Lower Than Atlantis have announced their biggest headline UK tour yet

Lower Than Atlantis have announced their biggest UK headliner tour ever for March 2017. Tickets go on general sale Friday September 2nd at 9am – all details here.

The UK quartet will kick off the eight date run in Norwich on March 9th before hitting cities including Manchester, Leeds and Newcastle, with their penultimate date at London’s iconic Brixton Academy.

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Courteeners announce November UK tour + new single

Courteeners announce a UK tour in November 2016 and have released new single, ‘No One Will Ever Replace Us’ today (30 August).

The Manchester quarte will hit the road for a string of shows around the country between the 10th – 25th of November, taking in Stoke on Trent, Southampton, London, Bristol, Norwich, Birmingham, Liverpool, Glasgow, Newcastle, Nottingham, Carlisle, and Leeds. All dates and info here.

ITB artist The View will be the main support in Glasgow. Tickets on general sale 9am Friday 2nd September.

November

The announcement comes off the back of their stunning Reading and Leeds Festivals shows as well as the recent announcement of their fifth album, Mapping The Rendezvous, out October 28th.

The 11-track album was produced by Joe Cross, written in Paris and recorded in Bath, Loch Ness and Manchester. ‘No One Will Replace Us’ is the second song the band have shared from the album following the first single, ‘The 17th’, in August.

Watch their full set from Reading here.

Agent contact: Steve Zapp

 

Biffy Clyro announce UK arena tour

Biffy Clyro have announced a UK arena tour for November/December 2016. Support for the tour will come from acclaimed, emo heroes’ Brand New. The UK leg of the tour starts in previously announced Belfast before it heads to their native Scotland on November 29th, culminating in a date at London’s O2 Arena on December 8th.

This weekend the band headline Leeds and Reading Festival plus Glasgow’s Summer Sessions, the latter two of which are both sold out! All dates and ticket info, including autumn European ‘Ellipsis Tour’ dates can be found here.

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Wintersleep to tour Europe and the UK

Canadian band Wintersleep announce an autumn European and UK tour. The dates start in the Netherlands on September 18th, finishing in the UK at London’s The Lexington on October 15th 2016. The tour includes an appearance at Hamburg’s Reeperbahn Festival.

The tour is to promote the Juno Award-winning group’s sixth album The Great Detachment,  produced by Tony Doogan (Belle & Sebastian, Mogwai) – out now on Dine Alone Records. Watch the video for ‘Amerika‘, and listen to the new single ‘Spirit’, both taken from the album.

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ITB artists’ support dates August 2016 – February 2017

ITB artists’ 2016 + 2017 confirmed support tours summary (so far):

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

ITB Tours

Guns N’ Roses add Japan and Australia dates in 2017

Guns N’ Roses will bring their ‘Not in This Lifetime’ reunion tour to Japan and Australia in early 2017.

The band, featuring reunited members Axl Rose, guitarist Slash and bassist Duff McKagan​, will play one date in Osakatwo dates in Tokyo in Japan in January 2017, followed by five shows across two weeks in Australia in February. The band will call in at Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth.

Read more via Billboard.

Japan January

Tickets for the Japanese dates on general sale at 10am on September 25th; Australian dates are on general sale beginning at 12pm on August 26.

All dates and ticket info, including autumn 2016 Latin American dates, can be found here.

Agent contact: Rod MacSween

Australia February

 

 

Courteeners announce new album, ‘Mapping The Rendezvous’

Courteeners have announced a new album entitled Mapping The Rendezvous, which will be released on 28th October 2016, their first for Ignition Records.

The Middleton outfit have given fans a taste of their fifth studio release with the single ‘The 17th’, out now. Watch the karaoke version here.

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The Hyena Kill announce UK headline tour

The Hyena Kill will hit the road for a UK tour this autumn. The announcement follows an incredible appearance at last weekend’s Bloodstock Festival.

The Manchester duo, Steven Dobb and Lorna Blundell, head to Sheffield, Leeds, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Liverpool, Southampton, Birmingham, London, Bath and Milton Keynes between the 09th and 20th of October 2016.

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ITB staff, artists and managers nominated for Live UK Music Awards 2016

Congratulations to all ITB artists, managers and staff nominated for Live UK Music Business Awards 2016. Now in its seventh year, the awards recognise excellence in the UK’s contemporary live music industry.

Readers of LIVE UK and people working across the wider music industry are entitled to vote in any number of categories and for any number of nominees – vote here.

AGENT OF THE YEAR
Lucy Dickins
Steve Zapp

UNSUNG HERO
Ann Jackson – SRLV Accountants (Manager – UK & Entertainment Team, overseeing ITB’s accounts since November 1993)

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BEST FESTIVAL PERFORMANCE 
The Who – Isle of Wight Festival, headline performance
Adele – Glastonbury Festival, headline performance
The Xcerts – 2000 Trees Festival

BREAKTHROUGH ARTISTE 
Public Service Broadcasting

SPECTACTLE 
Adele – The O2 London, eight sold-out shows

artists nominations

ARTISTE MANAGER OF THE YEAR 
Conrad Murray and Dave Salmon – SJM Management (Courteeners)
David Manders – Liquid Management (Public Service Broadcasting)
Dee Bahl & Paul Craig – 1554 Management/Nostramo (Biffy Clyro)
Jonathan Dickins – September Management (Adele)

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New signings to the ITB roster

We’re proud to welcome the following artists who have recently joined the ITB roster:

For their forthcoming gigs, keep an eye on our tour calendar.

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