6 Music announce This Is The Kit to play 6 Music Festival 2016

January 21, 2016


By all accounts 2015 was a banner year for This Is The Kit. Kate Stables‘ third album Bashed Out was pronounced as one of 6Music’s Albums of the Year, it was also lauded by the likes ofThe Guardian, Uncut, Pitchfork, Stereogum and Noisey and she’s been wowing audiences wherever she plays. The BBC additionally made a short documentary on the band that aired as part of the iPlayer series ‘Guy Garvey’s Music Box’. Currently selling out venues on their UK tour, they were also recently announced as direct support on Jose Gonzalez’s December 2015 tour of Europe.

And now in 2016 This Is The Kit pick up where things were left in 2015 and are very proud to announce that they will be performing live at the 6 Music Festival in Bristol on Fri 12th February.

The band’s current single ‘Magic Spell’ is play listed at 6 Music and the band are touring the UK now into Spring…


Sat 23rd Jan Glasgow Celtic Connections

Tues 26th Chester Telford’s Warehouse

Weds 27th Cambridge The Portland Arms

Thurs 28th Norwich Octagon Chapel

Fri 29th Guildford Boiler Room




Fri 25th March Cardiff The Gate Arts & Community Centre Wales Goes Pop!

Mon 28th Mar Leicester The Musician Pub

Tues 29th Mar Edinburgh Electric Circus

Weds 30th Mar Ballater Deeside Inn

Thurs 31st Mar Aberdeen Tunnels


Fri 1st Apr Inverness Hootenanny’s

Tues 5th Apr Tobermory An Tobar

Thurs 7th Apr Belfast McHughes Basement Bar

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