IT may be a short week, but that doesn’t mean we’re short of some top gig announcements.
This week Eighties American rockers Goo Goo Dolls have announced a run of dates, alongside rising star Tom Misch, who’s also planning a UK tour.
Put the chocolate egg down and get your credit cards out as this week’s top tickets are now on sale...
Jet, Manchester 02 Ritz July 16 Aussie rockers Jet have announced a 15th anniversary national tour in celebration of their 2003 debut album Get Born. “The idea of playing this album and celebrating 15 years since we began our journey is something that’s very special to us, and we can’t wait to get out there and see old friends again, and meet plenty of new ones as well.”
Goo Goo Dolls, Manchester 02 Ritz July 25 Goo Goo Dolls, whose permanent members are John Rzeznik and Robby Takac, have released 11 studio albums, the last of which was 2016’s Dive. The group’s best known songs, Iris, Slide, Dizzy and Black Balloon, featured on the band’s 1998 album Dizzy Up The Girl.
Tom Misch, Manchester O2 Apollo November 14 Tom Misch is touring in support of his forthcoming album entitled Geography. He recently finished up a sold-out tour and this summer also plays at Heaton Park festival, Parklife.
Motown the Musical, Manchester Palace Theatre
February - March 2019
Motown the Musical has announced a run of dates in Manchester next year as part of a huge tour. Expect to hear more than 50 classic hits from a live orchestra, including My Girl, What’s Going On, Dancing in the Street, I Heard It Through The Grapevine and Ain’t No Mountain High Enough. Tickets for the Manchester show are priced from £15 - £62.