ITB support tours 2016

ITB artists’ 2016 confirmed support tours summary (so far):

More info on all dates, artists and remaining tickets here.

Deftones announce new album ‘Gore’

Los Angeles-based rock band Deftones announce the release of their eighth album, Gore on Warner Bros Records, due out 08th of April 2016. The release will be their first since 2012’s critically acclaimed Koi No Yokan.

The band teased a 30-second clip for a limited time on their website yesterday. Watch it here.

Deftones headline London’s Wembley Arena on June 3rd ahead of summer festival performances including Download (UK and France), dual German festivals Rock am Ring/Rock I’m Park plus many more. All dates and remaining tickets here.

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LÅPSLEY announces UK and EU tour plus debut album

19 year old Southport-born singer/songwriter/producer and multi-instrumentalist, Holly Låpsley Fletcher, announces headline European and UK shows in March.

The emerging young talent, who is nominated for Best New Artist at February’s NME Awards, has also announced details of her highly-anticipated debut album ‘Long Way Home’, released on XL Recordings on March 4th.

Says Fletcher of the album: “It’s an autobiography of my emotions and events over the past year. Everything that’s happened, I’ve channelled in some way into a song – whether that’s the theme of a long distance relationship, or something that he’s said, or the way that I’ve felt, or an argument.”

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Adele and Laura Marling receive Brits nominations 2016

We’re proud to announce Adele (four awards) and Laura Marling (one award) have been nominated for Brit Awards 2016!

  • Adele: British Female Solo Artist; British Album of the Year (25); British Single (Hello); British Artist Video of the Year (Hello)
  • Laura Marling: British Female Solo Artist
The ceremony will take place at London’s 02 Arena on Wednesday, 24th February. Adele is due to perform live at the ceremony, to be broadcast live on ITV on February 25th.
Adele & Laura Marling agent contact: Lucy Dickins.

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Steve Zapp speaking at Eurosonic 2016

Senior ITB agent Steve Zapp will be feature on two panels at this year’s sold out Eurosonic Noorderslag in Groningen, The Netherlands  13th – 16th January 2016. Catch him here:

  •  The Agent Panel, Thu 14 Jan at 13:30 – 14:30 | info http://bit.ly/1Q5nRK0
  •  From Region via CEETEP to Eurosonic – a 10 Year Road Trip, Fri 15 Jan at 12:00 – 13:00 | info: http://bit.ly/1Oibis6

Now in its 30th year, Eurosonic Noorderslag is Europe’s premiere live music industry conference and showcase festival.

Performing live during the festival will be ITB’s Royce Wood Junior and Elias. More info here.

Royce Wood Junior agent contact: Chris Payne
Elias agent contact: Lucy Dickins

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Rod MacSween’s 2015 year in review

Just before Christmas ITB’s Managing Director Rod MacSween spoke to music industry bible Music Week magazine about his favourite releases, his highlight of 2015 (winning the Classic Rock VIP Award), plus his biggest hope for the music industry in 2016.

See Rod’s full roster of artists here.

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