The Chapman Family, Little Comets, Bicycle Thieves for Shockwaves NME Award ‘club specials’

Frankie & The Heartstrings, Sound Of Guns also on the bill

The Chapman Family, Frankie And The Heartstrings and Bicycle Thieves are among the acts confirmed to play special Shockwaves NME Awards Shows this February as Club NME hits the road for a series of specials.

The gigs take place across the UK from February 15 to 21. The Chapman Family, Little Comets and Frankie And The Heartstrings will play alternating headline slots at Stockton On TeesGeorgian Theatre (February 15), York Fibbers (16) and Leeds Brundell Social Club (17).

Meanwhile, Bicycle Thieves, Sound Of Guns, Morning Parade, Skarkes, The Dead Formats and Shapes also play shows, with more acts due to be announced.


The dates are as follows:

The Chapman Family, Little Comets, Frankie & The Heartstrings (co-headliners):
Stockton On Tees’ Georgian Theatre (February 15)
York Fibbers (16)
Leeds Brundell Social Club (17)

Bicycle Thieves, Sound Of Guns, Morning Parade:
Liverpool Masque (19)

Sharks, The Dead Formats (plus guests):
Cardiff Barfly (20)

Tubelord, Shapes, Tantrums:
Birmingham Rainbow (21)

To check the availability of Club NME tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.


Head to NME.COM/Awards for the latest on the 2010 Shockwaves NME Awards.