Mason Hill cover Foo Fighters “Best of You” and announce additional tour dates.

Glaswegian rockers, Mason Hill, continue their stratospheric ascent, announcing another 7 UK headline shows October 2020 to add to their previously announced 17 dates in September 2020. With support from Hollowstar and Empyre, the Against The Wall tour is looking like a great success with Gravesend selling out within 48 hours and many other venues close to sell out.

The tour follows the recent release of their debut album which stormed into the UK national album chart at number 19, achieving a coveted top 20 album position. The long awaited album, which received critical acclaim from both media and fans alike, also charted at number 1 in the March UK rock album chart, the first time a British rock band has debuted with their album in the UK Top 20 since Royal Blood back in 2014!

To celebrate their continuing success, Mason Hill release a cover version of the Foo Fighters classic Best Of You, April 23rd. The track was a key part of their album campaign and due to fan requests to have the track released, it is being made available on all worldwide streaming platforms –


It is an incredible achievement for new British rock band, starting from an almost zero sales base and during a pandemic when there has been no traditional retail, no live shows or touring opportunities. The innovative marketing campaign run by both 7Hz Productions (ADA) and the band involved a six month fan building initiative utilised the band social platforms, streaming performances, virtual ‘in store’ launch events, dark ad audience building and strategic media take over promotions.

It is not only UK fans who have taken to the record, in Germany the band have seen a huge uplift in airplay where they are presently trending in the top 15 German rock airplay charts with their single D.N.A and are also top 10 in the Heavy 1 French radio chart.

Let us know what you think of this cover version in the comments below.

Rock News recently Interviewed with Mason Hill, watch the video here.


The band’s first ever full UK headline Against The Wall tour dates as follows:

Thursday 2nd September         ABERDEEN                                       Tunnels

Friday 3rd September              GLASGOW                                        Garage

Saturday 4th September          GALASHIELS                                   Macarts

Thursday 9th September          DUBLIN                                             Grand Social

Friday 10th September            BELFAST                                           Voodoo

Tuesday 14th September         CAMBRIDGE                                    Junction 2

Wednesday 15th September    SHEFFIELD                                       Corporation

Thursday 16th September        BRISTOL                                            Fleece

Friday 17th September            BRIGHTON                                        Patterns

Saturday 18th September        GRAVESEND (SOLD OUT)            Leos

Monday 20th September         CARDIFF                                           Globe

Tuesday 21st September         SOUTHAMPTON                              Joiners

Wednesday 22nd September   BRADFORD                                       Night Train

Thursday 23rd September       BLACKPOOL                                     Waterloo Music Bar

Friday 24th September            LONDON                                            Underworld

Saturday 25th September         MANCHESTER                                 Rebellion

Sunday 26th September           WOLVERHAMPTON                        KK’s Steel Mill

Sunday 03rd October               LEEDS                                                Key Club

Monday 04th October              NOTTINGHAM                                 Rescue Rooms

Tuesday 05th October             NORWICH                                         Waterfront Studio

Wednesday 06th October        NEWCASTLE                                    Cluny 2

Thursday 07th October            LIVERPOOL                                      Arts Club

Friday 08th October                 DOVER                                              Booking Hall

Saturday 09th October             OXFORD                                            Academy 2

Tickets are priced at from £12 and can be purchased via www.myticket.co.uk

Lead singer, Scott Taylor, has said of the tour: “The last month or so has been totally insane. We are extremely humbled at the reception Against The Wall has received and needless to say, it’s been an extremely bright light for us during this long Covid tunnel. It has made us even more hungry to get back out and play live again. We can’t wait for the Against The Wall tour to commence so hopefully see you all down the front!”

Mason Hill are
Scott Taylor (lead vocals)
James Bird (lead guitar)
Marc Montgomery (guitar)
Matthew Ward (bass)
Craig McFetridge (drums)

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