Atlanta southern rock/outlaw country act BLACKBERRY SMOKE have announced full dates for a 2014 European headlining tour.
The band recently played their first ever show in the UK with a sold out show at the Barfly in London, and will be returning for a full European tour in early 2014, starting with a string of UK dates.
BLACKBERRY SMOKE frontman CHARLIE STARR comments:
"We want to thank our friends in the UK, old and new, for the warm embrace. We look forward to bringing our show back over to you!"
BLACKBERRY SMOKE drummer BRIT TURNER adds:
"We are blown away by the pre-sale response to our upcoming UK tour. Thanks for your support; we can't wait to come back in 2014."
See BLACKBERRY SMOKE on tour in Europe at the following shows:
Feb. 28 - Glasgow, UK - O2 ABC
Mar. 01 - Nottingham, UK - Bodega
Mar. 02 - Manchester, UK - Academy 3
Mar. 03 - London, UK - Islington Academy
Mar. 05 - Wolverhampton, UK - Slade Rooms
Mar. 06 - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Winston
Mar. 08 - Stockholm, Sweden - Kagelbanan
Mar. 10 - Hamburg, Germany - Rock Cafe
Mar. 11 - Berlin, Germany - White Trash
Mar. 12 - Cologne, Germany - Blue Shell
Mar. 13 - Munich, Germany - Strom
Mar. 15 - Paris, France - Nouveau Casino
View the tour flyer at http://earacherecords.com/myspace/bbs_eu_2014.jpg
BLACKBERRY SMOKE's latest album, THE WHIPPOORWILL, is finally due to be released in Europe, including three exclusive bonus tracks - a cover of "Country Side of Life" by WET WILLIE, as well as live versions of the tracks "Pretty Little Lie" and "Six Ways to Sunday".
The exclusive European edition is available on digipak CD and limited edition signed digipak CD, plus limited edition coloured vinyl LP in the following quantities and colours:
200 - Smoke
300 - Crimson Moon
400 - Whiskey
600 - Black
View an image of the signed CD version at http://earacherecords.com/myspace/bbs_signedcd.jpg
The album will also be released in an ultra-limited pine box, hand-stencilled by the band themselves, which includes the album on exclusive white vinyl signed by the band, an album cover t-shirt, BLACKBERRY SMOKE playing cards and two BLACKBERRY SMOKE shot glasses.
Pre-order THE WHIPPOORWILL (3 BONUS TRACK UK/EU EDITION) now on CD, LP and special edition box set at http://www.earache.com/bbs
View an image of the different album versions at http://earacherecords.com/myspace/bbs_versions.jpg
THE WHIPPOORWILL is also available to pre-order now on iTunes, including the three European bonus tracks along with two more exclusive tracks, plus an instant grat download of the track "Shakin' Hands With the Holy Ghost". Pre-order the album on iTunes in Europe at http://bit.ly/bbsitunes
Listen to samples from the entire THE WHIPPOORWILL (3 BONUS TRACK UK/EU EDITION) album now at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EjVo1la2fWs
Get more BLACKBERRY SMOKE news and info at:
Official site - http://www.blackberrysmoke.com
Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/blackberrysmoke
Twitter - http://twitter.com/blackberrysmoke
UK PRESS - MICHELLE KERR
COSA NOSTRA PR