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The Script Announce Scottish Tour Dates

Following their latest LP, “Freedom Child” hitting the UK Top Spot this weekend, The Script have announced plans to play TWO Scottish dates next year.

Fronted by Danny O’Donoghue, the trio are scheduled to play Glasgow’s SSE Hydro on Friday 16th February 2018 and Aberdeen’s AECC BHGE Arena on Saturday 17th February 2018.

The Script released fifth studio effort, “Freedom Child” earlier this month; it was preceeded by lead single, “Rain” and follows previous LPs “No Sound Without Silence” released in 2014, 2012’s “#3” which included their collaboration with Will.i.am, 2010’s “Science & Faith” and their 2008 self-titled debut.

Tickets go on-sale for Scottish (and other dates) this Friday 15th September 2017 at 9.30am.

A Gig A Day : 04/09/2017

Tuesday (5th September 2017) : Tom McRae @ King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut

English singer/songwriter, Tom McRae will be at Glasgow’s legendary King Tut’s this week; he released his latest LP, “Did I Sleep And Miss The Border?” in 2015, his seventh LP since his 2000 self-titled debut offering. Support comes from Lowri Evans.

Wednesday (6th September 2017) : Westerman @ The Hug & Pint

Glasgow’s Hug & Pint plays host to London based singer/songwriter, Westerman this Wednesday. The musician takes influence from Neil Young, John Martyn and Nick Drake and the Glasgow gig is part of his current UK Tour.

Thursday (7th September 2017) : Aaron Lee Tasjan @ King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut

American singer/songwriter, Aaron Lee Tasjan is bringing his folk rock roots to Glasgow’s King Tut’s this week. Tasjan is out in support of his latest LP, “Silver Tears” which was released in 2016.

Friday (8th September 2017) : Chastity Belt @ Broadcast

Glasgow’s Broadcast is playing host to American indie rockers, Chastity Belt on Friday. The all-girl band, from Washington, have released three studio LPs to date; their 2013 debut, “No Regerts”, 2015’s “Time To Go Home” and their latest offering, “I Used To Spend So Much Time Alone”.

Saturday (9th September 2017) : Girlpool @ Stereo

LA-based punk rockers, Girlpool are at Glasgow’s Stereo this weekend. The duo, Cleo Tucker and Harmony Tividad, are out in support of their second studio effort, “Powerplant” in May of this year.

Sunday (10th September 2017) : The Buttertones @ The Hug & Pint

Glasgow’s Hug & Pint are scheduled to host live music from The Buttertones this weekend. The alt-rockers formed in 2011 and hail from Los Angeles; they released their third LP, “Gravedigging” in March of this year, it follows 2015’s “American Brunch” and their 2013 self-titled debut.

Monday (11th September 2017) : The Rails @ King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut

London-based folk rock band, The Rails are scheduled to play King Tut’s this coming Monday. The band, who consist of husband and wife, James Walbourne and Kami Thompson, formed in 2013 and released their debut offering, “Fair Warning” in 2014.

 

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Goldfrapp Announce UK Tour

Electro-pop duo, Goldfrapp have announced a string of UK Tour Dates for later this year.

Goldfrapp, aka Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory, will be out in support of their seventh studio LP, “Silver Eye” which was released in March of this year.

It’ll be a Happy Halloween for Glaswegian fans at the tour kicks off at the city’s 02 Academy on Tuesday 31st October 2017, before stopping off for shows at Leeds 02 Academy (1st November), Manchester Academy (3rd), Leicester’s De Montfort Hall (4th), Birmingham’s 02 Institute (6th), Brighton’s Dome (7th), Bristol’s 02 Academy (9th) before concluding at London’s 02 Academy Brixton (10th).

Tickets go on general sale on Friday 21st July 2017 at 9am

To celebrate the tour news, Alison Goldfrapp will be answering questions on Facebook Live on Wednesday 19th July 2017 at 7.30pm (BST). Tweet or post questions to Facebook using the hashtag #AskGoldfrapp

Gutter Gig Guide : 26/06/2017

Gigs This Week

The Wombats are at Glasgow’s 02 Academy on Tuesday (27th June 2017). The trio, who formed in Liverpool in 2003, are best known for their signature track, “Let’s Dance To Joy Division”. They have released three studio albums since 2007, the latest being 2015’s “Glitterbug”.

