Today, Lewis Capaldi announces his largest UK tour to date, no mean feat considering the young scot released his debut EP mere months ago. Starting in October, the tour culminates with a show at London’s historic Shepherd’s Bush Empire. Check the newly added dates below:
Oct 30 - Bournemouth - O2 Academy Bournemouth
Oct 31 - Brighton - Concorde 2
Nov 02 - Cambridge - Cambridge Junction
Nov 03 - Birmingham - O2 Institute Birmingham
Nov 04 - Bristol - SWX
Nov 06 - Manchester - Albert Hall
Nov 07 - Leeds - O2 Academy
Nov 09 - Newcastle-Upon-Tyne - Newcastle University Students Union
Nov 11 - Glasgow – Barrowland (SOLD OUT)
Nov 13 - London - Shepherd’s Bush Empire
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Capaldi, aged just 21, grew up in the small town of Bathgate, outside of Glasgow. He picked-up the guitar at age nine and started writing songs shortly after. By the age of just 12, he began sneaking into pubs around Glasgow, honing his craft playing impromptu sets anywhere he could find an audience. Fast-Forward to the end of 2017 to see the release of his debut EP ‘Bloom’.
In less than 6 months Capaldi had announced and sold out 3 headline tours back-to-back, many of the shows selling out in seconds, his ravenous fanbase relentlessly outstripping availability of tickets.
Summer sees Capaldi head out on a series of global festival appearances including TRNSMT, Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, LaureLive, Firefly & the newly announced Reading/Leeds Festival slot. Furthermore, Capaldi has been announced as main support to Sam Smith across 19 Europe dates.
He summarises this perfectly by explaining: “My hometown of Bathgate’s population is roughly 20,000 & that’s close to the amount of people I’ll be playing to with Sam Smith each night in Europe. Pure madness!”
Pre-sale starts 9:00am Thursday 5th April at http://tickets.lewiscapaldi.com/
Here’s are the rest of Lewis' UK shows for 2018:
Apr 09 - London - The O2 Arena (UK) *
Apr 10 - London - The O2 Arena (UK) *
May 19 - Brighton - The Great Escape Festival (UK)
May 26 - Warrington - Neighbourhood Weekender Festival (UK)
Jul 07 - Gloucester - Barn on the Farm Festival (UK)
Jul 08 - Glasgow - TRNSMT Festival (UK)
Jul 20 - Steventon - Truck Festival (UK)
Jul 22 - Sheffield - Tramlines (UK)
Aug 18 - Chelmsford - RiZE Festival (UK)
Aug 23 - Belfast - CHSq (UK)
Aug 24 - Leeds - Leeds Festival (UK)
Aug 24 - Reading - Reading Festival (UK)
Sep 09 - Portmeirion - Festival No.6 (UK)
* Supporting Sam Smith
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