High-flying Cannock rockers Piston have been added to the Planet Rock Roadstars tour line-up!Piston, who we hailed as Ones To Watch earlier this year, join the previously confirmed American blues rock virtuoso Hannah Wicklund & The Steppin Stones and Manchester rock n’ rollers Gorilla Riot on tour tour.
Kicking off at Chester Live Rooms on Thursday 3rd October, the tour calls in at Manchester, Birmingham, Norwich, Newcastle, Leeds and Bristol before culminating at London’s Islington O2 Academy 2 on Friday 11th October.
Each night Piston, Hannah Wicklund & The Steppin Stones and Gorilla Riot will alternate as headliners giving each act their fair share of the limelight.
Midlands rock n’ roll juggernauts Piston recently premiered their current single ‘Rainmaker’, which is lifted from their self-titled debut album that lands on Friday 13th September ahead of the Roadstars tour.
Cast your eyes on it here:
Fronted by the titular 21-year-old powerhouse guitarist, vocalist and songwriter, Nashville’s Hannah Wicklund & The Steppin Stones have been described as “a kaleidoscope of blazing guitars and searing vocals” by none other than Joe Bonamassa.
Watch the striking video for her single ‘Bomb Through The Breeze’ below:
Gorilla Riot are a 5-piece dirty rock n’ roll blues machine from Manchester who play raucous blues-based rock, combining elements of grunge, stoner and country to create a full-on high energy rock show.
Check out their latest single ‘Half Cut’ below:
See Hannah Wicklund & The Steppin Stones and Gorilla Riot at the following shows:
Chester Live Rooms – Thu 3rd
Manchester Rebellion – Fri 4th
Birmingham Flapper – Sat 5th
Norwich Waterfront Studio – Sun 6th
Newcastle The Cluny – Tue 8th
Leeds Lending Room – Wed 9th
Bristol Exchange – Thu 10th
London O2 Islington Academy 2 – Fri 11th