Supergroup Black Country Communion - comprising Joe Bonamassa, Glenn Hughes, Derek Sherinian and Jason Bonham - have announced that their 2nd album '2' will be released in the UK on June 13th. They will also be playing the High Voltage festical in London and will be releasing 'Th Outsider' as the first single to be taken from the album.

Bonamassa and Hughes appeared at the inaugural High Voltage festival in 2010, with Hughes singing for Heaven & Hell in tribute to his late friend, Ronnie James Dio. This year Black Country Communion has confirmed that High Voltage will be their only UK festival appearance during the summer of 2011.

High Voltage is the festival all true rock fans have been waiting for - custom built by rock fans for rock fans. As well as the amazing array of acts on show, the facilities are second to none: great food, proper beer, clean toilets and deluxe hospitality packages.

High Voltage offers a new and unique festival experience for rock fans of all ages. Only High Voltage gives ticket buyers the freedom to design their own bespoke festival package – which includes accommodation, transport and VIP entertainment.

Tickets are priced £99.00 for the weekend and £56.50 per day (subject to booking fee). VIP tickets are available at £105.00 per day, and £199.00 for the entire weekend. (stbf).

High Voltage is also pleased to offer festival goers a unique deposit scheme. This applies to any weekend ticket and allows customers to spread the cost of the ticket over two payments. General admission and VIP weekend tickets can be purchased with an initial £50.00 deposit plus booking fee, with the final payment due on June 1st.

BCC will tour the UK in July Dates as follows:


Saturday 23rd July 2011
Tickets: £40.00
Box Office: 0871 230 1101
The Promenade, Llandudno, LL30 1BB

Tuesday 26th July 2011
Tickets: £40.00 Standing £45.00 Seated
Box Office: 0871 230 1101
55 Cookridge Street, Leeds, LS2 3AW

Wednesday 27th July 2011
Tickets: £40.00
Box Office: 0871 230 1101
Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 1SW

Friday 29th July 2011
Tickets: £40.00 Standing £45.00 Seated
Box Office: 0871 230 1101
121 Eglinton Street, Glasgow, G5 9NT

Saturday 30th July 2011
Tickets: £40.00
Box Office: 0871 230 1101
Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PR

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