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News: Foy Vance announces special ‘An Evening With’ solo tour

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Irish troubadour Foy Vance has today announced a very special solo headline tour for October & November 2017. ‘An Evening With Foy Vance’ will see the acclaimed Northern Irish singer-songwriter performing solo on guitar and piano in some of the UK’s most beautiful venues, including London’s Union Chapel, Manchester’s Royal Northern College Of Music Hall, and Glasgow Saint Luke’s. Tickets go on sale this Friday May 12th at 10am, with a pre-sale to fans from 10am Wednesday May 10th.

Sat Oct 28 Manchester, Royal Northern College of Music Concert Hall
Sun Oct 29 Glasgow, Saint Luke’s
Mon Oct 30 Glasgow, Saint Luke’s
Tue Oct 31 Dublin, Olympia
Thurs Nov 2 London, Union Chapel
Fri Nov 3 London, Union Chapel

Fan presale 10am Wednesday, May 10th.
General on sale 10am Friday, May 12th.

Next week Vance and his touring band will embark on the final dates of The Wild Swan World Tour, with ten UK gigs running from May 15 – 26th. This is the second UK leg of The Wild Swan World Tour, with all dates on the first leg last selling out back in November, including two nights at Shepherds Bush Empire.

Vance’s latest album ‘The Wild Swan’ is available now on Ed Sheeran’s label Gingerbread Man Records, and contains the Radio playlisted singles ‘Coco’, ‘Upbeat Feelgood’, and ‘Noam Chomsky Is A Soft Revolution’. The Wild Swan was nominated for the 2016 Northern Ireland Music Prize, the second time Vance has been nominated for the award, which he won with his previous album Joy Of Nothing in 2013.

The Wild Swan Tour – Remaining Dates
May 15 Liverpool, Arts Club
May 16 Edinburgh, Liquid Rooms SOLD OUT
May 17 Aberdeen, Lemon Tree
May 18 York, Fibbers
May 20 Cambridge, Junction 2 SOLD OUT
May 21 Leicester, Y Theatre
May 22 Brighton, Concorde 2
May 24 Exeter, Pheonix
May 25 Cardiff, Clwb Ifor Bach SOLD OUT
May 26 Sheffield, Leadmill