Arctic Monkeys announce surprise gig for tonight

Band confirm second secret show in a week

Arctic Monkeys have announced plans to play a one-off show in Leicester tonight (February 13).

Following on from there surprise appearance in Sheffield on Saturday (February 10), the four-piece will be appearing at Leicester University for an intimate show.

Tickets for the gig go on sale at 12 midday and are only available from the venue, reports Leicester Student.

Are you going to the gig? If so and you want to share your stories, photos and videos from the show, email them to with Arctics as the subject line.

Meanwhile check out your snaps and stories from the Sheffield gig on our News Vulture blog now.

Arctic Monkeys release their new album ‘Favourite Worst Nightmare’ on April 23, preceded by ‘Brianstorm’ as a single on April 16.

For more on the band’s live return, see this week’s issue of NME on UK newsstands nationwide from February 14.