This Week’s New Releases: Garbage, Griff And AFI

There are some highly anticipated releases out this week, including Garbage’s follow-up to 2016’s ‘Strange Little Birds’, BRITs Rising Star award-winner Griff’s debut mixtape, and AFI’s 11th LP.

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AFI – ‘Bodies’ (Rise Records)

Danny Elfman – ‘Big Mess’ (Anti-)

Folly Group – ‘Awake & Hungry’ EP (So Young)

Garbage – ‘No Gods No Masters’ (BMG)

Griff – ‘One Foot In Front Of The Other’ (Warner)

Jessie Ware – ‘What’s Your Pleasure? (The Platinum Pleasure)’ (EMI)

Joe Bonamassa – ‘Now Serving: Royal Tea Live From The Ryman’ (J&R Adventures)

Kiss – ‘Off The Sounbdboard: Tokyo 2001 (Live)’ (Universal)

Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real – ‘A Few Stars Apart’ (Fantasy/Concord)

Mammoth WVH – ‘Mammoth WVH’ (EX1/Explorer1)

Marina – ‘Ancient Dreams In A Modern Land’ (Atlantic)

Maroon 5 – ‘Jordi’ (Interscope)

Marshmello – ‘Shockwave’ (Joytime Collective)

Migos – ‘Culture III’ (Quality Control Music/Motown Records)

Mr. Bungle – ‘The Night They Came Home’ (Ipecac)

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – ‘Back The Way We Came: Vol.1 (2011-2021)’ (Sour Mash)

POPPY – ‘EAT (NXT Soundtrack)’ EP (Sumerian)

Ruth B – ‘Moments In Between’ (Downtown)

Ryan Adams – ‘Big Colors’ (PaxAm)

Sleater-Kinney – ‘Path Of Wellness’ (Mom+Pop)

Todrick Hall – ‘FEMULINE’ (frtyfve)

Veps – ‘Open The Door’ EP (Kanine)

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This Week’s New Releases: Bruce Springsteen, Ty Dolla $ign And Laura Veirs

The new releases keep rolling out and, in some cases, giving us a welcome distraction from these crazy times we find ourselves in. The Boss has released a new record with the E Street Band, Ty Dolla $ign has dropped the star-studded follow-up to 2017’s ‘Beach House 3’, and we’ve got a new full-length from American singer-songwriter Laura Veirs.

Head below for more new music, including a collaboration collection from Gorillaz, surprise record from the Cadillac Three and new album from Faithless.

Adrianne Lenker – ‘songs’ and ‘instrumentals’ (4AD)

Beastie Boys – ‘Beastie Boys Music’ (Capitol)

Better Person – ‘Something To Lose’ (Arbutus Records)

BLACKSTARKIDS – ‘Whatever, Man’ (Dirty Hit)

Blossoms – ‘In Isolation’ and ‘Live From The Plaza Theatre, Stockport’ (EMI/Universal)

Bruce Springsteen – ‘Letter To You’ (Columbia)

Brutus – ‘Live In Ghent’ (Hassle Records)

The Cadillac Three – ‘Tabasco & Sweet Tea (Big Machine Records)

clipping. – ‘Visions Of Bodies Being Burned’ (Sub Pop)

Faithless – ‘All Blessed’ (BMG)

Future Utopia – ’12 Questions’ (Future Utopia)

Ghostemane – ‘ANTI-ICON’ (Blackmage)

Gorillaz – ‘Song Machine | Season One | Strange Timez’ (Parlophone)

I Don’t Know How But They Found Me – ‘Razzmatazz’ (Fearless Records)

Jeff Tweedy – ‘Love Is The King’ (dBpm Records)

Joe Bonamassa – ‘Royal Tea’ (J&R Adventures)

John Frusciante – ‘Maya’ (Planet Mu/Timesig)

Juanita Stein – ‘Snapshot’ (Nude Records)

Junglepussy – ‘Jp4‘ (Friends Of/Jagjaguwar)

Laura Veirs – ‘My Echo’ (Bella Union)

The Lemonheads – ‘Lovey – 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition’ (Fire)

Linus Fitness-Centre – ‘Clear The Level’ (Sharp Noodle Recordings)

Magick Mountain – ‘Weird Feelings’ (Magick Mountain Records)

Major Lazer – ‘Music Is The Weapon’ (Mad Decent/Because)

The Mountain Goats – ‘Getting Into Knives’ (Merge)

