Purple Revolver Music Archive

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Dido returns with new album 'Still On My Mind' and 27 date world tour
(Mon 12 Nov 2018 18:54)
Dido is back with her first new album in five years, the stunning ‘Still On My Mind’ out March 8th on BMG.

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Rising Palestinian star Lina Sleibi sails Over The Rainbow in this ground-breaking nternational ollaboration
(Mon 12 Nov 2018 18:42)
In a first-of-its-kind production Palestinian artist Lina Sleibi has joined forces with European producer Johno to put out an inspiring Arabic cover version of classic film ballad “Over The Rainbow” from The Wizard o

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Kacey Musgraves at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
(Sun 04 Nov 2018 17:18)
When music is heard, it can be a truly powerful thing, but music is at it's most beautiful when it can not only heard, but seen and felt. In this state, a connection becomes established that can be like nothing else.

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Shinedown make Manchester pay attention
(Thu 01 Nov 2018 12:07)
A couple of thousand rock fans congregated at the Academy to witness one of the best live bands we’ve seen in the last few years - Shinedown.

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Jamie Lee Harrison returns with new single titled Powerful
(Fri 26 Oct 2018 10:27)
Fast-rising British singer, songwriter and musician Jamie Lee Harrison is back with his brand new single titled ‘Powerful’, which is the first taste of a new selection of music from the 24-year old Newcastle-born mus

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Mogwai with special guests The Twilight Sad to play at Liverpool's Eventim Olympia next month
(Thu 25 Oct 2018 12:53)
Last year saw Mogwai release their eagerly anticipated ninth studio album, Every Country’s Sun via their own Rock Action Records in vinyl, CD and digital formats.

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Christmas with The Osmonds comes to Wrexham's William Aston Hall on Tuesday 4th December 2018
(Thu 25 Oct 2018 12:46)
Just as the name Osmond is synonymous with music, they are also known for their TV Christmas Specials since the early 70s.

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The Beatles reveal three unreleased versions of 'While My Guitar Gently Weeps'...
(Sun 21 Oct 2018 11:37)
In November 1968, millions of double LPs were shipped to record stores worldwide ahead of that tumultuous year’s most anticipated music event: the November 22nd release of The BEATLES (soon to be better known as ‘The

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RAYE to headline Manchester Gorilla, October 30th
(Sun 21 Oct 2018 11:30)
RnB sensation RAYE will be heading out on her first headline UK tour later this month. She will headline Manchester Gorilla on Tuesday 30th October.

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BBC presenter Anita Rani announced as host for Blue Planet II - Live In Concert
(Sun 21 Oct 2018 11:24)
BBC presenter Anita Rani has been announced as host for Blue Planet II – Live In Concert, ahead of a 13-date UK & Eire arena tour in March 2019.

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Coheed and Cambria's hair raising return to Manchester
(Mon 15 Oct 2018 19:20)
Coheed and Cambria's Unheavenly Tour visited Manchester Academy in support of the recently released Vaxis Act 1: The Unheavenly Creatures album released in October.

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Soul II Soul headline tour coming to Liverpool
(Wed 10 Oct 2018 17:36)
Iconic British band Soul II Soul will embark on a landmark tour of the UK in 2018 marking 30 years of hugely influential success, paying tribute to their legendary debut album, ‘Club Classics Vol 1’.

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The Adventures of Andy Kershaw comes to Manchester next month
(Wed 10 Oct 2018 17:13)
A one-man two hour audio-visual presentation about the life, career, adventures and experiences of Andy Kershaw, in radio and television, live music, travels to extreme countries and foreign correspondence.

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Red Hot Chilli Pipers announce November and December 2018 UK tour
(Wed 10 Oct 2018 17:08)
There has never been anything quite like The Red Hot Chilli Pipers, from their formation in 2002 and a cameo appearance at T in the Park in 2004 with the Darkness to opening the main stage in their own right in 2014.

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Hugh Cornwell announces November UK tour
(Wed 10 Oct 2018 17:03)
The Gig Cartel presents Hugh Cornwell Electric The Monster Tour.

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Graham Parker and The Gold Tops feat The Rumour Brass with special guest Jon Allen - October 2018 dates found here
(Sun 30 Sep 2018 11:00)
Regarded as one of the UK's most distinguished and original songwriters Graham Parker returns with a new studio album and UK tour in October. The album will be released on 100% Records.

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The South's Autumn and Winter UK tour dates found here
(Sun 30 Sep 2018 11:00)
When great British pop institution, The Beautiful South split in 2007, most members of the band didn’t feel ready to hang up their microphones or instruments just yet…

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Award winning Tina Turner tribute act Totally Tina playing in St. Helens next week
(Sun 30 Sep 2018 11:00)
It’s been the UK’s official number one Tina Turner tribute for the past five years (as voted by the Agents Association of Great Britain), with a Lifetime Achievement Award under its belt and a hectic, fast-growing gi

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Fleetwood Bac with special guests Too Petty, playing in Warrington this October
(Sat 29 Sep 2018 10:24)
FLEETWOOD BAC are the world’s first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic ‘Rumours’ line-up.

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Boyzlife October 2018 UK Tour dates found here
(Sat 29 Sep 2018 10:15)
Boyzlife brings together members of two of the biggest boybands in history, Boyzone and Westlife, to perform a whole host of their biggest chart hits.