Newly announced tours – October 8

Here are some of the latest tour and show announcements in the UK from all across the alternative music world! Lists updated each Friday.

Cold Years

Cold Years will be hitting the UK in November and December for a run of live shows!

The band said: “It feels like forever we’ve had to wait to take these songs on the road and these intimate shows are the perfect setting for us to reconnect with a live audience. We’ve been working hard on making sure that these are going to be the best Cold Years shows yet and it’s super exciting to finally play a lot of the songs from Paradise, as well as some brand new songs live for the first time.”



30 – Newcastle, Cluny 2


1 – London, The Grace

2 – Bridgend, Hobos

3 – Birmingham, Dead Wax

4 – Edinburgh, Mash House

As Sirens Fall

As Sirens Fall will be hitting three UK cities for headline shows in February.



10 – London, Black Heart

11 – Manchester, Star & Garter

13 – Glasgow, The Attic


Tool have added a second London date for their May tour after the first date sold out!

“It is with great pleasure I get to announce our return to the road,” said Danny Carey. “These past 18 months have been trying to say the least but from great trials come great lessons and great rewards. We are genuinely looking forward to sharing them with you.”



2 – Manchester, AO Arena Manchester
4  – Birmingham, Resorts World Arena
6  – Dublin,  3Arena
9  – London,  The O2 Arena – SOLD OUT
10 London, The O2 Arena

Narrow Head

Narrow Head will be in the UK in December for a tour. They will be supported by Chubby & the Gang!



03: Guildhall Studio – Portsmouth
04: Green Door Store – Brighton
05: The Waterfront – Norwich
06: Bodega – Nottingham
08: The Castle & Falcon – Birmingham
09: Belgrave Music Hall – Leeds
10: Think Tank – Newcastle Upon Tyne
11: King Tuts Wah Wah Hut – Glasgow
12: Club Ifor Bach – Cardiff
14: Yes – Manchester
15: Scala – London
17: Exchange – Bristol

Daniel Tompkins

TesseracT vocalist Daniel Tompkins has announced his first UK solo tour for January!

He will be on guitar and vocals, Amos Williams (TesseracT) on bass guitar, Mike Malyan (Monuments) on drums, Paul Ortiz (Chimp Spanner) on lead guitar and Pete Skipper (In Colour) on guitar.

Daniel said: “I’m both nervous and excited about the prospect of touring my solo album for the first time. This will be new territory performing both vocals and guitar live for the first time but sharing the stage with my very good friends Amos, Mike, Paul and Pete will be such a privilege. These shows will be an intimate experience full of high energy and I hope to see and meet you all there!”



Wed 26th – Bristol – Exchange

Thu 27th – Manchester – Deaf Institute

Fri 28th – Nottingham – Rescue Rooms

Sat 29th – London – Boston Music Room

Elizabeth Birt

October 8, 2021

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


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