Richard Ashcroft announces live return with new band – ticket details

United Nations Of Sound set to release album and hit the road in June

Richard Ashcroft is set to make his live return this summer.

The former Verve frontman will hit the road with new band United Nations Of Sound following the release of their as-yet-untitled debut album, provisionally titled ‘Redemption’, on June 7.

The tour includes two British dates at Manchester Academy on June 15 and London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire the next night (16).

Tickets go on sale on Friday (April 16). To check the availability of Richard Ashcroft and the United Nations Of Sound tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

Along with the UK shows, Ashcroft and co will also play the following European dates:

Ancona Piazza del Papa (June 5)
Paris Trabendo (8)
Berlin Columbia Club (10)
Cologne Gloria (12)
Amsterdam Melkweg (13)