This Week’s New Releases: Pearl Jam, Dua Lipa And Waxahatchee

As the craziness around the world continues, the new releases are still rolling in and giving us some respite. Pearl Jam have finally followed up 2013’s ‘Lightning Bolt’, Dua Lipa has dropped her highly anticipated sophomore LP and Waxahatchee has put out her fifth.

Fancy some more new music? Head due south.

5 Seconds Of Summer – ‘C A L M’ (Interscope)

Basia Bulat – ‘Are You In Love?’ (Secret City)

Bon Iver – ‘Blood Bank’ EP (10th Anniversary Edition) (Jagjaguwar)

Brian Fallon – ‘Local Honey’ (Lesser Known Records)

The Chats – ‘High Risk Behaviour’ (Bargain Bin Records/Cooking Vinyl Australia)

Deeper – ‘Auto-pain’ (Fire Talk Records)

Dua Lipa – ‘Future Nostalgia’ (Warner Records)

Half Waif – ‘The Caretaker’ (Anti)

In This Moment – ‘Mother’ (Atlantic)

Lilly Hiatt – ‘Walking Proof’ (New West)

Little Dragon – ‘New Me, Same Us’ (Ninja Tune)

Lizzy Farrall – ‘Bruise’ (Pure Noise Records)

Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real – ‘Naked Garden’ (Concord Records)

Melt Yourself Down – ‘100% Yes’ (Decca)

Milk Teeth – ‘Milk Teeth’ (Music For Nations)

Nap Eyes – ‘Snapshot of a Beginner’ (Jagjaguwar)

The Orb – ‘Abolition Of The Royal Familia’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Parkway Drive – ‘Viva The Underdogs’ (Epitaph)

PARTYNEXTDOOR – ‘PARTYMOBILE’ (OVO Sound)

Pearl Jam – ‘Gigaton’ (Monkeywrench/Republic)

Roddy Woomble – ‘Everyday Sun’ EP (A Modern Way)

Sarah Peacock – ‘Burn The Witch’ (Road Dog Enterprises)

Skepta, Chipz and Young Adz – ‘Insomnia’ (SKC M29)

Solomon Grey – ‘Music For Picture: Vol. I (Parallels)’ EP (Solomon Grey)

Sorry – ‘925’ (Domino)

Sufjan Stevens and Lowell Brams – ‘Aporia’ (Asthmatic Kitty)

Waxahatchee – ‘Saint Cloud’ (Merge Records)

Windy and Carl – ‘Allegiance and Conviction’ (Kranky)

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This Week’s Top Tickets: Taylor Swift, Stormzy, Michael Bublé, Dua Lipa, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Pearl Jam, Faith No More, Deep Purple, All Points East Feat. Kraftwerk, Gerry Cinnamon, Michael Bolton, Jeff Dunham and more

Taylor Swift

The pop superstar is the latest headliner announced for next year’s BST Hyde Park, topping the bill at Hyde Park in London on July 11, with special guests to be announced in due course. Tickets go on general sale at 9am GMT on December 6.

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Stormzy

The grime star will bring his H.I.T.H. World Tour to Dublin, Glasgow, Newcastle, Leeds, Liverpool, Sheffield, Manchester, Nottingham, Birmingham, Cardiff, Bournemouth and London, where he’s lined up two nights at the O2 Arena on September 3 and 4, marking his first solo shows in the city since his three-night stand at the O2 Academy Brixton in 2017. The tour takes its name from the MC’s upcoming album, ‘Heavy Is The Head’, which is out on December 13. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on December 6.

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Michael Bublé

The Canadian vocalis has announced a run of shows at outdoor venues for the second UK leg of his An Evening With Tour. The new dates supporting 2018’s ‘Love’ kicks off on July 24 at Bath’s Royal Crescent and runs until August 7, wrapping up at Hove First Central County Cricket Ground. Head here for pre-sale tickets. Tickets go on general sale at 9am December 6.

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Dua Lipa

The pop vocalist will hit the road in support of her new album, ‘Future Nostalgia’, due out next year, with stops confirmed in London, Manchester, Leeds, Cardiff, Birmingham, Newcastle, Glasgow and Dublin between May 26 and June 19. Her plans also include stops across mainland Europe, with tickets for all dates on general sale at 9am on December 6.

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5 Seconds Of Summer

The Australian pop-rock quartet will return to the UK and Ireland in May for arena shows in Dublin, Belfast, London, Leeds, Birmingham, Cardiff, Glasgow and Liverpool as part of the European leg of their No Shame 2020 Tour. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on December 6.

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Pearl Jam

The Seattle grunge legends will be joined by Pixies and White Reaper at Hyde Park, London on July 10, for their only UK show of the year as part of the BST Hyde Park series. Tickets go on general sale from 10am on December 7.

