Brit nominated NEWTON FAULKNER announces 2012 UK tour


Brit nominated, acoustic guitar virtuoso Newton Faulkner has announced a string of live UK dates this spring ahead of his new album to be released later this year.

As well as playing his classic hits, Newton will be giving fans the chance to hear new material on the tour as he showcases songs from his forthcoming LP. 

He has sold over 1million albums in the UK alone. His debut ‘Hands Built By Robots’ spent over10 months inside the Top 40 Album Charts and become one of the Top 20 Biggest Selling UK digital albums of all time.

Newton is currently putting the finishing touches to his new album, taking a back to basics approach and recording most of it at home. 

Tour dates:

Mon      23-Apr                  Falmouth                           Pavilion
Wed      25-Apr                  Guildford                           Glive
Thu        26-Apr                 Bournemouth                     Old Fire Station
Sat          28-Apr                 Southend                           Palace Theatre
Sun        29-Apr                  Folkestone                         Quarterhouse
Tue        01-May                 London                              Scala
Thu        03-May                 Birmingham                       O2 Academy 2
Sat          05-May                Bristol                                 O2 Academy (Bristol Folk Festival)
Tue        08-May                 Newcastle                           Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre
Wed      09-May                  Cardiff                                Coal Exchange
Thu        10-May                 Oxford                                O2 Academy
Sat          12-May                Norwich                              Open
Sun        13-May                 Leamington Spa                 Assembly
Tue        15-May                 Holmfirth                            Picturedome
Wed      16-May                  Leeds                                  Cockpit
Thu        17-May                 Sheffield                              Leadmill
Sat          19-May                Manchester                          Academy 2
Sun        20-May                 Liverpool                             Uni Stanley Theatre
Tue        22-May                 Aberdeen                             Lemon Tree
Wed      23-May                  Dundee                               Fat Sams
Thu        24-May                 Glasgow                             Oran Mor
Sat        26-May                  Belfast                                 The Limelight
Sun       27-May                  Dublin                                 Whelan's