Gig Guide: UK and Ireland tour date announcement round up for December 22

Welcome to the Gig Guide where we take a look at some of the recently announced tour dates for the UK and Ireland!

As December Falls

As December Falls will be back on tour early next year in support of grassroots venues.

They will be joined by Greywind and Artio.

Vocalist Bethany Hunter said: “We have always been an independent band, doing things our own way and having a blast doing it. We cut our teeth in grassroots venues playing to virtually no one and learning how to be a band. So we are SUPER excited to be playing this run of only independent venues including cities we’ve never been to.”


January  2024

28 – Birkenhead, Future Yard

29 – Milton Keynes, Craufurd Arms

30 – Tunbridge Wells, The Forum

31 – Norwich, The Waterfront

February 2024

2 – Leeds, Key Club

3 – Derby, The Hairy Dog


Spite will tour the U.K. in Europe with support from Bodysnatcher, Boundaries and Mouth of War.


April 2024

7 – London, o2 Islington Academy
8 – Manchester, Rebellion 
9 – Glasgow, Slay
10 – Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
11 – Bristol, The Fleece 
12 – Brighton, Revenge


Greywind will be on tour in the UK early next year! They will be performing some headline shows alongside their run supporting As December Falls!

The duo said: “We’re so excited to be touring the UK in Jan/Feb! These shows are going to be so special for us getting to debut new songs live and play in a bunch of new cities for the first time. 2024 is going to be a crazy year for us and we can’t wait to kick it off in the UK!”


January 2024

26 – Bristol, The Louisiana (Headline)

28 – Birkenhead, Future Yard (w/ As December Falls)

29 – Milton Keynes, Craufurd Arms (w/ As December Falls)

30 – Tunbridge Wells, The Forum (w/ As December Falls)

31 – Norwich, Epic Studios (w/ As December Falls)

February 2024

02 – Leeds, Key Club (w/ As December Falls)

03 – Derby Hairy Dog (w/ As December Falls)

06 – Glasgow, Audio (Headline)

08 – London, The Grace (Headline)


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Kasabian will be playing a special show in the UK this summer with support from Kaiser Chiefs!

The band said: “We are truly honoured to be playing Victoria Park in our beloved hometown, with all our people for summer solstice two. We cannot wait to get out there and play the biggest party of the summer with you all. See you in the mosh pit.”


July 2024

6 – Leister, Victoria Park

The Cadillac Three

The Cadillac Three will be on tour in the UK and Ireland in May.

The band said: “We are excited to fly ‘The Years Go Fast’ tour across the pond in 2024! We’ve been plotting and planning for a long time to make this the best tour yet.

“We’re bringing our dear friend and special guest, Stephen Wilson Jr., and are excited to introduce you to Willy Cobb. To top it all off, we are headlining Highways at the Royal Albert Hall! We can’t wait to see you next May!”


May 2024

4 – Dublin, The Academy
5 – Belfast, Limelight
8 – Glasgow, O2 Academy
9 – Newcastle, NX
11 – Manchester, Academy
12 – Leeds, O2 Academy
14 – Nottingham, Rock City
16 – Cardiff, Tramshed
17 – London, Royal Albert Hall (headlining Highways Festival)


Lunars will be performing a special show in the UK next year! It will be celebrating the release of forthcoming single No Way in Hell!


February 2024

16 – London, Underworld

Ocean Alley

Credit: Kane Lehanneur

Ocean Alley will be back in the UK for two shows in September.

The band said: “We love playing in the UK, the crowd always brings it, and we can’t wait to be back in 2024! We’ll have more shows announced for the UK & EUR very soon as well!”


September 2024

20 – Manchester, Academy

21 – London, Roundhouse

Janes Addiction

It’s been eight years since Janes Addiction were last in the U.K. and Europe on a headline tour but they will be back in 2024!

Perry Farrell said: “Tonight the Jane’s camp is over the moon, as we’re finally able to announce UK, European headline, and festival shows. It has been far too long- my Janes Addiction family!  We can’t wait to see your faces again, (well look at you).. singing songs, and soaring to the moon in a new rocket. Togetherness- roll on 2024!”


May 2024

23 – 26 – Bearded Theory Festival
27 – London, Roundhouse
29 – London, Roundhouse
31 – Glasgow, Barrowland

2 – Manchester, O2 Apollo
28 – Summer Series at Trinity College Dublin

Bloc Party

Bloc Party will be performing a special show in London to celebrate 20 years as a band. They will be performing Silent Alarm and their greatest hits.

Support will come from The Hives, Friendly Fires, The Mysterines and Connie Constance.

Kele Okereke of Bloc Party says: “We’ve been having so much fun playing shows over the past year, so it makes sense to do something special for old and new fans, celebrating twenty years of Bloc Party. We heard from a lot of people that they couldn’t get tickets for the Silent Alarm gigs, so a one-off summer party playing that and the bangers feels like the right thing to do.” 


July 2024

7 – London, Crystal Palace Park

Sugar Horse

Sugar Horse will be in the UK for a show in February as support for LLNN.


February 2024

03 – Boston Music Room, London

Knocked Loose

Credit: Perri Leigh

Knocked Loose will be back in the U.K. as part of their Europe tour next year!


March 2024

4 – Birmingham, O2 Institute
5 – Glasgow, SWG3
6 – Manchester, O2 Ritz
7 – Bristol, SWX
9 – Leeds, Project House
10 – London, O2 Forum

Orbit Culture

Orbit Culture will be in the UK on tour in March!


March 2024

06 – Glasgow, Cathouse
07 – Bristol, Exchange
08 – Manchester, Rebellion
09 – Birmingham, Asylum
10 – London, The Underworld

Elizabeth Birt

December 22, 2023

Band management assistant. Goth princess and lover of all things music and sport.


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