John Mayall announces 15-date anniversary tour for November

John Mayall announces 15-date anniversary tour for November

Legendary blues rock musician to perform in Edinburgh, York, London, Cheltenham and more

John Mayall has announced he will embark on an 15-date tour of the UK in November. Tickets for the shows go on sale at 9am on Fri 24 May.

The blues rock musician is most known as founder member and front man of John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers, which formed in 1963. Over the years, some of the world's best musicians joined John in the band, with the likes of Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce, Peter Green, Mick Fleetwood, and John McVie being among a large list of many Bluesbreakers.

John and his ever-changing band put out 16 studio albums from their 1966 debut Blues Breakers with Eric Clapton to 2007's In the Palace of the King. With a discography that full, Mayall has heaps of materials spanning the decades to play on the 2019 UK tour.

The tour kicks off on Sun 3 Nov at the Queen's Hall in Edinburgh. Mayall will tour the UK until Wed 20 Nov when things come to a close at Southend Palace Theatre.

John Mayall 2019 tour dates:
Sun 3 Nov – Queen's Hall, Edinburgh
Mon 4 Nov – Tyne Theatre, Newcastle
Wed 6 Nov – York Barbican
Thu 7 Nov – G Live, Guildford
Fri 8 Nov – The Albert Hall, Nottingham
Sat 9 Nov – Cagogan Hall, London
Sun 10 Nov – Buxton Opera House
Tue 12 Nov – De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill on Sea
Wed 13 Nov – Cheltenham Town Hall
Thu 15 Nov – Lighthouse, Poole
Fri 15 Nov – St Alban's Arena
Sun 17 Nov – Cambridge Corn Exchange
Mon 18 Nov – RNCM Concert Hall, Manchester
Tue 19 Nov – Birmingham Town Hall
Wed 20 Nov – Southend Palace Theatre

Tickets for John Mayall's 2019 UK tour are available at 9am on Fri 24 May.

John Mayall

For over 50 years, John Mayall has served as a pioneer of blues music, rightly earning him the title, "The Godfather of British Blues". In 2013, John signed with producer Eric Corne's label, Forty Below Records, and has since been experiencing a true artistic and career renaissance, including a Blues Hall of Fame…