WIN! tickets to see Dreadzone at the gig of your choice

a pair of tickets to each UK date, plus three three copies of the 'Live At Sunrise' album

news: Friday 9th October 2009

eGigs is offering our readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to see Dreadzone at the gig of their choice, plus the first three winners will also get a free copy of the band's album 'Live At Sunrise'.

Dreadzone are once again set to roll like thunder with a huge UK tour starting this October taking them through until Xmas and following the release of the explosive single 'Beyond A Rock' last July, the band will are giving away the next single 'Tomorrow Never Comes' as a FREE DOWNLOAD now from Taken from the much anticipated new studio album, due for release in the New Year, 'Tomorrow Never Comes'.

Drummer, and band founder, Greg Dread says, "the countdown starts here for the next phase of dread, massive new tunes in our best setting – live and direct... With a special taster of the forthcoming album which is already feeling like our best yet. This is a big thank you to all those already in the zone and to those who bounced with the Dreadz in 2009, watch out for this album as it is ready to make people sit up and take notice again."

This summer's festival season has been a busy one for Dreadzone setting the stage alight everywhere they've been from Glastonbury to Oxegen, Cropredy to Beautiful Days as well as festival shows in Croatia, Belgium, Poland, Austria and Greece.

From the ashes of Big Audio Dynamite and Screaming Target, founder member Greg Dread, original bassmaster Leo Williams, the unmistakable MC Spee, legendary reggae vocalist Earl 16 alongside new members Chris Compton on guitar and Chris Oldfield on technology make up the current team of dreadz. A full live schedule gives them chance to try the new tracks out on eager crowds. Their dynamic live show has been central to the story since the early days and will continue to blow away audiences worldwide.

Dreadzone have had a 6 album career, and were cited by John Peel as having recorded one of his 10 favourite albums of all time, the top 20 hit from that album 'Little Britain' has since acquired classic status.

The tour dates on offer for this competition are:
Wed 02 December Pitz Club, Milton Keynes
Thu 03 December Junction, Cambridge
Fri 04 December Relentless Garage, London
Sat 05 December The Brook, Southampton
Wed 09 December Rescue Rooms, Nottingham
Thu 10 December Academy 2, Newcastle upon Tyne
Fri 11 December Ironworks, Inverness
Sat 12 December Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal

This competition has now closed.

Question: What is the name of Dreadzone's forthcoming album, due for release in the New Year?

Good luck!

Legal stuff: Only one entry per person. The competition is open to all UK residents OVER 18, except employees of and companies involved in the competition. Closing date for receipt of entries is 9am, Thursday 26th November. The winner's name, and the results, will be announced on this webpage soon after. The winner will also be informed via email. The winning entries are selected at random from all correct entries. The judges decision is final.

article by: Scott Williams

published: 09/10/2009 11:24

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