Deacon Blue News 2014

September 6, 2014
A New House Stream

A New House is available to stream, in full, exclusively here.

#ANewHouse is out on September 8th.

Order the album:
Amazon CD
Amazon Download
Amazon 12″ [VINYL]
Amazon Box Set
PledgeMusic
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September 1, 2014
Your New House

When Ricky was young he moved into a new housing estate in West Ferry, Dundee. Seeing that house being built inspired the lead track on ‘A New House’ and there are clips of that moment in the video to the track here.

We would like you to share memories, pictures and video of Your New House, be them old or new.

Entries will be in with a chance of winning a signed copy of the boxset version of ‘A New House’ which includes ‘Bloom’, an album of demos and previously unreleased tracks from ‘The Hipsters’ and ‘A New House’ sessions.

Post them on Twitter using #ANewHouse

We will host them in a gallery on the site.

#ANewHouse is out on September 8th x

August 27, 2014
A New House out September 8

A New House

Deacon Blue’s latest album A New House is available to pre-order now.

Links:
Amazon CD
Amazon Download
Amazon 12″ [VINYL]
Amazon Box Set
PledgeMusic
iTunes
Video

June 30, 2014
A New House available to pre-order now

Deacon Blue’s new studio album ‘A New House’ is now available to pre-order via PledgeMusic, along with signed items, exclusive deluxe editions and art prints, as well as a prize draw.

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April 29, 2014
Party at the Palace

Deacon Blue will perform against the magnificent backdrop of Linlithgow Palace this summer. Showcasing some of Scotland’s best music, it is set to be one of the largest events to celebrate the year of Homecoming.

9th and 10th August – The Peel, Linlithgow Palace, West Lothian.

Tickets on sale from Tuesday 6th May at 9.30am from The Burgh Halls, The Cross, Linlithgow (only in person not via phone).

The tickets will be available online from Wednesday 7th May via www.partyatthepalace.co.uk.

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April 8, 2014
New Album & Tour News

We are very happy to announce that Deacon Blue will release their seventh studio album ‘A New House’ on Monday 8th September 2014. They will be taking to the road this summer for some beautifully set forest and festival gigs and then will head out on a national tour at the end of the year, playing tracks from ‘A New House’. The tour will take in homecoming shows in Scotland, the celebrated Hop Farm Festival, and a date at London’s Festival Hall.

Tickets for the UK tour go on sale at 9.00am on Friday 11th April through:

Gigs in Scotland – http://www.gigsinscotland.com/homepage.asp
Ticketmaster – http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/Deacon-Blue-tickets/artist/27434
Ticketline – http://www.ticketline.co.uk/deacon-blue#tour
See Tickets – http://www.seetickets.com/tour/deacon-blue
Gigantic – http://www.gigantic.com/deacon-blue-tickets

Forests and Festival dates:
28 Jun Sat – Dalby Forest
13 Jul Sun – Thetford Forest
19 Jul Sat – Westonbirt Arbitorium
6 Jul Sun – Hop Farm Festival

Tour:
29th Nov – Kilmarnock – Grand Hall – 01563 554 900
30th Nov – Aberdeen – Music Hall – 01224 641122
1st Dec – Glasgow – Clyde Auditorium – 0141 248 3000
4th Dec – Dundee – Caird Hall – 01382 434 940
5th Dec – Inverness – Eden Court Theatre – 0844 888 9991
7th Dec – Newcastle – City Hall – 0191 2778030
8th Dec – Sheffield – City Hall – 0114 2 789 789
9th Dec – Cardiff – St Davids Hall – 029 2087 8444
13th Dec – Nottingham – Royal Concert Hall – 0115 989 5555
15th Dec – London – Royal Festival Hall – 0844 875 0073 *on sale Tuesday 15th April
16th Dec – Birmingham – Symphony Hall – 0121 345 0600
17th Dec – Manchester – Apollo – 08444 777 677
20th Dec – Edinburgh – Usher Hall – 0131 228 1155
21st Dec – Liverpool – Echo Arena – 0844 8000 400

March 11, 2014
Deacon Blue Play Hop Farm Festival

Deacon Blue will be joining the fantastic line up at the 2014 Hop Farm Festival on Sunday 6th July.

Full information and tickets at http://thehopfarmmusicfestival.com/

February 19, 2014
Forestry Commission Shows

Deacon Blue have announced concerts as part of the Forestry Commission’s Forest Live music series. Performing in spectacular woodland locations around the country the shows will be their only headline shows in England this Summer.

Deacon Blue plus guests will be performing:

Saturday 28 June: Dalby Forest, Near Pickering, N. Yorks
Sunday 13 July: Thetford Forest, Near Brandon, Suffolk
Saturday 19 July: Westonbirt Arboretum, Near Tetbury, Glos

Tickets £40.70 (including booking fee) go on sale from 9.00am Friday 28th February from 03000 680400 or buy online at http://www.forestry.gov.uk/music

UPDATE: Main support at each of the shows will come from ‘Roddy Hart & The Lonesome Fire’ and Nell Hudson will open the evening’s entertainment.

January 6, 2014
Radio 2 Deacon Blue Special

On Thursday 9th January in a special programme heralding the new series of Long Players, Ricky Ross joins Johnnie Walker to discuss Deacon Blue’s first two albums, ‘Raintown’ and ‘When The World Knows Your Name’.

See http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03nsff6

Both albums have recently been reissued on limited edition 12″ coloured vinyl and there are a few copies still available to buy at: