Blur announce details of three UK headline tour dates

Band will warm up for Isle Of Wight festival with gigs in Glasgow, Blackpool and Llandudno

Blur have announced details of three UK tour dates to take place in June.

The band, who went straight to Number One with new album ‘The Magic Whip’ yesterday (May 3), will play headline dates in Glasgow, Blackpool and Llandudno. See below for full dates and venue information.

The gigs will act as warm-up for the band’s headline set at the Isle Of Wight festival in June.


Blur will headline British Summer Time in London’s Hyde Park on June 20. They have also been announced as a headliner for this year’s Benicàssim festival in Spain.

Drummer Dave Rowntree has claimed that Blur will not be headlining Glastonbury this year.

Blur will play:

Glasgow Barrowlands (June 9)
Blackpool Empress Ballroom (10)
Llandudno Cymru Arena (11)

Tickets are £35 each (plus booking fee) and will be available from 10am on Friday May 8.