Press Release

March/April 2022 UK Tour

with Special Guest "Arielle"
on all dates Except Manchester

TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY 7th JUNE 2021
www.thegigcartel.com, www.planetrocktickets.co.uk
and www.danpatlansky.com

“On record Dan Patlansky is quite superb but on stage, with a capacity crowd in
his pocket from the off, he takes it to another level." – Music News

Critically acclaimed and award-winning South African singer-songwriter and guitarist, Dan Patlansky, is pleased to announce that he will embark on a ten-date UK tour in March and April 2022 to support the release of his forthcoming 10th studio album. Special guest on all shows (except Manchester) will be American singer songwriter, and Brian May guitar protege “Arielle”.

Tickets go on sale on Monday June 7th at 10am from www.thegigcartel.com, www.planetrocktickets.co.uk and www.danpatlansky.com/shows.

Special guest Arielle is a 21st century classic rock artist, having opened for Joe Bonamassa, Vince Gill, Eric Johnson, Greg Allman, and many others. Arielle released her own signature guitar with Brian May Guitars in March 2021. Her ninth studio album, Analog Girl in a Digital World is out now. 


Arielle. Photo Credit: © Caitlin Brady

This is the first tour Patlansky will undertake since his Perfection Kills UK tour in March 2018.  Since the release of his Perfection Kills, Patlansky has been constantly writing new songs for his forthcoming album released in early 2022.

“I began recording the new record mid 2019 in my hometown of Pretoria, South Africa,” says Patlansky. “I was unhappy with the result and recorded most of the album end of 2019. Covid 19 put the brakes on any touring and release options for 2020. This gave me the opportunity to really refine the album, with a rewrite of a few songs, and re-record of a few tracks in early 2021.“


Photo Credit: © Laurence Harvey

Continues Patlansky, “I’ve spent the last year building up a following on my Patreon page, which is a subscription-based platform where I release weekly guitar tuition material and content.”

The massive break from normal touring life gave Patlansky the rare opportunity to work on many aspects of his music and craft, which before lockdown he would normally not have time to look at.

Says Dan, “I feel have really made big strides in my playing and singing style, as well as writing, arranging, and production that will be evident on the release of the new record in early 2022.”

On Patlansky’s forthcoming album, he played only one guitar which was my newest guitar, Masterbuilt Jason Smith Fender Strat.  “It’s a replica of my three Strats I’ve played for years,” says Patlansky. “The neck of the 62, the body of the 64, and the colour of partocaster. It’s the best sounding guitar I’ve ever owned. I’m looking forward to playing it when I tour the UK in April 2022.” 


Photo Credit: © Laurence Harvey

Dan’s 2018 album Perfection Kills was the follow up to 2016’s critically acclaimed Introvertigo album which was voted #1 Blues Rock Album 2016 by Blues Rock Review.

In 2015, Patlansky was nominated as one of Classic Rock Magazine’s hotly tipped new artists. His album Dear Silence Thieves received accolades and praise from the British press. He’s been voted Most Promising Male Blues Artist by Blues & Soul Magazine and was also nominated as Best International Solo Artist at the Planet Rock Radio ‘Rocks’ Awards.

March/April 2022 UK Tour

with Special Guest "Arielle"
* on all dates Except Manchester

24 HR BOX OFFICE: 0844 478 0898
www.thegigcartel.com, www.planetrocktickets.co.uk
and www.danpatlansky.com

Southampton, 1865

Thursday 31st March 2022

Tickets: www.thegigcartel.com
24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
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Brunswick Square, Southampton, SO14 3AR
www.the1865.com

Norwich, Waterfront Arts

Friday 1st April 2022

Tickets: www.thegigcartel.com
24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
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139-141 King St, Norwich, NR1 1QH
https://waterfrontnorwich.webflow.io

Newcastle, The Cluny

Saturday 2nd April 2022

Tickets: www.thegigcartel.com
24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
Venue: 0191 221 2659
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34 Lime St, Ouseburn, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 2PQ
www.thecluny.com

Glasgow, Òran Mór

Sunday 3rd April 2022

Tickets: www.thegigcartel.com
24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
Venue: 141 357 6200
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Top of Byres Road, Glasgow, G12 8QX
www.oran-mor.co.uk

Sheffield, Greystones

Tuesday 5th April 2022

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24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
Enquiries: 0114 266 5599
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Greystones Road, Sheffield, S11 7BS
www.mygreystones.co.uk/events

Bristol, Exchange

Wednesday 6th April 2022

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24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
Venue Email: info@exchangebristol.com
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72-73 Old Market, Bristol, BS2 0EJ
www.exchangebristol.com/whats-on

Leeds, Brudenell

Friday 8th April 2022

Tickets: www.thegigcartel.com
24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
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33 Queen's Rd, Burley, Leeds, LS6 1NY
www.brudenellsocialclub.co.uk

*Manchester, Deaf Institute

Saturday 9th April 2022

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24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
Venue Box Office: 0161 276 9350
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135 Grosvenor Street, Manchester, M1 7HE
www.thedeafinstitute.co.uk

Leek, Foxlowe Arts

Sunday 10th April 2022

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24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
Venue: 01538 386 112
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Stockwell St, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6AD
www.foxloweartscentre.org.uk

London, Garage

Tuesday 12th April 2022

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24 HR Box Office: 0844 478 0898
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20-22 Highbury Corner, London, N5 1RD
www.thegarage.london

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Further Information

Peter Noble at Noble PR
+44 207 272 7772, +44 794 908 9762, peter@noblepr.co.uk