Bobby Conn announces UK tour dates

Those of you familiar with the beautiful world of Bobby Conn will be stoked to know that he will be touring three dates in the UK in June.

The Chicago legend famous for his quirky musical skills and legendary album Rise Up! is heading our way to play tracks from his latest album Macaroni that was released last year and out now on Fire Records. As usual he will be on the road with his wife and musical partner Monica Boubou regular band The Burglars and playing Cardiff’s Clwb Ifor Bach, Liverpool’s Krunk Fiesta and London’s Lexington venue. Have a free download below.

20.06.2013 UK CARDIFF CLWB IFOR BACH
22.06.2013 UK LIVERPOOL KRUNK FIESTA
23.06.2013 UK LONDON THE LEXINGTON

Gruff Rhys announces UK tour

Gruff Rhys has announced a UK tour for February 2011.

The Super Furries frontman will be supported by Y Niwl, a Welsh “instrumental surf rock” quartet who will also be backing Gruff during his set. The tour will showcase his new album, Hotel Shampoo, which is out on February 14th.

The full dates are:

Mon, 14th Feb – Memorial Hall, Sheffield
Tue, 15th Feb – Oran Mor, Glasgow
Thu, 17th Feb – St Phillips, Manchester
Fri, 18th Feb – The Kazimier, Liverpool
Sat, 19th Feb – St Paul’s Church, Cambridge
Sun, 20th Feb – Arts Centre, Norwich
Mon, 21st Feb – Glee Club, Nottingham
Tue, 22nd Feb – Cadogan Hall, London
Fri, 25th Feb – Palace Theatre, Bridport
Sat, 26th Feb – St Georges Church, Brighton
Sun, 27th Feb – Glee Club, Birmingham
Mon, 28th Feb – St Georges Hall, Bristol

The Specials announce UK dates

The Specials have announced some UK dates amongst a larger European tour in 2011.

The influential 2-tone act from Coventry will play the following dates:

September

11th – Civic Hall, Wolverhampton
12th – Civic Hall, Wolverhampton
14th – Apollo, Manchester
16th – Arena, Hull
18th – SECC, Glasgow
21st – Arena, Nottingham
23rd – Pavilion, Plymouth
24th – Centaur, Cheltenham
25th – Centre, Brighton
27th – International Centre, Bournemouth
28th – International Arena, Cardiff
29th – Ricoh Arena, Coventry

November

3rd – Alexandra Palace, London