Jake Bugg - indie superstar
Jake Bugg, Britain's indie singer-songwriter, is on tour and you can buy and sell Jake Bugg tickets here at StubHub. Since the release of his debut single "Lightning Bolt" in 2012 aged just 18, Jake Bugg has experienced a meteoric rise to the upper echelons of the music industry. When listening to Jake Bugg's music you can see that he was brought up on a steady diet of The Beatles, Oasis, Bob Dylan as well as later additions of The White Stripes. This blend has resulted in four best-selling albums, including his debut album Jake Bugg, which topped the UK albums chart and was nominated for a Mercury Prize. Having previously toured with the likes of Lana Del Rey as well as Mumford & Sons, Jake Bugg is no stranger to the limelight and has sold out arena tours worldwide. So, what are you waiting for? Get your Jake Bugg concert tickets today at StubHub and see the young Brit perform live.
Jake Bugg background
Jake Bugg was born and raised in Nottingham and first started playing guitar at the age of 12. Within a year, Bugg had started composing his own songs. At this time, hip-hop and grime were dominating the English airwaves, yet Jake Bugg turned to the classics like the Beatles and Jimi Hendrix for his inspiration. When he was 17, a local DJ started playing one of his songs and, soon after, Jake Bugg was invited to play at Glastonbury, signed to Mercury and joined Lana Del Rey on tour. In 2012, Jake Bugg released his eponymously titled debut album which was heralded as an authentic and insightful debut, spawning the popular tracks "Lightning Bolt", "Two Fingers" and "Country Song". Since Bugg tore the music door wide open in 2012, he has gone on to release three further albums, each of which differ noticeably in style.
Collaborating with famed producer Rick Rubin, 2013's Shangri La received mixed reviews, but earned the singer a Brit Award nomination, losing out to Ben Howard. Jake Bugg's third album On My One was released in 2016 and was largely self-produced, incorporating hip-hop and dance into his classic indie style. Singles like "Gimme the Love" and "On My One" proved popular with fans. Ever the workaholic, 2017 saw the new Jake Bugg album Hearts That Strain and Jake Bugg is on tour promoting the album with a series of intimate acoustic concerts. If you want to be there at one of the Jake Bugg concerts, then buy Jake Bugg tickets here today at StubHub.
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