Newton Faulkner announces October UK tour – Birmingham info & tickets | Counteract | National News with a Local Edge | Counteract is a Birmingham based music magazine covering the latest and best news, reviews and interviews.
Brit nominated, acoustic guitar virtuoso Newton Faulkner has announced a UK tour this October. He will also release his single ‘Clouds’ on July 1, taken from his third album ‘Write It On Your Skin’ released on July 9. Newton wrote ‘Clouds’ in a garage in the LA sunshine with his brother Toby and Sam Farrar (Phantom Planet). The track sums up one of the over-riding themes of the album, which is “I know things appear to be bad now but they will get better”. Kicking off in Edinburgh on October 1, Newton will head out an extensive fourteen-date tour of the UK including Manchester, Leeds & London – plus a date right here in Birmingham on October 18. See below for full list of dates: October 1 // Edinburgh, Liquid Rooms 3 // Glasgow, O2 ABC 4 // Inverness, Ironworks 9 // Newcastle, O2 Academy 10 // Manchester, O2 Apollo 11 // Liverpool, O2 Academy 12 // York, Barbican 14 // Leeds, O2 Academy 15 // Oxford, New Theatre 16 // Leicester, O2 Academy 18 // BIRMINGHAM, O2 ACADEMY 19 // Bournemouth, O2 Academy 20 // Exeter, Great Hall 22 // London, O2 Shepherds Bush Empire Tickets go on sale this Friday (May 25) at 9am via gigsandtours.com.
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