PLANET ROCK PRESENTS THE BAD FLOWERS & FEDERAL CHARM
CO-HEADLINE TOUR PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS
TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY 1 JUNE
Midlands based hard rock band, The Bad Flowers and Stockport-based blues rockers Federal Charm will co-headline a Planet Rock Presents tour in the UK starting at the Thekla Bristol on Wednesday 19th September finishing up on Sunday 30th September at London’s Borderline.
The Bad Flowers ignite the room whenever and wherever they play. Their debut album Starting Gun is a must listen and buy it is addictive, that is why we broke the rules at Bluesdoodles and gave the album a might 10 doodle paws. with every listen, we are proved right! The album spawned two radio tracks on Planet Rock Thunder Child and Hurricane.
Find out more about Tome Leighton and the band read what we talked about
When The Bad Flowers visited The Muni in Pontypridd in support of Stone Broken they were ...”The Bad Flowers is a real rocking masterpiece of three musicians in perfect harmony playing authentic rock they believe in”…
After a very successful Planet Rock Roadstars tour with SIMO and Aaron Keylock in December 2016, the Federal Charm worked on some new songs and recorded some demos in an away-from-it-all cottage in Wales. The demos ultimately led to a line-up change a few months later. Founding members Paul Bowe (guitar) and L.D. Morawski (bass) recruited 23-year-old Southampton vocalist, Tom Guyer, and top Manchester drummer, Josh Zahler.
Explosions ensued the minute they hit the studio for rehearsals and song-writing. With a new energy, the revitalized team of Bowe, Morawski, Guyer, Zahler set to work, over the following months, bonding, writing and recording, and opening the shows for UFO, Y&T and for Thin Lizzy’s legendary Brian Downey and his band Alive And Dangerous.
FC recently road-tested some of the new songs and the new line-up via four sold-out shows in Bristol, Norwich, Manchester and Newcastle and received the thumbs up from fans and critics alike. Bluesdoodles loved the new songs this is what we said … “a new song that will be a set list favourite of the future Death Rattle, demonstrating the death rattle was not of the band fading away but the crescendo of new ideas for new music for us to hear, get to know and fall in love with”… Read more HERE
Recently Liz, chatted with Paul Bowe about Federal Charm plans and more read what we talked about HERE
The band’s co-headline UK tour with the Bad Flowers is timely, as the band will preview material from their new album “Passenger” which will be released in autumn 2018.
Fans who pre-order the album will get the first single “Choke” as a digital free instant grat track. The album can be pre-ordered via iTunes, Amazon and Spotify. The CD will be available on the merch desk when Federal Charm tour with The Bad Flowers from Wednesday 19th September.
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THE BAD FLOWERS
Camden Rocks Festival – Saturday 2nd June 2018 Venue: Fiddlers Elbow
6pm Performance @ Fiddler’s Elbow. 1 Malden Rd, NW5 3HS
Stone Free Festival – Sunday 17th June 2018 Venue: The O2, Peninsula Square, London
Steelhouse Festival – Saturday 28th July 2018 Venue: Ebbw Vale, NP13 2ER
Hard Rock Hell – Saturday 10th November 2018 Venue: Camp HRH, North Wales
Ticket Hotline: 0207 193 9564
Planet Rockstock – Friday 30th November 2018 Venue: Trecco Bay Holiday Park,
Porthcawl, CF36 5PW
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