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UK Music Round-Up (01/29/12)

Posted by - 07:04 AM on 01/29/12
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07:04 AM on 01/29/12
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UK Music Round-UpFestival News
Hevy Festival have made their first line-up announcement. This year's festival will include: Converge, Will Haven, Protest The Hero, Deaf Havana, A Wilhelm Scream, Verse, The Chariot, Deez Nuts, Set Your Goals, Trapped Under Ice, Pianos Become The Teeth, Balance and Composure, Sharks, Last Witness and Crocus.

The latest batch of bands for Nottingham's Hit The Deck Festival have been announced. Added to the original line-up were: Cancer Bats, Arse Full Of Chips, Bat Sabbath, Bury Tomorrow, Campus, The Dangerous Summer, Heights, I Am The Avalanche, Perry Bryan (Acoustic), Rolo Tomassi, Spycatcher, Straight Lines, TRC, Verses and William Bailey (Acoustic).

The King Blues, Kids In Glass Houses and Modestep will headline this year's Redfest. Young Guns, Crowns, Don Broco and Straight Lines are also amongst the bands added this week. Head here to see the line-up in full.

Canterbury and Fei Comodo have been added to the line-up for Takedown Twenty Twelve in Southampton.

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Lower Than Atlantis have signed to Island Records. Head here to see their video for "If The World Was To End" and here to watch a tour diary from the band's recent UK tour.

See a video of Twin Atlantic performing "Free" live here.

Watch Me Vs Hero's video for "My Warren Sense Is Tingling" here. The band will begin to record demos for their new album next month.

Head here to listen to a new track from Blood Red Shoes entitled "Cold". Details on the duo's forthcoming album can be found here.

Fighting Fiction will release their self-titled debut album on the 27th of February through Xtra Mile Recordings.

Kyoto Drive's drummer Chris has left the band. See their tour diary from their recent tour with Mae and Rookie Of The Year here.

Click here to see Heights' video for "Dead Ends".

A Wolf At Your Door Records' third unsigned showcase can be heard here.

MiMi Soya have broken up.

Adam Barnes is giving away a free track. Grab "Come Undone" here.

Head here to check out The Skints' video for "Ratatat". The band's next album, Part & Parcel, will be released on the 9th of April.

Adelaide will release new EP We Came Here To Win on the 1st of February.

The title track from Straight Lines' forthcoming album Freaks Like Us is up for free download here. The band have also posted a "making of" clip from the filming of their video for "Half Gone".

Tiger Please will be releasing latest album They Don't Change Under Moonlight on vinyl.

Watch Fixers' video for "Iron Deer Dream" here.

I'll Stay In Memphis are giving away their Faultline EP on their facebook page.

Far Out Records will release their 2012: End Of The World mixtape soon.

See Jumping Ships' video for "Movers and Shakers" here.

Hey! Alaska drummer Richy has left the band.

Autumn In Disguise have posted a video for "Here Is The Light".

Life Goes On are giving away their self-titled EP for free.

The Ocean's Eyes have released their video for "Room Of Red".

Head here to see Brotherhood Of The Lake's video for "The World To Me".

Talk To Angels release their new single "Hickory Dickory" on Monday (tomorrow).

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Tours
Blink 182
(SUPPORT: The All-American Rejects)
June
7th Birmingham NIA (w/ Four Year Strong)
8th London O2 Arena (w/ Four Year Strong)
9th London O2 Arena (w/ Twin Atlantic)
12th Dublin O2 Arena (w/ Four Year Strong)
13th Belfast Odyssey Arena (w/ Four Year Strong)
15th Manchester MEN Arena (w/ Twin Atlantic)
16th Birmingham LG Arena (w/ Twin Atlantic)
17th Sheffield Motorpoint Arena (w/ Twin Atlantic)
19th Newcastle Metro Radio Arena (w/ Twin Atlantic)
20th Glasgow SECC (w/ Twin Atlantic)
July
7th Bournemouth BIC (w/ The Blackout)
10th Cardiff Motorpoint Arena (w/ The Blackout)
11th Nottingham Arena (w/ The Blackout)
12th Liverpool Echo Arena (w/ The Blackout)

Hot Water Music
(SUPPORT: Sharks & Hildamay)
May
2nd London Old Blue Last

Into It. Over It.
May
28th Glasgow Berkeley Suite
29th Manchester Castle
30th Birmingham Hare & Hounds
31st London Slaughtered Lamb
June
1st Kingston Cricketers

