Bruce Springsteen announces huge UK live shows

Rocker set to play football ground shows next year

Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band have announced three UK stadium gigs for 2008.

The jaunt includes one date at Arsenal FC’s home, The Emirates Stadium, set to take place on May 30.

Springsteen’s will be the first gig to take place at the new home of Arsenal. The stadium opened in July 2006.

Springsteen will also perform at the home of Manchester United, Old Trafford, and in Cardiff’s Millenium Stadium.

Bruce Springsteen will play:

Manchester Old Trafford Stadium (May 28)

London Emirates Stadium (30)

Cardiff Millennium Stadium (June 14)

Tickets will go on sale at 9am GMT on December 5. To check ticket availability after then, and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.