AMERICAN IDIOTS COME TO TOWN

US punk rockers announce UK tour…

GREEN DAY have confirmed details of a UK and Ireland tour.

The band will come back to these shores in January 2005 in support of their new album ‘American Idiot’.

The dates are as follows: Birmingham NIA (January 23)

Carling Academy Brixton (24-25)

Nottingham Arena (27)

Manchester MEN Arena (29)

Dublin The Point (31)

Plymouth Pavilions (February 2)

Cardiff Arena (3)

Brighton Centre (5)

Carling Apollo Hammersmith (6-7)

Newcastle Arena (8)

Glasgow SECC (10)

Tickets go on sale on Saturday (October 16). For availability, [url=]click here after this time, or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.