Twin Atlantic to support Blink-182 on UK tour

Posted on 14 May 2012
By Bert Bernstein
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Scottish rockers Twin Atlantic announce their 10-date jaunt around the UK this Autumn. Currently receiving massive support on the BBC Radio 1 airwaves with their anthemic new single Make a Beast of Myself.

The tour follows a UK arena tour with blink-182 in June and a four-week run on the Van’s Warped Tour in the US.

The band are also thrilled to be performing at this year’s T In The Park and Reading and Leeds Festivals.

A special O2 customer pre-sale begins on Monday 14th at 9am. Tickets for the UK tour go on general sale on May 16th at 9am.

Headline Autumn tour
October:
27th Glasgow, Barrowland
29th Aberdeen, Music Hall
30th Edinburgh, HMV Picturehouse

November:
1st Newcastle, o2 Academy
2nd Manchester Academy
3rd Birmingham o2 Academy
5th Norwich, UEA
6th Bristol, o2 Academy
7th Southampton Guildhall
8th London, o2 Shepherds Bush Empire

In other exciting news, Free is climbing the US alternative rock charts and this week is at #33 – the highest placed British artist behind Coldplay, Florence and the Machine and Bush.

This past week also saw the band celebrate the year anniversary of their album release in the UK and it was also their biggest album sales week since release, catapulting the band back into the iTunes top 10 and #1 on the rock chart!

Twin Atlantic are Sam McTrusty (Lead Vocals & Guitar, Ross McNae (Bass, Piano & Vocals) and Barry McKenna (Guitar, Cello & Vocals) and Craig Kneale (Drums & Vocals).

Twin Atlantic tour dates with blink-182 (which also includes All American Rejects):

JUNE
9th London The O2 Arena
15th Manchester Arena
16th Birmingham LG Arena
17th Sheffield Motorpoint Arena
19th Newcastle Metro Radio Arena
20th Glasgow SECC

July
8th T In the Park Festival (BBC Radio 1/NME Stage)

August
25th Reading Festival (BBC Radio 1/NME Stage)
26th Leeds Festival (BBC Radio 1/NME Stage)