Nothing But Thieves – ‘Moral Panic’ (Sony)

No Thank You – ‘Embroidered Foliage’ (Lame-O Records)

Pallbearer – ‘Forgotten Days’ (Nuclear Blast)

Plants and Animals – ‘The Jungle’ (Secret City Records)

PUP – ‘This Place Sucks Ass’ EP (BMG)

PVRIS – ‘Use Me (Deluxe)’ (Warner)

Salem – ‘Salem’ EP (Roadrunner/Warner)

Sam Amidon – ‘Sam Amidon’ (Nonesuch)

Sevendust – ‘Blood & Stone’ (Rise Records)

This Is The Kit – ‘Off Off On’ (Rough Trade)

Tom Furse – Ecstatic Meditations’ (LO Recordings)

Twisted Ankle – ‘Twisted Ankle’ (Breakfast Records)

Ty Dolla $ign – ‘Featuring Ty Dolla $ign’ (Atlantic)

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This Week’s Top Tickets: Billie Eilish, Celine Dion, Simple Minds, Queen and Adam Lambert, Joe Bonamassa, The Manor and more

Billie Eilish

The pop giant has confirmed she’ll bring her Where Do We Go? Tour to Manchester Arena, London’s O2 Arena, and Birmingham Arena in summer 2020. Eilish’s plans also include dates across mainland Europe, with tickets for the shows on general sale at 9am on October 4.

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Celine Dion

Celine Dion will bring her Courage World Tour to arenas in Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow, Dublin and London during September, following an extensive trek across mainland Europe between May 21 and August 31. Tickets go on general sale at 10am local time on October 4.

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Simple Minds

To celebrate their 40th anniversary, the new wave band will bring the 40 Years Of Hits Tour to the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff, Bournemought’s International Centre, the SSE Arena Wembley, Leeds’ First Direct Arena, the Brighton Centre, Dublin’s 3Arena, Birmingham’s Resorts World Arena and Glasgow’s SSE Hydro between April 14 and 25, 2020, after an extensive run in Europe. Tickets go on sale at 9am on October 4.

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Queen and Adam Lambert

Original Queen members Brian May and Roger Taylor, plus longtime frontman Adam Lambert, will head to arenas in Italy, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland and Denmark either side of five nights at London’s O2 Arena and two shows at Manchester Arena in June. Tickets are on sale now.

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Joe Bonamassa

The blues guitarist will call at the Brighton Centre, the Edinburgh Playhouse, Liverpool’s M&S Bank Arena, the Sage in Gateshead, Leeds’ First Direct Arena, and Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena between April 25 and May 2. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on October 4.

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The Manor

Having blown the capital away supporting Mike Skinner and The Streets back in February, the south London trio will take over the O2 Academy Brixton for their own headline show on March 21. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on October 4.

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Also announced this week:

Elton John, Snoop Dogg, Damon Albarn, Patrick Wolf, Jason Donovan, City and Colour, Waterparks, Shellac, Eliza and the Bear, Creeper, Fugitives of Heaven, Dinosaur Pile Up, Mclusky, Memphis May Fire, Rick Astley, Milky Chance, Big Heath, Anti-Flag, Nada Surf, the Big Moon, Amyl and the Sniffers, Iggy Pop, Anathema, Soul II Soul, Genghar, Ghostface Killah and more. Head here for a full list and to find your tickets.

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This Week’s New Releases: Christine And The Queens, Slash And Suede

The bombardment of new albums continues this week. Christine And The Queens, for this record just known as Chris, have released their second LP, Suede have followed up 2016’s ‘Night Thoughts’ and Slash has put out a new solo record featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators.

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Aborted – ‘TerrorVision’ (Century Media)

Amy Helm – ‘This Too Shall Light’ (Yep Roc)

Beak> – ‘>>>’ (Invada Records/Temporary Residence)

Billy Gibbons – ‘The Big Bad Blues’ (Concord)

Christine and the Queens – ‘Chris’ (Because/Caroline)

Joe Bonamassa – ‘Redemption’ (Provogue/Mascot)

Josh Groban – ‘Bridges’ (Reprise)

Joyce Manor – ‘Million Dollars To Kill Me’ (Epitaph)

Macy Gray – ‘Ruby’ (Mack Avenue)

Mandy Barnett – ‘Strange Conversation’ (Dame/Thirty Tigers)

Metric – ‘Art Of Doubt’ (BMG/MMI/Crystal Math)

