This Week’s New Releases: Zayn, Sleaford Mods And You Me At Six

Things are slowly picking up, with some big hitters dropping some very highly anticipated records on just the third week of the new year! Zayn has put out his third solo LP, having only announced it a week ago, Sleaford Mods have followed up 2019’s ‘Eton Alive’, and You Me At Six have dropped studio album #7.

Not your cup of tea? Head below for some more new releases.

Ashnikko – ‘DEMIDEVIL’ (Parlophone)

Beach Bunny – ‘Blame Game’ EP (Mom + Pop Music)

Buck Meek – ‘Two Saviors’ (Keeled Scales)

Emma Ruth Rundle / Thou – ‘The Helm Of Sorrow’ EP (Sacred Bones)

Frank Iero and the Future Violents – ‘Heaven Is A Place, This Is A Place’ EP (UNFD)

Kate Davis – ‘Strange Boy’ (Solitaire)

Midnight Sister – ‘Painting The Roses’ (Jagjaguwar)

Pom Poko – ‘Cheater’ (Bella Union)

Shame – ‘Drunk Tank Pink’ (Dead Oceans)

Sleaford Mods – ‘Spare Ribs’ (Rough Trade)

Various Artists – ‘The Influencers: Forever Who We Are (A Tribute To Saves The Day)’ (True State Entertainment)

You Me At Six – ‘SUCKAPUNCH’ (You Me At Six/AWAL Recordings)

Zayn – ‘Nobody Is Listening’ (RCA)

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Top Tickets This Week: Sleaford Mods, Shame, The Human League, Craig David, Chris Ramsey, Alan Carr and more

Sleaford Mods

Sleaford Mods have confirmed shows in Manchester, Glasgow, Dublin, Newcastle, Liverpool, Oxford, Nottingham, Cardiff, Bristol, London and Brighton between November 17 and December 3, 2021. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on January 15, the same day they drop their new LP, ‘Spare Ribs’.

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Shame

The London post-punks will kick off an autumn UK tour at Cardiff’s Tramshed on November 9 and conclude it at SWX in Bristol on November 26. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on January 15, the same day they release their new album, ‘Drunk Tank Pink’.

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The Human League

The Human League have added a Bath show to their winter tour plans following the closure of the Oasis Leisure Centre in Swindon. The synth-pop legends will play the Forum in Bath on the same date they were due to play in Swindon, December 14. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on January 15, with priority access being given to those who bought tickets for the Oasis.

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Craig David

Craig David has rescheduled his Hold That Thought Tour for a second time due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The vocalist has rearranged the UK arena run to spring 2022 and announced new TS5 shows in Glasgow and Newcastle. He also has a string of dates in the diary for the summer. Original tickets will be honoured, and the remaining tickets are on sale now.

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Chris Ramsey

Chris Ramsey has rescheduled his upcoming spring UK shows to 2022 due to the coronavirus pandemic. He will now call in London, Basingstoke, Dartford, Grimsby, Scunthorpe, Durham, Loughborough, Buxton, Stockport, Blackburn, Crewe, Doncaster, Middlesbrough, Carlisle, Coventry, Bedford, Dorking, Guildford, Reading, Portsmouth, Yeovil, Dudley, Huddersfield, Nottingham, Arbroath, Falkirk, Aberdeen, Leicester, Shrewsbury, Dunstable, Poole, Leamington Spa, Isle Of Man, Isle Of Wight, Manchester, Hull, Harrogate, Birmingham, Sheffield, Cardiff and Glasgow between February 4 and May 17, 2022. Original tickets remain valid and the remainder are on sale now.

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Alan Carr

Due to demand, the comedian will take his Not Again, Alan! Tour to London’s Eventim Apollo on October 7 and 8, 2022. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on January 15.

