2020 UK TOUR MOVES TO 2021!

‘ALL THE HITS AND MORE’ NEW UK CONCERT DATES – KEEP YOUR TICKETS

10cc’s upcoming Autumn tour has been rescheduled into April and May 2021 due to the current corona virus outbreak. Keep your tickets they will be valid for the new shows.

The band will be performing the hits which have singled them out as one of the most inventive and influential bands in the history of popular music.

Marking the 45th anniversary of the release of their mega-hit I’m Not In Love, which landed the band a top 5 single in 10 countries and spawned a No 1 album in the US, the 2021 dates will now start in Aberdeen on April 4th.

Led by co-founder Graham Gouldman, the art-pop band are heralded in equal measure for their ability to craft ingenious songs that also resonated commercially, with eleven top 10 hits, and over 15 million albums sold in the UK alone. The group also have three No 1 singles to their name – Rubber Bullets, Dreadlock Holiday and I’m Not In Love.

Although extremely disappointed to have had to move our autumn tour, we are delighted that we’ve been able to relocate it all to next April and May,” says Graham Gouldman.

These certainly are challenging times for all of us, so keep safe, hang onto your tickets and we look forward to seeing you all again next year.”

The line-up features Gouldman (bass, guitar, vocals), Rick Fenn (lead guitar, bass, vocals), Paul Burgess (drums, percussion) – both of whom have been with the band since the early years – Keith Hayman (keyboards, guitars, bass, vocals) and Iain Hornal (vocals, percussion, guitar, keyboards).

10cc have toured worldwide in recent years, including Australia, Japan, Iceland, New Zealand, across the UK and Europe. They’ve performed at the 65,000 capacity British Summer Time festival in Hyde Park, and sold out London’s 5,200 seat Royal Albert Hall in advance last year.

It has been an eventful few years for Graham Gouldman. Not only is 10cc enjoying increasing success around the world, but recognition of his solo achievements has grown too.

Being invited by Ringo Starr to join his All Starr Band for tours of Europe in June 2018 and the USA that September, during which the band played three 10cc songs, elevated his profile yet further.

2021 is set to be another sell out year as the band take their inspirational live show back on the road, performing their timeless hits and more, and always with a surprise or two.

2021 UK – Tickets from the original shows are valid

4th April Aberdeen Music Hall
5th April Edinburgh Usher Hall
6th April Perth Concert Hall
9th April Northampton Derngate Theatre
10th April Rhyl Pavilion
11th April Stoke Victoria Hall
13th April Carlisle Sands Centre
14th April Sheffield City Hall
15th April Halifax Victoria Theatre
16th April Hull City Hall
18th April Basingstoke Anvil
19th April Leicester De Montfort Hall
20th April Buxton Opera House
22nd April Margate Winter Gardens
23rd April Salisbury City Hall
24th April Colchester Hall
26th April Cambridge Corn Exchange
27th April Reading Hexagon
28th April High Wycombe Swan Theatre
29th April Croydon Fairfield Hall
30th April Weymouth Pavilion

2nd May Stevenage Concert Hall
3rd May Dartford Orchard Theatre
4th May Eastbourne Congress Theatre

Tickets available from ticketline.co.uk or venue box offices

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10cc Tour and Covid-19

As you will no doubt be aware, the spread of the Covid-19 virus is now such a threat that, along with governments’ actions across Europe, many concerts are being cancelled over the next couple of months.

This is already impacting on 10cc’s mainland Europe tours in April-May, so check with your local venue. We will bring you more news as and when we can.

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Graham joins Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band

Graham Gouldman has accepted an invitation to join Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band for a tour of Europe next summer.

Ringo has kept the same band line-up for several years, but wanted a change for the next tour and approached Graham with the idea some months ago.

The All Starr Band also features Steve Lukather of Toto, Gregg Rolie of Santana, Men At Work’s Colin Hay, Warren Ham (whose credits include working with Toto, Donna Summer and Olivia Newton-John) and Gregg Bissonette (Santana, Toto and ELO).

“I didn’t need to think about it,” says Graham. “As I’ve said before, without the Beatles there wouldn’t have been a 10cc, so to be asked to join Ringo’s band is a huge honour and very exciting. It’ll also be a great pleasure to play alongside such esteemed musicians as Steve, Warren and the others.”

The 21-date tour will take the band to Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Israel and Italy.

Before the Ringo tour, Graham and 10cc will tour Germany, Holland and Australia through March and April. with a UK tour being planned for the autumn. 10cc will also be playing festivals across Europe during July-August.

Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band tour:

05 Jun France Paris Olympia
08 Jun Netherlands Grolloo Holland Blues Festival
09 Jun Germany Flensberg Flens Arena
10 Jun Germany Hamburg StadPark
13 Jun Finland Helsinki Kaisaniemi Park
15 Jun Denmark Horsens Lunden
16 Jun Germany Berlin Tempodorm
17 Jun Germany Zwickau Stadhalle
19 Jun Czech Republic Prague Congress Hall
20 Jun Austria Vienna Stadhalle
23 Jun Israel Tel Aviv Menorah Arena
24 Jun Israel Tel Aviv Menorah Arena
26 Jun Spain Barcelona St. Jordi Club
28 Jun Spain Madrid Wlznik Center
29 Jun Spain La Caruna Coliseum
01 Jul Spain Bilbao Bizkia Arena
04 Jul Luxembourg Luxembourg Rockhal
06 Jul Monaco Monte Carlo Sporting Complex
08 Jul Italy Lucca Piazza Napoleone
09 Jul Italy Marostica Piazza Degliscachi
11 Jul Italy Rome, Cavea Autorium

Original post via GrahamGouldman.info

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Mick Wilson leaves 10cc replaced by Iain Hornal

As a result of diverging interests, long-time band member Mick Wilson has left 10cc to pursue other projects.

He is replaced by Iain Hornal who has worked with 10cc on several occasions when Mick was unavailable. Iain supported 10cc on its last UK tour and is a key member of Graham Gouldman’s Heart Full of Songs band, which toured the UK in October.

10cc returns to live shows in March with five concerts in Germany, eight in Holland and a 12-show tour of Australia in April, summer festivals in Europe and a UK tour being planned for the autumn.

”Mick has been a friend and a valued member of the band for many years and I wish him all the very best for the future,” says 10cc’s Graham Gouldman.

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Happy Holidays

We are coming to the end of a most incredible year for 10cc. We have travelled extensively and played more gigs in one year than I can ever remember, and 2017 is shaping up to be more of the same. Bring it on.

I’d like to take this opportunity on behalf of the band to thank all our fans, young, and not so young, for your continued support and we all look forward to seeing you in 2017, wherever you are in the world.

Have a great Christmas/Chanukah and a happy and healthy new year.

Love
Graham

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10cc Spring Tour 2017

Tickets for the 10cc  Spring Tour 2017 are available on “presale” to 10cc Fans now via Ticketline.

Among the most inventive and influential bands in the history of popular music, 10cc are one of the very few acts to have achieved commercial, critical and creative success in equal measure, with their current live incarnation still able to sell-out major concert halls.

Testament to 10cc’s ongoing appeal, the band can count an array of fellow artists – from Chrissie Hynde and Axl Rose to The Feeling’s Dan Gillespie and Sophie Ellis Bextor – among their many millions of fans.

With eleven Top 10 hits, including three No 1s – Rubber Bullets, I’m Not In Love and Dreadlock Holiday – it’s no surprise the band has sold 15 million albums in the UK alone.

Co-founder Graham Gouldman, who leads the current line-up, puts 10cc’s longevity down to the quality and individuality of the songs. “They don’t seem to date – they’re original. We never followed any trend, we simple wrote for our own pleasure. The fact that the songs are being played as often on the radio today as they ever were. shows how true that is,” he says.”

“The current band is as near as you’re ever going to get to hearing the perfect 10cc,” says Gouldman. “Hit after hit after hit. It’s relentless. We show no mercy.”

The live band’s line-up is:

Graham Gouldman – bass, guitars, vocals
Rick Fenn – lead guitar, vocals, bass
Paul Burgess – drums, percussion
Mick Wilson – vocals, percussion, guitar, keyboards
Keith Hayman – keyboards, guitar, bass, sax, vocals

Paul has worked with 10cc from the beginning and Rick joined the live band in the mid-‘70s.

Don’t miss out on your chance to see the band live at the following locations March and April 2017.

28 MAR
Sage Gateshead
19:30
WEDNESDAY
29 MAR
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
19:30
FRIDAY
31 MAR
York Barbican
19:30
SATURDAY
01 APR
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
19:30
SUNDAY
02 APR
Manchester Bridgewater Hall
19:30
TUESDAY
04 APR
Bristol Colston Hall
19:30
WEDNESDAY
05 APR
Cardiff St Davids Hall
20:00
THURSDAY
06 APR
Southend Cliffs Pavilion
19:30
SATURDAY
08 APR
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall
19:30
SATURDAY
09 APR
Norwich Theatre Royal
19:30
SATURDAY
11 APR
Bournemouth Pavilion
19:30
SATURDAY
12 APR
Birmingham Symphony Hall
19:30
SATURDAY
13 APR
London Palladium
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Kevin Godley

Please check out Kevin Godley’s new website, with a lots of great content about him & 10cc. 


www.kevin-godley.com

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Review: 10cc were pure gold at Cheltenham Town Hall

Lucy Parford begins “10cc – quite simply, one of the cleverest bands of all time.   Known as The Professors of Pop for their sardonic lyrics, idiosyncratic arrangements and subtle humour, they occupied a unique…” read more of her review

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I’m not in love : the story of 10cc in hd & superior sound

I’m not in love: the story of 10cc & their formation at the very beginnings of the seventies , all the ideas behind many of their brilliant hits & albums , the split in 1976

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10cc to play GMT

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10cc plus special guest to play live at The Old Royal Naval College, London.
Pre Sale tickets for fans are available from tomorrow at on Ticketmaster
We hope to see you there!

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