Shakin' Stevens announces Buxton date

Platinum-selling artist Shakin' Stevens is heading to Buxton next year as part of his biggest ever UK tour.

Friday, 23rd September 2016, 9:45 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 1:54 pm
Shakin' Stevens is heading to Buxton.

The Welsh singer, known to millions as Shaky, has just released his 12th studio album Echoes Of our Times and will be visiting 33 towns and cities across England, Scotland and Wales in 2017.

He will play Buxton Opera House on Sunday April 23. Tickets, priced from £24, are now on sale and are available from the Buxton Opera House Box Office, by calling 01298 72190 or via Ticketmaster.

Speaking about the tour announcement Shaky, who has 33 hit singles and four UK number 1s to his name, said: “I can’t wait to get back on the road, and introduce the songs from ‘Echoes Of Our Times’ to people who have seen me perform in the past, and those who have not.”

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The tour will see this Welsh singer unveil another side to his talents, as an artist, songwriter and storyteller.

Echoes Of Our Times blends blues, roots, Americana and classic rock. Detailing stories from his intriguing family history, Shakin’ Stevens has created a remarkable musical tribute to his once mysterious past.