Uriah Heep announces December 2018 UK Tour & the release date for the new album “Living the Dream”

Uriah Heep UK Tour 2018 poster
In celebration of the release of their 25th studio album, “Living the Dream”, classic rock icons Uriah Heep will embark on a UK tour in late 2018.

Kicking off on December 12th in Manchester, the trek will run through December 16th in Hull. The current itinerary can be seen below.

Phil Lanzon comments: “Hey! It’s time to return to our own backyard where it all started. I’m so looking forward to this mini UK tour. Great venues, great people, and it’ll be even ‘greater’ to be back home on familiar territory. Rock it up”.

Vocalist Bernie Shaw continues: “In true Heep fashion the band will be out on tour promoting our newest album "Living the Dream" released on Sept 14. Our 25th studio album promises to bring some new power and melody to the live shows and we can’t wait to play to our home crowds in the UK this December. 2018-2019 will be a very busy time for the band as we plan a full world tour. I’m sure the fans will love the raw power and traditional Heep musical trademarks that have made the band last so many years. See you out on the road!”...

Founding member and lead guitarist Mick Box adds: “There is a full European tour booked in support of our new album "Living the Dream". including some exciting shows in the UK in December. The Heep Rock n’ Roll Circus just keeps on rolling, and long may it last. ‘Appy days’!”...

In addition to the tour announcement, the band are proud to announce that the official release date of “Living the Dream” will be September 14th on Frontiers Music Srl. This forthcoming studio offering will be the 25th in their storied career.

The band have a Pledge Music campaign running in conjunction with this release. Fans who contribute will have access to exclusive behind the scenes footage from the recording sessions as well as other perks such as playing with the band during a soundcheck, a signed copy of the album, and much more, here.

Mick Box explains: “The mighty Uriah Heep are excited to announce the release of their new album on the 14th September 2018 called "Living the Dream". The producer for this project was famed producer Jay Ruston, and this will be released on Frontiers Records. The new album rocks and thanks to our fans and your continued support, we are still Living that Dream. ‘Appy days’!”...

Bernie Shaw adds: “Jay Ruston’s production has brought the power from our live shows onto the record. A now invaluable member of the "Heep" family. Can’t wait to play these songs live!”...

UK Tour Dates 2018:
December 12th: Manchester @ The Ritz
December 13th: Glasgow @ ABC
December 14th: London @ Shepherds Bush Empire
December 15th: Nottingham @ Rock City
December 16th: Hull @ City Hall

Mick Box: Guitars, Vocals
Phil Lanzon: Keyboards, Vocals
Bernie Shaw: Lead Vocals
Russell Gilbrook: Drums, Vocals
Dave Rimmer: Bass, Vocals