Tour Of The Week: Jeff Lynne’s ELO

Jeff Lynne’s ELO have added extra shows to their autumn arena tour. Jeff Lynne’s ELO tickets are on sale now, priced £50.00 plus fees (Photo: Carsetn Windhorst).

Lynne and band will play a second date at Manchester Arena on October 6, a third Birmingham show on October 13 and third London date at the O2 Arena on October 20.

The tour also features stops in Nottingham, Glasgow, Newcastle, Leeds, Liverpool, Dublin and Belfast. Tickets for these dates are on sale now.

Jeff Lynnes ELO Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Sun September 30 2018 – NOTTINGHAM Motorpoint Arena
Wed October 03 2018 – GLASGOW SSE Hydro
Fri October 05 2018 – MANCHESTER Arena
Sat October 06 2018 – MANCHESTER Arena
Tue October 09 2018 – NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Metro Radio Arena
Wed October 10 2018 – BIRMINGHAM Arena
Fri October 12 2018 – BIRMINGHAM Arena
Sat October 13 2018 – BIRMINGHAM Arena
Mon October 15 2018 – LEEDS first direct Arena
Wed October 17 2018 – LONDON O2 Arena
Thu October 18 2018 – LONDON O2 Arena
Sat October 20 2018 – LONDON O2 Arena
Tue October 23 2018 – LIVERPOOL Liverpool Echo Arena
Thu October 25 2018 – DUBLIN 3Arena
Fri October 26 2018 – BELFAST SSE Arena Belfast

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Jeff Lynne’s ELO, David Byrne, Sparks, Art Garfunkel, Editors And Myles Kennedy

JEFF LYNNE’S ELO

Jeff Lynne’s ELO have added extra shows to their autumn arena tour, including a second date at Manchester Arena on October 6, a third Birmingham show on October 13 and third London date at the O2 Arena on October 20. Tickets for the new shows go on sale at 9am on January 19, priced £50.00 plus booking fees (Photo: Carsten Windhorst).

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DAVID BYRNE

The Talking Heads co-founder will bring his American Utopia Tour to Oxford, Glasgow, Birmingham and Manchester before wrapping up the UK run at the Eventim Apollo in London on June 19. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on January 19, priced £33.50/£35.00/£45.00 plus fees.

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SPARKS

Sparks, who put out ‘Hippopotmus’ in September, will return to the UK this for shows at the O2 ABC in Glasgow, O2 Academy Leeds and the O2 Forum Kentish Town in London on May 22, 23 and 24 respectively. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on January 19, priced £27.50/£29.50 plus fees.

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ART GARFUNKEL

The legendary singer-songwriter will perform Simon & Garfunkel songs and solo hits as well as share stories from his new autobiography at the Royal Albert Hall on May 31. Tickets go on sale at 9am on January 19.

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EDITORS

Editors will precede the release of their new album, ‘Violence’, with intimate shows in Birmingham, Manchester and London. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on January 19, priced £27.50/£29.50 plus fees.

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MYLES KENNEDY

The Alter Bridge frontman will accompany the release of his debut solo abum, ‘Year Of The Tiger’, with shows in Birmingham, Nottingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Bristol and London, where he’ll play the Islington Assembly Hall, during March. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on January 19, priced £27.00/£28.50 plus fees.

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Also announced this week

U2, Jack White, Eels, Van Morrison, Pretty Vicious, Warchild BRITs Week, NME Awards Shows, James Blake, En Vogue, Tiny Moving Parts, Blanco White, An Evening with Rob Schneider, Coasts, Girli, Conan, Monolord, John Bishop, Dara O’Briain, The Orielles, YVES, Screaming Females, Fenne Lily, Charlie Barnes, Night Riots, Josh Rouse, Mercury Rev, Our Hollow Our Home, Sumo Cyco, The Hunna, Jack Cooper, Funeral Shakes and more.

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Tour Of The Week: Jeff Lynne’s ELO

Photo by: Carsten Windhorst

Jeff Lynne’s ELO have confirmed a UK and Ireland arena tour for autumn 2018. Jeff Lynne’s ELO tickets are on sale now, priced £50.00 plus booking fees.

Lynne and band have lined up shows in Dublin, Belfast, Nottingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle, Leeds, Liverpool, plus two dates in Birmingham and London, between September 30 and October 26.

Their new live album and concert film, ‘Wembley or Bust’, which was filmed at Wembley Stadium in June, is out now.

Jeff Lynnes ELO Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Sun September 30 2018 – NOTTINGHAM Motorpoint Arena Nottingham
Wed October 03 2018 – GLASGOW SSE Hydro
Fri October 05 2018 – MANCHESTER Arena
Tue October 09 2018 – NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Metro Radio Arena
Wed October 10 2018 – BIRMINGHAM Arena Birmingham
Fri October 12 2018 – BIRMINGHAM Arena Birmingham
Mon October 15 2018 – LEEDS first direct Arena
Wed October 17 2018 – LONDON O2 Arena
Thu October 18 2018 – LONDON O2 Arena
Tue October 23 2018 – LIVERPOOL Liverpool Echo Arena
Thu October 25 2018 – DUBLIN 3Arena Dublin
Fri October 26 2018 – BELFAST SSE Arena Belfast

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This Week’s New Releases: Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Morrissey And Sia

Today sees the release of Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings’ final LP. ‘Soul Woman’ arrives almost a year on from the soul vocalist’s death at the age of 60.

We also have a new offering from Morrissey, who has finally followed up 2014’s ‘World Peace is None of Your Business’, and Sia, who has put out her first Christmas album.

If that isn’t enough for you there’s plenty more to shake a stick at below.

Aquilo – ‘ii (Side A)’ (Island)

Barenaked Ladies – ‘Fake Nudes’ (Vanguard/Concord)

Brooke Bentham – ‘This Rapture’ EP (AllPoints)

Charlotte Gainsbourg – ‘Rest’ (Because Music)

Fieldy – ‘Bassically’ (Fieldy)

GBH – ‘Momentum’ (Epitaph)

Ghost Atlas – ‘All Is In Sync, And There’s Nothing Left To Sing About’ (Ghost Atlas)

Godflesh – ‘Post Self’ (Avalanche)

Green Day – ‘Greatest Hits: God’s Favorite Band’ (Warner)

In Flames – ‘Down, Wicked & No Good’ (Nuclear Blast)

Jaden Smith – ‘SYRE’ (MSFTSMusic/Roc Nation Records)

Jeff Lynne’s ELO – ‘Wembley Or Bust’ (Columbia)

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard – ‘Polygondwanaland’ (self-released)

L Devine – ‘Growing Pains’ EP (Warner Bros.)

Mavis Staples – ‘If All I Was Was Black’ (Anti-)

Milk Teeth -‘Go Away’ EP (Roadrunner)

Morrissey – ‘Low In High School’ (BMG)

Omar Souleyman – ‘To Syria, With Love’ Remixes EP (Mad Decent/ Because Music)

Paloma Faith – ‘The Architect’ (RCA)

Queen – ‘News Of The World’ (40th Anniversary Edition) (Universal)

Robyn Paige – ‘Genesis’ EP

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings – ‘Soul Of A Woman’ (Daptone)

Sia – ‘Everyday Is Christmas’ (Monkey Puzzle/Atlantic)

Talib Kweli – ‘Radio Silence’ (Javotti Media/3D)

Tame Impala – ‘Currents’ Collectors Edition (Caroline)

Tigertown – ‘Warriors’ EP (Neon Gold/Atlantic Records)

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill – ‘The Rest Of Our Life’ (Sony)

Tokio Myers – ‘Our Generation’ (Syco)

Tom Chaplin – ‘Twelve Tales Of Christmas’ (Island)

Tove Lo – ‘Blue Lips’ (Polydor)

T-Pain – ‘Oblivion’ (Nappy Boy/Konvict Muzik/RCA Records)

Trudy and the Romance – ‘Junkyard Jazz’ EP (B3SCI)

Virgil and Steve Howe – ‘Nexus’ (InsideOutMusic/Sony)

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Jeff Lynne’s ELO, A-Ha, Plan B, The Wombats, Michael Bublé, Steps and more…

JEFF LYNNE’S ELO

Jeff Lynne’s ELO have confirmed an autumn UK and Ireland arena tour, including stops in Nottingham, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle, Birmingham, Leeds, London, Liverpool, Dublin and Belfast, between September 30 and October 26 next year. Tickets are on sale at 9am on November 17, priced £50.00 plus fees (Photo: Carsten Windhorst).

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A-HA

Following their acoustic show at London’s O2 Arena in February, the ’80s group will head to Canterbury, Yeovil, Cambridge, Doncaster, Blackpool and Darlington between June 7 and 17. Tickets go on sale at 9am on November 17, priced £45.00 plus booking fees.

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PLAN B

Plan B will accompany the release of his new record, ‘Heaven Before All Hell Breaks Loose’, with shows in Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow, Newcastle, Southend, Bristol and London in April. Tickets are on sale at 9am on November 17, priced £30.00/£32.50 plus booking fees.

