Damien Rice announces biggest Irish gig to date

He plays Dublin in August

Damien Rice has announced his biggest Irish headline gig to date.

Rice will play the 22,000 capacity Marley Park in Dublin on August 25 as part of his current world tour, which kicks off tonight (February 15) in Perth, Australia.

The Marley Park show will be the Irish star’s biggest gig in his native country to date, and his first since the release of his Number One album ‘9’ last November.

Tickets for the Irish date go on general sale at 9am on February 23. A fan club only pre-sale will open on Monday (February 19) until 8am on February 23.