John Lydon’s Public Image Ltd add London show to summer UK dates – ticket details

Band will play HMV Forum as part of their gig-run

Public Image Ltd. have added a London date to their forthcoming UK summer tour.

John Lydon’s band announced they will play the HMV Forum in Kentish Town on August 11 on their Twitter page as part of the jaunt which kicks off at Bournemouth’s O2 Academy on July 31 before finishing up at Brighton’s Concorde 2 on August 16. The tour will stop off at Reading, Wolverhampton, Blackpool and Newcastle, among other cities, along the way.

No official date for ticket sales has been announced as of yet but pre-sale tickets go on sale this Thursday (April 5). To check the availability of Public Image Ltd tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

The full dates now read as follows:

O2 Academy Bournemouth (July 31)
Reading Sub 89 (August 1)
Wolverhampton Wulfurn Hall (3)
Blackpool Empress Ballroom (4)
O2 Academy Newcastle (6)
London HMV Forum (11)
Hatfield University Forum (12)
O2 Academy Bristol (13)
Brighton Concorde 2 (15, 16)

PiL, who release their new album on May 28, will finish up their touring schedule with two festival appearances at the Beautiful Days festival in Devon on August 18 and Summer Sundae in Leicester on the weekend of August 17-19.

Before that they will wrap up their second show at London’s Heaven tonight (April 2), prior to the release of their ‘One Drop’ EP on April 21, to coincide with this year’s Record Store Day.