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Faith No More

The experimental rock band fronted by Mike Patton will play Manchester’s O2 Apollo, O2 Academy Glasgow, O2 Academy Birmingham and the O2 Academy Brixton in London between June 10 and 16. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on December 6.

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Deep Purple

The legendary British rock band will be joined by Blue Öyster Cult at Manchester Arena, London’s O2 Arena, Glasgow’s SSE Hydro, Leeds’ First Direct Arena, and Birmingham Arena. The new dates are part of The Long Goodbye Tour which kicked off in 2017 and stopped off in Europe, North America and Japan. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on December 6.

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All Points East featuring Kraftwerk

Kraftwerk will play a 50th anniversary show at next year’s All Points East in London, taking over the main East Stage with digital surround sound, 3D animations and robotics on May 29. They’ll be preceded by sets from Iggy Pop, Johnny Marr, the Orb, Chromatics, Anna Calvi, Kim Gordon, Grandmaster Flash, Jehnny Beth and John Maus, with more still to be announced.

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Gerry Cinnamon

The Scottish singer-songwriter will perform at Birmingham’s Resorts World Arena, Cardiff Castle, Brighton Centre, Sheffield’s FlyDSA Arena, Alexandra Palace in London, Manchester Arena and Cork’s Irish Independent Park ahead of his previously announced hometown show at Glasgow’s Hampden Park on July 18. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on December 6.

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Michael Bolton

The American singer has lined up 13 shows during October and November, including stops at Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena, Hull’s Bonus Arena, Brighton Centre, Glasgow’s SEC Armadillo, Birmingham’s Resorts World Arena and London’s Royal Albert Hall. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on December 6.

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Jeff Dunham

The American ventriloquist will bring his Seriously? Tour to Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena, SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Birmingham’s Resorts World Arena, London’s O2 Arena, and Leeds’ First Direct Arena between May 13 and 17. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on December 6.

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Also announced this week:

Robbie Williams, UB40, Dionne Warwick, Billy Ocean, Orbital, Simple Minds, Luke Evans, Noel Gallagher, Rick Astley, Polaris, Jack Savoretti, the Undertones, the Australian Pink Floyd Show, the Rifles, the Four Tops, the Temptations, Carly Rae Jepson, Diana Ross, McFly, Van Morrison, David Gray, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Paw Patrol Live!, Sinead O’Connor, the National, the Libertines, AMP London, the Hoosiers, John Grant, Rachel Parris, Phil X and the Drills, Fontaines DC and more. Head here for a full list and to find your tickets.

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On This Day In Music: Happy Birthday Eddie Vedder!

On December 23, 1964 Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder was born. Happy birthday Eddie!

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Tour Of The Week: Pearl Jam

Pearl Jam have lined up two shows in London next summer. Click here to compare and buy Pearl Jam tickets at Stereoboard.com.

The grunge icons will return to the UK  for two nights at the O2 Arena in London on June 18 and 19 as part of a wider European tour. The shows will be their only UK appearances of the year.

Pearl Jam Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Mon June 18 2018 – LONDON O2
Tue June 19 2018 – LONDON O2

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Pearl Jam, Taylor Swift, Nickelback, The Killers, Sounds Of The City, Andrea Bocelli, Nashville In Concert and more…

PEARL JAM

The grunge legends will return to the UK next summer for two nights at the O2 Arena in London on June 18 and 19 as part of a wider European tour. The shows will be their only UK appearances of the year. Tickets go on general sale at 11am on December 8.

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TAYLOR SWIFT

Taylor Swift has added a second show at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on June 9, Croke Park in Dublin on June 16 and Wembley Stadium in London on June 23 to her Reputation tour due to demand. Tickets go on sale at 9am on December 8.

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NICKELBACK

The Canadian rockers will be joined by special guests Seether at arena shows in Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Birmingham, Nottingham and London, where they’ll hit the O2 Arena on May 11. Tickets go on sale at 10am on December 8.

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THE KILLERS

The Las Vegas band, who released ‘Wonderful Wonderful’ back in September, will head over for summer shows at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea on June 23 and the Macron Stadium in Bolton on July 13, alongside UK and European festival sets.

The band have been confirmed as headliners of next year’s Isle Of Wight Festival and TRNSMT in Glasgow, where they’ll top the bill on July 8, with synth-pop trio Chvrches and Franz Ferdinand also set to perform. Tickets for all dates go on sale beginning 9am on December 8.

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SOUNDS OF THE CITY with Shed Seven, Haçienda Classical, Levellers, Rag’n’Bone Man, Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott

Shed Seven, Levellers, Rag’n’Bone Man and Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott are among the acts announced for Manchester’s Sounds Of The City series next summer. Also set to head to Castlefield Bowl are Haçienda Classical, New Model Army, Elvis Costello, Reverend and the Makers, the Twang and Stereo MCs. Tickets go on sale at 10am on December 8.

