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31-Aug-21 & 1-Sep-21 SWG3
Declan released his second album Zeros at the end of 2020, and will be touring the release for the first time. Zeros followed 2017s critically acclaimed debut album, What Do You Think About The Car?, which helped propel Declan to an eye-watering 230 million streams and 200,000 album sales.
Glaswegian rockers, Mason Hill, are fast becoming one of the new break through rock stories of 2021. Their debut album Against The Wall, released in March 2021, stormed the UK national album chart at number 19 and number 1 on the UK album rock chart, making it the first new British rock debut to chart in the top 20 since Royal Blood, 2014. The band are also thrilled to announce that they are to receive a PPL/PRS Momentum Fund award to enable them to record and market two new singles in 2022.
12-Sep-21 O2 Academy w/ The Vamps
8-Oct-21 The Attic (headline)
Fast becoming a key figure within the emerging indie elite, slacker-pop sensation Lauran Hibberd shares her satire-fuelled, anthem-stacked Goober EP ahead of touring the UK with The Vamps and embarking on her own headline run. With glittering acclaim circulating throughout the tastemaker community (NME, The Line Of Best Fit, Dork, DIY, Billboard, NYLON, Clash, Gigwise, Upset), and significant praise across the BBC Radio 1 airwaves, Hibberds status continues to grow.
Billie has a run of dates set for Autumn touring her latest album, the critically acclaimed Flora Fauna. Raised in the rolling hills of North Yorkshire, Martens critically acclaimed debut album Writing of Blues and Yellows, was released in 2016 when she was still just 17, while its follow-up Feeding Seahorses By Hand was similarly lauded in 2019. Recorded with Rich Cooper in London, Martens new material blends those signature hushed, resonant vocals with a rapid pulse and rich instrumentation, her inspirations now stretching from krautrockers Can, to Broadcast, Arthur Russell, and Fiona Apple. Alongside her nomination for the BBC Sound of 2016, support throughout Martens burgeoning career has rolled in from the likes of The Evening Standard, The Independent and The Sunday Times Culture.
26-Sep-21 Hug & Pint
Formed in 2011 by vocalist and songwriter Tom Beer and guitarist Dan Lucas, Bull is an up-and-coming indie rock group whose mission is simply to make the music they wanted to listen to, inspired by their 90s heroes such as Pavement, Yo La Tengo, and the Pixies. The band is touring their first studio album Discover Effortless Living released this year.
27-Sep-21 O2 Academy
LA based trio LANYs breakthrough came with their 2017 self-titled debut, amassing an international fanbase and selling out multiple nights at arenas across the world. Their 2018 follow-up Malibu Nights sealed the deal. Its heartbreak anthems cracked the Billboard Album Chart and connected in a huge way across the globe. The statistics speak for themselves: LANY have a social media following of 5.8 million people, have sold over 415,000 tickets worldwide and played sold-out shows from L.A.s Greek Theatre to Londons Brixton Academy, with arena shows in major cities planned for this album. Their songs have been streamed over three billion times and theyve had over 430 million video views to date.
Aso coming in September...
⭐️ The Specials 6-Sep-21 Barrowland
The Specials who enjoyed a triumphant 2019 with the release of the critically acclaimed "Encore", their first ever number 1 album, coming 40 years after they exploded onto the music scene and launched the 2 Tone movement.
⭐️ Sam Fender 7-Sep-21 & 8-Sep-21 Barrowlands
Touring ahead of the release of his much-anticipated second album Seventeen Going Under, out 8th October via Polydor. The album follows his critically acclaimed debut album Hypersonic Missiles which debuted at number 1 in the UK album chart.
⭐️ Paloma Faith 18-Sep-21 SEC Armadillo
October 2020 saw Paloma release Infinite Things and gain her fifth UK Top 10 album of her career. She embarks on a massive UK run, her first tour since the birth of her second child.
3-Oct-21 SWG3 Warehouse
Sams debut single This City is currently sitting on over 500 million worldwide streams and was Top 20 in the UK for 11 weeks. The track has gone double platinum in Australia, platinum in the UK and Gold in the US, New Zealand and Switzerland. Australian born Sam Fischer first introduced himself with his Not A Hobby EP and has garnered incredible attention through his soulful voice and heartfelt lyrics. Touring North America with his friend Lewis Capaldi, he wowed crowds with his buoyant personality and pure love and talent for song-writing.
