Blues-rock guitar guru Eric Gales has announced dates and details for a nine-date May/June 2020 UK tour supporting his latest album The Bookends, which dropped on February 8th via Provogue/Mascot Label Group. The incredible recording includes collaborations with the likes of B. Slade, Doyle Bramhall II and Beth Hart. The upcoming tour, tickets for which will go on sale on November 21st via www.thegigcartel.com, will include special guest Danny Bryant, a critically acclaimed British blues-rock guitarist whose 11th studio album Means of Escape is out now via Jazzhaus Records.

Speaking of the making of The Bookends, Gales commented, “As a guitar player it’s been established that I can play a little bit, just a little bit.” He adds, discussing his desire to push his vocals, “What spearheaded that was the artists that I have on the record.”

Tour Dates (w/ Danny Bryant*):

May 25 – Bristol, Fleece*
May 26 – Southampton, 1865*
May 27 – Bilston, The Robin*
May 28 – Nottingham, Rescue Rooms*
May 29 – Gateshead, Sage*
May 30 – Leeds, Brudenell Social Club
June 1 – Glasgow, Oran Mor
June 2 – Manchester, Academy 3*
June 3 – London, O2 Academy Islington*


 
Artwork for ‘The Bookends” by Eric Gales

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