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ANDREA BOCELLI

The Italian tenor will perform at the 3Arena in Dublin on October 31, followed by a date at the O2 Arena in London on November 2. Ticket go on sale at 10am on December 8.

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NASHVILLE IN CONCERT

TV stars Clare Bowen, Chris Carmack, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson and Sam Palladio will return to UK arenas in 2018 for a farewell tour, with April dates confirmed in Birmingham, Leeds, Glasgow, Manchster, Cardiff and London. Tickets are on sale at 9am on December 8.

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Also announced this week

Milk Teeth, Converge, A-Ha, The The, Katie Melua, Billy Ocean, MGMT, Tokio Myers, Black Foxxes, Arcane Roots, Yes Lad, Mist, Jonas Blue, Walk Off The Earth, Damien Dempsey, X Ambassadors, Damage, Hardy Caprio, John Cooper Clarke, The Bluetones, Alex Lahey, The Hubbards, Lotto Boyzz, Elli Ingram, Holding Absence, Loathe, Modern Life If War, Savage Messiah, NF, Angel Olsen, Picture This, Mahalia, Aurora, MisterWives, Stefflon Don, Earthless, Dodie, Open Mike Eagle, Bryde, METZ, The Fallen State, Bonafide, Rae Morris, Jonathan Wilson, Playboi Carti, Nathaniel Rateliff, White Room, LA Witch, Beth Orton, Katherine Jenkins, Heritage Live, Hardwell, Levellers, The Manor, Hopsin, The Texas Gentlemen, High Contrast, The Word Alive and many more!

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This Week’s New Releases: Miley Cyrus, Wolf Alice And Propagandhi

This week there is a massively mixed bag of new albums on offer. Miley Cyrus has put out her new record, which boasts a collaboration with Dolly Parton, Wolf Alice have finally followed up ‘My Love Is Cool’ and Propagandhi are back with their first album for five years.

If none of that floats your boat, check out some more new releases below.

Barns Courtney – ‘The Attractions Of Youth’ (Virgin EMI)

Benjamin Clementine – ‘I Tell A Fly’ (Virgin EMI)

Ben Frost – ‘The Centre Cannot Hold’ (Mute)

David Crosby – ‘Sky Trails’ (BMG)

David Gilmour – ‘Live At Pompeii’ (Columbia)

Demi Lovato – ‘Tell Me You Love Me’ (Polydor)

Four Tet – ‘New Energy’ (BMG)

Hurts – ‘Desire’ (Columbia)

Ibeyi – ‘Ash’ (XL Recordings)

Jamie Lawson – ‘Happy Accidents’ (Gingerbread Man Records)

J Roddy Walston And The Business – ‘Destroyers Of The Soft Life’ (ATO Records)

Jessica Lea Mayfield – ‘Sorry Is Gone’ (ATO Records)

Michael Jackson – ‘Scream’ (MJJ/Sony)

Miley Cyrus – ‘Younger Now’ (RCA)

Monolord – ‘Rust’ (Riding Easy)

Pearl Jam – ‘Let’s Play Two – Live’ (Virgin EMI)

Primus – ‘The Desaturating Seven’ (ATO Records)

Propagandhi – ‘Victory Lap’ (Epitaph Records)

Protomartyr – ‘Relatives In Descent’ (Domino)

Shania Twain – ‘Now’ (Virgin EMI)

Torres – ‘Three Futures’ (4AD)

Wolf Alice – ‘Visions Of A Life’ (Dirty Hit)

The World Is A Beautiful Place And I Am No Longer Afraid To Die – ‘Always Foreign’ (Epitaph Records)

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On This Day In Music: Happy Birthday Carrie Underwood, Emeli Sande and Rick Rubin!

On March 10, 1983 country star Carrie Underwood was born. She shares her birthday with singer-songwriter Emeli Sandé, as well as record producer Rick Rubin, producer/rapper Timbaland and Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament. Happy birthday all!

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Steps, Eminem, Gorillaz, Jamiroquai, Lady Antebellum, Eddie Vedder And Alt-J

STEPS

Steps have announced their comeback with news of a new album, ‘Tears On The Dancefloor’, plus winter arena shows in London, Dublin, Belfast, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Liverpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Brighton, Bournemouth, Nottingham, Cardiff, Birmingham and Manchester. Tickets are on sale at 9am on March 10, priced £32.50/£40.00 plus fees.

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EMINEM

Eminem will perform as part of this year’s Glasgow Summer Sessions at Bellahouston Park on August 24, with support from Run The Jewels, Danny Brown and Russ. Tickets on general sale at 10am on March 10, priced £59.00 plus fees.

