New live dates for January 2019

Gene loves jezebel will embark on a tour of the UK from the 11th to 19th January 2019. Similarly to the recent US shows, Joel Patterson will be on drums. On 26th January, the band play at the Cascais Rock Festival at Estoril, just outside Lisbon, in Portugal. Find out more about this festival at the Festival’s official Facebook page.

Tickets for all these events can be purchased through BandsInTown (see below).

January 2019 UK tour poster

Jay at Islington Academy 3/11/18

Jay on stage at Islington Academy November 2018

Jay played an acoustic support slot to Balaam and the Angel at London’s Islington Academy last night, Saturday 3rd November. Thirty minutes of Gene Loves Jezebel songs with a couple of new ones added to the mix.

Here is Any Anxious Colour, filmed by Pete Cole, which Jay dedicated to the recent sad and untimely loss of long-time GLJ fan, Simon ‘Pooh’ Burgess.

Jay Aston set list November 2018
Jay’s Islington set list 3/11/18

Other artists on the bill were 1919, The Last Cry and Siberia.

North America Tour

Gene Loves Jezebel will be touring the USA in September (as Jay Aston’s Gene Loves Jezebel), together with a date in Vancouver, Canada. This will be the band’s first North American tour for over ten years and comprises 19 dates across the country. Joining Jay, Pete and James will be Joel Patterson on drums.

The dates are in the following ad and on our Shows page.

Poster of tour dates for Gene Loves Jezebel's American Tour 2018

U.S. festival appearance in May

Like Totally 80s Festival logo

Gene Loves Jezebel are to play at the Like Totally 80s Festival, which takes place at Huntington Beach in California, USA on Saturday 12 May. Other artists on the bill include The Human League and one of James Stevenson’s other bands, The Alarm. This will be a long-awaited return to the USA, and due to the legalities will be known as Jay Aston’s Gene Loves Jezebel for this appearance. Tickets are available at Ticketfly.

Jay live shows

Jay has a couple of live performances booked in. The first is this coming Saturday at Nambucca in Holloway Road, London. He will be on stage at 7.45pm for a short acoustic set. Venue details are on the Nambucca website.

On Wednesday 24 September, he will be in New York for a slot at the live venue, Berlin. Get more details about the venue on their Facebook page.