Newton Faulkner announces UK tour and new EP

Posted on 28 February 2012
By Matt Barden
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Acoustic guitar virtuoso Newton Faulkner has announced a string of live UK dates this spring ahead of his new album to be released later this year.
As well as playing his classic hits, the Hands Built Robots star will be giving fans the chance to hear new material on the tour as he showcases songs from his forthcoming LP.  
Newton will release Write It On Your Skin EP on April 17th through Ugly Truth/RCA.

The tour kicks off in Falmouth Pavillion in April, finishing off in Belfast in late May.
The dreadlocked singer-songwriter will be heading to Liverpool on May 20th, playing the Liverpool University Stanley Theatre
Newton is currently putting the finishing touches to his new album, taking a back to basics approach and recording most of it at home.  

Tour dates:

 23-Apr-12 Falmouth Pavilion    
 25-Apr-12 Guildford G-Live    
 26-Apr-12 Bournemouth Old Fire Station    
 28-Apr-12 Southend Palace Theatre    
 29-Apr-12 Folkestone Quarterhouse    
 1-May-12 London Scala    
 3-May-12 Birmingham 02 Academy 2    
 5-May-12 Bristol O2 Academy Bristol Folk Festival  
 8-May-12 Newcastle Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre    
 9-May-12 Cardiff Coal Exchange    
 10-May-12 Oxford 02 Academy    
 12-May-12 Norwich Open    
 13-May-12 Leamington Spa Assembly    
 15-May-12 Holmfirth Picturedome    
 16-May-12 Leeds Cockpit    
 17-May-12 Sheffield Leadmill    
 19-May-12 Manchester Academy 2    
 20-May-12 Liverpool Uni Stanley Theatre    
 22-May-12 Aberdeen Lemon Tree    
 23-May-12 Dundee Fat Sams    
 24-May-12 Glasgow Oran Mor    
 26-May-12 Belfast Limelight    

Tickets cost £16/London £17