Frank Turner prides himself in being accessible, be it playing pub venues or leaving his email address online for the taking. It’s this unusual level of affection that so warmly resonates with fans, sealing a one of a kind bond.
Sometimes though, as Turner recently stated in a string of tweets, ticket touts riddle the smaller shows, leaving many fans paying above the odds for tickets. So the fairest thing to do is a tour where everyone can join the party, this means bigger venues; and that’s exactly what’s coming next month, seven arena dates starting with Motorpoint Arena Cardiff.
January has been a good month so far however, with Turner taking home a Celebrity Mastermind trophy (specialist subject Iron Maiden). But February will surely rank even higher, after-all having sold out Wembley Arena in 2012, it’s safe to say the man has experience.
For now enjoy last year’s ‘The Way I Tend To Be’ right here: