The Bronx Are Announced As Main Support For UK’s Fireball Tour

Hardcore Punk band The Bronx have been announced as support to Flogging Molly on this years Fireball – Fuelling The Fire Tour. Other bands on the bill include Face To Face and Lost In Stereo. 

Vocalist Matt Caughtran states: “We are so stoked to be a part of the 2018 Fireball – Fuelling the Fire Tour with Flogging Molly, Face to Face, and Lost in Stereo! We played it with Mariachi el Bronx back in 2016 and had a fucking blast, but now it’s time for some proper Bronx Carnage. These shows will be our last of the year so you can guarantee we are gonna give ‘em everything we got! Get the Fireball ready…”

The band returned last year with their album The Bronx V their fifth and first in 4 years and will be the bands second time appearing on the tour after first appearing as Mariachi El Bronx. 

Fireball tour will also be DJ’d by Matt Stocks (formerly of Kerrang! and Team Rock Radio) who will be taking the stage between all the acts every night of the tour.

Fireball’s Hottest Band 2019 competition is also open giving local bands the chance to open their local tour date with this years newly introduced live heats being brought forward by Kerrang! Magazine the competition closes 16th July with the finalists announced 1st August 2018. Check out for more details and how to apply for your band to play – HERE-.

The Fireball Fuelling The Fire tour dates are below:

02.12.18 – London – O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
03.12.18 – London – O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
05.12.18 – Glasgow– O2 Academy
06.12.18 – Newcastle – O2 Academy
07.12.18 – Bristol – O2 Academy
09.12.18 – Manchester – O2 Ritz
10.12.18 – Sheffield – O2 Academy
12.12.18 – Birmingham – O2 Academy
13.12.18 – Oxford – O2 Academy
14.12.18 – Bournemouth – O2 Academy

Kerrang! Magazine Announce Fireball 2019 Competition

Bands can now enter for the Fireball 2019 competition via Kerrang! magazine. This years live heats are also proudly presented in association with Kerrang!

Bands can enter -HERE-.

The top three entrants from each city will play at five regional heats which will be held at 02 Academy venues around the UK. Nine overall winners from each city will be picked on the night by a panel of judges from various music industries including; Academy Events, Fireball UK, Kerrang!, and a host of music websites, blogs and radio stations.

There will be a tour later this year called Fireball – Fuelling The Fire Tour with each band in their respective cities the overall finalist will be crowned Fireball’s Hottest Band 2019 and will be playing the entirety of the Fireball tour next year and have other incredible opportunities, and a year long guidance from both Fireball and Academy Events.

The competition closes on 16th July 2018 with finalists announced on 1st August 2018.

This years tour features Flogging Molly, Face to Face, Lost In Stereo and very special guests.

Tickets for the tour are available now.

Fireball – Fuelling The Fire’ 2018 Tour Dates with Flogging Molly + Face To Face + Lost In Stereo + Very Special Guests TBA:

02.12.18 – London – O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
03.12.18 – London – O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
05.12.18 – Glasgow– O2 Academy
06.12.18 – Newcastle – O2 Academy
07.12.18 – Bristol – O2 Academy
09.12.18 – Manchester – O2 Ritz
10.12.18 – Sheffield – O2 Academy
12.12.18 – Birmingham – O2 Academy
13.12.18 – Oxford – O2 Academy
14.12.18 – Bournemouth – O2 Academy