Henry Rollins lines up Edinburgh festival residency

Black Flag star will also tour UK

Henry Rollins has announced a week-long residency at the Edinburgh Fringe festival.

The musician will bring his spoken word performances to other areas of the UK in August.

Rollins is famous for his vocal work with hardcore punks Black Flag, who he joined in 1981 and remained with until their split in 1986.

He will perform at the following venues:

Birmingham Glee Club (August 10)

Cardiff Glee Club (11)

London IndigO2 (12)

Brighton Komedia (13)

Edinburgh Fringe Festival – Gilded Balloon (18-25)

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