Dir En Grey announce details of London show

Japanese rockers return to UK on August 12

Japanese rockers Dir En Grey have announced that they will be playing a one-off UK show at London‘s Koko on August 12.

The show will be the first chance for fans to hear material from the band’s forthcoming new album – the follow-up to 2008’s ‘Uroboros’.

“I’m thrilled to play in UK again,” said Dir En Grey guitarist Die. “After being cooped up in a studio for so long the other members are hungry to play live now, so I am sure the show will be exciting.”

“We are looking forward to seeing all of you in UK in August!”

Tickets go on sale on April 15 at 9am (BST).

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