7-Oct-21 St Lukes
Black Honey will be hitting the road this Autumn touring their second album, Written & Directed. On the release Black Honey are still the bad-ass, truly original band they have always been, however have graduated from the intriguingly anomalous newcomers to becoming one of UK indies most singular outfits. Theyve travelled the world and released a Top 40 album; graced the cover of the NME and become the faces and soundtrack of Roberto Cavallis Milan Fashion Week show; smashed Glastonbury and supported Queens of the Stone Age, all without compromising a shred of the wild, wicked vision they first set out with.
Sea Girls, one of the most exciting guitar bands to have emerged in recent times,are the torchbearers for the next wave. Delivering sing-along anthems for the masses, the bands journey is well and truly on its way. Renowned for their raucous, sweat-drenched live shows, the band tour the UK this album and will also play 4th from headliners Catfish and The Bottlemen, Sam Fender and Aitch on the main stage of Reading (Friday) & Leeds (Saturday) Festivals later this month.
9-Oct-21 Barrowland supporting Sea Girls
Rising anti-pop star Baby Queen will tour the UK with Sea Girls. The 23-year-old South Africa-born, London-based artist (real name Bella Latham) arrived in the pop sphere barely a year ago but has already carved her name deep into its fabric with her crooked sceptre. Since her first release Internet Religion last summer she has dropped a steady slew of singles that place her at the forefront of a musical movement.
The band are touring this autumn in celebration of their debut album It Wont Always Be Like This hitting the #1 spot, and in turn becoming the first Irish band in 13 years to achieve the feat. The world is a different place to when singer and guitarist Eli Hewson, bassist Robert Keating, guitarist Josh Jenkinson and drummer Ryan McMahon formed the band as teenagers in Dublin seeking to emulate the big-thinking, big-chorused indie-rock bands they worshipped with some uplifting anthems of their own. The band have earned a diehard fanbase – on their last tour, they sold over 10,000 tickets and played to sold-out crowds across Europe. Their tracks have been streamed over 50 million times globally.
29-Oct-21 Poetry Club
Mimi Webb projects a voice as magnetic, massive, and magical as her personality. As "the girl next door" with a hell of vocal range, shes quick to laugh, will let you know precisely whats on her mind, and isnt afraid to be heard. Originally hailing from Canterbury, the pop singer and songwriter turns up the volume on every emotion with skyscraping runs and open-heart honesty. The tour is fresh off the back of the huge success of single Good Without which has gone silver and seen her notch up 10 weeks in the UK Top 20 (including two in the Top 10).
Also coming in October...
⭐️ Becky Hill 3-Oct-21 O2 Academy
With an irrefutable aptitude for writing chart smashing pop songs and a reputation as a pioneer in the electronic music scene, Becky Hill is one of Britains most in-demand musical exports of the moment. Having written and performed on thirteen singles which charted in the top 40 of the UK Official Singles Chart, (including two top 10 singles, one number 1 and nine platinum records), Becky has now amassed over 2 billion streams on Spotify alone, and 1 billion streams in the UK.
⭐️ An Evening With Michael Bisping: Tales From The Octagon 10-Oct-21 O2 Academy
MICHAEL BISPING, UFC Hall of Fame fighter and former Middleweight Champion, is coming home to the UK this October to give his supporters the opportunity to hear his incredible story in his own words.
⭐️ Fun Lovin Criminals 16-Oct-21 Barrowland
Fun Lovin Criminals are a band from New York City. Their musical style is eclectic, covering styles such as hip hop, rock, blues, jazz, R&B, punk, and funk. They are best known for their hit "Scooby Snacks", which features samples from films by Quentin Tarantino, and the song "Love Unlimited", which recalls Barry Whites backing vocal group.
⭐️ RagnBone Man 25-Oct-21 O2 Academy
Following a year that has included soaring to the top of the UK album chart on release in
May and holding a Top 10 position for 7 weeks, as well as hair-raising performances at the
BRIT Awards and Olympics Homecoming Concert, RagnBone Man tours the UK this autumn.
Later this year...
Holly Humberstone 2-Nov-21 King Tuts Wah Wah Hut
Enter Shikari 3-Nov-21 QMU
Enter Shikari 4-Nov-21 QMU
Self Esteem 7-Nov-21 Audio
Easy Life 9-Nov-21 Barrowland Ballroom
Drug Store Romeos 13-Nov-21 Stag & Dagger Festival
Young Knives 20-Nov-21 Stereo
Kawala 25-Nov-21 King Tuts
Paul Weller 29-Nov-21 Barrowland
Versatile 7-Dec-21 Classic Grand
Nathan Evans 12-Dec-21 King Tuts
Nathan Evans 14-Dec-21 King Tuts
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