Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 09/28/2015 - 18:46
Against Me! tell Sophie Eggleton why they love playing live
Ticketmaster Blogger, Sophie Eggleton, has been talking to Against Me! about what makes their live show so integral to the band.
Speaking backstage at Reading Festival, frontwoman Laura Jane Grace and drummer Atom Willard told how their live show influences their time in the studio.
"I love this band so much because it's not just the live thing," explained Atom. "The live thing is a huge, important thing and really hammers it home but the songs are still that good, if I can say so!"
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 09/28/2015 - 14:43
Did you catch Florence + the Machine on tour in the UK?
Talk of women on stage in recent months has been huge – why aren’t there more female-fronted or all-female bands, why aren’t more being put on festival bills, and so on – but what can never be taken away no matter the negativity being thrown around is the magic that is Florence Welch.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 09/28/2015 - 14:16
Gabrielle Aplin will tour the UK in early 2016
Gabrielle Aplin will tour the UK throughout January and February 2016, including a headline show at London's O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire.
Following rave reviews of her new album, Light Up The Dark, Gabrielle will head out on a massive 17-date tour of UK and Ireland early next year.
"Rather lovely… Gabrielle Aplin pens languid, soulful contemplation," says Mojo. While Q said, “She’s a real contender now," in their 4-star review. With GQ dubbing her "an acoustic queen for the digital age".
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 09/22/2015 - 13:59
Six more reasons to see Josh Groban live in the UK during his May 2016 tour
America’s finest ‘poperatic’ singer/songwriter and actor Josh Groban has announced a full UK tour in May 2016 based on his UK #1 album Stages.
His music is earnest and heartfelt and, well, he’s likely to musically woo your ageing aunt with renditions of Pure Imagination (from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) and Over The Rainbow (yeah, it’s tippy the cheesy scale), but there’s heaps more to Groban than meets the musical theatre eye.
Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 09/21/2015 - 20:56
Watch A Mouth Full Of Matches' new video for White Flags first here
UK rockers A Mouth Full Of Matches have just unveiled their new video for White Flags, exclusively on the Ticketmaster Blog.
The Manchester mob have been threatening to mould their sound into something totally irresistible for a little while now and this new video is easily their most accomplished work to date.
Comprising Tom, Helen, Jane, Mark and Laura, AMFOM continue to build on the solid foundations of their 2014 EP Smoke - produced by Grammy nominee Matt Hyde (Bullet For My Valentine, Slipknot, Funeral For A Friend).