British born actor, Kiefer Sutherland is showcasing his musical talent at Glasgow’s 02 ABC on Tuesday (27th June 2017). Sutherland is best known for his roles in “The Lost Boys”, “Flatliners” and “Phone Booth”, but is out in support of his debut LP, “Down In A Hole” which dropped last year. Support comes from Sounds Of The Siren.

Nashville’s own, American Young are scheduled to play Glasgow’s King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut on Wednesday (28th June 2017). The country duo are Kristy Osmunson and Jon Stone who released their self-titled debut LP in August 2016. Support comes from Lynnie Carson.

Glasgow’s Art School play host to Texas rockers, Spoon on Wednesday (28th June 2017). The band, who formed in 1993, released their ninth studio effort, “Hot Thoughts” in March of this year. Support comes from Adam Buxton.

New York City duo, 75 Dollar Bill are scheduled to play Glasgow’s Hug & Pint on Thursday (29th June 2017). The pair, Chen Chen and Rick Browns are out in support of their second studio effort, Wood/Metal/Plastic/Pattern/Rhythm/Rock” which was released last year.

Hip hop royalty, The Sugarhill Gang are scheduled to play Glasgow’s St Luke’s on Friday (30th June 2017). The band, who originally formed in 1979, are best known for their hit single, “Rapper’s Delight”; they have released five studio LPs to date, the most recent being 1999’s “Jump On It!”.

Glasgow’s 02 Academy plays to host to The Jacksons as part of their 50th Anniversary Tour on Sunday (2nd July 2017). The band that made a superstar of the late Michael Jackson are expected to play some of their biggest hits including, “ABC”, “I Want You Back”, “I’ll Be There” and many, many more.

 

 

 

Glasgow Gig Guide : 19/06/2017

Gigs This Week

Singer/songwriter, Beth Rowley is at Glasgow’s King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut on Wednesday (21st June 2017). Rowley, who was born in Peru, released her debut studio effort, “Little Dreamer” in May 2008.

Aussie-born art rockers, The Red Paintings are scheduled to play Glasgow’s Broadcast on Wednesday (21st June 2017). The band, who formed in 2000, released their second (and latest LP) “The Revolution Is Never Coming” in 2013.

Tennessee’s own Paramore are scheduled to play Edinburgh’s Usher Hall on Thursday (22nd June 2017). The band, fronted by Hayley Williams, are out in support of their fifth studio effort, “After Laughter” which dropped in May of this year and spawned the singles, “Hard Times” and “Told You So”.

Glasgow’s 02 Academy are scheduled to play host to indie rockers, The Maccabees on Friday (23rd June 2017). The band, who formed in 2004, have released four studio LPs to date, the most recent being 2015’s “Marks To Prove It”. Support comes from Matt Maltese.

Mancunian legends The Stone Roses are at Glasgow’s Hampden Park on Saturday (24th June 2017). The band, who formed in 1983, are best known for their signature tracks, “Waterfall”, “Fools Gold” and “I Am The Resurrection”, taken from their iconic self-titled debut, released in 1989. The band dropped brand new tracks, “All For One” and “Beautiful Thing” last year. Support comes from Primal Scream and Steve Mason.

Glasgow’s Broadcast plays host to Natalie Clark on Sunday (25th June 2017). The Scottish singer/songwriter is typically based in Los Angeles appeared on The Voice in The US during the blind auditions with her take on Free’s “All Right Now”.

York-born band, Pauper Kings are scheduled to play Glasgow’s 02 ABC on Sunday (25th June 2017) as part of their current UK Tour. Support comes from Atomic Kitten’s Liz McClarnon and Holloway Road.

Glasgow’s Broadcast play host to Dylan Jakobsen on Monday (26th June 2017).  Jakobsen’s brand of country rock has drawn favourable comparisons to Tom Petty and Bruce Springsteen; his debut LP, “From Where I Began” is available now.

 

 

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