Music

News on upcoming new releases, gigs that bands may be playing and so much more in the world of music.

Byline Festival Announces Headliner Badly Drawn Boy and More

We've got some entertainment/gig news for you today dear readers, as we have had news in that for the first time in over 5 years Badly Drawn Boy returns and now is your chance to see him headline at...

Southern Rockers, Hogjaw, Announce Debut Headline UK Tour

Time for some music news today dear readers, though hailing from the Arizona deserts, Hogjaw are no strangers to European shores. Last year, the band played more than 40 headline shows across mainland Europe, supporting the release of their...

HRH Blues 5 Heads to Sheffield in 2019 with a Top Guest List

We've got some amazing news here on Blazing Minds today, we've had the word from those awesome folks over at HRH with the initial line-up for HRH Blues 5. Next year's event will have something for everyone from a...

Mike and The Mechanics Announce ‘Looking Over My Shoulder Tour’

We've got some fantastic music/what's on news for you this evening as we've been told by the team over at Venue Cymru that Mike & The Mechanics are heading to Llandudno in 2019. I last saw the band back...

The Shires Announce 3rd Album and UK Tour Dates including Venue Cymru

The news that The Shires have announced their third album "Accidentally on Purpose" is great news for fans and to add to that great news, they have also announced a set of dates for their UK Tour. The biggest selling UK...

HRH Awards in Pwllheli recognises the world of rock!

It was the first of the HRH Awards in Pwllheli and Blazing Minds was invited over to the event that was on at Hafan-Y-Mor (yes the same place as the Sci-Fi Weekender) and it was a night of loud...

Hard Rock Harmonica Hero, Will Wilde, Announces His New Album

Will Wilde is releasing his much-anticipated new album, ‘Bring It On Home’, which will be released on March 9th, 2018. He’s also premiering his new single and video ‘Parisienne Walkways’: a classic track by the legendary Gary Moore and Phil...

HRH Announces the Nominees for the first HRH Awards

A little while back you may have seen me announce the news of the HRH Awards and that Blazing Minds would be attending them in November. HRH has announced the nominees for the very first HRH Awards. The Awards have...

New Arcades bring back 80s Synthpop with their latest single

We've got some music news for today with the announcement of the new single and an album in the works from the London based duo Adam Sullivan and Dean Canty, also known as New Arcades. With many people harkening back to the...

Get Ready! HRH rolls out Rock’s Red Carpet for the First HRH Awards!

This is one of those moments when I'm so excited to bring you some music based news and the HRH Awards Ceremony and to let you know that this is the first Red Carpet event that myself and Blazing...

Rag’n’Bone Man to Headline Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2018

Following his triumphant year as the biggest UK breakout star of 2017, Rag’n’Bone Man, AKA Rory Graham, is set to headline Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, the biggest New Year celebration in the UK. 10,000 tickets to Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Concert in the Gardens...

Soul II Soul are Back to Life and Have Set a Date for William Aston Hall in Wrexham

Great music news for fans of the 80s and in particular chart toppers Soul II Soul as we have the news that they have set a date to perform in Wrexham at William Aston Hall, this is certainly going to be...