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THE WOMBATS

The indie-pop trio have announced plans to tour the UK next March in support of their new record, ‘Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life’, which arrives on February 9 through Kobalt Music Recordings. Tickets go on sale at 9am on November 17, priced £21.00/£23.00 plus fees.

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MICHAEL BUBLÉ

Michael Bublé will perform at Dublin’s Croke Park on July 7 before headlining British Summer Time in Hyde Park on July 13, his only shows in the UK and Ireland next year. Tickets for both dates go on sale at 9am on November 17.

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STEPS

Steps will be joined by Aqua and Blue for a series of outdoor shows next summer, including shows in Cheltenham, Darlington, Peterborough, Llanelli, Canterbury, Yeovil, Colchester, Doncaster, Dundee, Chester, Coventry, Ardingly and Limerick before closing at the Pavilion Stormont in Belfast. Tickets go on sale at 9am on November 17, priced from £39.50 plus fees.

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Also announced this week

Peter Kay, Iron Maiden, Liam Gallagher, Fall Out Boy, Shreya Ghoshal, Ben Folds, The Vamps, The Australian Pink Floyd Show, Europe, UB40, Fangclub, I’m With Her, Tom Walker, Steel Panther, Brothers Osbourne, Aquilo, Greta Van Fleet, Waterparks, Fizzy Blood, Pale Waves, Black Moth, Fat Freddy’s Drop, VUUR, Dan and Phil, Dream Wife, Joe Lycett, Richard Herring, Ricky Gervais, Dave Gorman, Stiff Little Fingers, Nicole Atkins, Nerina Pallot, Tune Yards, Wiley, Ezra Furman, Yo La Tengo, Neighbourhood Festival feat. The Courteeners and Noel Gallagher, Fredo, Moon Duo, Hotei, Matoma, Reef, The Wildhearts, Terrorvision, Slam Dunk Festival, Krept And Konan, The Babe Rainbow, Little Comets, Möngöl Hörde, They Might Be Giants, Courtney Marie Andrews, Shame, Nada Surf, Catholic Action, Free Throw, The Night Café and more.

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U2 Hit #1 On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart For January

It’s a new year so we thought we’d give you a new chart. For the next few months we’ll be bringing you monthly instalments listing not just our top 20 best selling acts, but a whopping 40!

Kicking things off at #1 are Irish rockers U2, who have soared to the top spot with The Joshua Tree tourFollowing closely behind are  Little Mix who have lined up a Summer Shout Out tour and autumn Glory Days tour. Making up the rest of the top five is Drake , who is currently on the road in the UK for the Boy Meets World tour, Neil Diamond, who will bring his 50th anniversary tour to the UK and Ireland in October and Bruno Mars, who will bring his 24K Magic World Tour to arenas around the UK and Ireland in April and May.

At the bottom of the chart we have The Stone RosesBonoboShawn MendesStrictly Come Dancing and Tory Lanez. Come back and see us next month to see if they’re able to hold on to their top 40 positions or if we’ll be waving them goodbye.

1. U2
2. Little Mix
3. Drake
4. Neil Diamond
5. Bruno Mars
6. Coldplay
7. Adele
8. Micky Flanagan
9. The Killers
10. Robbie Williams
11. Guns N’Roses
12. The Weeknd
13. Phil Collins
14. Black Sabbath
15. Kings of Leon
16. Green Day
17. Olly Murs
18. Depeche Mode
19. Jack Whitehall
20. James Arthur
21. The xx
22. Run The Jewels
23. Elbow
24. Two Door Cinema Club
25. Bryan Adams
26. James Blunt
27. The Chainsmokers
28. Good Mourning Mrs Brown
29. The Tenderloins
30. Evanescence
31. Michael Ball and Alfie Boe
32. Ariana Grande
33. Paul Weller
34. Jeff Lynne’s ELO
35. The Kooks
36. Tory Lanez
37. Strictly Come Dancing
38. Shawn Mendes
39. Bonobo
40.The Stone Roses

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 40?

1. Lady Gaga

2. Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds

3. The Cribs

4. The Cranberries

5. Little Big Town

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Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart 2016 Countdown: Part Four

So, Christmas Day is tomorrow and so we have for you the penultimate instalment of our countdown of the year’s top 50 best-selling artists on Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart. We’ve been working our way from the bottom up, at a rate of 10 a day, to see who will succeed last year’s top spot holder, Adele. Make sure to come back and see us tomorrow to see who’s finished off the year with a Stereoboard Christmas #1. If you missed them, make sure to check out Parts One, Two and Three.

