Elles Bailey cracks off her 18-date new headline UK tour this weekend.
Hot off picking up the highly-coveted Artist of the Year Award and Live Act of the Year Award (voted for by the public) at the recent UK Americana Awards 2023; she has also been shortlisted for three awards at the forthcoming UK Blues Awards 2023, for which voting opens this weekend.
The nominations and wins were earned by another year of passionate creative effort, inspiration, and achievement, in particular the release of Elles’ hit, critically acclaimed, third album ‘Shining in the Half Light’; together with her deep commitment to live touring and performance.
Who’s That https://youtu.be/X1DXfdKa1WQ
Check out the video to Who’s That taken from Shining in the Half Light The track is currently number 20 in the global Spotify blues chart and Shining in the Half Light made its way to the top 40 biggest selling Americana albums of 2022.
Besides her headline 2023 tour, fans will also be able to catch Elles at the Black Deer Festival and Maid of Stone Festival this Summer.
Headline 2023 Tour
3rd – Winters End, Trecco Bay
4th – Academy 2, Manchester (co-headline with Chantel McGregor)
5th – The Stables, Milton Keynes (co-headline with Chantel McGregor)
3rd – The Globe, Cardiff
4th – The Phoenix, Exeter
9th – O2 Academy 2, Liverpool
10th – The Social, Hull
11th – The Firestation, Sunderland
14th – KK’s Steel Mill, Wolverhampton
15th – The Crescent Arts Centre, York
16th – The Caves, Edinburgh
17th – The Brudenell Social Club, Leeds (co-headline with Chantel McGregor)
21st – Komedia, Brighton
22nd – Junction 2, Cambridge
23rd – 1865, Southampton
1st – Lafayette, London
14th – Arlington Arts, Newbury
15th – Trinity Centre, Bristol
18th – Rescue Room, Nottingham
19th – Sheffield, Corporation