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The Shires Join Edinburgh Summer Sessions Line Up

Wednesday, 09 May 2018 Written by Jon Stickler

The Shires have joined the bill for the Edinburgh Summer Sessions.

The country duo will perform on August 11 with support from Newton Faulkner, Catherine McGrath and Andy Brown. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on May 11.

The series will take over Princes Street Gardens during August, with Tom Jones, Bastille, Rag'n'Bone Man, Paloma Faith, Kasabian, and Brian Wilson also on the bill for the series.

The Shires, who released 'Accidentally on Purpose' last month, embark on a UK tour this weekend.

The Shires Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Sat May 12 2018 - GUILDFORD G Live Guildford
Sun May 13 2018 - BOURNEMOUTH Bournemouth Pavilion
Mon May 14 2018 - CARDIFF St David's Hall
Wed May 16 2018 - BRISTOL Colston Hall
Fri May 18 2018 - LONDON Royal Albert Hall
Sat May 19 2018 - FOLKESTONE Leas Cliff Hall
Sun May 20 2018 - SHEFFIELD Sheffield City Hall
Tue May 22 2018 - IPSWICH Ipswich Regent Theatre
Wed May 23 2018 - CAMBRIDGE Cambridge Corn Exchange
Thu May 24 2018 - OXFORD New Theatre Oxford
Sun May 27 2018 - GLASGOW Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Mon May 28 2018 - GATESHEAD Sage Gateshead
Wed May 30 2018 - CARLISLE Carlisle Sands Centre
Thu May 31 2018 - YORK York Barbican
Fri June 01 2018 - BIRMINGHAM Symphony Hall
Sun June 03 2018 - STOKE Victoria Hall
Mon June 04 2018 - LIVERPOOL Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
Tue June 05 2018 - LLANDUDNO Venue Cymru
Wed June 06 2018 - MANCHESTER Bridgewater Hall
Fri June 08 2018 - NOTTINGHAM Royal Concert Hall Notts
Sat June 09 2018 - BRIGHTON Brighton Dome
Sun June 10 2018 - BASINGSTOKE Anvil
Sat August 11 2018 - EDINBURGH Princes Street Gardens
Sat August 25 2018 - CHEPSTOW Chepstow Castle

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