[News] Benjamin Francis Leftwich Announces Huge UK Tour

Benjamin Francis Leftwich has not long wrapped up a UK tour but he's now planning another for later in the year and it's his biggest to date! His talented hands ill hit the road in October/November to play tracks from his brilliant full length debut, Last Smoke Before The Snowstorm. Ben now also plays shows with full band backing so it's sure to be a treat! He'll also be heading out to SXSW later this month with a string of US dates afterwards.

Now, not only this but in between his hectic schedule he's somehow found time to record some new material that will be released later in the year! Check out his tour dates after the jump.

Benjamin Francis Leftwich 2012 Tour Dates

US TOUR:

10/05 -  New York, Bowery Ballroom
13/05- Philadelphia, Johnny Brendas
14/05 - Washington, DC
16/05 - Boston, Brighton Music Hall
17/05 - Montreal, Divan Orange
18/05 - Toronto, Mod Club
20/05 - Chicago, Lincoln Hall
21/05 - Minneapolis, Triple Rock
23/05 Winnipeg, West End Cult Centre
24/05 Saskatchewan, Amigo’s
26/05 Edmonton, Pawn Shop
27/05 Calgary, SAIT
28/05 Nelson, The Royal
30/05 Whistler, Lucky
01/05 Vancouver, Biltmore Cabaret
03/05 Seattle, Crocodile
04/05 Portland, Mississippi
08/05 San Francisco, Independent
11/05 Los Angeles, Troubadour
05/05 San Diego, Casbah01/10 - BRIGHTON - Concorde 2

UK Dates:

02/10 - BOURNEMOUTH - Old Fire Station

03/10 - EXETER - The Phoenix

04/10 - FALMOUTH - Princess Pavilion

05/10 - SWANSEA - Sin City

06/10 - BRISTOL - O2 Academy

08/10 - OXFORD - Town Hall

09/10 - NEWCASTLE - Northumbria Uni

10/10 - EDINBURGH - Pleasance Theatre

11/10 - ABERDEEN - Lemon Tree

12/10 - INVERNESS - Ironworks

13/10 - GLASGOW - Oran Mor

15/10 - LEEDS - Varieties

16/10 - SHEFFIELD - Plug

17/10 - BIRMINGHAM - Irish Centre

18/10 - CAMBRIDGE - Junction

19/10 - NORWICH - Waterfront

20/10 - NOTTINGHAM - Rescue Rooms

22/10 - CARLISLE - Brickyard

23/10 - LIVERPOOL - Stanley Theatre

24/10 - LONDON - KOKO

25/10 - MANCHESTER - HMV Ritz

26/10 - STOKE - Sugar Mill

27/10 - YORK - The Duchess

29/10 - WREXHAM - Central Station

31/10 - GALWAY (Ireland) - Roisin Dubh

01/11 - CORK (Ireland) - Cyprus Avenue

02/11 - DUBLIN (Ireland) - Whelan's

03/11 - BELFAST (Ireland) - The Limelight

 

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