This Week’s New Releases: Self Esteem, Lana Del Rey And Elton John

This week is chock full of amazing new music. Self Esteem has put out her highly anticipated second album, Lana Del Rey has released her second record of the year, and Elton John has dropped his guest-heavy lockdown LP. Dive in below.

Angel Dust – ‘YAK: A Collection Of Truck Songs’ (Roadrunner)

Biffy Clyro – ‘The Myth Of Happily Ever After’ (14th Floor)

Brett Young – ‘The Christmas Classics’ (Big Machine)

Clinic – ‘Fantasy Island’ (Domino)

Dave Hause – ‘Blood Harmony’ (Soundly)

Death Blooms – ‘Life Is Pain’ (Adventure Cat)

Don Broco – ‘Amazing Things’ (Sharptone)

Dream Theater – ‘A View From The Top Of The World’ (InsideOut)

Duran Duran – ‘Future Past’ (BMG)

Elton John – ‘Lockdown Sessions’ (EMI)

Every Time I Die – ‘Radical’ (Epitaph)

Jarvis Cocker – ‘Chansons D’ennui Tip-Top’ (ABKCO)

JPEGMAFIA – ‘LP!’ (EQT/Republic)

Johnny Cash – ‘Bears Sonic Journals: Live At The Carousel Ballroom’  (Sony)

Joni Mitchell – ‘Archives Vol 2, The Reprise Years’ (Rhino)

Keg – ‘Assembly’ (BMG)

Lana Del Rey – ‘Blue Banisters’ (Polydor)

Mimi Webb – ‘Seven Shades Of Heartbreak’ (Epic/Sony)

My Morning Jacket – ‘My Morning Jacket’ (ATO)

Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds – ‘B-Sides & Rarities Part II’ (Mute)

Parquet Courts – ‘Sympathy For Life’ (Rough Trade)

Polo – ‘A Place Between States’ (Polo)

The Pineapple Thief – ‘Nothing But The Truth’ (Kscope)

Quantic and Nidia Gongora – ‘Almas Conectadas’ (Thru Thoughts)

Self Esteem – ‘Prioritize Pleasure’ (Universal)

Skinny Lister – ‘A Matter Of Life & Love’ (Xtra Mile Recordings)

Sonny Fodera – ‘Wide Awake’ (Solotoko)

The Surfing Magazines – ‘Badgers Of Wymeswold’ (Moshi Moshi)

The The – ‘Comeback Special’ (earMusic)

Tom Lumley and the Brave Liaison – ‘Everythings Affected’ (Fort)

The War On Drugs – ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ (Atlantic)

WET – ‘Letter Blue’ (Other Exotica/30SF)

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Top Tickets This Week: Madness, Manic Street Preachers, Culture Club, Don Broco, Eagles Of Death Metal, Ashe, The Cadillac Three, Nile Rodgers and CHIC, Mo Gilligan, and more

Madness

The British ska-pop legends will take The Ladykillers Tour across the UK this winter, with arena shows lined up in Dublin, Aberdeen, Glasgow, Sheffield, Bournemouth, Brighton, Liverpool, Leeds, Manchester, Cardiff, Nottingham, Newcastle, Birmingham and London, where they’ll return to the O2 Arena on December 18. Special guests on all dates will be Squeeze, with tickets for the shows on general sale at 9.30am on May 21.

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Manic Street Preachers


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Manic Street Preachers will support their newly announce album, ‘The Ultra Vivid Lament’, with an autumn UK tour and a huge London show at the SSE Arena Wembley on December 3. They will be joined by The Anchoress for all dates except London. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on May 21.

They also play two previously announced arena shows in Cardiff this summer alongside UK festival appearances.

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Culture Club

Culture Club will headline Scarborough Open Air Theatre on August 14, following their previously announced Heritage Live concerts. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on May 21.

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Don Broco

The band will support their upcoming album, ‘Amazing Things’, with a UK tour this autumn. The run includes two nights at the O2 Academy Brixton in London on November 5 and 6, with tickets for all dates on general sale at 10am on May 21.

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Eagles Of Death Metal

Eagles Of Death Metal will take The 24th Anniversary Tour to Brighton, Cardiff, Newcastle, Birmingham, Dublin, Belfast, Glasgow, Leeds, London, Nottingham, Manchester and Bristol between November 22 and December 6. Fronted by Jesse Hughes and Queens Of The Stone Age’s Josh Homme, though the latter no longer features as part of their live line up, the California band will be joined on all dates by special guests Bones UK. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on May 21.

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Ashe

Ashe has announced The Fault Line Tour for spring 2022, with stops lined up in Dublin, Manchester, Glasgow, Leeds, Birmingham and London, where she’ll take over the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on May 31. The dates will follow her two previously confirmed sold-out gigs at Lafayette in London this September. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on May 21.

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The Cadillac Three

The Nashville trio will bring their 10th anniversary celebrations to Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, Nottingham, Newcastle, Glasgow, London, Cardiff, Dublin, and Belfast during December. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on May 21.

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Nile Rodgers and CHIC

The funk pioneer and band will perform at Margate’s Dreamland and Cardiff’s Alexandra Head on September 18 and 19, respectively, with tickets for the shows on general sale at 11am on May 21.

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Mo Gilligan

Mo Gilligan has announced a huge show at London’s O2 Arena. Taking place on December 8 and billed as The Black British Takeover, the event will feature a headline set from the comedian following appearances from special guests to be revealed in due course. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on May 21.

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Also announced this week:

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Pre-Sale Tickets: Don Broco Announce Autumn UK Tour In Support Of New Album ‘Amazing Things’

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The band will support their upcoming album, ‘Amazing Things’, with a UK tour this autumn. The trek will conclude with two nights at the O2 Academy Brixton in London on November 5 and 6. Pre-sale opens at 9am on May 20, prior to general sale at 10am on May 21.

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Nicki Minaj And Future, Shawn Mendes, Ben Howard, Interpol, Cypress Hill, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Black Stone Cherry, Don Broco, You Me At Six, Parkway Drive, Interpol and more…

NICKI MINAJ and FUTURE

Nicki Minaj and Future have announced their NICKIHNDRXX tour, with shows confirmed at London’s O2 Arena on March 11, Birmingham Arena, Dublin’s 3Arena, and the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, before winding up at the Manchester Arena on March 18. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on June 15.

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SHAWN MENDES

Shawn Mendes, who recently released his self-titled third LP, will play a third show at London’s O2 Arena on April 19. Tickets are on sale at 10am on June 15.

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BEN HOWARD

The singer-songwriter, who recently released ‘Noonday Dream’, will call at Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena on December 8 before playing two nights apiece at Manchester’s O2 Apollo and then London’s O2 Academy Brixton in the new year. Tickets are on sale at 9am on June 15.

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INTERPOL

Following last week’s announcement of their new album, ‘Marauder’, which is out on August 24 via Matador Records, the band have confirmed stops at London’s Royal Albert Hall on November 14, Manchester’s O2 Apollo on November 16 and Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on November 18 plus shows on the continent. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on June 15.

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CYPRESS HILL

The rap legends will bring their Elephants on Acid run to Manchester, Leeds, Glasgow, Birmingham and London during November and December. Tickets are on sale at 9am on June 15.

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5 SECONDS OF SUMMER

The pop-rock quartet, who are set to release ‘Youngblood’ on June 22, will bring their Meet You There tour to the O2 Academy Glasgow, Manchester’s O2 Apollo, O2 Academy Brixton in London, O2 Academy Birmingham and O2 Academy Sheffield between October 23 and November 2. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on June 15.

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BLACK STONE CHERRY

The Kentucky band, who released ‘Family Tree‘ in April, will be joined by the Cadillac Three and Monster Truck at arenas in Cardiff, Newcastle, Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds and London, where they will play the SSE Arena Wembley, between December 6 and 14. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on June 15 (Photo: Harry Reese).

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DON BROCO

The band, who released ‘Technology’ earlier this year, will be joined by Neck Deep and Issues at Manchester’s Victoria Warehouse for two nights before heading to Plymouth Pavilions, Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena, Usher Hall in Edinburgh and Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena. They will finish the run with their biggest London show to date at the SSE Arena Wembley on February 9. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on June 15.

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YOU ME AT SIX

You Me At Six will be joined by Marmozets and the Xcerts at shows in Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow, London and Cardiff between November 22 and December 1. Tickets go on general sale at 9.30am on June 15.

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PARKWAY DRIVE

The Australian metallers, who recently put out ‘Reverence’ and played Download last weekend, will play huge shows in Manchester, Nottingham and Cardiff before taking over London’s Alexandra Palace. Tickets are on sale at 10am on June 15.

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Also announced this week

Corrosion of Conformity, Orange Goblin, Zeal & Ardor, Less Than Jake, CKY, Reel Big Fish, Soulfly, Kreator, Dimmu Borgir, Fields of Nephilim, Bury Tomorrow, Lykke Li, Maribou State, Sunset Sons, Daughtry, Bad Sounds, Boston Manor, Greta Van Fleet, Diversity, Courtney Marie Andrews, Collabro, Seth Lakeman, A, TesseracT, Vennart, Ady Suleiman, The Blinders, Halo Maud, Gaz Coombes, Lee Scratch Perry, We Are Scientists, With Confidence, Why Don’t We, David Byrne, Yung Lean, Morgan James, Talos, Voivod, Jess Williamson, The Pineapple Thief, Therapy?, Led Zeppelin Masters, Stick To Your Guns, Fizzy Bloody, No Hot Ashes, Jeff Rosenstock, Estrons, Muncie Girls, Menace Beach, Hellions, The Bluetones, Husky Loops, Flasher and more.

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Pre-Sale Tickets: Testament, Don Broco And Trevor Noah

TESTAMENT

Testament, who appeared at Bloodstock this summer, will bring their Brotherhood of the Snake tour to Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham, Dublin Glasgow and London between March 29 and April 4, with Vader and Annihilator set to support. The tour shares its name with the Bay Arena thrashers’ latest album, which arrived last October through Nuclear Blast.

Pre-Sale tickets go on sale at 10am on November 2, prior to general sale at 10am on November 3, priced £20.00/£23.50 plus booking fees.

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DON BROCO

Don Broco will accompany the release of their new album, ‘Technology’, with shows in Portsmouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Norwich, Nottingham, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle, Aberdeen and Glasgow in February.

Pre-sale tickets go on sale at 10am on November 2, prior to general sale at 10am on November 3.

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TREVOR NOAH

The US comedian and host of The Daily Show will perform his first ever show at the O2 Arena in London on May 19, as part of his new End of Days tour.

Pre-sale tickets go on sale at 10am on November 2, prior to general sale at 10am on November 3.

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Top Tours This Week!!

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Jake Bugg

With ‘On My One’ set to arrive on June 17, the singer-songwriter will call in Manchester, Glasgow, Birmingham, Leeds, Newcastle, London and Dublin between October 18 and November 5.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on May 13, priced at £25.00/£26.00 plus fees.


Goo Goo Dolls

Goo Goo Dolls, consisting of singer John Rzeznik and bassist Robby Takac, will call in Norwich, Leeds, Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham and London between October 8 and 14, their first UK visit since 2013.
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Tickets go on sale at 10am on May 13, priced from £27.50 (£29.50 for London), plus fees.


Birdy

Birdy, who released ‘Beautiful Lies’ in March, will kick off the new trek at London’s Eventim Apollo on October 20, before heading to Southampton, Birmingham, Dublin, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Gateshead, York, Manchester, finishing up at the O2 Academy Bristol on November 4.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on May 13, priced at £24.00/£27.00 plus fees.


Gary Numan

The electronica pioneer will head out for a run of Classic Album shows, with stops planned in Sheffield, Liverpool, Coventry, Newcastle, Glasgow, Nottingham, Oxford, Norwich, Portsmouth and Bristol between September 15 and 25.
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Tickets go on sale at 9am on May 13, with prices starting from £29.50, plus fees.


Don Broco

Don Broco will tour their first two albums across the UK this summer. The band are set to play two nights in each venue, performing their 2012 debut ‘Priorities’ on the first and their 2015 sophomore album ‘Automatic’ on the second, with stops planned in Manchester, Glasgow, Newcastle, Birmingham, Leeds, Bedford, London, Southampton, Norwich and Bristol between July 24 and August 16.
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Tickets are on sale at 10am on May 13, priced from £20.00 plus fees.


UB40

The legendary British reggae band will follow up various summer dates with a month long run of shows kicking off on September 30 at the O2 Academy Leeds.
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Tickets are on general sale at 10am on May 13, priced from £28.50/£30.00/£34.00 plus fees


ABC

Martin Fry and band will return with the Southbank Sinfonia Orchestra for further shows based on music from their ‘The Lexicon Of Love’ albums, with stops planned at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall, Newcastle City Hall, Birmingham Symphony Hall, London’s Royal Festival Hall, Brighton Dome, Bournemouth’s Pavilion Theatre, Sheffield City Hall and Colston Hall in Bristol between October 21 and 30.
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Tickets are on sale at 10am on May 13, priced between £35.00 and £46.50 plus fees.


Gabrielle

The R&B and soul singer-songwriter will head to Glasgow, Birmingham, Warrington, Southend, London, Bournemouth and Guildford between October 31 and November 8.
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Tickets go on sale at 10am on May 13, priced at £25.00/£35.00 plus fees.


David Gray

David Gray will perform as part of the Greenwich Music Time series at London’s Royal Naval College on July 8.
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Tickets go on sale at 9am on May 13, priced at £39.50 plus fees.


Also announced this week, so far

James Blake, White Denim, Kreator, Eleanor Friedberger, Milburn, Futuristic, Alan Cumming, Noah Guthrie, Dance Gavin Dance, Machine Gun Kelly, Less Than Jake, Skepta, JMSN, Bunny Wailer, Apocalyptica, Into It Over It, Nao, Blue Oyster Cult, Mura Masa, Laura Marling, The Low Anthem, KT Tunstall, The Struts, Dead Kennedys, Motion City Soundtrack, Epica, Khruangbin, Basement, Estrons, Dua Lipa, AREA 11, Akercocke, IAMX, FM, Muncie Girls and many more!

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Bruce Springsteen Returns To #1 On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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You can’t keep The Boss down for long, that much is clear as we see Bruce Springsteen back at #1 on Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart, closely followed by ColdplayAdeleKasabian and Beyonce, who have all held top spot in recent weeks.

Meanwhile, Stevie Wonder has risen from #9 to #6, but the Summertime Ball is not having as much good luck, having dropped all the way from #2 to #7. However, AC/DC are climbing their way back into the top 10, going from last but one last week to #8 this week. Could they be heading for that #1 spot again? We’ll see!

Over the next week I think it’s fair to say there’s something for everyone, with tickets going on sale for Jake BuggBirdyGoo Goo DollsDon Broco and Gary Numan, among others. Reckon they’ve got what it takes to boot The Boss off the top spot? Check back in with us next week to find out.

1. Bruce Springsteen
2. Coldplay
3. Adele
4. Kasabian
5. Beyonce
6. Stevie Wonder
7. Summertime Ball
8. AC/DC
9. Wladimir Klitschko vs Tyson Fury
10. Rod Stewart
11. Justin Bieber
12. Lionel Richie
13. Bryan Adams
14. Catherine Tate
15. The Stone Roses
16. David Gilmour
17. The Next Step
18. The Who
19. Rob Zombie
20. Travis Scott

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

1. Jake Bugg

2. Birdy

3. Goo Goo Dolls

4. Don Broco

5. Gary Numan

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Foals, Sleeping With Sirens And Don Broco

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FOALS

Foals have lined up a new tour in November.  The Oxford quintet will follow up the August 28 release of their new album, ‘What Went Down’, with shows in Nottingham, Liverpool, Norwich, Cardiff, Aberdeen, Newcastle, Southampton, Margate, Bristol and Cambridge, between November 5 and 16. Tickets go on sale at 9am tomorrow, priced from £25.00 plus fees.

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SLEEPING WITH SIRENS

Sleeping With Sirens will tour the UK next spring. The band, who put out ‘Madness’ in March, will kick off in Bristol on February 29, before hitting Nottingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham and the Roundhouse in London. Tickets on sale at 10am tomorrow, priced from £18.50 plus fees.

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DON BROCO

Don Broco have announced a full UK tour ahead of their O2 Academy Brixton date in December. The Bedford quartet will visit Cardiff, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Leeds, Exeter, Nottingham, Manchester and Wolverhampton between December 3 and December 12. They wind up in Brixton on December 13. Tickets for the new shows go on sale at 10am tomorrow, priced at £15.00 plus fees.

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Top Tours This Week!!

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Foals

The Oxford quintet will call in Nottingham, Liverpool, Norwich, Cardiff, Aberdeen, Newcastle, Southampton, Margate, Bristol and Cambridge, between November 5 and 16.
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Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday, priced from £25.00 plus fees.


Don Broco

The Bedford four-piece will call in Cardiff, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Leeds, Exeter, Nottingham, Manchester and Wolverhampton between December 3 and December 12. They finish things up at London’s O2 Academy Brixton on December 13.
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Tickets for the new shows go on sale at 10am on Friday, priced at £15.00 plus fees.


Sleeping With Sirens

Sleeping With Sirens will tour the UK next spring, kicking off in Bristol on February 29, before calling in Nottingham, Glasgow, Manchester and Birmingham before a date at the Roundhouse in London.
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Tickets go on sale at 10am on Friday, priced from £18.50 plus fees.


Escape The Fate

The Las Vegas post-hardcore outfit, who release ‘Hate Me’ on October 30, will call in Manchester, Glasgow and Nottingham in January and the Electric Ballroom in London on February 16.
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Tickets go on general sale at 9am on Friday, priced at £14.00 (£15.00 in London), plus fees.


Brantley Gilbert

The country-rock singer-songwriter, who put out ‘Just As I Am’ in May, will hit Glasgow’s Oran Mor, Manchester Academy 2, Birmingham Institute and the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire in London, between November 17 and 20.
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Tickets on sale at 9am on Friday, priced at £16.00 (£18.50 in London), plus fees.


Arenacross Championships

The Arenacross Championships return to the UK with arena shows in Manchester, Glasgow, Belfast, Birmingham, Newcastle and Sheffield., ahead of the competition’s grand finale at the SSE Arena Wembley in London on February 27.
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Tickets are on general sale at 9am on Friday.


Kodaline

Kodaline visit O2 Academies in Birmingham and Glasgow, Cardiff University, Manchester’s O2 Apollo, Belfast’s Waterfront, Killarney’s INEC and Dublin’s 3Arena, before concluding with two nights at the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire in London on December 14 and 15.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on August 28, priced from £18.50 plus fees.


Also announced this week, so far

Kelly Clarkson, Dan Andriano, Deerhunter, The Album Leaf, Helloween, The Album Leaf, Monarchy, Bring Me The Horizon, Queen Kwong, The Fratellis, Only The Young, The Sherlocks, Tori Kelly, Jaguar Skills, Cheatahs, Hacktivist, Other Lives, Sheer Mag, The Garden, Alabama 3, Beach Slang, Stray From The Path, The Computers, The Woodentops, High On Fire, Mates Of State, Raglans and many more!

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Years & Years Shoot To The Top Of Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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 Years and Years have knocked Faithless off the top of Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart and are sitting pretty at #1. Meanwhile, Michael McIntyre has crept up from #9 to #2, followed by Edinburgh Military Tattoo at #3 who have climbed five places since last week.
We also have some new names in the chart this week. Say hello to Jess Glynne and Will Young, who have entered the chart at #10 and #14, respectively.
As always, this week we wave goodbye to a number of acts from the top 20, including Kelly ClarksonJohn Newman, Calvin Harris ( Tennents Vital and Glasgow Summer Sessions), Little MixMaroon 5 and Stormzy.
18. U2
On sale next week – can they break the top 20?

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