28 April 2020
Celebrated blues-rock guitarist and singer-songwriter Joe Bonamassa will return to the UK in April 2020 and will perform at M&S Bank Arena Liverpool on 28 April 2020.
Joe will release his new live album “Live at The Sydney Opera House” on Friday 25 October via Provogue/Mascot Label Group in the UK and Europe and J&R Adventures throughout North America.
Joe’s April 2020 UK tour will feature Joe performing alongside a hand-picked group of world-class musicians playing material from Joe’s latest studio album “Redemption” and his 2016 milestone album “Blues of Desperation”, plus classic Bonamassa fan favourites and surprises.
“Bonamassa’s art relies on diligent graft.” – Classic Rock Magazine
“As with every gig I have seen him perform he shows that he loves the music and is as invested in it as his audience is. A brilliant night.”
““There’s conviction here that strikes real sparks.”– Guitarist Magazine
“Smokin’ virtuosity” – The Times
“Exhilarating affirmation of his gifts.” – Total Guitar
“Electrifying brilliance”– The Daily Star
“With a versatile band of well-seasoned blues players, he turned a throwaway Led Zeppelin cover of 'Boogie with Stu' into a good time swing version. A masterstroke.” – Sunday Express
“Joe Bonamassa is remarkable.” – Uncut Magazine
“The best guitarist on the planet at the very top of his game” –Liverpool Echo
“Joe Bonamassa’s mix of intricate licks from a master’s
guitar and punchy vocals accented a virtuoso performance.”
– Aberdeen Evening Express
“Jaw dropping.” - Lancashire Telegraph
“Arguably the world's consummate Blues guitarist and its greatest
exponent didn't just rock the joint he simply blew the roof off.”
– Reading Chronicle
Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult.
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Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to M&S Bank Arena.
The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to the venue. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.
For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk
For all car journeys it's best to follow the white on brown tourist route signs for the Waterfront. These signs are visible on the major routes into the city. M&S Bank Arena is situated on the Kings Dock directly adjacent to the south side of the Albert Dock. Upon arrival, the Kings Dock entrance is clearly sign posted.
From the North...
Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront.
From the South...
Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront.
From the south...
Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.
M&S Bank Arena is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to the venue. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.
Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...
A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of M&S Bank Arena, while Manchester’s international airport is just 45 minutes away by car.
Our new on-site temporary multi-deck car park is now open. There is plenty of parking nearby too, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.
- Merseytravel (rail, ferry and bus timetables)
- Liverpool John Lennon Airport
- Manchester Airport
- Visit Liverpool (Tourism website)
- Virgin Trains (mainline services from Liverpool Lime Street)