Plus band announce two of their own UK gigs

Bon Jovi have been announced as the first headliners for next year’s Hard Rock Calling.

The band will top the bill at the event, in London‘s Hyde Park, on June 25.

They will also play their own shows in the build up at Murrayfield in Edinburgh on June 22 and Manchester‘s Old Trafford Cricket Gorund a day later (June 24).

Tickets go on sale on Monday (November 1) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Bon Jovi tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.