The Steve Hillage Band extends UK tour
- Becki Crossley
- 28 May 2019
Due to huge demand a further 10 shows have been announced for November
Due to huge demand, Steve Hillage has announced he and his band will tour the UK in late November. Tickets for the shows are available at 10am on Fri 31 May.
Steve Hillage has amassed a huge solo discography since starting his music career in the 1960s. Best known as a guitarist, he is heavily associated with the prog rock Canterbury scene. For the November tour Hillage is set to perform tracks from his pioneering 1970's albums Green, L, Fish Rising and Motivation Radio.
On these dates Steve Hillage will be joined by special guests Gong, whose fourteenth album The Universe Also Collapses came out earlier this month. Steve himself was a member of the ever changing band on lead guitar and vocals vocals numerous times from 1973–1975, 1977, 2006 and in 2008–2012.
The new dates see The Steve Hillage Band and Gong kick off the tour on Thu 14 Nov at the Engine rooms in Southampton. Throughout the month they will perform across 10 nights, wrapping things up on Sun 24 Nov at Concorde 2 in Brighton.
The Steve Hillage Band 2019 tour dates:
Thu 14 Nov – Engine Rooms, Southampton
Fri 15 Nov – Aylesbury Friars
Sat 16 Nov – Assembly Hall, London
Sun 17 Nov – SWG3, Glasgow
Mon 18 Nov – O2 Academy 2, Sheffield
Wed 20 Nov – O2 Academy, Bristol
Thu 21 Nov – O2 Institute, Birmingham
Fri 22 Nov –Tramshed, Cardiff
Sat 23 Nov – O2 Academy, Liverpool
Sun 24 Nov – Concorde 2, Brighton
Tickets for newly announced Steve Hillage Band UK tour dates are available from 10am on Fri 31 May.