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Foo Fighters' Chris Shiflett announces UK tour dates (2019)

Story by Jack Foley

CHRIS Shiflett, lead guitarist of the Foo Fighters, has released a new track, This Ol’ World, and a March UK and Europe tour, including a show at London’s Omeara on April 1, 2019.

This Ol’ World is billed as everything a country song should be: infectious, upbeat and beautifully melancholic.

Born in Santa Barbara and now based in Los Angeles Chris Shiflett is widely recognised as one of best lead guitarists in the world, being a part of legendary rock band, Foo Fighters, for 20 years.

In addition to music, Shiflett is the creator and host of the weekly podcast, ‘Walking the Floor with Chris Shiflett’, which features one-on-one interviews with a wide range of musical guests, writers, athletes, and artists.

Chris Shiflett and his band Matt Star (Christopher Cross, Lisa Loeb), Brian Whelan (Dwight Yoakum) and Mark ‘Muddy’ Dutton (The Chris Robinson Brotherhood) will play the following UK and European dates (all March and April 2019)…

30 – Dublin, The Grand Social
31 – Brighton, The Haunt

1 – London, Omeara
2 – Bristol, Fleece
4 – Manchester, Night & Day
5 – Glasgow, Classic Grand
6 – Edinburgh, La Belle Angle
8 – Oslo, Norway, John Dee Club
9 – Copenhagen, Denmark, Pumphuest
10 – Stockholm, Sweden, Nalen Klubb