Alabama 3 are going to tour

Alabama 3 begin a UK tour this week in the build-up to the release of their ninth album next February. Titled ‘Shoplifting 4 Jesus’, its concept is a ‘symphony of […]

Alabama 3 begin a UK tour this week in the build-up to the release of their ninth album next February.

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Titled ‘Shoplifting 4 Jesus’, its concept is a ‘symphony of sirens’ influenced by this summer’s riots in English cities.  Contributions come from Bez, Ray Winstone and thriller writer Martina Cole, and is expected to be available on February 29, 2012.

 

Meanwhile, the collective’s tour schedule is as follows:

 

NOVEMBER

 

16 – Cardiff, Coal Exchange

17 – Manchester, Ritz

18 – Glasgow, Academy

19 – Newcastle, Academy

20 – Leeds, Academy

21 – Nottingham, Rock City

22 – Hull, University

24 – Oxford, Academy

25 – Brighton, Concorde 2

26 – Bristol, Academy

27 – Wrexham, Central Station

28 – Whitehaven, Civic Hall

29 – Northampton, Roadmender

30 – Swansea, Pontardawe Arts Centre

 

DECEMBER

 

1 – Bournemouth, Academy

2 – London, Forum

 

Support on selected dates comes from Ruts DC – featuring two founding members of The Ruts.  More details on the Alabama 3 tour are available on their website.

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