After his rapturously received jaunt earlier this year, Brian is back...

[a][/a] legend BRIAN WILSON is to return to the UK for live shows in the summer, NME.COM can announce.

Wilson, who recently performed a four-night residency at the London London Royal Festival Hall, will play the shows in June this year.

The tour calls at: Brighton Centre (June 5)

Bristol Colston Hall (6)

Nottingham Royal Centre (7)

London Royal Festival Hall (9-10)

Edinburgh Playhouse (12)

Manchester Apollo (13)

Birmingham Symphony Hall (14)

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Wilson will also appear at London’s Buckingham Palace as part of the events that mark the Queen’s Golden Jubilee (June 3).