The Americans announce UK tour dates

Following the release of their album “I’ll Be Yours” which we reviewed last week, Los Angeles band The Americans have announced a UK/EU tour for November, which includes dates at The Louisiana in Bristol, Gullivers in Manchester and London’s Borderline. Having started out as a roots band enthralled by pre-war American country and blues, they have evolved into an amalgamation of those influences, injected with a blue collar rock’n’roll attitude, “absorbing and reconfiguring the history of American music from Chuck Berry and Tom Waits to Bruce Springsteen.” Oh and the lead singer has very good toothpaste. Here are those dates.

The Americans European Tour 2017

Mon 6 Nov – UK – Bristol – Louisiana
Tues 7 Nov – UK – Manchester – Gullivers
Wed 8 Nov – UK – London – Borderline
Thurs 9 Nov – BE – Brussels – AB
Fri 10 Nov – NL – Amsterdam – Paradiso Basement
Tues 21 Nov – DE – Munich – Ampere
Wed 22 Nov – DE – Berlin – Musik & Frieden (Blue Room)
Thurs 23 Nov – DE – Cologne – Blue Shell
Sat 25 Nov – DE – Hamburg – Molotow Skybar

Author: Mark Whitfield

Mark Whitfield is the long-suffering editor of Americana UK, conceiving the idea in a dark room in 2001, although he ran out of words to personally review anything in about 2007.

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