Madness add matinee shows to upcoming winter UK tour – ticket details

Ska veterans will now also play afternoon gigs in five cities

Madness have added a series of matinee shows to their upcoming winter UK tour.

The ska veterans will now play afternoon gigs in Glasgow (November 27), Newcastle (28), Leicester (December 4), Leeds (5) and Birmingham (11).

The group will begin the tour at Blackpool Empress Ballroom on November 26.

The ‘Do Not Adjust Your Nut’ tour will see the band debut new material from their as-yet-untitled forthcoming studio LP, the follow-up to 2009’s ‘The Liberty Of Norton Folgate’.

Madness will play the following dates:

Blackpool Empress Ballroom (November 26)
O2 Academy Glasgow (27, plus matinee show)
O2 Academy Newcastle (28, plus matinee show)
Manchester Apollo (30)
O2 Academy Sheffield (December 1)
Hull Arena (3)
Leicester De Montfort Hall (4, plus matinee show)
O2 Academy Leeds (5, plus matinee show)
Nottingham Rock City (7)
Bournemouth BIC (8)
Reading Rivermead (10)
O2 Academy Birmingham (11, plus matinee show)
Cardiff International Arena (13)
Plymouth Pavilions (14)
Brighton Centre (15)
London Earls Court (17)

Tickets for the matinee shows go on sale on Friday (August 6) at 9.30am (BST). To check the availability of Madness tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.