INK.‘s Dougie Poynter is a busy man. When not moonlighting on bass guitar for British rockers A, who most recently performed at Download Festival, launching a new clothing line, Polonius, or protecting the UK’s wildlife, passionate environmentalist Poynter has found time to announce a run of headline shows with his alt-rock band INK..

Tour Dates:

09/09 – GLASGOW – The Garge
09/10 – NEWCASTLE – O2 Academy 2
09/12 – MANCHESTER – Academy 3
09/13 – BIRMINGHAM – O2 Institute 3
09/14 – LONDON – The Garage

INK.’s debut 4-track EP HEAVEN is out now and available on all digital streaming services.


I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.