Joe Bonamassa announces five 2023 UK tour dates

Blues-rocker will perform in May 2023

Joe Bonamassa’s J&R Adventures has partnered with Neil O’Brien Entertainment to bring the celebrated blues-rocker to the UK next summer. The five-date UK arena tour kicks off May 9th in Bournemouth with stops in Blackpool, Leeds and Newcastle before wrapping in Birmingham on May 14th.

Pre-sales start on Wednesday, September 28th before the general on sale on Friday, September 30th at 9 am local time via Ticketmaster.

The 2023 UK tour will see Bonamassa performing songs from his 15th solo studio album Time Clocks, his GRAMMY Award-nominated studio album Royal Tea, plus classic tracks from his rich treasure trove back catalogue including the albums “Redemption,” “Blues of Desperation” and “The Ballad of John Henry,” plus many more Bonamassa fan favorites.

The newly announced dates follow a US spring run that kicks off February 15th in West Virginia and hits 16 cities before wrapping March 11th in Florida.

The European trek will be sandwiched between two Keeping The Blues Alive at Sea voyages. The first will be March 13-17, 2023, departing from Miami, Florida to Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. The second will be the third European voyage from August 17-22, 2023, traveling from Athens, Greece to Dubrovnik, Croatia and Santorini, Greece aboard the luxurious Norwegian Jade.

Joe Bonamassa 2023 UK Tour Dates:

May 9 – Bournemouth, England @ International Centre
May 10 – Blackpool, England @ Opera House
May 12 – Leeds, England @ First Direct Arena
May 13 – Newcastle, England @ Utilita Arena
May 14 – Birmingham, England @ Utilita Arena

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