June 30, 2014 13:09
Kasabian reveal new UK tour, includes five nights at Brixton Academy – O2 Priority Ticket details
Fresh from headlining Glastonbury the Leicester band will play a run of shows including five nights at London's O2 Academy Brixton
The Leicester band, who headlined Glastonbury festival on Sunday night (June 29), will play a run of shows at the iconic London venue on December 1, 2, 4, 5 and 6. The final show of the five is a 'late-night' gig.
Kasabian will also play arena shows in Leeds, Birmingham, Cardiff, Bournemouth, Brighton, Nottingham, Newcastle and Manchester. The Maccabees will support them on all dates.
On Sunday, they brought Glastonbury 2014 to a close with a set which featured a cover of Gnarls Barkley's 'Crazy' and a guest appearance from comedian Noel Fielding posing as Vlad The Impaler. It comes after the band scored their fourth UK Number One album with '48:13' and played a hometown show in front of 50,000 fans at Leicester's Victoria Park earlier this month.
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The presale tickets for the London O2 Academy gigs are available from Wednesday July 2 at 9.30am. Tickets go on general sale on Friday July 4 at 9.30am.
The full UK tour dates are:
Glasgow SSE Hydro (November 19)
Leeds First Direct Arena (21)
Birmingham LG Arena (22)
Cardiff CIA (23)
Bournemouth International Arena (25)
Brighton Centre (26)
Nottingham Capital FM Arena (28)
London O2 Academy Brixton (December 1, 2, 4, 5, 6 (late-night))
Dublin O2 Arena (8)
Belfast Odyssey Arena (9)
Newcastle Metro Radio Arena (11)
Manchester Phones 4u (12)
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Following the O2 Priority Ticket presale, tickets go on general sale on Friday May 30. To check the availability of Johnny Marr tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.
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