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UK Round-Up 22/01/2011
|UK Round-Up 22/01/2011|
01/21/11 at 11:25 AM by Andy Biddulph
Foo Fighters are to play London's Wembley Arena as part of the 2011 NME Awards. The 'NME Awards Big Gig' is scheduled for the 25th of February, with support coming from Cee Lo Green, Band Of Horses and No Age. Tickets are available here.
A video of Deaf Havana playing new song 'You Are Beautiful' in a session for the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show can be seen here.
Motorhead, Mastodon, In Flames and Parkway Drive have been confirmed for July's Sonisphere Festival.
This summer's Hevy Festival will take place from the 5th-8th of August at Port Lympne Wild Animal Park in Kent.
Don Broco's video for 'Beautiful Morning' can be seen here.
Andy Copping, booker for the 2011 Download Festival, has announced that 20 bands set to play the festival will be announced early next week.
The Xcerts have revealed plans to release a five-track EP. "Stairs To The Noise: The Scatterbrain EP" will be released on the 7th of March. Details and a short interview with the band are available here.
A demo of a new Futures track entitled 'Say My Name' can be heard here.
Little Comets' forthcoming album, "In Search Of Elusive Little Comets", is streaming in its entirety on the band's Facebook page. The album itself will be released on the 31st of January.
The opening track from Lower Than Atlantis' new album, entitled'(Motor)Way Of Life', has been posted on the band's Facebook BandPage.
You Me At Six's new video for 'Rescue Me', which features Chiddy Bang, can be seen here.
The artwork and tracklisting for "Welcome Home Armageddon", Funeral For A Friend's new album, have been posted here.
Architects' new album, entitled "The Here And Now", will be released on the 23rd of January (this Monday).
Franz Nikolay, formerly of The Hold Steady, apparently guests on Frank Turner's forthcoming album.
Straight Lines have begun recording their second studio album. The band have posted a video studio blog here.
Mannequin are a new band comprised of former members of Fate Fell Short and Wait For A Weekend.
Hope. Break. Legend. have posted a short teaser for their forthcoming EP on their Facebook BandPage.
Glamour Of The Kill's debut album, "The Summoning", will be released on the Sunday.
A teaser for Our Final Hour's forthcoming video can be seen here.
NME Awards Big Gig (Featuring: Foo Fighters, Cee Lo Green, Band Of Horses and No Age)
25th London Wembley Arena
The Wonder Years (SUPPORT: Save Your Breath)
19th University of Buckingham
20th Kingston Peel
The Boxer Rebellion (SUPPORT: We Are Augustines)
3rd Edinburgh Cabaret Voltaire
4th Leeds Cockpit
5th Northampton Roadmender
6th Manchester Ruby Lounge
8th Bristol Fleece
9th Birmingham Temple, HMV Institute
10th London Heaven
23rd Cheltenham Frog & Fiddle
24th Portsmouth Edge of the Wedge
25th London Bull & Gate
26th Sheffield Bungalows & Bears
27th Leeds Brudenell Social Club
28th Bristol The Croft
29th Guildford Boileroom
Revoker & Holy Grail (Co-headline) (SUPPORT: G.U. Medicine)
16th Birmingham O2 Academy 3
17th Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach
18th Prestatyn Hammerfest
19th Coventry Kasbah
20th Manchester Roadhouse
21st Sheffield Corporation
22nd Newcastle O2 Academy 2
23rd Glasgow King Tut's
24th Leeds Cockpit
25th Nottingham Rock City Basement
26th Oxford Academy 2
27th Southampton Joiners
28th London Barfly