American singer-songwriter and guitarist Jared James Nichols and British rock band The Bad Flowers are thrilled to announce that they will be supporting Stone Broken on their February/March 2018 UK Tour.  The tour starts at the Brighton Haunt on Thursday 22nd February.

Planet Rock will start an exclusive 48-hour ticket pre-sale on Wednesday 25th October.  Tickets can be purchased via http://bit.ly/2gCIO5V.  Tickets will go on general sale on Friday 27th October via MyTickethttp://bit.ly/2y1BxEA.

The Wisconsin-born, Los Angles based singer and guitarist, Jared James Nichols, releases his new album “Black Magic” on Friday 27th October via Listenable Records. All tracks on the new album were recorded at The Boneyard in Boston as well as Johnny Depp’s home studio in Los Angeles and produced and co-written by Tony Perry and Jared James Nichols. Over the past four years Jared has built up a solid  reputation as a stunning heavy edged blues rock act and stage beast, having shared stages with the likes of ZZ Top, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Zaak Wylde, Glenn Hughes, Walter Trout, Blue Oyster Cult, UFO and Saxon.

The Bad Flowers formed from the depths of the Black Country in 2014 comprised of lead vocalist and guitarist, Tom Leighton, whose signature riffs, fuzz emotive guitar and pure vocals have distinctive sound unlike anybody else. Bassist Dale Tonks provides a deep heavy groove and tasty bass runs that underpins Karl Selickis’ chest pumping drums and impeccable rhythmic feel. The band will release a new single “Secrets” in January to support the release of their debut album, “Starting Gun“, released on February 16th, 2018. The band just finished supporting The Picturebooks on their recent UK tour.

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Glenn Hughes is pleased to announce his UK tour dates for January and February 2017.  Tickets for go on sale to the general public from 10am Friday 25th November and can be booked online from myticket.co.uk and www.seetickets.com. Special guests on all UK shows is Stone Broken.

Says Glenn, “I am happy to announce my UK and European tour.  My team have been hard at work to make this happen, so my band and I can perform on this tour to promote my new album Resonate. All love and see you down the front.

For those of you who cannot wait until Friday to book your tickets online, Planet Rock is running a 48-hour ticket pre-sale from today from – http://bit.ly/2gf96p3.

The tour follows the 4th November release of Glenn’s 12th studio album ‘Resonate‘ which has received across-the-board rave reviews and reached #6 in the Official UK Rock Album Chart.  The album includes the single ‘Heavy‘ featuring Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers) on drums.  The album also features Soren Anderson (guitar), Pontus Engborg (drums) and Lachy Doley (keyboards).

A true vocal and musical icon of our times, in the past couple of years Glenn has concentrated on his solo career. Sold out crowds were the order of the day, while touring non-stop throughout 2015, with shows in South America, Europe, UK, Japan and Singapore.  In 2015 the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced that Deep Purple including MKIII, were to be inducted after several previous nominations over the years – a culmination of a 40+ years career which saw Glenn leave his indelible mark in several musical endeavours and bands, including Trapeze, Deep Purple, Hughes/Thrall, his collaborations with Gary Moore, Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi and most recently with Black Country Communion and California Breed.

Tour Dates:

Tickets on sale to the general public from Friday 25th November from myticket.co.uk, www.seetickets.com

Friday 20 January                             The Riverside, Newcastle
Saturday 21 January                        Islington Assembly Hall, London

Monday 23 January                         The Robin 2, Bilston

Tuesday 24 January                         The Garage, Glasgow
Thursday 26 January                       Rescue Rooms, Nottingham
Friday 27 January                             O2 Academy 2, Manchester
Sunday 29 January                           Sub 89, Reading
Monday 30 January                         The Junction, Cambridge
Wednesdy 1 February                   The Church, Leeds
Thusday 2 February                        The Fleece, Bristol

 

 

 

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Californian rock trio Idlewar have unveiled the video for ‘Glory‘, the latest track to be released from their extremely well received debut album, ‘Impulse‘.

There’s less than two weeks to go before the Californians make their live debut in the United Kingdom, and this new music video features Idlewar at rehearsal, jamming songs in preparation for a UK tour with Stone Broken, and their slot at this year’s SOLD OUT Rockstock on the 3rd of December.

With the release of ‘Impulse’ and last year’s ‘DIG IN’ ep, Idlewar are fast becoming renowned for their materials groove laden riffage and incredibly rich hooks, whilst the lyrics reflect on topics that are more than ever relevant to society today. “Glory is about being aware of perilous times and preparing for them by becoming better people. We don’t need to idolize martyrs or appease the masses. People just need to be the best version of themselves. If we all did that together, we’ll be able to overcome the darkness.” (James Blake – vocals / bass).

Tour Dates:

24th Nov – NORWICH – Brickmakers Arms

25th Nov – SHEFFIELD – The Corporation

26th Nov – LONDON – The Black Heart (SOLD OUT)

28th Bov – BRIGHTON – The Hope And Ruin

29th Nov – NEWCASTLE – The Cluny

30th Nov – EDINBURGH – Bannermans

1st Dec – MANCHESTER – Rebellion

3rd Dec – PLANET ROCKSTOCK (SOLD OUT) – Idlewar only

Tickets: http://www.idlewar.com/event/2016-uk-tour-dates-ticket-links/

Idlewar’s debut album ‘Impulse‘ is out now via PHD, with the CD available to buy in-store at HMV, and online at Amazon, iTunes, and all other good digital retailers.

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