Amsterdam hit the road this week

The full seven-piece Amsterdam extravaganza hits the road for the first headlining tour of the UK in four years. The tour starts this Thursday in London town and has support from Elsie and Amsterdam’s very own Johnny and Anna. Amsterdam are on stage at 9.15pm.

The gang are promising a full on night of celebration with all your favourites plus the new songs which appear on the new Best Of. Don’t miss it!

The Very Best of Ian Prowse Tour:
London (Launch show)
The Borderline
Thu 19 Apr

Fri 20 Apr
0117 929 9008

Kazimier (Wolstenholme Sq)
Sat 21 Apr

Band on the Wall
Tue 24 Apr
0845 2500 500

The Duchess
Wed 25 Apr
01904 641413

King Tuts
Fri 27 Apr
b/o 0141 221 5279

The Slade Rooms
Sat 28 Apr
0870 320 7000


Johnny and Anna on BBC TV

Amsterdam members John Barlow and Anna Jenkins will be performing on BBC1 West on Monday night at 7.30pm. The series is called Inside out with this programme entitled The Last Shop Standing.

They have been filmed performing songs from Johnnys brilliant debut album The Fosse Way.

Johnny Barlow weekend

If you are at a loose end this weekend why not get along to one of the two launch shows for Johns first ever solo album.

Tonight is at the Water Rats in London with tomorrow’s show taking place at the Zanzibar club in Liverpool. You can pay on the door at both events and ‘The Fosse Way’ will be available at both gigs.

Support for tomorrow night comes from Paulie’s new band The Last Gambados, Alan O’Hare, The Garys and Kevin Critchely.


Johnny Barlow solo album available this Friday

Johnny Barlow

Johnny Barlow

The Fosse Way contains ten original Barlow gems beautifully represented on his CD. The album is available to Amsterdam fans this Friday 27 August from

Purchasers of the album will receive it within a week. To listen to tracks and find out what the Fosse way actually means visit Johnny’s site.

Three full band shows in Stroud, Liverpool and London have also been announced to promote the Fosse Way:

Fringe Festival main stage
Sun 5 Sept, 4:00 pm

Water Rats
Friday 10 Sept

Saturday 11 Sept


Best wishes to Johnny and Anna!

Amsterdam band members Johnny Barlow and Anna Jenkins will be tying the knot this weekend.

All of us at AHQ wish them all the luck and happiness in the world!