PRESS RELEASE: FIRE WARNING – smoking hot blues guitarist Joanne Shaw Taylor performed a sold out concert last night at the Manchester Royal College of Music that was so hot, it caused a fire evacuation. When Joanne took to the stage last to perform songs from her new album “The Dirty Truth”, the fire alarm was raised and the packed house was evacuated on to the street. The show resumed shortly after.
Read the Tameside Reporter’s account of the fire evacuation at the concert – http://insidetameside.com/joanne-shaw-taylor-brings-the-dirty-truth-to-manchester/.
Last night’s Manchester concert is part of the British blues rock guitarist’ s nationwide UK tour with special guest Bernie Marsden. Tickets are available from the 24 hour box office: 0844 478 0898 or from The Gig Cartel. Full tour date details – http://bit.ly/1l04r99.
The remaining November UK tour dates as follows:
Aberdeen The Lemon Tree – Thursday November 6
Glasgow Arches – Friday November 7
Stockton Arc – Saturday November 8
Exeter Corn Exchange – Wednesday November 12
Falmouth Princess Pavilion – Thursday November 13
Salisbury City Hall – Friday November 14
Birmingham Town Hall – Saturday November 15
Cardiff The Globe – Tuesday November 18
London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – Wednesday November 19
Bury St Edmunds The Apex – Thursday November 20
Cover Photo Credit: © Stephen Fourie