Wilko Johnson Announces Autumn 2012 UK Tour

Wilko Johnson Announces Autumn 2012 UK Tour

Wilko Johnson Announces Autumn 2012 UK Tour

Following the release of Wilko Johnson's autobiography, Looking Back At Me, the legendary former guitarist of Dr Feelgood, who's influenced everyone from Joe Strummer and Mick Jones to Steve Albini, is pleased to announce an Autumn 2012 UK Tour with special guest Virgil and the Accelerators.

Tickets are on sale from the 24 hour box office: 0844 478 0898

The tour gets underway at the Bath Komedia on October 11th.

Described by Wilko as a "fractured autobiography," Looking Back At Me, co-written with Zoe Howe, is published this month by Cadiz Music.

After pioneering the Feelgood's distinctive mid 70s, pre-punk British R&B sound (which had a significant impact on the British punk rock music), Wilko went on to play guitar for Ian Dury and the Blockheads. His current touring band features current Blockhead members Norman Watt-Roy (bass guitar), and Dylan Howe (drums).

Wilko Johnson Autumn UK Tour

Bath Komedia (Oct 11) Holmfirth Picturedrome (Oct 27)

Exeter Phoenix (Oct 12) Scunthorpe Plowright Theatre (Oct 28)

Gloucester Guildhall (Oct 13) Bedford Corn Exchange (Nov 1)

Brighton Komedia (Oct 14) St Helen's Citadel (Nov 2)

Stratford Cox's Yard (Oct 17) Glasgow O2 ABC (Nov 3)

York Fibbers (Oct 18) Stamford Corn Exchange (Nov 4)

Gateshead Sage (Oct 19) Bury The Met (Nov 22)

Poole Mr Kyps (Oct 24) Morecambe Platform (Nov 23)

London Islington O2 Academy (Oct 25) Carlisle The Brickyard (Nov 24)

Hertford Corn Exchange (Oct 26) Bilston Robin (Nov 25)


MORE INFORMATION:

http://www.wilkojohnson.org

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