Rixton to support Ed Sheeran on North American Summer tour

By on February 17, 2015

British band Rixton  will support Ed Sheeran on select dates on his North American headlining tour- the band joins the tour on June 7th in Canandaigua, NY with stops in Portland, Los Angeles, Denver, Indianapolis and more.


Rixton will also hit the road with Ariana Grande on her upcoming tour, which kicks off February 25th in Independence, MO, and continues through mid-April before heading overseas on European dates commencing on May 15th in Paris, France.  Please see below for all North American tour dates.  Last summer the UK foursome set out on their headlining Broken Heart Tour, playing sold-out shows to fans in major cities across the U.S.


Following on the success of their debut platinum hit single and U.K. No. 1 Me And My Broken Heart” and their U.K. Top 10 follow up Wait On Me” —Rixton recently released their new single “Hotel Ceiling”.  The video for the song already has over 1.3 million views on Vevo–check it out HERE.  “Hotel Ceiling” is co-written by Rixton, their producer Benny Blanco (Katy Perry, Maroon 5), and Ed Sheeran and is the third single from the Manchester band’s eagerly anticipated full-length debut album Let The Road, which is available in the U.S on March 3rd, 2015 via School Boy/Giant Little Man/Mad Love/Interscope Records.  Fans who pre-order Let The Road will receive “Hotel Ceiling” as an instant download.  The band will perform “Hotel Ceiling” on the TODAY Show March 4th on NBC, Live! With Kelly & Michael March 6th on ABC and on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, March 19th on NBC.


Rixton’s debut Me And My Broken Heart EP, featuring their multi-platinum hit single of the same title, cracked the Top 10 and Top 40 radio charts, climbed to No. 1 on the UK Singles chart and ranks one of the most Shazam-ed new tracks in the U.S., while the official video has racked up more than 48 million views on YouTube/VEVO. Rixton have delivered killer performances on Late Night With Seth MeyersThe VoiceEllen, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Good Morning America and more, in addition to being featured as an MTV 2014 “Artist To Watch” and a VEVO LIFT artist.  Rixton was also selected as part of the inaugural class of American Express’ newest music program “American Express Unstaged: Artists in Residence”.  Hailing from Manchester, Rixton are Jake Roche, (vocals/rhythm guitar), Danny Wilkin (bass/keys), Charley Bagnall (lead guitar), and Lewi Morgan (drums).


Rixton on tour with Ariana Grande:

02/25   Independence, MO                 Independence Events Center

02/28   Milwaukee, WI                        BMO Harris Bradley Center

03/01   St. Paul, MN                            Xcel Energy Center

03/03   Rosemont, IL                           Allstate Arena

03/07   Detroit, MI                              Joe Louis Arena

03/08   Toronto, ON                            Air Canada Centre

03/10   Pittsburgh, PA                         Petersen Events Center

03/12   Philadelphia, PA                      Wells Fargo Center

03/14   Uncasville, CT                         Mohegan Sun Arena

03/15   Worcester, MA                       DCU Center

03/20   New York, NY                          Madison Square Garden

03/21   New York, NY                          Madison Square Garden

03/24   Atlanta, GA                              Philips Arena

03/26   Orlando, FL                             Amway Center

03/28   Miami, FL                                American Airlines Arena

03/31   San Antonio, TX                       AT&T Center

04/01   Dallas, TX                                American Airlines Center

04/03   Oklahoma City, OK                 Chesapeake Energy Arena

04/06   Phoenix, AZ                             US Airways Center

04/08   Inglewood, CA                         The Forum

04/10   Anaheim, CA                           Honda Center

04/12   San Jose, CA                            SAP Center at San Jose

04/14   Seattle, WA                             KeyArena

04/16   Vancouver, BC                        Rogers Arena


Rixton on tour with Ed Sheeran:

06/07   Canandaigua, NY                    CMAC

06/09   Des Moines, IA                        Wells Fargo Arena

06/10   Sioux Falls, SD                         Denny Sanford Premier Center

06/12   Winnipeg, MB                         MTS Center

06/13   Regina, SK                               Brandt Centre

06/14   Edmonton, AB                         Rexall Place

06/16   Saskatoon, SK                          Sasktel Centre

06/17   Calgary, AB                             Scotiabank Saddledome

06/19   Vancouver, BC                        Rogers Arena

06/20   Portland, OR                           Moda Center

06/23   San Diego, CA                         Valley View Casino Center

06/24   Los Angeles, CA                       Hollywood Bowl

06/26   San Francisco, CA                    Greek Theater at UC Berkeley

06/29   Denver, CO                             Red Rocks Amphitheatre

07/02   Indianapolis, IN                       Klipsch Amphitheatre

07/03   Milwaukee, WI                        Summerfest








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