The largest and then the smallest...

Embrace are to warm up for their biggest ever show by playing their smallest – in a fan’s house.

As previously revealed on NME.COM, the band are to play a massive open air show in

The event, held at Millennium Square, has been named ‘A Glorious Day’ and will start at 4.30pm.


Singer Danny McNamara said: “We’ve always wanted to put on a big open air gig in Leeds but we’ve never really been in a position to do it before. We want to make it a really special day and one to remember for our fans.”

Tickets, priced £20, go on general sale from 10am on Friday February 4. For availability, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.

But before that, the next in the band’s series of secret gigs – SG 18 – will act as a warm up to the show.

For details on how to win their very own secret gig fans should visit the band’s secret gig website, [url=]

Previous competition winners have seen the band play at such varied locations as the ’Big Brother’ house and on a beach inPalma, Majorca.