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Also announced this week:

  • Combichrist will embark on the Europe Not My Enemy Tour in summer 2021
  • You Me At Six have announced an online event for January 16.
  • Adam Lambert has announced two global livestream shows at the Roxy Theatre in Los Angeles on January 29.
  • Ash have rescheduled their 25th anniversary UK and Ireland shows to spring 2021 in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Josh Widdicombe has rescheduled his tour of the UK, which will now kick off in April 2021 and run until spring 2022.
  • Sir Michael Parkinson has announced An Evening With autumn UK tour.

Head here for a full list and to find your tickets. Check our rolling guide to cancelled and postponed events here.

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This Week’s Top Tickets: Stevie Wonder, The Killers, Will Young, Lighthouse Family, Sleaford Mods, Skunk Anansie, Tom Walker, Zara Larsson, Kelly Jones, Machine Head, David Blaine and more

Stevie Wonder at British Summer Time Hyde Park

Stevie Wonder has been confirmed as the final headliner for this year’s British Summer Time series in London, topping the bill on July 6 following a set from very special guest Lionel Richie. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on March 29, priced from £75 plus fees. Head here for pre-sale tickets.

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The Killers

The Las Vegas band will take over Ormeau Park as part of Belfast’s Belsonic series on June 25,with special guest Lewis Capaldi. They’ll also play against the backdrop of Cardiff Castle on June 28, the day before their headline appearance on Glastonbury Festival’s Pyramid Stage. Tickets for the Welsh show go on sale at 9am/9.30am respectively on March 29.

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Will Young

The singer has lined up over 20 dates throughout October, following up the release of his new album ‘Lexicon’, out on June 14. Stops include Torquay, Cardiff, Brighton, Newcastle, Glasgow, Edinburgh, and London, where he’ll perform at Hammersmith’s Eventim Apollo. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on March 29.

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Lighthouse Family

The duo will support their first album in 18 years, ‘Blue Sky In Your Head’, with an autumn UK tour, calling in Birmingham, Glasgow, Newcastle, Nottingham, Halifax, Manchester, Bexhill-On-Sea, Bournemouth and London, where they’ll finish up the run at the Palladium on November 11. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on March 29.

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Sleaford Mods

The duo, who released ‘Eton Alive’ in February, will perform at Hammersmith’s Eventim Apollo in London on November 15. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on March 29.

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Skunk Anansie

Having already sold out shows in London, Manchester and Bristol, the band have confirmed additional stops in Brighton, Bournemouth, Cambridge, Leeds, Glasgow, Newcastle, Nottingham and Cardiff during August and September. They’ll be joined by Liverpool noise punks Queen Zee on all dates. Tickets for the new shows go on general sale at 9am on March 29.

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Tom Walker

The singer-songwriter, who scooped the Brit Award for Best British Breakthrough Act last month, will get his autumn trek underway on October 24 at London’s O2 Academy Brixton before heading to Liverpool, Cardiff, Norwich, Dublin, Swindon, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, and Birmingham. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on March 29.

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Zara Larsson

The Swedish pop vocalist will play Manchester’s Albert Hall on May 21 and London’s Electric Brixton on May 22, ahead of her set at BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on March 29, priced from £22.50 for Manchester and £25 for London plus fees.

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Kelly Jones

The Stereophonics frontman has lined up solo shows in June and July, calling in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Sheffield, Liverpool, Cardiff, Brighton, Bath, Cambridge, Birmingham, Manchester, Nottingham and London, where he’ll play the Eventim Apollo. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on March 29.

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Machine Head

Following an extensive European run, the band will bring their ‘Burn My Eyes’ 25th anniversary celebrations to Manchester, Glasgow, Belfast, Dublin and London, where they’ll play the O2 Academy Brixton, during November. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on March 29.

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David Blaine

The world famous magician, illusionist and stunt artist will bring his Real Or Magic Tour to six cities, Edinburgh, Dublin, Manchester, Birmingham, Bournemouth, and London, where he’ll play Hammersmith’s Eventim Apollo on June 18 and 19. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on Friday, March 29.

