‘SMILE’ – IT’S BRIAN!

The legend will perform the album in full at a series of shows...

Beach Boys legend BRIAN WILSON is to perform his mythical unreleased masterpiece ‘SMILE’ in its entirety on a UK tour next year, NME.COM can reveal.

The legend will return to London’s Royal Festival Hall, where he played six acclaimed sold-out shows last year, for four nights in February 2004. In addition to ‘Smile’, the concerts will include classic Beach Boys and Brian Wilson favourites, as well as selections from the star’s forthcoming solo album.

There will also be shows in Bristol, Glasgow, Newcastle, Liverpool and Birmingham in March.

The full list of dates are as follows:

London Royal Festival Hall (February 20, 21, 22, 24)

Bristol Colston Hall (March 2)

Glasgow Clyde Auditorium (March 4)

Newcastle City Hall (March 6)

Liverpool Empire (March 7)

Birmingham Symphony Hall (March 8)

Tickets cost between £30 and £60. For the London shows, contact the Royal Festival Hall box office on 020 7960 4242 or [url=]click here.

To buy tickets for all other dates, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663..