line-up featuring René Lavice, Teddy Killerz & Gydra will be at XOYO, London on 27 September 2019, tickets on sale now from Gigantic Ticketweb See Tickets

41The Protomen, show upgrade announced at the O2 Academy Islington, London on 05 September 2019, tickets on sale now from Gigantic Ticketmaster See Tickets

40Rammstein, extra tickets released at the Boucher Road Playing Fields, Belfast on 17 June 2020, tickets on sale now from Eventim

39The National, the band will be live at the Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff on 09 December 2019, more tickets on sale Wedensday (14 August) at 10am from AXS

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38Benny Banks, the rapper to play the Academy 2, Dublin on 28 September 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

37Rory’s Stories, extra dates added to the What’s The Story Rory? Live tour,

Dublin Vicar Street, 14 Sept
Waterford Theatre Royal, 03 Oct
Ennis Glor, 10
Kilkenny Watergate Theatre, 11
Castlebar The Royal Theatre, 18
Athlone Dean Crowe Theatre, 19
Enniskillen The Ardhowen, 24
Armagh The Market Place Theatre, 25
Omagh St. Enda’s GAA Club, 09 Nov

Tickets on sale now and Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

36Surf Curse, the indie-rock recording project of Nick Rattigan and Jacob Rubeck confirm November headline dates,

London Corsica Studios, 20 Nov
Manchester Eagle Inn, 21
Dublin The Grand Social, 22

Tickets on sale Thursday (15 August) at 9am from Gigantic Ticketmaster See Tickets

35Collard, the singer-songwriter & rapper announces a trio of headline shows at Laylow, London on 06 September, 18 October & 22 November 2019, tickets on sale Thursday (15 August) at 10am from AXS

34Nash Nights x Under The Apple Tree Sessions Feat. Foreign Affairs, the country music nightclub will take place Under The Bridge, London on 04 October 2019, tickets on sale now from See Tickets

33Liz Lawrence, the English singer-songwriter & guitarist to play the SET, London on 29 October 2019, tickets on sale now from Ticketmaster Ticketweb

32Why-Axis, the producer & MC will headline the Academy, Dublin on 29 November 2019, tickets on sale Thursday (15 August) at 9am from Ticketmaster

31Off Book: The Improvised Musical, the unique podcast will be live at Whelans, Dublin on 16 September 2019, tickets on sale Thursday (15 August) from Ticketmaster

30Julia Jacklin, the Australian singer-songwriter will head over for November/December shows,

Dublin The Button Factory, 28 Nov
Glasgow Saint Luke’s, 01 Dec
Manchester Gorilla, 02
London O2 Forum, 03

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

29Aitch, extra dates added to the 20 Tour this December due to phenomenal demand,

Glasgow SWG3 TV Studio, 03 Dec
Dublin The Academy, 04
Bristol O2 Academy, 05
Brighton Concorde 2, 10
Cambridge Junction, 11
Norwich Waterfront, 12
Leicester O2 Academy, 13
London O2 Forum Kentish Town, 16
Birmingham O2 Institute, 17
Newcastle University, 18
Manchester Academy 1, 19

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

28Rak-Su, the X Factor winners will bring The Scenic Route Tour to Newcastle and Glasgow this October,

Newcastle O2 Academy 2, 12 Oct
Glasgow Garage, 14

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Ticketmaster See Tickets

27Lightning Seeds, the English rockers confirm the Jollification 25th Anniversary Tour for next year performing the album in full + greatest hits set,

Gateshead Sage, 12 March
Glasgow St Lukes, 13
Bristol O2 Academy, 19
Bexhill De La Warr Pavilion, 20
Birmingham O2 Institute, 27
Manchester O2 Ritz, 28

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster See Tickets

26Sunset Sons, the indie rockers will hit the road with the Blood Rush Déjà Vu Tour this November,

Bristol Thekla, 20 Nov
Falmouth Princess Pavilion, 21
Glasgow SWG3, 23
Newcastle Riverside, 24
Manchester Academy 2, 26
Birmingham O2 Institute 2, 27
London Electric Brixton, 28

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

25Sinead O’Connor, the alternative pop/folk singer-songwriter has lined-up a string of Irish headline dates for this October,

Galway Roisin Dubh, 17 Oct
Wexford Spiegeltent, 24
Cork Opera House, 26
Dublin Vicar Street, 27

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

24Brave Giant, the band to play INEC Gleneagle Hotel, Co.Kerry on 18 October 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Ticketmaster

23Burna Boy, the Nigerian Afro-fusion songwriter will bring his African Giant Tour to the Albert Hall, Manchester on 06 November 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Ticketmaster See Tickets

22We Were Promised Jetpacks, extra date added to the These Four Walls Anniversary Tour at the Liquid Room, Ediburgh on 01 December 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Ticketmaster

21Noah Guthrie, the Americana singer-songwriter has announced the Hell Or High Water Tour for December,

London St Pancras Old Church, 05 Dec
Glasgow Broadcast, 08

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from AXS Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

20Dimmu Borgir & Amorphis, co-headline show announced at the O2 Forum, London on 22 January 2020, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

19Art Alexakis, the Everclear singer-songwriter & guitarist confirms new solo shows for this October,

London O2 Academy Islington, 16 Oct
Glasgow Broadcast, 18
Dublin Sound House, 20

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Ticketmaster See Tickets

18Issues, the genre-defying band confirm new October UK shows,

Cardiff Cwlb Ifor Bach, 12 Oct
Glasgow Cathouse, 13
Birmingham O2 Academy 3, 14
Manchester Academy 3, 15
London Underworld, 17

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Gigantic Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

17Queen Machine Symphonic Featuring Kerry Ellis, new show announced at O2 City Hall, Newcastle on 23 April 2020, tickets on sale at Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

16Biffy Clyro, the Scottish band to play Caird Hall, Dundee on 14 October 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Ticketmaster

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15Jools Holland & His Rythm & Blues Orchestra, new show announced at the 3Arena, Dublin on 23 October 2020, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Ticketmaster

14Eve Belle, the singer-songwriter will perform at the Sound House, Dublin on 07 November 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 9am from Ticketmaster

13Cradle Of Filth, the extreme metal band will be live at the Palladium, London on 19 October 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

12Honestly Live With Clemmie Telford, a special podcast recording + Q&A at Bush Hall, London on 10 November 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster See Tickets

11Santino Le Saint, the rising R&B star will headline XOYO, London on 26 November 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

10James Barker Band, the Canadian country group to head over for November shows,

Dublin Whelans, 05 Nov
London Bush Hall, 06
Newcastle Cluny 2, 12

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from AXS Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

9David Walliam’s Billionaire Boy, the production will head to The Olympia Theatre, Dublin on 05-09 February 2020, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

8Cage Warriors: London, the event will take place at the Indigo at The O2, London on 22 November 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 11am from AXS

7Lost In Music – One Night at the Disco, the 70s disco music night will head to Indigo at The O2, London on 04 December 2020, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 11am from AXS

6Monatik, the Ukrainian singer will bring the World Tour – Love It Rhythm to Indigo at The O2, London on 18 October 2019, tickets on sale Friday (18 August) at 11am from AXS

5Roy ‘Chubby’ Brown, new show announced at the O2 City Hall, Newcastle on 28 December 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

4Social House, the American pop duo to play The Camden Assembly, London on 18 October 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster Ticketweb See Tickets

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3Sounds of the 60s Live with Tony Blackburn, the show will be touring across the UK in January-May 2020,

Swindon Wyvern Theatre, 11 Jan
Bradfrod St Georges Hall, 16
Leicester De Montfort Hall, 18
Guildford G Live, 25
Basingstoke The Anvil, 30
Hayes The Beck Theatre, 0 1Feb
Yeovil Westlands Entertainment Venue, 08
Leamington Spa Royal Spa Centre, 13
Cannock Prince Of Wales Theatre, 07 March
Dudley Town Hall, 14
Warrington Pyramid and Parr Hall, 21
Margate Winter Gardens, 28
Bolton Albert Halls, 11 April
Wellingborough The Castle, 18
Ipswich Regent Theatre, 23
Dorking Halls, 09 May
Cardiff St David’s Hall, 23
Crawley Hawth Theatre, 28

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

2Sounds Of The 70’s Live hosted by DJ Johnnie Walker, the show is heading out on tour in 2020,

Weston-Super-Mare Playhouse Theatre, 17 Jan
Clacton-On-Sea Princes Theatre, 14 FEb
Hastings White Rock Theatre, 20
High Wycombe Swan Theatre, 21
Dartford Orchard Theatre, 24
Dunstable Grove Theatre, 26
Swindon Wyvern Theatre, 06 March
Eastleigh Concorde Club, 27
Dorset Weymouth Pavilion, 02 April
Yeovil Westlands Entertainment Venue, 03
Cheltenham Town Hall, 07
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre, 08
Horsham The Capitol, 17
Redhill Harlequin Theatre, 24
Kent Catham Central Theatre, 21 May
Eastbourne Royal Hippodrome Theatre, 22
Dudley Town Hall, 05 June
St Albans Arena, 18
Hayes The Beck Theatre, 19
Guildford G Live, 25

Tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster

1Hamzaa, the R&B/soul-singer-songwriter & producer will headline Scala, London on 26 September 2019, tickets on sale Friday (16 August) at 10am from Ticketmaster See Tickets

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