Press Release

Announces April/May 2020 UK Tour

Planet Rock 48 Hour Ticket Pre-Sale
Starts Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Tickets on General Sale Friday 4th October 2019
planetrocktickets.co.uk, jbonamassa.com & ticketmaster.co.uk


Photo Credit: © Marty Moffat

Celebrated blues-rock guitarist and singer-songwriter Joe Bonamassa will return to the UK in April 2020 to perform six concerts. Dates include the Brighton Centre (25 April), Edinburgh Playhouse (27 April), Liverpool M&S Bank Arena (April 28), Gateshead Sage (April 30), Leeds First Direct Arena (1 May) and Cardiff Motorpoint Arena (2 May).

A 48-hour ticket pre-sale will start at www.planetrocktickets.co.uk from Wednesday 2nd October. Tickets go on general sale on Friday 4th October from www.jbonamassa.com/tour-dates and www.ticketmaster.co.uk.

Joe Bonamassa performs “This Train” taken from his live album and DVD “Live At The Sydney Opera House, released by Mascot Label Group/Provogue Records on October 25, 2019

Joe will release his new live album “Live at The Sydney Opera House” on Friday 25th October via Provogue/Mascot Label Group in the UK and Europe and J&R Adventures throughout North America.

Joe’s April 2020 UK tour will feature Joe performing alongside a hand-picked group of world-class musicians playing material from Joe’s latest studio album “Redemption” and his 2016 milestone album “Blues of Desperation”, plus classic Bonamassa fan favourites and surprises.


Photo Credit: © Adam Kennedy

"Bonamassa’s art relies on diligent graft."

- Classic Rock Magazine

"As with every gig I have seen him perform he shows that he loves the music and is as invested in it as his audience is. A brilliant night."


- Music News

"There’s conviction here that strikes real sparks."

- Guitarist Magazine

"Smokin’ virtuosity."

- The Times


Photo Credit: © Adam Kennedy

"Exhilarating affirmation of his gifts."

- Total Guitar

"Electrifying brilliance."

- The Daily Star

"With a versatile band of well-seasoned blues players, he turned a throwaway Led Zeppelin cover of 'Boogie with Stu' into a good time swing version. A masterstroke."

- Sunday Express

"Joe Bonamassa is remarkable."

- Uncut Magazine


Photo Credit: © Laurence Harvey

"The best guitarist on the planet at the very top of his game."

- Liverpool Echo

"Joe Bonamassa’s mix of intricate licks from a master’s guitar and punchy vocals accented a virtuoso performance."

- Aberdeen Evening Express

"Jaw dropping."

- Lancashire Telegraph

"Arguably the world's consummate Blues guitarist and its greatest exponent didn't just rock the joint he simply blew the roof off."

- Reading Chronicle

April/May 2020 UK Tour

Planet Rock 48 Hour Ticket Pre-Sale
Starts Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Tickets on General Sale Friday 4th October 2019
planetrocktickets.co.uk, jbonamassa.com & ticketmaster.co.uk

Brighton Centre

Saturday 25th April 2020

Ticket Hotline: 0844 847 1515
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Kings Road, Brighton, BN1 2GR
https://brightoncentre.co.uk

Edinburgh Playhouse

Monday 27th April 2020

Ticket Hotline: 0844 871 7615
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18-22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3AA
www.atgtickets.com/venues/edinburgh-playhouse

Liverpool M&S Bank Arena

Tuesday 28th April 2020

Ticket Hotline: 0344 8000 400
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King's Dock, Port of Liverpool, 16 Monarchs Quay,
Liverpool, L3 4FP
www.mandsbankarena.com

Gateshead Sage

Thursday 30th April 2020

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St Mary’s Square, Gateshead Quays,
Gateshead, NE8 2JR
https://sagegateshead.com

Leeds First Direct Arena

Friday 1st May 2020

Ticket Hotline: 0844 248 1585
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Arena Way, Leeds, LS2 8BY
www.firstdirectarena.com

Cardiff Motorpoint Arena

Saturday 2nd May 2020

Ticket Hotline: 029 2022 4488
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Mary Ann St, Cardiff, CF10 2EQ
https://motorpointarenacardiff.co.uk

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Further Information

Peter Noble at Noble PR
Tel: +44 (0) 207 272 7772
Email: peter@noblepr.co.uk