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Jettblack to play co-headline UK tour with Crashdiet

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , on 5th December 2012 by Nico Solheim-Davidson

UK rockers, Jettblack, will join forces with Swedish sleaze rockers, Crash Diet, for a string of UK dates in April.

Following the success of Jettblack’s recent headline UK tour, the band are itching to hit the road again, and are delighted to share the stage with former Spinefarmlabel-mates, Crash Diet.

The dates are as follows,with 3 further support acts to be added…

23.04.12    NEWCASTLE – O2 Academy
24.04.12    SHEFFIELD – O2 Academy
25.04.12    BIRMINGHAM – O2 Academy
26.04.12    NOTTINGHAM – Rock City
27.04.12    LONDON – O2 Islington Academy

A 10-track mini-album, Less Talk, More Thrust, featuring rare, unreleased & reworked Jettblack material, will be released in support of the tour.

In addition, Les-Fest – Scotland’s award-winning rock & metal festival – have announced Jettblack to play the main-stage on June 30th 2013; Les-Fest willtake place at Valley International Park, Crossford, Lanarkshire.

Tickets are available from this location.

Furthermore, Jettblack will play support to Thin Lizzy at the O2 Academy, Leeds; the show, on December 16th, will be a one-off opening slot as part of Thin Lizzy’s November/DecemberUK tour.

You can purchase tickets from this location.

Meanwhile,  Jettblack frontman, Will Stapleton, has joined the cast of Jeff Wayne’smusical version of The War of The Worlds – Alive On Stage! for The New Generation Arena Tour, performing the role of The Voice Of Humanity.

Tickets available from this location.

Jettblack’s sophomore album, Raining Rock, is out now via Spinefarm Records.