21 February 2018

Joe Bonamassa nominated for Planet Rock’s ‘The Rocks’ 2018 Awards

Celebrated blues-rock guitarist and singer-songwriter Joe Bonamassa has been nominated for “Best Worldwide Solo Artist” at Planet Rock’s fifth annual The Rocks Awards. The awards celebrate the best rock artists, albums and singles across the UK and worldwide.

Joe Bonamassa will be on tour in the UK in March playing seven shows, including the already sold-out concerts at the Carlisle Sands Centre (Mar 11) and the Sage Gateshead (Mar 14), tickets are still available for the shows at the Cardiff Motorpoint Arena (Mar 9), Manchester Arena (Mar 10), Aberdeen GE Oil & Gas Centre (Mar 13), Birmingham Genting Arena (March 16) and Brighton Centre (Mar 17). The tour follows his successful 2017 UK tour including two sold out concerts at London’s iconic Royal Albert Hall.

The March 2018 UK tour will feature Joe alongside a hand-picked group of world-class musicians playing material from Blues of Desperation, plus classic Bonamassa fan favourites.

The forthcoming UK tour follows hot on the heels of Joe’s critically acclaimed studio album Blues of Desperation which reached #3 in the Official UK Album Chart, followed last month by the release of his live acoustic album “Joe Bonamassa: Live at Carnegie Hall.”

Additionally Joe will also play the Hampton Court Palace Festival on Tuesday 12th June 2018


Cardiff, Motorpoint Arena Friday 9 March

Manchester, Arena Saturday 10 March

Carlisle, Sands Centre Sunday 11 March (SOLD OUT)

Aberdeen, GE Oil & Gas Centre Tuesday 13 March

Gateshead, Sage Wednesday 14 March (SOLD OUT)

Birmingham, Genting Arena Friday 16 March

Brighton, Centre Saturday 17 March

.Additionally Joe will also play the Hampton Court Palace Festival on Tuesday 12th June 2018