Mountain Man – ‘Magic Ship’ (Bella Union)

Mutual Benefit – ‘Thunder Follows The Light’ (Transgressive)

Prince – ‘Piano & A Microphone 1983’ (NPG/Warner Bros)

Say Lou Lou – ‘Immortelle’ (A Deux)

Slash – ‘Living The Dream (featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators)’ (Snakepit/Warner)

Suede – ‘The Blue Hour’ (Warner Bros)

Therapy? – ‘Cleave’ (Marshall Records)

Villagers – ‘The Art Of Pretending To Swim’ (Domino)

Voivod – ‘The Wake’ (Century Media Records)

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The Pick of Friday’s Tickets: Kasabian, Blossoms, You Me At Six, Jason Mraz, All Saints, Michael Bublé, Joe Bonamassa, Chris Tucker and more


Kasabian will play the O2 Academy Brixton in London on August 23, following up stops in Belfast and Edinburgh. Tickets go on general sale at 9.30am on July 27.

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The Stockport band will call in Glasgow, Sheffield, Nottingham, Birmingham, Southampton, Bristol, London and Manchester, where they will play two shows at the Victoria Warehouse, during December. Support will come from Fuzzy Sun on all dates and Sam Fender in Glasgow and London only. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on July 27.

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You Me At Six have added extra shows in Manchester, Glasgow and London to their winter tour celebrating the 10th anniversary of the band’s debut album, ‘Take Off Your Colours’. The shows will follow the release of their new studio album, ‘VI’, which is out on October 5 and slot in alongside previously confirmed dates in Birmingham and Cardiff. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on July 27.

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The singer-songwriter is set to follow up the August 10 release of ‘Know’ with a show at London’s Royal Albert Hall on March 6 next year. Tickets are on sale at 10am on July 27.

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All Saints will tour the UK this winter in support of their upcoming record, ‘Testament’. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on July 27, the same day they release the album.

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Michael Bublé will perform at the O2 Arena in London on September 29 as part of the O2 Live Series. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on July 27.

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Joe Bonamassa will return to London’s Royal Albert Hall for three dates towards the end of April next year. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on July 27.

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The comedian will head over for November dates in Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow and London, with tickets on sale at 9am on July 27.

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Also announced this week

Basement, Ocean Colour Scene, The Academic, Children of Zeus, Alt-J, The Melvins, Amy Shark, Max and Harvey, Fontaines DC, Blue Öyster Cult, The Aces, SuicideBoys, Sean Paul, This Wild Life, William Ryan Key, Still Corners, Babybird, Mallory Knox, LANY, Beres Hammond, Graham Coxon, Chvrches, Frankie Stew and Harvey Gunn, Hawthorne Heights, Joey Dosik, Jesse Terry, Lizanne Knott, Michael Logen, David Crosby, Oneohtrix Point Never, Whores., Saara Aalto, JMSN, the Warehouse Project, Bicep, Estrons, The Xcerts, Petrol Girls, Paws, Daddy Issues, Boniface, Just Jack, Molly Burch, Brydon, Mack and Mitchell, Rhod Gilbert, The Heads, Neil Tennant, Badly Drawn Boy and more.

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This Week’s New Releases: Courtney Barnett, James Bay And Quiet Slang

This week is chock-full of new releases! Courtney Barnett’s sophomore LP is FINALLY here, James Bay has also put out his second album, and Warpaint’s Theresa Wayman has released her debut solo album under the moniker TT.

Not quite your cup of tea? There’s a shedload to check out below.

Ash – ‘Islands’ (BMG)

At The Gates – ‘To Drink From The Night Itself’ (Century Media Records)

Big Ups – ‘Two Parts Together’ (Exploding In Sound)

Blair Dunlop – ‘Notes From An Island’ (Gilded Wings)

Brad Mehldau Trio – ‘Seymour Reads The Constitution!’ (Nonesuch)

Burn The Priest – ‘Legion: XX’ (Nuclear Blast)

Charles Watson – ‘Now That I’m A River’ (Moshi Moshi)

​​Courtney Barnett – ‘Tell Me How You Really Feel’ (Marathon Artists/Milk!)

Five Finger Death Punch – ‘And Justice For None’ (Eleven Seven)

Frog Eyes – ‘Violet Psalms’ (Paper Bag Records)

GAS – ‘Rausch’ (Kompakt)

Guvna B – ‘Hands Are Made For Working’ (Allo Mate)

James Bay – ‘Electric Light’ (Virgin EMI)

Joe Bonamassa – ‘British Bles Explosion Live’ (Mascot)

John Maus – ‘Addendum’ (Ribbon Music)

Jon Allen – ‘Blue Flame’ (Monologue)

Kelly Willis – ‘Back Being Blue’ (Premium Records)

Kyle – ‘Light Of Mine’ (Atlantic)

The Last Poets -‘Understand What Black Is’ (Studio Rockers)

Lewis Watson – ‘nineties, noughties, tennies’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Mamas Gun – ‘Golden Days’ (Candelion)

Matthew Sweet – ‘Tomorrow’s Daughter’ (Honeycomb Hideout)

Michael Rault – ‘It’s A New Day Tonight’ (Wick Records)

Nick Mulvey – ‘Dancing For The Answers’ EP (Fiction Records)

Now Now – ‘Saved’ (Lab Records)

Otis Redding – ‘Dock Of The Bay Sessions’ (Rhino)

Parquet Courts – ‘Wide Awake!’ (Rough Trade)

Postdata – ‘Let’s Be Wilderness’ (Paper Bag Records)

Quiet Slang – ‘Everything Matters But No One Is Listening’ (Big Scary Monsters)

Ray LaMontagne – ‘Part Of The Light’ (RCA)

Ryley Walker – ‘Deafman Glance’ (Dead Oceans)

The Sidekicks – ‘Happiness Hours’ (Epitaph)

Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks – ‘Sparkle Hard’ (Domino)

TT – ‘LoveLaws’ (LoveLeaks/Caroline)

Vitamin X – ‘Age Of Paranoia’ (Southern Lord)

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Bluesfest, Robert Plant, Lee Ann Womack, Joe Bonamassa, Stereophonics, The Struts, The Feeling and more…

BLUESFEST with Robert Plant and Van Morrison

Robert Plant and Van Morrison will share the Bluesfest bill at the O2 Arena in London on October and the 3Arena in Dublin on October 28. Plant’s set will feature Led Zeppelin material alongside tracks from his latest solo album, ‘Carry Fire’, while Van Morrison returns to the festival for a career-spanning set that will include music from his new studio LP, ‘You’re Driving Me Crazy’. They join John Fogerty, who will perform a Credence Clearwater Revival greatest hits set, and Steve Miller Band, who make their first appearance in London for six years.

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The US country artist will call in Glasgow, Manchester and London in September, around her appearance at the Long Road festival in Leicestershire. Tickets go on sale at 9am on April 20.

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The blues-rock guitarist will perform arena shows in Plymouth, Nottingham and Bournemouth on October 11, 12 and 13 respectively, with tickets on general sale on April 20. Click here for pre-sale tickets.

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Stereophonics will warm up for their summer stadium dates in Wrexham and Cardiff with a show at Liverpool’s Echo Arena on May 30. Tickets go on sale at 9am on April 20, priced £32.50 plus fees.

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The Struts will play headlining shows at KOKO in London on June 19 and Gorilla in Manchester the next day, following their appearance on the Donington festival’s main stage on June 9 supporting Guns N’ Roses.  Tickets go on sale at 9am on April 20, priced £13.50/£16.50 plus fees.

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The Feeling have announced autumn dates in Dublin, Cardiff, Norwich, Bexhill, Northampton, Birmingham, Glasgow, Newcastle, Manchester, Leeds, Bristol, Oxford and London, playing their ‘Twelve Stops and Home’ album in full. Tickets are on sale at 9am on April 20.

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Also announced this week

Biffy Clyro, LUMP, Tears for Fears, Dream Wife, Gary Numan, C.W. Stoneking, Brian Wilson, S-X, Pete Murray, Dead, The Devil Makes Three, Sofi Tukker, Shamir, the Lazys, the Rifles, La Dispute, Sick Joy, SG Lewis, Vulfpeck, Lost Under Heaven, Roddy Frame, Os Mutantes, Knox Fortune, The Lone Bellow, Goat Girl, Camp Cope, Lau, Jay Som, Colter Wall, Nick Mason, Thomas Wynn and the Believers, Moses Sumney, Get Cape Wear Cape Fly, Titus Andronicus, Palm Reader, Courtney Marie Andrews, Novo Amor, Screaming Females, Alabama 3, Childcare, the Pearl Harts, Curtis Harding, Marlon Williams, Sharon Van Etten, Teleman, Gentleman’s Dub Club and more.

