Top Tickets This Week: Post Malone, BST Hyde Park, Adam Lambert, The Strokes, Louis Tomlinson, Beck, Jeff Beck, Alanis Morissette, Bryan Adams and more

Post Malone

The American vocalist is the latest headliner announced for this year’s BST Hyde Park in London, performing on July 2 with guests to be revealed in the coming months. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on February 14.

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Adam Lambert

Following a set at Manchester Pride on August 30, the powerhouse vocalist will headline the SSE Arena Wembley in London on September 1. Tickets for London go on general sale at 9am on February 14, while tickets for Manchester Pride are already on sale.

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The Strokes

The New York band will perform at London’s Roundhouse on February 19, following the announcement of their upcoming album ‘The New Abnormal’, out on April 10. The band will also be playing shows across Europe next week, with stops lined up in Berlin, Paris and Belfast. Tickets go on general sale at 1pm on February 14.

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Louis Tomlinson

The former One Direction member will take his solo World Tour to Scarborough Open Air Theatre on August 15. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on Februray 14. Pre-sale tickets are available now.

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Beck

Beck will perform at Dublin’s Trinity College on July 5 as part of the venue’s summer series, followed by shows at Manchester’s O2 Victoria Warehouse and London’s O2 Academy Brixton. The gigs are part of a short European run that also includes stops in Paris, Vienna, Zurich and Rome. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on February 14.

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Jeff Beck

The legendary singer-songwriter and guitarist will call in Glasgow, Birmingham, York, Gateshead, Manchester, Sheffield, Cardiff and London, where he’ll perform two shows at the Royal Albert Hall, in May. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on February 14.

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Alanis Morissette

The Canadian-American singer-songwriter will unplug for a performance of 1995’s ‘Jagged Little Pill’ in its entirety at London’s O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on March 4. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on February 14.

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Bryan Adams

The Canadian rocker will bring his Shine A Light Tour to Aberdeen’s P&J Live on May 8 and Hull’s Bonus Arena on May 9, with tickets on general sale at 10am on February 14.

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Also announced this week:

JLS, My Chemical Romance, Deadmau5, the Big Moon, Jason Isbell, Conan Gray, Dave Chappelle, Jon Richardson, Bad Religion, Sepultura, Michael Kiwanuka, Lighthouse Family, Scotty McCreery, Enter Shikari, Major Lazer, Brand New Heavies, Tim Burgess, Sleeper, the Bluetones, Tangerine Dream, Jessie Reyez, Ronan Keating, Kodaline and more. Head here for a full list and to find your tickets.

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This Week’s Top Tickets: The 1975, Guns N’ Roses, Post Malone, Gods Of Rap II Feat. Nas, DMX, Jeff Lynne’s ELO, Sting, Tom Jones, Black Stone Cherry, Stereophonics, Lauv and more

The 1975

The alt-pop band will headline London’s Finsbury Park on July 11, joined by special guests Charli XCX, Clairo, Pale Waves, Phoebe Bridgers, and Cavetown, with more acts to be announced in the coming weeks. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on January 31. Pre-sale tickets are available now.

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Guns N’ Roses

The legendary rock band will perform at Glasgow Green on June 25, following their previously announced London shows and stops across mainland Europe. Tickets go on general sale from 9am on January 31.

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Post Malone

The American vocalist, who released ‘Hollywood’s Bleeding’ in 2019, will perform at Glasgow Green on June 30. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on January 31.

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Gods Of Rap II

Nas will be joined by DMX, the Lox and Gang Starr will come together at Manchester Arena, London’s O2 Arena and Birmingham Arena on April 23, 24 and 25, respectively on the second Gods Of Rap UK tour this April. All shows will be hosted and presented by Just Blaze. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on Friday, January 31.

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Jeff Lynne’s ELO

The legendary band, who released ‘From Out Of Nowhere’ in November, have lined up arena shows in Birmingham, Manchester, Belfast, Dublin, Glasgow and London, where they’ll play two nights at the O2, during October. The From Out Of Nowhere Tour also includes performances in Oslo, Stockholm, Herning, Hamburg, Berlin, Cologne, Munich and Amsterdam between September 19 and October 2. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on January 31.

