The singer songwriter will play dates in Bristol, Birmingham, London, Nottingham, Manchester and Glasgow in January 2015 with a full band, following the release of her debut EP next month.
Bethan Mary Leadley announced the news in a video uploaded to her channel yesterday. In it she said: “I really hope you guys come along to this tour because I have literally been working my butt off so hard music wise this year, and I also really just wanna give you guys the best show possible.”
“I also get to meet all of you,” she continued, ” because it’s not often I get to go up and down the country meeting a bunch of you, and you know what let’s just make this a really really cool thing. I love you guys so much and thank you so much for your amazing continuous support, and I’ll be seeing you in a place near you in January.”
OKAY GUYS, I can finally reveal my big announcement … I AM GOING ON TOUR!!!! :DDDDD AHHHHHHHHHHH!… http://t.co/HRfsIi9H9c
— Bethan Leadley (@musicalbethan) October 22, 2014
As well as standard tickets, there will be 20 VIP tickets available for each show, which will give fans access to the gig an hour early for a ‘pizza party’ with Bethan as well as an acoustic performance from her. The support acts for the gigs will be other YouTubers as well as local artists, and will be announced at a future date.
Bethan is also releasing her debut EP titled ‘New Kinda New’ on the 2nd November through LAB records.
The full tour dates are:
16 January 2015 – Thekla, Bristol
17 January 2015 – Temple at The Institute, Birmingham
18 January 2015 – O2 Academy 2 Islington, Birmingham
23 January 2015 – Bodega, Nottingham
24 January 2015 – The Roadhouse, Manchester
25 January 2015 – King Tuts, Glasgow
Tickets are available from 09.00 Friday 23 October. For more details and to purchase tickets click here.