Babyshambles drummer on tour... without Doherty

Babyshambles drummer Adam Ficek (who featured in last month's Rhythm) is currently on tour with his solo acoustic project Roses Kings Castles. You can check im out on the following dates:

30 Sep (TONIGHT!) @ 16:00 - Rise Records, Cheltenham

2 Oct @ 19:30 - 100 Club, Oxford St, London

6 Oct @ 20:00 - In The City, Manchester

9 Oct @ 20:00 - Brunswick Cellers, Glasgow

11 Oct @ 13.00 Bubblegum Recordsl, Southend

15 Oct @ 17:00 - Tower Records, Dublin

1 Nov @ 20:00 - Electric Boogaloo, Hitchin

26 Nov @ 20.00 - The Mill, Mansfield

Adam's album Roses Kings Castles is released on 6 October and will be accompanied with album artwork, which includes song parts, scores and tabs to all tracks which you can BUY HERE.

Adam recorded RKC in his bedroom over two weeks, playing every instrument that features on the album. The entire project is funded by Adam and will be released on his label 'The Sycamore Club', named after the community centre of the council estate that he grew up on in Bletchley, Milton Keynes.

Chris Barnes

I'm MusicRadar's eCommerce Editor. In addition to testing the latest music gear, with a particular focus on electronic drums, it's my job to manage the 300+ buyer's guides on MusicRadar and help musicians find the right gear for them at the best prices. I dabble with guitar, but my main instrument is the drums, which I have been playing for 24 years. I've been a part of the music gear industry for 20 years, including 7 years as Editor of the UK's best-selling drum magazine Rhythm, and 5 years as a freelance music writer, during which time I worked with the world's biggest instrument brands including Roland, Boss, Laney and Natal.