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Sting

The former Police vocalist will bring his My Songs Tour to the London Palladium for three nights, performing on September 17, 18 and 19. Support will come from Cruel Hearts Club. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on January 31.

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Tom Jones

The legendary vocalist will call in Hull, Darlington, Plymouth, Inverness, Telford, Paddock Wood, Newmarket, Carlisle Edinburgh and Norwich between June 13 and August 16. Tickets go on sale at 9am on January 31, except for Newmarket which goes on sale the same day at 8am. Head here for pre-sale tickets.

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Black Stone Cherry

The Kentucky Rockers have announced a UK tour for October, calling in Southampton, Bristol, Manchester, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Newcastle, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham, Cardiff, Nottingham and London, where they’ll perform at the Royal Albert Hall on October 14. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on January 31.

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Stereophonics

The Welsh rockers will perform at Bught Park in Inverness on July 11 and Vaynol Park in Bangor on July 25. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on January 31. Head here for pre-sale tickets.

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Lauv

Lauv will bring his How I’m Feeling World Tour to the O2 Academy Birmingham, O2 Academy Glasgow, Manchester Academy and O2 Academy Brixton in London during November. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on January 31.

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Also announced this week:

My Chemical Romance, Massive Attack, All Points East festival, Queen and Adam Lambert, the Fratellis, Keane, Yungblud, Sparks, the Used, Belle and Sebastian, Viva La Divas, Tom Rush, Passenger, the Stranglers, the Von Bondies, Royal Blood, Gerry Cinnamon, Sam Fender, Toots and the Maytals, Edinburgh Summer Sessions, Parklife Festival, Wireless Festival, Nerina Pallot, Cast, Alan Carr, Dead Ringers Live and more. Head here for a full list and to find your tickets.

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Top Tickets This Week: Mumford And Sons, Richard Ashcroft, Olly Murs, Post Malone, Ed Sheeran, Muse, Lana Del Rey, Fastlove: A Tribute To George Michael, Gladys Knight and more

Mumford and Sons

Mumford and Sons will support their upcoming fourth album, ‘Delta’, with stops across the UK and Ireland throughout November including a London show at the O2 Arena. The band also travel North America, Australia, New Zealand and continental Europe into spring 2019. Tickets go on sale at 9am local time on October 12.

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Richard Ashcroft

Richard Ashcroft will hit the road for a UK tour next spring, calling in Portsmouth, Cardiff, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Hull, Birmingham, Doncaster, Leicester and London between April 19 and May 5. The former Verve frontman, who is touring behind his fifth solo album, ‘Natural Rebel’, out on October 19, also has a string of previously confirmed shows lined up for the autumn. Tickets for the spring dates go on sale at 9.30am on October 12.

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Olly Murs

The pop giant will support the release of his upcoming album, ‘You Know I Know’, out on November 9, with a massive arena tour in May and June, including a date at Gloucerster’s Kingsholm Stadium and two London shows at the O2 Arena. Tickets go on general sale at 9.30am on October 12.

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Post Malone

The American vocalist, who released ‘Beerbongs & Bentleys’ in April, has lined up spring dates in Dublin, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester and London, where he will perform at the O2 Arena. He will also play shows throughout Europe between February 22 and March 11. Tickets go on general sale from 9am on October 12.

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Ed Sheeran

Sheeran will wrap up his record-breaking Divide tour at Ipswich’s Chantry Park on August 26, following three previously announced homecoming shows at the venue alongside two dates at Leeds’ Roundhay Park. Tickets for the final date will go on sale at 10am on October 12.

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Muse

The rock trio, whose upcoming album ‘Simulation Theory’ is out on November 9, will play the iconic Royal Albert Hall in London on December 3. The charity show will benefit the Prince’s Trust, with general sale beginning at 9am on October 12.

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Lana Del Rey

The singer, who recently returned with new tracks Mariners Apartment Complex and Venice Bitch, will perform at Dublin’s Malahide Castle on June 22. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on October 12.

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Fastlove: A Tribute To George Michael

Direct from London’s West End, tribute act Joseph Sansome, aka Fastlove, will bring to life a respectful and moving tribute to the late great George Michael at 14 specially selected shows. The concerts are promised to be bigger than ever, featuring new songs, video walls and George Michael’s very own saxophonist, Ed Barker, performing songs including I Can’t Make You Love Me and I Knew You Were Waiting, Careless Whisper, Outside, One More Try and I’m Your Man!