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Also announced this week:

Jake Clemons, Joe and Brandy, White Lies, Squeeze, the Mersey Beatles, Easy Life, Cassia, Penguin Cafe, Peter Perrett, Maximo Park, Nick Offerman, the B-52s, Billy Ocean, Gossip, Belle and Sebastian, Brothers Osborne, Thompson Square, Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly, Feeder, Ash, Alabama 3, Tape Face, Static-X, Kip Moore, Kris Barras Band, Death Grips and more. Head here for a full list and to find your tickets.

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This Week’s New Releases: American Football, Sleaford Mods And Du Blonde

It’s another stacked week of new releases. American Football are back with ‘LP3’, Sleaford Mods have followed up 2017’s ‘English Tapas’ and Du Blonde has put out the spectacular ‘Lung Bread For Daddy’. Still want more? Fill your boots below.

Adia Victoria – ‘Silences’ (Canvasback/Atlantic)

American Football – ‘American Football (LP3)’ (Big Scary Monsters)

Badflower – ‘OK, I’m Sick’ (Big Machine Records/John Varvatos Records)

Blood Youth – ‘Starve’ (Rude Records)

The Claypool Lennon Delirium – ‘South Of Reality’ (ATO UK)

Cochemea – ‘All My Relations’ (Daptone Records)

Desperate Journalist – ‘In Search Of The Miraculous’ (Fierce Panda Records)

Diplo – ‘Europa’ EP (Mad Decent/Because Music)

Dream Theater – ‘Distance Over Time’ (InsideOut)

Drenge – ‘Strange Creatures’ (Infectious/BMG)

Du Blonde – ‘Lung Bread For Daddy’ (Moshi Moshi)

Feels – ‘Post Earth’ (Wichita)

The Gloaming – ‘The Gloaming 3’ (Real World Records)

James Yorkston – ‘The Route To The Harmonium’ (Domino)

Julia Jacklin – ‘Crushing’ (Transgressive)

Kehlani – ‘While We Wait’ (TSNMI / Atlantic)

Last In Line – ‘II’ (Frontiers Records)

Lil Pump – ‘Harverd Dropout’ (Warner Bros. Records Inc.)

Lily & Madeleine – ‘Canterbury Girls’ (New West Records)

Martin Frawley – ‘Undone At 31’ (Merge Records)

Murray A. Lightburn – ‘Hear Me Out’ (Dangerbird Records)

Offset – ‘Father Of 4’ (Quality Control Music/Motown Records/Capitol)

Overkill – ‘The Wings Of War’ (Nuclear Blast)

Pom Poko – ‘Birthday’ (Bella Union)

Sleaford Mods – ‘Eton Alive’ (Extreme Eating Records)

Telekinesis – ‘Effluxion’ (Merge Records)

Vandoliers – ‘Forever’ (Bloodshot Records)

Woahnows – ‘Young and Cool’ (Specialist Subject)

Yola – ‘Walk Through Fire’ (Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch)

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Tour Of The Week: Sleaford Mods

Sleaford Mods have lined up an autumn headline tour. Sleaford Mods tickets are on sale now, priced £18.50/£22.50 plus fees.

The duo, who have just put out ‘English Tapas’, will call at London’s O2 Academy Brixton on September 22 before heading to Newcastle, Lincoln, Sheffield, Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, Cardiff, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton, Brighton, Cambridge, Norwich and Nottingham between October 5 and November 9.

Sleaford Mods Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows:

Fri September 22 2017 – LONDON O2 Academy Brixton
Thu October 05 2017 – NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE Northumbria University Students Union
Thu October 19 2017 – LINCOLN Engine Shed
Fri October 20 2017 – SHEFFIELD O2 Academy Sheffield
Sat October 21 2017 – MANCHESTER Academy 1
Wed October 25 2017 – LEEDS Beckett Students Union
Thu October 26 2017 – BIRMINGHAM O2 Institute
Fri October 27 2017 – CARDIFF Y Plas
Sat October 28 2017 – BRISTOL O2 Academy Bristol
Thu November 02 2017 – EXETER Lemon Grove
Fri November 03 2017 – SOUTHAMPTON Southampton University Students Union
Sat November 04 2017 – BRIGHTON Dome
Tue November 07 2017 – CAMBRIDGE Corn Exchange
Wed November 08 2017 – NORWICH UEA
Thu November 09 2017 – NOTTINGHAM Rock City

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This Week’s New Releases: Ed Sheeran, Grandaddy And Sleaford Mods

We said last week was bonkers and, well, this week the madness continues! Ed Sheeran has finally followed up 2014’s ‘x’, Grandaddy have returned with their first new material since 2006’s ‘Just Like The Fambly Cat’ and Sleaford Mods have released the highly-anticipated ‘English Tapas’.

If none of that floats your boat then cast your eye over the below selection.

Alexis Taylor – ‘Listen With(out) Piano’ (Moshi Moshi)

Alice Jemima – ‘Alice Jemima’ (Sunday Best Recordings)

Alison Krauss – ‘Windy City’ (Decca)

Blanck Mass – ‘World Eater’ (Sacred Bones)

Bleached – ‘Can You Deal?’ EP (Dead Oceans)

Ed Sheeran – ‘÷’ (Asylum/Atlantic Records)

Fránçois and the Atlas Mountains – ‘Solide Mirage’ (Domino)

Grandaddy – ‘Last Place’ (Columbia)

Methyl Ethel – ‘Everything Is Forgotten’ (4AD)

Minus The Bear – ‘Voids’ (Suicide Squeeze Records)

ShitKid – ‘EP 2’ (PNKSLM Recordings)

Sleaford Mods – ‘English Tapas’ (Rough Trade)

Strong Asian Mothers – ‘Animal’ EP (self-released)

Temples – ‘Volcano’ (Heavenly)

Why? – ‘Moh Lhean’ (Joyful Noise Recordings)

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Top Tours This Week!!

V Festival

P!nk and Jay Z will headline this year’s V Festival with Rudimental, Craig David, Jess Glynne, Pete Tong’s Ibiza Classics, Ellie Goulding, Stormzy, George Ezra, Jason Derulo, Madness, Sean Paul, Dizzee Rascal, Sigma, James Arthur, Clean Bandit, Gorgon City and many more also set to perform at Hylands Park in Chelmsford and Weston Park in Staffordshire on August 19 and 20.
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Tickets go on general sale at 9am on March 3, priced from £89.00 plus fees.


Sleaford Mods

Sleaford Mods, who release ‘English Tapas’ on March 3, will call at London’s O2 Academy Brixton on September 22 before heading to Newcastle, Lincoln, Sheffield, Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, Cardiff, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton, Brighton, Cambridge, Norwich and Nottingham between October 5 and November 9.
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Tickets go on general sale at 9am on March 3, priced £18.50/£22.50 plus fees.


The Maccabees

The Maccabees will play warm up dates in Birmingham, Glasgow and Newcastle before their farewell shows this summer.
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Tickets for the new shows will go on general sale at 9am on March 3, priced £30.00 plus fees.


Gabrielle Aplin

Gabrielle Aplin will tour the UK this autumn, with stops planned in Glagsow, Manchester, Cambridge, Brighton, Bristol and London between October 18 and 26.
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Tickets will go on general sale at 9am on March 3, priced £16.50/£19.00 plus fees.


Michael Kiwanuka

The British soul singer-songwriter will head to Birmingham, Salford, Perth, York, Liverpool, Exeter and Brighton between October 16 and 24, following up a run of previously confirmed dates this spring.
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Tickets will go on general sale at 10am on March 3, priced £17.50/£19.50/£22.50 plus fees.