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GORILLAZ

Gorillaz will make their live comeback by headlining their own Demon Dayz festival at Dreamland theme park in Margate, Kent on June 10. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on March 10, priced £60.00 plus fees and include free admission to the amusement park.

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JAMIROQUAI

Alongside their stop at London’s O2 Arena on June 24, which forms part of the venue’s 10th anniversary series, Jay Kay and band will call at Manchester Arena and Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena in early November. Tickets are on sale at 9am on March 10, priced £37.50 plus fees.

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LADY ANTEBELLUM

The country trio will support their upcoming sixth album, ‘Heart Break’, out on June 9, with shows in Manchester, Dublin, Glasgow, Birmingham and London in October. Tickets are on sale at 9am on March 10, priced between £28.50 and £58.50 plus fees.

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EDDIE VEDDER

Pearl Jam vocalist Eddie Vedder will be joined by special guest Glen Hansard for two nights at the Eventim Apollo in London on June 6 and 7, another at Dublin’s 3Arena on June 9 and a performance at Cork’s Live At The Marquee on June 11. Tickets are on general sale at 9am on March 10, priced from £55.00 plus fees.

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ALT-J

Alt-J will play London’s O2 Arena on June 16 as part of the venue’s 10th birthday celebrations. The band have also just announced a new world tour behind their upcoming third LP, ‘Relaxer’, out on June 9. Tickets are on general sale at 10am on March 10, priced from £26.00 plus fees.

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Top Tours This Week!!

Steps

Steps will return this year with a new album entitled ‘Tears On The Dancefloor’ followed by arena shows in London, at the O2 Arena and SSE Arena Wembley, plus further stops in Dublin, Belfast, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Liverpool, Newcastle, Leeds, Brighton, Bournemouth, Nottingham, Cardiff, Birmingham and Manchester. The Vengaboys will open.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on March 10, priced £32.50/£40.00 plus fees.


Gorillaz

Gorillaz will make their live comeback by headlining their own Demon Dayz festival at Dreamland theme park in Margate, Kent on June 10.
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Tickets go on general sale at 9am on March 10, priced £60.00 plus fees and include free admission to the amusement park.


Eddie Vedder

Pearl Jam vocalist Eddie Vedder has lined up a mix of headline dates and festival sets across the UK and the continent, including two nights at the Eventim Apollo in London on June 6 and 7, another at Dublin’s 3Arena on June 9 and a performance at Cork’s Live At The Marquee on June 11. Special guest at the headline shows will be Glen Hansard.
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Tickets are on general sale at 9am on March 10, priced from £55.00 plus fees.


Alt-J

Alt-J will play London’s O2 Arena on June 16 as part of the venue’s 10th birthday celebrations. The band have also just announced a new world tour behind their upcoming third LP, ‘Relaxer’, out on June 9.
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Tickets are on general sale at 10am on March 10, priced from £26.00 plus fees.


Jamiroquai

Alongside their stop at London’s O2 Arena in June, which forms part of the venue’s 10th anniversary series, Jay Kay and band will call at Manchester Arena and Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena at the start of November.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on March 10, priced £37.50 plus fees.


HIM

The Finnish goth-metallers will draw a line under things following winter UK farewell shows in Glasgow, Nottingham, Manchester and London, with stops in US and Finland set to be announced shortly.
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Tickets are on sale now, priced from £27.50 plus fees.


Lady Antebellum

The country trio, who will put out their sixth album, ‘Heart Break’ on June 9, have inked in stops in Manchester, Dublin, Glasgow, Birmingham and London for October.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on March 10, priced between £28.50 amd £58.50 plus fees.


Legends Live

The Legends Live tour, featuring Suzi Quatro, David Essex, the Osmonds and Hot Chocolate, will call in Glasgow,
Birmingham, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, London, Brighton and Cardiff during October.
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La La Land In Concert

A screening of the multi Academy Award-winning musical La La Land will be accompanied by a 60-piece orchestra at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall, Bristol’s Colston Hall, York’s Barbican, Birmingham’s Symphony Hall, Edinburgh’s Usher Hall and Dublin’s Bord Gáis Energy Theatre between September 21 and 28.
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Also announced this week, so far

Thurston Moore, Kiefer Sutherland, Alice Cooper, J Hus, Craig David, Mayday Parade, Will Heard, Tom Grennan, Lazy Day, Russell Brand, Gold Class, Bootsy’s Rubber Band, Speech Debelle, Boston Manor, Paul Zerdin, Razorlight, Yonaka, Gurr, The Tide, Steve Winwood, Gojira, THEY., Fatherson, Lau, The Coathangers, High Tyde, The Courtneys, Brent Cobb, Shriekback, Vok, The Smith Street Band, Bryan Adams, The Afghan Wigs, The Internet, Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul and more!

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