Fresh from selling out her entire US tour in just a few short minutes & conquering Australia earlier this year leaving a shiny trail of glitter & sweat behind in her wake, global pop sensation KE$HA has announced she will bring her ‘Get Sleazy’ World Tour to the UK/Europe this Summer for a series of explosive headline & festival shows throughout June/July.
In the UK, KE$HA will play a series of headline concerts in London, Birmingham & Manchester alongside two appearances at the legendary Glastonbury festival & her first ever performance in Scotland on the Main Stage at T-in The Park. These dates follow on from her triumphant sold out performance at Shepherd’s Bush Empire last December during her first ever European tour. She will also appear at Werchter in Belgium & at the PiP festival in Stockholm.
Tickets for the headline shows go on general sale at 9am Friday 8th April priced at £25.00 LONDON / £22.50 REGIONALLY (subject to a booking fee) and will be available from www.livenation.co.uk.
Members of The Family, Ke$ha’s new official fan club, will have access to presale tickets and upgraded memberships with Meet & Greets. For more information about becoming a member of The Family visit www.keshasfamily.com.
Says Ke$ha, “Europe!!!!!! UK!!!!!! Are you ready for the sleaziest summer ever? I am so excited to bring my Get $leazy tour to you. It has been a longtime dream of mine to play these epic festivals. I can’t wait to be there and party with the English and European members of my cult of rabid misfits, The Family. Join us!!! myfansruleharderthananyoneselsesfansinthewholeworld!!!”
European dates are as follows:
June 23 & 24 Glastonbury Festival, UK
July 1 Rock Werchter Festival, Belgium
July 3 Birmingham Academy, UK
July 6 PIP Festival, Sweden
July 9 T in the Park Festival, Scotland
July 11 Manchester Apollo, UK
July 13 London Hammersmith Apollo, UK
Ke$ha releases her dynamic new dancefloor anthem ‘Blow’, which is already tearing up the airwaves all over the world on April 18th in the UK. Taken from her deluxe album ‘Animal+Cannibal’, which features all her spectacular singles to date.
Kings of Leon announce huge outdoor events in 2011. Kings of Leon have announced details of a series of huge headline outdoor shows for 2011 that will see one of the country’s most adored bands perform in five UK cities this summer, including a return to London’s Hyde Park ‘ the scene of last year’s triumphant headline performance to 65,000 fans. Tickets for the shows in Coventry, Sunderland, Manchester, London & Edinburgh go on sale on Wednesday 3rd of November at 9am. Their highly acclaimed fifth album ‘Come Around Sundown’ became their third consecutive album to debut at #1 when it topped the UK album charts last week on release, claiming both the biggest week one sales of the year & the biggest ever first week digital sales along the way. Like last years Hyde Park show, their forthcoming brace of December arena shows sold out in seconds and these new shows are set to be one of the highlights of next year’s live calendar. The dates are as follows:
Kings of Leon: Summer 2011
May 30th Coventry Ricoh Arena
June 17th Sunderland Stadium of Light
June 19th Manchester Lancashire County Cricket Ground
June 22nd London Hyde Park
June 26th Edinburgh Murrayfield Stadium
A Live Nation, SJM, and DF arrangement with Sound and Vision Artist Agency present
Tickets on sale: Wednesday 3rd of November at 9am all tickets subject to booking fee
‘Come Around Sundown’ is out now on Columbia Records. The single ‘Pyro’ is released on December
The Charlatans new album playback at Topman stores. Boasting a career that’s already spanned two decades alternative indie-rock band, The Charlatans are back with a new album – Who We Touch. Ahead of the official release date, on Friday 3rd September at 1pm Topman stores in London and Manchester will be amongst the first to play their 11th album in its full glory. Taking the exclusive playback home to the bands’ roots in the North West, The Charlatans fans in Manchester are in for a treat as the legends new tunes blast out amongst the latest fashion trends! Head to – Manchester Market Street, Manchester Arndale or Manchester Trafford Centre and not forgetting London, Topman Oxford Circus will be turning up the volume. Due for release on 6th September, Who We Touch was produced by Youth and features 11 tracks of what is surely the bands boldest music to date radically broadening, in places, their aesthetic remit. It is; says vocalist Tim Burgess, ‘a soulful voyage’. Tim Burgess will be joining forces with Topman later this year for a very special Topman CTRL gig. Check out click here for details and to see all the latest from September’s Controller Rob da Bank’s Bestival. Topman stores playback The Charlatans new album – ‘Who We Touch’. Friday 3rd September, 1pm