The Wonder Years (SUPPORT: I Am The Avalanche)
April
23rd Kingston Peel

Lostprophets
April
15th Dublin Olympia
16th Belfast Ulster Hall
19th Liverpool O2 Academy
20th Manchester Academy
21st Leeds O2 Academy
23rd Birmingham O2 Academy
24th Aberdeen Music Hall
25th Glasgow O2 Academy
27th Newcastle O2 Academy
28th Cardiff Arena
30th Nottingham Rock City
May
1st Cambridge Corn Exchange
2nd Southampton Guildhall
4th London Brixton O2 Academy

Red City Radio (SUPPORT: Leagues Apart *No LA)
April
30th Milton Keynes Crauford Arms
May
1st Glasgow Stereo
2nd Manchester Star & Garter
3rd Nottingham Rock City Basement
4th Southampton Unit*
5th Brighton Hydrant
6th Tunbridge Wells Forum
7th Bristol Croft*
8th London Old Blue Last

Ceremony
March
19th Kingston Fighting Cocks
20th London XOYO
21st Bristol Fleece
22nd Nottingham Rock City Basement
23rd Manchester Moho
24th Leeds Well

The Devil Wears Prada (SUPPORT: Last Witness & Brotherhood of the Lake)
February
2nd Cardiff Great Hall 2
3rd Stoke Sugarmill
4th Manchester Academy 3
5th Glasgow G2
7th Newcastle Academy 2
8th Birmingham Academy 2
10th Plymouth White Rabbit
11th Southampton Talking Heads
12th Brighton Haunt
13th Oxford Academy 2
14th Colchester Arts Centre
17th London Underworld

Young Guns (SUPPORT: Polar & Tonight Alive)
February
2nd High Wycombe Bucks University
3rd Leeds Well
4th Liverpool Masque
6th Glasgow King Tut's
7th Sheffield Corporation 2
8th Manchester Deaf Institute
9th Nottingham Rescue Rooms
11th Brighton Haunt
12th Kingston Fighting Cocks (Matinee & evening show)
13th Pontypridd Muni Arts Centre
14th Saltash Livewire
15th Bath Moles
17th Dublin Academy 2 (Matinee show)
18th Belfast Speakeasy (Matinee show)

Futures
April
17th Brighton Haunt
18th Norwich Arts Centre
19th Birmingham HMV Institute
20th Glasgow ABC2
21st Newcastle Academy 2
22nd Manchester Club Academy
24th London XOYO
25th Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
26th Oxford Academy 2

Crazy Arm (SUPPORT: Apologies, I Have None & Great Cynics)
February
29th Plymouth White Rabbit (w/ Austin Lucas)
March
1st Bristol Croft (w/ Austin Lucas)
2nd Brighton Hydrant
3rd Leicester Firebug
4th Kingston Fighting Cocks
5th Norwich (Venue TBA)

Bowling For Soup (Acoustic)
March
25th London Borderline
26th Northampton Roadmender
27th Glasgow King Tut's
28th Manchester Club Academy
29th York Duchess
30th Birmingham Academy
31st Southend Chinnery's
April
1st London Koko

The Ocean's Eyes / Room 94 (Co-headline)
March
15th Oxford O2 Academy2
16th Southampton Guava Bar
17th Brighton Hydrant
18th Norwich B2
19th Bristol Thekla
20th Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach
22th Nottingham Rescue Rooms
23th Birmingham HMV Institute
24th Manchester Roadhouse
25th Sheffield Corporation
26th Liverpool O2 Academy 2
27th Glasgow Cathouse
28th Newcastle Riverside
29th Leeds Cockpit
31st London King's College (KCLSU)

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Contributors: Andy Biddulph & sean-reid
09:53 AM on 01/29/12
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That Blink concert will be an amazing end of exams celebration!
11:19 AM on 01/29/12
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Blink have got an Eden Session too, http://www.edenproject.com/sessions/.../blink-182.php
Also, Red City Radio's manchester show was cancelled but they're hinting at a support slot that date in Manchester instead (see Facebook).
12:12 PM on 01/29/12
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Would be good if TWY did a few more dates...
02:51 PM on 01/29/12
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I didnt know Bowling For Soup is still relevant..
04:03 PM on 01/29/12
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Bowling For Soup rules. Their acoustic shows are a blast. It's almost like a comedy show.
04:22 AM on 02/01/12
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Blink 182 w/ Four Year Strong in june? I'm buying the tickets right now!

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