Bad Religion

Bad Religion will play London’s O2 Forum and the O2 Academy Bristol prior to headlining this year’s Rebellion Festival in early August.
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Tickets for the band’s headline dates go on general sale at 9am on March 3, priced £20.00/£25.00 plus fees.


The Next Step

The Next Step live show will return to venues in Dublin, Bristol, Plymouth, Ipswich, Bournemouth, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Blackpool, York and Liverpool during May and June.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on March 3, priced from £31.00/£41.00 plus fees.


Erasure

Erasure have announced May headline shows in Glasgow, Manchester and London prior to opening for Robbie Williams this summer.
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Tickets are on sale at 10am on March 3, priced £35.00/£37.50 plus fees.


Phil Collins

Phil Collins will call at Liverpool’s Echo Arena on June 2, prior to his run at the Royal Albert Hall and shows at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium and London’s Hyde Park.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on March 3, priced £65.00 plus fees.


Tom Jones

Tom Jones has confirmed new summer shows at Canterbury’s Spitfire Ground on July 8 and Glasgow’s Kelvingrove Park on August 6 as part of the Summer Night At The Bandstand series.
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Tickets on general sale at 9am on March 3, priced £35.00/£60.00 plus fees.


Dreamworks Animation In Concert

Dreamworks Animation in Concert, which will see music from films including Shrek and Madagascar played by a symphony orchestra alongside big screen projections, will head to Belfast, London, Glasgow, Cardiff, Liverpool and Birmingham during November and December.
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Tickets are on sale at 10am on March 3, priced £24.50 plus fees.


Also announced this week, so far

Band Of Horses, Primal Scream, The Flaming Lips, Insane Clown Posse, Sigur Ros, Tony Bennett, Gary Numan, Brian Wilson, Will Varley, Minus The Bear, Madball, Thurston Moore, Madina Lake, The Selecter, The Beat feat. Ranking Roger, Tennis, Muna, Betsy, Diane Birch, Jake Miller, The Jackobins, Lisa Mitchell, Andrew Combs, Michelle Branch, Marika Hackman, Future Islands, Isaac Gracie, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Simon Amstell, Mothership, Into The Ark, Animals As Leaders, John Wilson, Paul Draper, Wilderness Festival, Latitude Festival, Longitude Festival, Sigrid, Indigo Velvet, Tycho, C Macleod, Telepathy, Straight Lines, Electric Six, Froth, Natives, Ulrika Spacek, John Mayall, Petrol Girls, Vader, Full of Hell, Bat Sabbath (Cancer Bats) and more!

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Pre-Sale Tickets: Sleaford Mods and Creamfields Presents Steel Yard Feat. Axwell And Ingrosso

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SLEAFORD MODS

Nottingham’s Sleaford Mods have added a second hometown show at Rock City on November 4, in addition to their already confirmed November 3 show, plus stops in Glasgow, Dublin, Belfast, Newcastle, Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool, Brighton, Coventry, Bristol and London. Tickets for the new date are on pre-sale at 9am on September 1, 24 hours ahead of general sale, priced from £15.00 plus fees.

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CREAMFIELDS PRESENTS STEEL YARD FEAT. AXWELL AND INGROSSO

Having debuted the 20,000 capacity superstructure at last weekend’s Creamfields, the festival’s organisers will bring a one off Steel Yard event to Trafalgar Dock in Liverpool on November 26 with Axwell and Ingrosso set to perform. Early bird tickets are on pre-sale at 10am on September 1, 24 hours ahead of general sale, priced at £40.00 plus fees.

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Pre-Sale Tickets: Sleaford Mods

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SLEAFORD MODS

The Nottingham duo, who put out ‘Key Markets’ last year, will hit the road this autumn for a UK tour. In addition to a hometown show at Rock City they have also lined up dates in Glasgow, Newcastle, Leeds, Manchester, Brighton, Coventry, Bristol and London during October and November. Tickets are on pre-sale from 9am today, 48 hours ahead of general sale on Friday, priced at £15.00, plus fees.

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