Kings of Leon add Swansea date to UK tour

Band announce Liberty Stadium date on July 2

Photo: Next Previous

Photo Gallery: Kings Of Leon

Kings Of Leon have added a date at Swansea's Liberty Stadium to their UK tour this summer.

The Nashville band will perform in Wales on July 2 as part of a British tour which will also see them play stadium and arena shows in Newcastle, Sheffield, Manchester, Glasgow and Milton Keynes.

The band recently declared their seal of approval for fans wanting to get naked during their live shows after a fan stripped entirely nude during a performance in Birmingham in 2013. "We are all married, all very faithful and kinda boring now, so it wouldn't hurt to see a little nudity at a concert, but it never happens," said Nathan Followill.

Kings Of Leon have also been announced as the Sunday night headliners of Isle of Wight festival. The band will take to the Main Stage on June 15, joining already announced acts Red Hot Chili Peppers and Biffy Clyro at the top of the bill.

The Tennessee rockers released their sixth album 'Mechanical Bull' in September 2013. It became their fourth Number One album in the UK.

Kings Of Leon will play:

Newcastle St James' Park (May 31)
Sheffield Motorpoint Arena (June 17)
Manchester Phones 4U Arena (18)
Glasgow SSE Hydro Arena (20)
Milton Keynes Bowl (22)
Swansea Liberty Stadium (July 2)


To check the availability of Kings of Leon tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now.


Read More On This Artist

Kings Of Leon Merchandise
More News
Nitrous oxide banned at Glastonbury by organisers
The Rolling Stones share alternate version of 'Can’t You Hear Me Knocking' - listen
Radiohead's Thom Yorke plus Brian May, Billy Bragg show support to Green Party MP Caroline...
Morrissey admits difficulty finding new record label, but dismisses 'desperate'...
Battles announce one-off London show
One Direction's Liam Payne says group's new songs sound 'a bit Oasis-y'
Flaming Lips, Bon Iver and Sia among artists to write songs for the Silver Lake Chorus choir
Nicki Minaj performs at millionaire's son's bar mitzvah - watch
Death From Above 1979 release trippy new 'Virgins' video – watch
Steve Aoki confirmed as judge on Simon Cowell's DJ talent show
Sam Smith cancels Australian tour dates after suffering vocal cord haemorrhage
Slipknot's Corey Taylor says he 'loves music but hates business'
Pete Townshend shares orchestral remake of The Who's 'Love, Reign O'er Me' -...
Everything Everything to judge new band competition and mentor finalists
Elton John and Janelle Monáe to appear on new Chic album
Rihanna, Lorde, Gerard Way and more react to Baltimore protests
Kendrick Lamar throws first pitch at LA Dodgers baseball game - watch
Grimes says that Jay Z's Tidal streaming service is 'so important for indie music'
Anna Calvi, Dirty Projectors' David Longstreth and more to play David Byrne's Meltdown...
'Montage Of Heck' clip of Kurt Cobain wearing a Hitler moustache and wedding dress airs...
Kate Tempest album artwork to go on display at National Portrait Gallery
The Vaccines stream new track 'Minimal Affection' - listen

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM