Joe Bonamassa details 7-date UK tour

Blues man Joe Bonamassa has announced a seven-date UK tour in October.

It follows his four-night residency at London’s Hammersmith Eventim Apollo on March 17, 19, 20 and 21 and kicks off in Newcastle on October 21 to support 2014’s Different Shades Of Blue.

Tickets go on general sale at 9am on Friday February 13 direct from the venue and via Ticketmaster and SeeTickets.

Bonamassa will also launch his live tribute to Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf titled Muddy Wolf At Red Rock on DVD/Blu-ray on March 24.

Along with the show recorded in Colorado last year, the package contains over 90 minutes of bonus features, including behind the scenes video, photo gallery and more. It’s currently available to pre-order.

Joe Bonamassa October tour dates

Oct 21: Newcastle Metro Arena

Oct 23: Liverpool Echo Arena

Oct 24: Leeds First Direct Arena

Oct 25: Nottingham Capital FM Arena

Oct 27: Cardiff Motorpoint Arena

Oct 28: Bournemouth BIC

Oct 31: Brighton Centre

Scott Munro
Louder e-commerce editor

Scott has spent 35 years in newspapers, magazines and online as an editor, production editor, sub-editor, designer, writer and reviewer. Scott joined our news desk in the summer of 2014 before moving to the e-commerce team in 2020. Scott keeps Louder’s buyer’s guides up to date, writes about the best deals for music fans, keeps on top of the latest tech releases and reviews headphones, speakers, earplugs and more. Over the last 10 years, Scott has written more than 11,000 articles across Louder, Classic Rock, Metal Hammer and Prog. He's previously written for publications including IGN, the Sunday Mirror, Daily Record and The Herald newspapers, covering everything from daily news and weekly features, to tech reviews, video games, travel and whisky. Scott's favourite bands are Fields Of The Nephilim, The Cure, New Model Army, All About Eve, The Mission, Cocteau Twins, Drab Majesty, Marillion and Rush.