Pianist, bandleader, singer, composer, television presenter and multiplatinum recording artist Jools Holland returns this year for his thirty-one date Autumn/Winter Tour across the UK and Ireland, including two annual dates at London’s famous Royal Albert Hall. A series of intimate shows in iconic venues accompanied by special guests, these gigs are not to be missed. Ivor Novello-winning KT Tunstall will join Jools on selected dates and in the accompaniment of the sound of Jools’ unforgettable Rhythm & Blues Orchestra.
** TICKETS ON SALE 9AM WEDNESDAY 4 FEBRUARY **
Jools Holland with be performing tracks spanning his entire solo carer as well as songs taken from his new duets album ‘Sirens Of Song’, released November 2014. With a catalogue that reaches through decades a night with Jools Holland will bring you the greatest boogie-woogie party in town.
Tickets are on sale at 9:00am, Wednesday 4 February. Spring/Summer dates are currently on sale, with more to be announced soon.
For details and tickets go to www.joolsholland.com/tourdates or via Seetickets on 0871 220 0260.
KT Tunstall will be joining Jools and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra for a total of nineteen dates (including the Royal Albert Hall) making for a very exciting addition to the line-up. The BRIT-award winning Scottish singer-songwriter has sold over 4 millions records and boasts an impressive catalogue of hit singles including ‘Suddenly I See’, ‘Black Horse And The Cherry Tree’ and ‘Other Side Of The World’. She originally broke into the music scene in 2004 when she performed live on “Later… With Jools Holland” and appears on Jools’ recent album Sirens Of Song (2014) on the track ‘Night And Day’.
Also featuring the astounding vocals power of Ruby Turner, the soulful tones of Louise Marshall, stunning sounds of Mabel Ray and the tireless drums of original Squeeze member Gilson Lavis, along with the inimitable musicianship of the Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, Jools’ boogie-woogie party is not to be missed!
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FULL AUTUMN/WINTER DATES 2015
Fri 23Dublin, Bord Gais Energy Theatre
Sat 24Dublin, Bord Gais Energy Theatre
Sun 25Sligo, Knocknerea Arena
Thurs 29Southend, Cliffs Pavilion
Fri 30Southend, Cliffs Pavilion
Sat 31Ipswich, Regent Theatre
Sun 1Oxford, New Theatre
Thurs 5Stoke, Regent Theatre
Fri 6Guildford, G Live
Sat 7Portsmouth, Guildhall
Sun 8Southampton, Mayflower
Thurs 12Watford, Colosseum
Fri 13Bradford, St. George’s Hall
Sat 14York, Barbican
Sat 15Harrogate, International Centre
Thurs 19Reading, Hexagon (with KT Tunstall)
Fri 20Cheltenham. Centaur (with KT Tunstall)
Sat 21Nottingham, Royal Centre (with KT Tunstall)
Sat 22Sheffield, City Hall (with KT Tunstall)
Wed 25Northampton, Derngate (with KT Tunstall)
Thurs 26Leicester, De Montfort Hall (with KT Tunstall)
Fri 27London, Royal Albert Hall (with KT Tunstall)
Sat 28 London, Royal Albert Hall (with KT Tunstall)
Wed 2Newcastle, City Hall (with KT Tunstall)
Thurs 3Newcastle, City Hall (with KT Tunstall)
Fri 4Glasgow, Clyde Auditorium (with KT Tunstall)
Sat 5Glasgow, Clyde Auditorium (with KT Tunstall)
Fri 11Plymouth, Pavilions (with KT Tunstall)
Sat 12Brighton, Centre (with KT Tunstall)
Sun 13Bristol, Colston Hall (with KT Tunstall)
Thurs 17Birmingham, Symphony Hall (with KT Tunstall)
Fri 18Bournemouth, International Centre (with KT Tunstall)
Sat 19Cardiff, Motorpoint Arena (with KT Tunstall)
Sun 20Manchester, O2 Apollo (with KT Tunstall)