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Gladys Knight

The soul legend will follow up her previously announced shows in Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, London, Bournemouth, Nottingham and Glasgow, with stops at Liverpool’s EchoTwo arena on July 3 and Cardiff’s Motorpoint Arena the following day. Tickets for the new dates go on sale at 9am on October 12.

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Also announced this week:

The Cure, Marillion, George Ezra, Joe Jackson, Band of Skulls, Ward Thomas, Cub Sport, The Vamps, Hobo Johnson, Greywind, Beans on Toast, Wreckless Eric, Simply Dylan, The Undertones, Radkey, The Wailers, Sundara Karma, 10cc, Electric Six, Octavian, Brass Against, Ry X, Decapitated, Greta Van Fleet, The Bootleg Beatles, Leo Sayer, Circa Waves, P.O.D., Alien Ant Farm, Ricky Gervais, Emarosa, Chastity, Giorgio Moroder, Chip, Du Blonde, Alex Vargas, Kris Barras Band and more. Head here for more information and to find your tickets.

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This Week’s New Releases: Janelle Monáe, Speedy Ortiz And Willie Nelson

There’s plenty to fill your boots with this week! Janelle Monáe’s hightly anticipated new album is finally here, Speedy Ortiz have put out the follow up to ‘Foil Deer’, and Willie Nelson has released his new record just two days ahead of his 85th birthday.

Still want more? There’s a buttload below.

Anne-Marie – ‘Speak Your Mind’ (Major Toms/Asylum)

The Beat Escape – ‘Life Is Short The Answer’s Long’ (Bella Union)

Blossoms – ‘Cool Like You’ (Virgin EMI)

Boss Keloid – ‘Melted On The Inch’ (Holy Roar)

Cold Cave – ‘You & Me & Infinity’ EP (Heartworm Press)

DMA’s – ‘For Now’ (BMG)

Dylan Carlson – ‘Conquistador’ (Sargent House)

Foreigner – ‘Foreigner With The 21st Century Orchestra & Chorus’ (EarMUSIC via Absolute)

Grouper – ‘Grid Of Points’ (Kranky)

Godsmack – ‘When Legends Rise’ (Spinefarm)

Half Waif – ‘Lavender’ (Cascine)

Janelle Monáe – ‘Dirty Computer’ (Bad Boy)

Matt Cardle – ‘Time To Be Alive’ (Columbia)

Poo Bear – ‘Poo Bear Presents: Bearthday Music’ (UMG)

Post Malone – ‘Beerbongs & Bentleys’ (Republic/Island)

Okkervil River – ‘In The Rainbow Rain’ (ATO)

Speedy Ortiz – ‘Twerp Verse’ (Carpark Records)

Spielbergs – ‘Distant Star’ EP (By The Time It Gets Dark)

Twin Shadow – ‘Caer’ (Reprise)

Van Morrison and Joey DeFrancesco – ‘You’re Driving Me Crazy’ (Exile/Sony)

We Are Scientists – ‘Megaplex’ (100%)

Wiley – ‘Godfather II’ (CTA)

Willie Nelson – ‘Last Man Standing’ (Legacy Recordings)

485C – ‘485C’ (Fierce Panda)

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This Week’s New Releases: J.Cole, Dec 99th And Neil Young

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The countdown to Christmas is well on its way and for some the presents have come early. This week you’ve got J.Cole following up ‘2014 Forest Hills Drive’, Yasiin Bey, fka Mos Def, and Ferrari Sheppard joining forces for ‘December 99th’, and Neil Young putting out his 37th studio album.

Check out the rest of our pick of this week’s new releases below:

Ab-Soul – ‘Do What Thou Wilt’ (TDE)

Black Surf- ‘Let’s Pretend It’s Summer | デラックスエディション’’

Dec 99th – ‘December 99th’

J. Cole – ‘4 Your Eyez Only’ (Polydor)

Neil Young – ‘Peace Trail’ (Warner Bros)

Post Malone – ‘Stoney’ (Universal/Island)

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