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Music news round up: w/e 31 August

With their new single 'You Wanna Know' out on October 13th, Don Broco have announced an eight-date UK tour later this year. Tickets are on sale now and full details are as follows:

29-Nov Leeds, Met Uni
30-Nov Liverpool, O2 Academy
01-Dec Cardiff, Cardiff Uni Great Hall
02-Dec Exeter, Lemon Grove
04-Dec Birmingham, The Institute
05-Dec Glasgow, O2 ABC
06-Dec Manchester, The Ritz
07-Dec London, Roundhouse


Brian McFadden will release new single 'Time To Save Our Love' on September 29th, his first studio single in eight years. The track was co-written by Brian and Ben Cullum.


Frankie Rose has revealed the second song off her forthcoming Fat Possum debut, Herein Wild, a cover of The Damned's 'Street Of Dreams'.

She supports White Lies later this year:

3 December - 02 Academy - Newcastle
4 December - 02 ABC - Glasgow
6 December - Academy - Manchester
7 December - Rock City - Nottingham
8 December - 02 Academy - Bristol
10 December - Roundhouse - London
14 December - UEA - Norwich
15 December - The Institute - Birmingham


Charli XCX will play:

20th Sept - Manchester MEN Arena (supporting Paramore)
21st Sept - Cardiff Arena (supporting Paramore)
23rd Sept - Birmingham LG Arena (supporting Paramore)
24th Sept – Nottingham Capital FM Arena (supporting Paramore)
27th Sept – London (supporting Paramore)
28th Sept – London (supporting Paramore)
30th Nov – London Islington Academy


This October sees the return of Radkey, a trio of brothers from Missouri, mid-west America who crashed into the UK for the first time in July earlier this year. October 14th sees the release of their second EP entitled Devil Fruit. Check out lead track ‘Romance Dawn’ below.

The band have also announced their first full UK tour, kicking off October 1st with rocking duo Drenge, plus a headline slot at the Black Heart in Camden on October 17th before winding up with a support to Pure Love on the 19th.

October Tour Supporting Drenge:

1st Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
2nd Brickyard, Carlisle
3rd The Cluny, Newcastle
4th King Tuts, Glasgow
5th Non Zero's, Dundee
7th East Village Arts Club, Liverpool
8th Cavern, Exeter
9th Green Door Store, Brighton
11th Sound & Vision Festival, Norwich
12th Bodega Social Club, Nottingham
14th Portland Arms, Cambridge
15th Roadhouse, Manchester
16th Sugarmill, Stoke
17th Blackheart, Camden - Headline Show
18th SWN Festival, Cardiff- Festival
19th Billingsgate Market, London Supporting Pure Love


Originally released on May 22nd last year via eOne Music Canada, Hawk vs. Pigeon is the latest buzz bomb from bass masher Rob Higgins and fellow co-vocalist Niva Chow who, together, form Dearly Beloved. The duo will be touring the UK during September and Aporia Records will be releasing a special redux of the album in the UK later this year.

UK Tour Dates
Sept. 7: Southampton, UK @ Joiner’s
Sept. 8: Bristol, UK @ 02 Academy 2
Sept. 9: London, UK @ Barfly
Sept.10: Manchester, UK @ Alter Ego
Sept. 11: Sheffield, UK @ The Corporation
Sept. 12: Glasgow, SCO @ Garage 2
Sept. 13: Edinburgh, SCO @ Liquid Rooms


23rd September sees the release of an extended edition of the hugely successful debut solo album Back On The Streets by Gary Moore. Released in 1978 this was the first authentic solo record by the British blues-rock guitarist legend featuring Thin Lizzy bassist/vocalist Phil Lynott and drummer Brian Downey. This special edition comprises the full original album plus bonus B-sides and alternate versions, fully endorsed by his estate. Re-mastered by Andy Pearce and featuring an updated booklet with liner notes by writer and journalist Malcolm Dome.

1. Back On The Streets
2. Don't Believe A Word (with Phil Lynott vocal)
3. Fanatical Fascists
4. Flight Of The Snow Moose
5. Hurricane
6. Song For Donna
7. What Would You Rather Bee Or A Wasp
8. Parisienne Walkways (with Phil Lynott vocal)

Bonus Tracks:

9. Track Nine (taken from ')Back On The Streets' 7" Single B-Side
10. Spanish Guitar - Phil Lynott vocal 7" Single
11. Spanish Guitar - Gary Moore vocal 7" Single
12. Spanish Guitar - Instrumental 7" Single B-Side


The king of hellbilly, Mr. HANK3 himself, has announced a triple-threat of new releases, hitting stores on September 30th. HANK3 will release a brand new double country album, entitled Brothers Of The 4x4, and a single punk album, entitled A Fiendish Threat, with his new project 3.. Brothers Of The 4x4 will also be available as a single LP vinyl version and A Fiendish Threat will be available as a double LP vinyl version.


Steve Ignorant with Paranoid Visions will release When…? on November 11th on Overground Records.

The collaborators are performing the album in its entirety at London's Boston Arms on November 9th with support from Zounds, The Cravats and Craig Temple.


Moby and Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne have teamed up for the video for 'The Perfect Life' which was shot in L.A with Coyne and Moby dressed up as a Mexican mariachi band. The video will be premiered on September 3rd, details to be announced. Watch the teaser below.

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