Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Black Grape’s debut album ‘It’s Great When You’re Straight…. Yeah’. Originally released on 7th August 1995 it not only went to number one but also went platinum. A three CD deluxe edition was released in November 2016.
The album, recorded at Rockfield Studios with producers Danny Saber, Stephen Lironi, Shaun Ryder and Gary Kurfirst (executive) produced top ten hit singles ‘Reverend Black Grape’ followed by ‘In the Name of the Father’ with ‘Kelly’s Heroes’ reaching the top twenty.
The tour kicks off in Manchester on 3rd September with founder members Shaun Ryder and Kermit Leveridge on vocals. A new date has just been added at O2 Academy Islington in London on Friday 17th September!!
London presale: Wednesday 10th March 2021 at 10am
London general onsale: Friday 12th March 2021 at 10am
London tickets: https://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/event/1F005A68DD0A688D
‘I’m really looking forward to getting back out on the road with Black Grape and playing all the favourites from It’s Great When You’re Straight…Yeah’ with some Pop Voodoo!!’ – Shaun Ryder
Tour tickets: blackgrapemusic.com/tour
3RD - MANCHESTER – O2 RITZ
10TH - HOLMFIRTH – PICTUREDROME
11TH - NEWCASTLE – NUSU VENUE
16TH - CARDIFF – TRAMSHED
17TH – LONDON – O2 ACADEMY ISLINGTON
18TH - BIRMINGHAM – THE MILL
24TH - LEEDS – WAREHOUSE
25TH - EDINBURGH – LIQUID ROOMS
BLACK GRAPE online: blackgrapemusic.com