 

 

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Michael Ball And Alfie Boe At #1 On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

Stereoboard Hot Ticket Chart: December 12 – December 18

Michael Ball and Alfie Boe have knocked Adele off the top of Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart and down to #8.  Making up the rest of the top five we have Guns N RosesBob DylanJustin Bieber and Bruno Mars, the latter of which has risen two places since our last instalment.

Not having such a good week are Micky Flanagan, who has dropped from #5 to 12th place, Olly Murs, who is down eight places and Paul Weller,  who is down 14 from last week. However, it’s not all bad, Jeff Lynnes ELO are back in the chart, Robbie Williams is up two spots and Bob Dylan and Tom Petty have secured themselves top 10 positions in their first week on the chart.

If you’re stuck for some last minute Christmas presents there are a shedload of tickets going on sale this week, including Olly Murs (new dates)DeftonesHans ZimmerTyga and The Human League. Come back and see us in the new year to see who will kick off 2017 at the top of Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart.

1. Michael Ball and Alfie Boe
2. Guns N Roses
3. Bob Dylan
4. Justin Bieber
5. Bruno Mars
6. Jeff Lynnes ELO
7. Robbie Williams
8. Adele
9. Tom Petty
10. Coldplay
11. Olly Murs
12. Micky Flanagan
13. Strictly Come Dancing
14. Little Mix
15. Drake
16. Eric Clapton
17. The Weeknd
18. Paul Weller
19. Still Game
20. Phil Collins

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

1. Olly Murs (new dates)

2. Deftones

3. Hans Zimmer

4. Tyga

5. The Human League

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Justin Bieber, Tom Petty, Alice Cooper, Jeff Lynne’s ELO And Michael Ball And Alfie Boe

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JUSTIN BIEBER

The pop megastar will perform at Dublin’s RDS Stadium on June 21 and Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on June 30, before headlining at London’s Hyde Park on July 2, as part of the British Summer Time series. Support in Dublin and Cardiff will come from Halsey, while Martin Garrix, Tove Lo and Anne-Marie join him in London. Tickets are on general sale at 9am on December 16, priced £45.00/£65.00 plus fees.

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TOM PETTY

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers will be joined by Stevie Nicks and the Lumineers at Hyde Park in London on July 9 as part of the British Summer Time series. Tickets are on sale at 9am on December 16, priced £65.00 plus fees.

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ALICE COOPER

The legendary shock rocker will return in November for arena shows in Leeds, Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester and London, with support from The Mission and The Tubes. Tickets are on sale at 9am on December 16, priced £40.00 plus fees.

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JEFF LYNNE’S ELO

Jeff Lynne’s ELO will perform at Glasgow’s SSE Hydro on June 28, before a further stadium date at the KCOM in Hull on July 1, as part of their summer tour plans, which also includes previously confirmed stops at the First Direct Arena in Leeds and London’s Wembley Stadium. Tickets for the new shows are on sale at 9am on December 16, priced £35.00/£50.00 plus fees.

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MICHAEL BALL AND ALFIE BOE

Michael Ball and Alfie Boe will return for six outdoor shows in June, while November and December will find them playing arena dates in Cardiff, Brighton, Bournemouth, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, Glasgow, Aberdeen and Nottingham, winding up at London’s O2 Arena. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on December 16, prices start at £35.00 plus fees.

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Bruno Mars Tops Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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We’re a little late with it, but below is Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart for November 21 to 27.

Bruno Mars has risen to #1 and knocked Cockney comedian Micky Flanagan down into second place. Following closely behind to make up the rest of the top five are The xxUB40 Featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey and The Kooks.

Meanwhile, Robbie Williams has gone from #3 to #6, Coldplay are up three places, Phil Collins is holding strong at #8 and James Arthur has dropped eight places. Little Mix have also done well to protect a top 20 position, going from last place on the last chart to #17 this week.

There are a shedload of shows going on sale soon, including tickets for Adele at Wembley, KISS‘ UK arena shows, Olly Murs‘ summer tour, new Bryan Adams dates and Richard Ashcroft‘s spring UK arena run. Check back in with us later this week to see if any of them have bumped Bruno off the top spot.

1. Bruno Mars
2. Micky Flanagan
3. The xx
4. UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro and Mickey
5. The Kooks
6. Robbie Williams
7. Coldplay
8. Phil Collins
9. Drake
10. WWE Live
11. Still Game
12. Justin Bieber
13. Craig David
14. Strictly Come Dancing
15. Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott
16. Rod Stewart
17. Little Mix
18. Good Mourning Mrs Brown
19. Jeff Lynne’s ELO
20. James Arthur

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

1. Adele

2. KISS

3. Olly Murs

4. Bryan Adams

5. Richard Ashcroft

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