Chvrches announce 2019 UK and Ireland tour

They'll kick off the jaunt with a big gig at London's Alexandra Palace in February

Chvrches have announced a new UK and Ireland tour for 2019 – see details of the upcoming shows below.

The Glasgow three-piece will continue their world tour next year in support of their third album ‘Love Is Dead’, which was released back in May.

Chvrches – who played at the London festival Citadel yesterday (July 15) – will return to the UK in February for the new set of tour dates, which will kick off at London’s Alexandra Palace on February 7. The jaunt will also visit such cities as Birmingham, Manchester and their home of Glasgow, before the tour concludes with a gig at Dublin’s Olympia on February 21.

Tickets for the gigs go on sale on Friday (July 20) at 9am – see Chrvches’ new UK and Ireland tour itinerary below.

February
7 – Alexandra Palace, London
9 – O2 Academy, Birmingham
12 – O2 Academy, Bournemouth
14 – Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
16 – The SSE Hydro, Glasgow
18 – O2 Academy, Newcastle
19 – Ulster Hall, Belfast
21 – Olympia, Dublin

Last month, Chvrches covered Rihanna’s song ‘Stay’ for Spotify’s ongoing Singles series. It follows on from the band’s 2016 cover of Rihanna’s collaboration with Calvin Harris, ‘This Is What You Came For’, which they recorded for the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge.