Tour Of The Week: Embrace To Celebrate ‘The Good Will Out’ and ‘Out Of Nothing’ With UK Shows

Embrace have announced two big shows celebrating their seminal albums, ‘The Good Will Out’ and ‘Out of Nothing’. Embrace tickets are on sale now, priced from £37.00 including fees.

The indie giants will perform songs from both albums at the O2 Victoria Warehouse in Manchester on March 6 before heading to Leeds’ First Direct Arena on March 14. They’ll also bring both album’s to London’s Alexandra Palace Theatre for two nights in December.

Featured across the two albums are the singles All You Good Good People, My Weakness Is None of Your Business, Come Back to What You Know, Ashes, and Gravity.

Released in 1998, ‘The Good Will Out’ became one of the fastest selling debut albums by a UK artist, while 2004’s ‘Out of Nothing’ entered the UK charts at number one.

Embrace Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Fri December 06 2019 – LONDON Alexandra Palace Theatre
Sat December 07 2019 – LONDON Alexandra Palace Theatre
Fri March 06 2020 – MANCHESTER O2 Victoria Warehouse
Sat March 14 2020 – LEEDS first direct Arena

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This Week’s Top Tickets: Pixies, Embrace, Blossoms, Ms Lauryn Hill, Maverick Sabre, Machine Gun Kelly, Cher, Louise and more.

Alt-rock pioneers Pixies will tour the UK and Europe this autumn, while legendary British indie band Embrace will celebrate music from ‘The Good Will Out’ and ‘Out of Nothing’ at London’s Alxeandra Palace Theatre on December 6. Stockport band Blossoms, meanwhile, have lined up festival warm up shows in Cardiff, Leicester, Lincoln and Stoke.

Former Eternal vocalist Louise Redknapp will follow the release of ‘Heavy Love’ with a run of dates in spring 2020, while Machine Gun Kelly has confirmed the UK leg of his Hotel Diablo Tour, fresh from portraying drummer Tommy Lee in the Netflix adaption of the Mötley Crüe autobiography, The Dirt. There’s also fresh dates confirmed by Maverick Sabre and former Fugees member Ms Lauryn Hill, who will headline Blackpool’s Livewire Festival in August.

Pixies

The pioneering alt-rock band will play a host of venues, kicking off at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff on September 13 before stops in Plymouth, Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle, Glasgow, Edinburgh, and London, where they’ll play Alexandra Palace. The run also includes two Irish dates in Belfast and Dublin and falls within the same month as the Boston band are due to release their currently untitled seventh studio album. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on April 5, priced from £39.50 (£45 for London) plus fees.

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Embrace

Embrace will celebrate songs from ‘The Good Will Out’ and ‘Out Of Nothing’ at a huge show at Alexandra Palace Theatre in London on December 6. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on April 5, priced £30 plus fees.

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Blossoms

The indie-pop quintet will be joined by Fuzzy Sun and Inhaler in Cardiff, Leicester, Lincoln and Stoke around their previously announced hometown show at Stockport’s Edgeley Park Stadium on June 22. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on April 5, priced £22.50 plus fees.

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Ms Lauryn Hill

Ms. Lauryn Hill will headline this year’s Livewire Festival, topping the bill at Blackpool’s Tower Headland Arena on Saturday August 24. Tickets go on sale at 10am on April 5.

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Maverick Sabre

The singer-songwriter, who released ‘When I Wake Up’ last week, has confirmed shows in Manchester, Glasgow, Sheffield, Cardiff, Birmingham, Bristol and London, where he’ll tackle the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on November 22. Tickets are on sale now, priced £17.50/£20 plus fees.

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Machine Gun Kelly

The rapper and actor, who recently starred in the Netflix adaption of the Mötley Crüe autobiography, The Dirt, will take his Hotel Diablo World Tour to Glasgow, Manchester, Bristol, Birmingham and London in August. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on August 5, priced £27.50/£30 plus fees.

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Cher

Following previously announced shows in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow, Leeds and Dublin, the pop superstar will close the run at the SSE Arena Belfast on November 3. Tickets for the new date go on general sale at 9am on April 5.

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Louise

The former Eternal vocalist will put out ‘Heavy Love’ on October 18 and follow it up with shows next March, calling in Southampton, Cardiff, Bristol, Birmingham, Nottingham, Manchester, Leeds, Glasgow, Newcastle, Cambridge and London. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on April 5, priced £22.50/£25 plus fees.

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Also announced this week:

Perry Farrell, White Lies, Madness, Eric Paslay, 80s Invasion, Amanda Palmer, DJ Yoda, Craig Finn, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Live in Concert, The Comet Is Coming, Carly Rae Jepsen, The Next Step, Rudimental and Little Mix at Fusion Festival, Jon Bellion, Attila, Bombay Bicycle Club, Frank Skinner, The Twilight Sad, Starcrawler, Heart of a Coward, Rico Nasty, Action Bronson, the Divine Comedy, Mushroomhead, Mattiel, Jimmy Carr, Frank Skinner, Hot Chip and moreHead here for a full list and to find your tickets.

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This Week’s Top Tickets: Rod Stewart, The 1975, Kaiser Chiefs, Bryan Ferry, White Lies, Embrace, The Stranglers, UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro And Mickey, Strictly Come Dancing Live and more

Rod Stewart

The legendary singer-songwriter will play outdoor venues in Southampton, York, Milton Keynes, Ipswich, Wolverhampton, Aberdeen and Bolton in May and June next year, as part of world tour supporting upcoming LP, ‘Blood Red Roses’. The dates will mark Stewart’s first UK tour in three years. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on September 21. Head here for pre-sale tickets (photo: Sean Hansford).

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The 1975

The alt-pop quartet will tour the UK and Ireland in January, following up the release of their new album ‘A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships’, which is set to arrive on November 30 via Dirty Hit/Interscope Records. The band have also promised to release another album in May. Tickets are on general sale at 9am on September 21, while Pale Waves and No Rome will open.

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Kaiser Chiefs

The Leeds indie-pop band will support their recently announced seventh studio album, which is expected to come out at the start of the new year, with over 20 live dates in January and February, including a stop at London’s O2 Academy Brixton. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on September 21.

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Bryan Ferry

The former Roxy Music frontman will play London’s Royal Albert Hall on June 17 as part of his 2019 world tour. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on September 21.

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White Lies

White Lies have announced their upcoming ‘Five’ LP and an accompanying UK tour, with shows lined up in Brighton, Bristol, Leeds, Newcastle, Glasgow, Liverpool, Manchester, Nottingham, Edinburgh, Cambridge, London and Birmingham at the beginning of January. Tickets are on sale at 9am on September 21.

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Embrace

The band will celebrate the 21st anniversary of their 1998 debut album, ‘The Good Will Out’, with shows in Aberdeen, Glasgow, Newcastle, Manchester, Sheffield, Bristol, Nottingham, Leamington, Leeds and London, where they’ll perform at the Roundhouse, between March 5 and 16. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on September 21.

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The Stranglers

The legendary British new wave punks will be joined by special guests Dr Feelgood at shows in Scunthorpe, Aberdeen, Dunfermline, Glasgow, Nottingham, Reading, Newcastle, Leeds, Birmingham, Guildford, Southend, Cambridge, Bournemouth, Brighton, Bristol, Manchester and London, where they’ll play the O2 Academy Brixton, between March 5 and 30. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on September 21.

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UB40 featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey

UB40 featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey have added four dates to their A Real Labour of Love 40th anniversary tour, with the reggae legends set to call at Hull’s City Hall on March 27, Manchester’s O2 Apollo on March 31, Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on April 1 and Sheffield City Hall on April 3. General sale begins at 10am on September 21. Head here for pre-sale tickets.

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Strictly Come Dancing – The Live Tour

Choreographed by TV judge Craig Revel Horwood and presented by 2017 series winner Ore Oduba, the tour will return to arenas in Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool, Sheffield, Glasgow, Nottingham and London throughout January and February. Tickets are on sale at 8am on September 21. Head here for pre-sales.

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Also announced this week:

Ed Sheeran, the Dandy Warhols, Amy MacDonald, the Struts, Calum Scott, Kero Kero Bonito, Steve Mason, KT Tunstall, Jordan Mackampa, Hozier, Walter Trout, Paul Smith, Perturbator, Stone Broken, Samantha Harvey, Blood Red Shoes, J Mascis, Jacob Banks, Cloud Nothings, Nervus, Tremonti, Calpurnia, Russell Kane, Omid Djalili, Arenacross and more. Head here for more information and to find your tickets.

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This Week’s New Releases: Florence + The Machine, Drake And Gorillaz

There are some big records out this week! Florence + the Machine have followed up 2015’s ‘How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful’, Drake has put out his highly anticipated fifth album, while Gorillaz have offered up LP #6.

Not quite floating your boat? Head below for more new releases.

Beth Rowley – ‘Gota Fría’ (Stoopnik)

Bruce Dickinson – ‘Scream For Me Sarajevo’ (BMG)

Buffalo Springfield – ‘What’s That Sound? The Complete Albums Collection’ (Rhino)

Bullet For My Valentine – ‘Gravity’ (Spinefarm)

Converge- ‘Beautiful Ruin’ EP (Epitaph)

Drake – ‘Scorpion’ (Republic/Young Money/Cash Money Records)

Embrace – ‘Love Is A Basic Need (Orchestral)’ (Cooking Vinyl)

The Essex Green – ‘Hardly Electronic’ (Merge Records)

Fangclub – ‘True Love’ EP (Vertigo Records)

The Flaming Lips – ‘Seeing The Unseeable: The Complete Studio Recordings Of The Flaming Lips 1986-1990’ (Rhino)

Floex, Tom Hodge and Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra – ‘A Portrait Of John Doe’ (Mercury KX/Decca)

Florence + the Machine – ‘High As Hope’ (Virgin EMI)

Gorillaz – ‘The Now Now’ (Parlophone)

Guns N’Roses – ‘Appetite For Destruction – 31st Anniversary Remastered’ (Geffen)

Jaye Jayle – ‘No Trail and Other Unholy Paths’ (Sargent House)

Jim James – ‘Uniform Distortion’ (ATO)

John Coltrane – ‘Both Directions At Once: The Lost Album’ (Verve)

Let’s Eat Grandma – ‘I’m All Ears’ (Transgressive/PIAS)

The Milk Carton Kids – ‘All The Things That I Did And All The Things That I Didn’t Do’ (Anti/Epitaph)

Protoje – ‘A Matter Of Time’ (Mr Bongo)

Ray Davies – ‘Our Country: Americana Act 2’ (Sony)

The Rubens – ‘Lo La Ru’ (The Rubens)

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This Week’s New Releases: Camp Cope, The Breeders, Andrew W.K. And Rolo Tomassi

This week there is some essential listening to do! Camp Cope have released their sophomore LP, Andrew W.K. has finally returned with the follow up to 2009’s ’55 Cadillac’, the Breeders have offered up their first full-length in a decade and Rolo Tomassi have put out album #5.

If none of that tickles your fancy there’s plenty more to check out below.

Alma – ‘Heavy Rules’ mixtape

Andrew W.K. – ‘You’re Not Alone’ (Red Music/Sony Music)

Anna von Hausswolff – ‘Dead Magic’ (City Slang)

The Breeders – ‘All Nerve’ (4AD)

Camp Cope – ‘How To Socialise & Make Friends’ (Run For Cover Records)

Embrace – ‘Love Is A Basic Need’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Gwenno – ‘Le Kov’ (Heavenly Recordings)

Joan Baez – ‘Whistle Down The Wind’ (Proper Records)

Jonathan Wilson – ‘Rare Birds’ (Bella Union)

Lucius – ‘Nudes’ (Mom+Pop)

Lucy Dacus – ‘Historian’ (Matador)

The Men – ‘Drift’ (Sacred Bones)

Moby – ‘Everything Was Beautiful, And Nothing Hurt’ (Little Idiot)

Moaning – ‘Moaning’ (Sub Pop)

Prism Tats – ‘Mamba’ (Anti/Epitaph)

Rolo Tomassi – ‘Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It’ (Holy Roar)

Ruby Throat – ‘Baby Darling Taporo’ (sleeplikewolves)

Soccer Mommy – ‘Clean’ (Fat Possum)

Sonny Smith – ‘Rod For Your Love’ (Easy Eye Sound)

Valee – ‘GOOD Job, You Found Me’ EP (G.O.O.D. Music)

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Tour Of The Week: Embrace

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Embrace have lined up a new UK tour for the winter. Embrace Tickets are on sale now, priced from £19.50, plus fees.

Following the April release of their current self-titled album, their first material since 2006’s ‘This New Day’, the indie troupe have confirmed a string of winter shows between November 27 and December 12. The trek kicks off at the O2 Academy Bournemouth, followed by stops in Norwich, Wolverhampton, Middlesbrough, Warrington, Stoke, Oxford, Sheffield, Coventry, Cardiff, Leicester and, for the first time in a few years, a hop across the water to Dublin and Belfast.

Embrace Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows:

Thu November 27 2014 – BOURNEMOUTH O2 Academy Bournemouth
Fri November 28 2014 – NORWICH UEA
Sat November 29 2014 – WOLVERHAMPTON Wulfrun Hall
Mon December 01 2014 – MIDDLESBROUGH Town Hall
Tue December 02 2014 – WARRINGTON Parr Hall
Wed December 03 2014 – STOKE Victoria Hall
Fri December 05 2014 – OXFORD O2 Academy Oxford
Sat December 06 2014 – SHEFFIELD O2 Academy Sheffield
Mon December 08 2014 – COVENTRY Kasbah
Tue December 09 2014 – CARDIFF Solus
Wed December 10 2014 – LEICESTER O2 Academy Leicester
Thu December 11 2014 – DUBLIN Academy
Fri December 13 2014 – BELFAST Limelight

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Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Lily Allen, Example, Embrace, The Script, Loveable Rogues,

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LILY ALLEN

Lily Allen has announced dates for a November and December UK tour, including a special show at Edinburgh’s Hogmanay. Following the May release of her latest album, ‘Sheezus’, as well as a lengthy US tour, Allen returns to cap her year with a string of headline shows between November 22 and December 12. Tickets are on sale at 9am on August 22, priced at £32.50 (£35.00 in London/£42.50 in Edinbrugh), plus fees.

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EXAMPLE

Example has announced a 30-date tour of the UK for the autumn. Following the release of ‘Live Life Living’ earlier this year, the dance star will call at a string of venues, including London’s O2 Academy Brixton, between October 17 and November 27. Tickets are on sale at 9am on August 22, priced at £27.50, plus fees.

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EMBRACE

Indie troupe Embrace have announced dates for a new winter UK tour, confirming a string of shows between November 27 and December 12. The band, who returned earlier this year with a new self-titled album, their first since 2006, kick off the new trek at the O2 Academy Bournemouth, followed by stops in Norwich, Wolverhampton, Middlesbrough, Warrington, Stoke, Oxford, Sheffield, Coventry, Cardiff, Leicester and, for the first time in a few years, Belfast and Dublin. Tickets are on sale at 9am on August 22, priced at £19.50 (£20.50 in Stoke), plus fees.

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THE SCRIPT

The Script have announced two big shows for September, confirming a homecoming date at Dublin Castle on September 13 and a show at Manchester’s Albert Hall on September 19. Tickets for the Manchester show are on sale at 9am on August 22, priced at £35.00, plus fees.  The trio release their new album, ‘No Sound Without Silence’, in the UK on September 15, preceded by their new single, Superheroes, out August 29.

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LOVEABLE ROGUES

Loveable Rogues have set up a new tour for November. The trio hit up the O2 ABC in Glasgow, Nottingham’s Rescue Rooms, Birmingham’s Institute Library, Cardiff’s Clwb Ifor Bach, Brighton’s Komedia, Dingwalls in London and Manchester’s Gorilla, as part of their This And That Tour, taking its name from the trio’s recently released debut album. Tickets are on sale at 9am on August 22, priced at £12.50, plus fees.

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