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Pre-Sale Tickets: Joe Bonamassa


Joe Bonamassa will return to the UK for arena shows in Plymouth, Nottingham and Bournemouth in October, following up his performance in London this summer as part of the Hampton Court Place Festival concert series.

Pre-sale tickets are on sale now, prior to general sale at 10am on April 20, priced from £70.00 plus fees.

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This Week’s New Releases: Migos, Marmozets And Craig David

This week is bananas! Migos have finally put out the follow up to ‘Culture’, which features some impressive guest appearances, including Drake, Post Malone, Travis Scott, Ty Dolla $ign, Big Sean, Nicki Minaj, Cardi B, 2 Chainz and 21 Savage.

Meanwhile, Marmozets have released their sophomore album and Craig David has put out the follow the follow up to 2016’s ‘Following My Intuition’, which features contributions from Chase & Status, Bastille and Goldlink, among others.

If none of that floats your boat, there’s absolutely loads more of new releases to check out below.

Above & Beyond – ‘Common Ground’ (AnJunabeats)

Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa – ‘Black Coffee’ (Provogue)

Calexico – ‘The Thread That Keeps Us’ (City Slang)

Craig David – ‘The Time Is Now’ (Sony/Insanity)

Crossfaith – ‘Wipeout’ EP (UNFD)

Dead! – ‘The Golden Age Of Not Even Trying’ (Infectious)

Dream Wife – ‘Dream Wife’ (Lucky Number Music)

Django Django – ‘Marble Skies’ (Because/Caroline)

Great Collapse – ‘Neither Washington Nor Moscow… Again’ (End Hits)

Johnny Jewel – ‘Digital Rain’ (Italians Do It Better)

Marmozets – ‘Knowing What You Know Now’ (Roadrunner Records)

Migos – ‘Culture II’ (Quality Control Music/Virgin EMI)

Mike Shinoda – ‘Post Traumatic’ EP

Mimicking Birds – ‘Layers Of Us’ (Glacial Pace)

Nick J.D. Hodgson – ‘Tell Your Friends’ (Prediction Records)

Nightmares On Wax – ‘Shape The Future’ (Warp)

Nils Frahm – ‘All Melody’ (Erased Tapes)

No Age – ‘Snares Like A Haircut’ (Drag City)

Orphaned Land – ‘Unsung Prophets & Dead Messiahs’ (Century Media)

Rick Springfield – ‘The Snake King’ (Frontiers Records)

Sheku Kanneh-Mason – ‘Inspiration’ (Decca)

Sleeping Giant – ‘I Am’ (Facedown Records/Red)

The Spook School – ‘Could It Be Different?’ (Alcopop! Records)

Stick In The Wheel – ‘Follow Them True’ (Stick In The Wheel/From Here Records)

Tiny Moving Parts – ‘Swell’ (Big Scary Monsters)

Tribulation – ‘Down Below’ (Century Media)

Turin Brakes – ‘Invisible Storm’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Ty Segall – ‘Freedom’s Goblin’ (Drag City)

Waterparks – ‘Entertainment’ (Easy Life Records)

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: The Killers, TLC, Bryson Tiller And Joe Bonamassa


The Las Vegas quartet will perform at arenas in Birmingham, Newcastle, Manchester, Dublin, Belfast, Leeds, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Nottingham and Sheffield before ending the run with two nights at the O2 on November 27 and 28. Tickets are on general sale at 9am on Friday July 14, priced between £45.00 and £55.00 plus fees.

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The iconic R&B group will embark on their first ever UK tour this autumn, with shows confirmed in Bournemouth, Manchester, Glasgow, Cardiff, London and Birmingham between November 5 and 16. Tickets on general sale at 9am on July 14, priced between £35.00 and £45.00 plus fees.

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The Kentucky R&B artist will call at O2 Academy Glasgow, O2 Academy Birmingham and Manchester’s Victoria Warehouse before two nights at the Eventim Apollo in London and a stop at Dublin’s 3Arena as part of his Set It Off European tour. Support will come from SZA. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on July 14, prices start at £27/50/£35.00 plus fees.

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The legendary guitarist will call at Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena, Manchester Arena, Carlisle Sands Centre, Aberdeen’s GE Oil and Gas Centre, the Sage in Gateshead, Birmingham’s Genting Arena and the Brighton Centre in March. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on July 14, prices start at £59.00/£69.00 plus fees. Click here for pre-sale tickets.

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