Green Day have announced details of two stadium shows at Wembley and Manchester Lancashire County Cricket Ground in summer 2010. After a quick photocall on the pitch yesterday (November 1) the punk pop trio confirmed their first UK stadium gigs since their famous two-night stand at Milton Keynes National Bowl in 2005 that were later documented in their live album ‘Bullet In A Bible’. Continue reading →
Shed Seven back on the road. The five piece band, who enjoyed a run of fifteen consecutive Top 40 hits from 1994 to 2003, including the anthems Going For Gold and Chasing Rainbows, will embark on an 18 date UK tour in December. Frontman Rick Witter said: ‘The reaction to our reunion tour of 2007 was amazing and after a couple of memorable festival appearances Continue reading →
We Fell To Earth have been announced as the support act for both The Big Pink’s UK tour and AIR’s European tour. Their new single ‘Deaf’ will be released 16th November on In Stereo records. Perhaps the reason We Fell To Earth make such widescreen, spacious and cosmic music is down to where they first met. Wendy Rae Fowler and Richard File initially crossed paths at Rancho de la Luna Studios out in the High Desert of Continue reading →
Tegan and Sara return with the October 26th release of their new album ‘Sainthood’ on Vapor / Sire / Warner Bros. Records. The album follows their acclaimed 2007 album ‘The Con’ that won praise from publications including The Guardian, NME, Observer Music Monthly and Time Out. The duo will follow the album’s release with three UK dates in November. Tegan and Sara recorded ‘Sainthood’ at Sound City, Los Angeles and Seattle’s Two Sticks. Production was handled by Death Cab For Cutie’s Chris Walla with Howard Redekopp and Dave Sardy (Oasis, The Ting Tings) on mixing duties. ‘Sainthood’ addresses secular Continue reading →
Codeine Velvet Club is a new musical collaboration featuring Jon Lawler – lead singer and chief songwriter of The Fratellis – and singer-songwriter Lou Hickey, that celebrates their shared love of ’60s girl-boy duets, dramatic orchestral pop, and dark post-war Hollywood and Las Vegas romanticism. ‘Soaring strings, biting brass, sweet as sugar guitar licks and a healthy dose of noir drama, Add the kind of retro glamour that conjures up late nights in Vegas or Continue reading →
Following the release of their lauded 2009 single ‘Not So Pretty’ and fresh from the summer festival circuit playing the BBC Introducing Stage at Glastonbury, V Festival and the Isle of Wight Festival, Harrow based Rogues return this November with a four track EP entitled ‘Widows’. Hailing from North West London, Rogues are brothers Pearse MacIntyre (guitar/vocals), John Continue reading →
Arctic Monkeys release ‘Cornerstone’, the second single from their recent, number 1 album ‘Humbug’ on Monday the 16th of November 2009. After the great success of the ‘Crying Lightning’ Oxfam collaboration, we are pleased to announce that we will be joining forces once again with Oxfam on this release. More news to follow soon. ‘Cornerstone’ will be available on 7′ (RUG349), 10′ (RUG349T) and digital download (RUG349D). The single will be backed with Continue reading →
Los Campesinos! are pleased to announce the release of the first single from their forthcoming album – scheduled for early 2010 release. The new single ‘There Are Listed Buildings’ will be released on one-sided 7′ heavy vinyl and will initially be on sale exclusively on the October tour, before becoming available in limited quantities in stores afterwards. The artwork for the new single can also be viewed Continue reading →
Taking the unlikely templates of 50s surf-rock and Factory Records as inspiration, The Drums release limited edition debut 7′ single ‘Let’s Go Surfing’ on September 28th, which precedes the brilliant EP ‘Summertime!’ out on October 12th, both will be released through Moshi Moshi Records (Florence & The Continue reading →