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14 April 2010

Two landmark albums front-to-back ? exclusive live album available

Hugh Cornwell is delighted to announce brand new dates on his UK tour of May 2010 - tickets are onsale now. This is a full band tour, and shows will feature the groundbreaking Stranglers' first album Rattus Norvegicus IV in its entirety, after a blast through Hoover Dam, Hugh's critically acclaimed new album.

Exclusively available on this tour is a live album of the Hooverdam / Rattus show - recorded on the last UK tour - so fans will have a chance to take the gig home with them! This is a double-CD / double-vinyl release called New Songs For King Kong, Disc 1 being Hooverdam, Disc 2 being Rattus Norvigus IV.


Wednesday 5th May Hull - The Piper Club
Newland Ave, HU5 2NN
?15.00 Adv / ?17.00 Door
Box Office: 01472 349 222 / www.solidentertainments.com

Thursday 13th May Cardiff - The Globe
125 Albany St, CF24 3NS
?15.00 Adv / ?17.50 Door
Box Office: 02920 230 130 / www.seetickets.com

Thursday 20th May Stratford upon Avon - Cox's Yard
Bridgefoot, CV37 6YY
?17.50 Adv / ?20.00 Door
Box Office: 01789 404 600 / www.coxsyard.co.uk

Thursday 27th May St Albans - The Horn
Victoria St, AL1 3TE
?17.50 Adv / ?20.00 Door / www.thehorn.co.uk


As the original singer, guitarist and main songwriter with The Stranglers, Hugh enjoyed massive UK and European success in the 17 year period that he was in the band. The success of Hoover Dam and this highly anticipated UK tour show that his songwriting, performance, vitality and vigour remain undimmed. The whole Hoover Dam studio album is available to download completely FREE as high quality DRM-free MP3s from www.hughcornwell.com.


For more info contact Chris Hewlett on 020 8348 6767 or chris@chrishewlett.com

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