Serj Tankian will also play a date of his own

System Of A Down lead singer Serj Tankian has announced he is to support Foo Fighters on their forthcoming UK tour.

The singer will also follow the dates with a show of his own at London Astoria.

The jaunt coincides with the release of Tankian‘s solo album ‘Elect The Dead’ on October 23.

The dates are as follows:

Manchester MEN Arena (November 3)

Newcastle Arena (5)

Birmingham NEC Arena (6)

Glasgow SECC (9)

Aberdeen Exhibition Centre (10)

Sheffield Arena (12)

Cardiff CIA (13)

Nottingham Arena (14)

Manchester Academy (16)

London 02 Arena (17/18)

London Astoria (22)

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