Jake Bugg supports his third album with a tour of the UK and Ireland. See him in the likes of Manchester, Glasgow and London.
Jake Bugg UK tour
Updated: 13 May 2016
After playing a number of shows in London this spring, Jake Bugg has confirmed a tour of the UK and Ireland.
Hitting up venues in Manchester, Glasgow, Birmingham, Leeds, Newcastle, London and Dublin, Jake Bugg’s tour will follow his homecoming gig at Sherwood Pines Forest Park on Thursday 23 June. You can see Jake Bugg on tour from 18 October until 5 November.
The singer who rose to prominence with tracks such as Two Fingers and Trouble Town will play songs from his third album, follow-up to 2013’s Shangri La, during the tour. The collection is Jake Bugg’s most diverse album to date with inspirations from the ‘70s, grime, and hip-hop, all mixed with his characteristic guitar.
About Jake Bugg
Nottingham star Jake Bugg shot to fame with his mature folk and country voice. At the tender age of 12 he began writing music and singing. He landed his big break after he was asked to perform at Glastonbury.
Since then, the young singer has built his fan-base and cites his influences as Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles, Donovan, Don Mclean and Bob Dylan.
He released his debut album, Jake Bugg, in 2012, which shot to No.1 on the Official UK Albums Chart. The album was followed by Shangri La that included the tracks Slumville Sunrise and What Doesn’t Kill You.
Jake Bugg has previously supported the likes of Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and Snow Patrol, along with playing his own headline live dates. In February 2014 Jake Bugg performed to ten thousand people in his hometown at Nottingham Arena as well as selling out the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Jake Bugg has been nominated for several Brit Awards including British Male Solo Artist and Best Solo Artist in 2014. He previously picked up the award for Best New Act at the Q Awards in 2013 and was nominated for the prestigious Ivor Novello Award for Best Song Musically and Lyrically during the same year.