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Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Hugh Cornwell's 'No More Heroes' UK tour starts tonight!


See Hugh perform "TOTEM AND TABOO"
and "NO MORE HEROES" in their entirety
on his Autumn 2012 UK Tour
Hugh Cornwell’s new album TOTEM AND TABOO will be released in the UK on Monday 10th September 2012 through Cadiz Music. Recorded at Electrical Audio Studios in Chicago, the album was engineered and mixed by Steve Albini (Nirvana, PJ Harvey, Pixies).
"Cornwell remains a hugely popular and prolific performer
whose songwriting retains its fiery eloquence and
whose gigs still crackle with electricity"

– Classic Rock
Hugh Cornwell’s new single "Totem And Taboo" is released Monday 1st October 2012
To support the release of the album, Hugh Cornwell will embark on a UK nationwide tour during October 2012. The concerts will be divided into two sets. The first will feature his eagerly anticipated new studio album TOTEM AND TABOO. The second set will see Hugh playing The Stranglers seminal 1977 second album ‘NO MORE HEROES’ in its entirety with keyboards added to the lineup.

Tickets can be ordered from the 24 Hour Box Office: 0844 478 0898, and booked online via and
VIP Ticket Package on all shows £50 (entitles holder to sound check entry, meet and greet, exclusive Totem and Taboo demo album, plus free poster signed on the night by the artist).

Hugh Cornwell is one of the UK's finest songwriting talents and accomplished live performers. The original guitarist, singer and main songwriter in the British punk rock band The Stranglers, he’s enjoyed massive UK and European success with 10 hit albums and 21 Top Forty singles, with classic songs including Peaches, No More Heroes, Golden Brown, Always the Sun, Grip, Nice N Sleazy, Duchess and No Mercy.
Cornwell’s last studio album, the critically acclaimed Hooverdam produced and mixed at Toe Rag Studios in London by Liam Watson (White Stripes), is available as a free download from his official website.

24 Hour Box Office: 0844 478 0898
Book Online:

Carlisle - The Brickyard
Wednesday 3rd October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors: 8pm
14 Fisher Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3 8RN
Aberdeen - The Lemon Tree
Thursday 4th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors 7pm
5 West North Street, Aberdeen, AB24 5AT

Glasgow - The Arches
Friday 5th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors: 7pm
The Arches, 253 Argyle Street, Glasgow, G2 8DL
Newcastle - Northumbria University
Saturday 6th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors: 7pm
Northumbria Students Union, 2 Sandyford Road, Newcastle, NE1 8SB

Nottingham - Rescue Rooms
Wednesday 10th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors: 7pm
Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 5JT

Leeds - The Cockpit
Thursday 11th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors:  7pm
Swinegate, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4AG

Manchester - Academy 3
Friday 12th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors: 7pm
UMSU, Oxford Rd, Manchester. M13 9PR

Birmingham - O2 Academy 2
Saturday 13th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors: 7pm
16-18 Horsefair, Bristol Street, B1 1DB
Bristol - The Fleece
Wednesday 17th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors: 8pm
12 St Thomas St, Bristol, BS1 6JJ
Southampton - The Brook
Thursday 18th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors: 8pm
466 Portswood Road, Portswood, Southampton SO17 3SD
London O2 Academy - Islington
Friday 19th October

Tickets: £20.00, Doors: 7pm
N1 Centre, 16 Parkfield Street, Islington, London, N1 0PS

Tavistock, Devon - The Wharf
Saturday 20th October

Tickets: £18.00, Doors: 8pm
Canal Road, Tavistock, PL19 8AT
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