Florence And The Machine announce UK and Ireland 2012 arena tour – ticket details

The band will be joined by The Horrors and Spector on 11-date run

Florence And The Machine have announced an 11-date arena tour for March 2012.

The band, who released their second album ‘Ceremonials’ last month, begin the tour at Dublin‘s O2 Arena on March 2 and end the run at Newcastle‘s Metro Radio Arena on March 16.

The trek also includes three dates at London‘s Alexandra Palace on March 8, 9 and 10. Support on the tour will come from The Horrors and Spector, with the exception of March 9, when Theme Park will open proceedings instead of Spector.

You can watch a new video interview with Florence Welch discussing ‘Ceremonials’ by scrolling down to the bottom of the page and clicking.

Florence And The Machine will play:

Dublin O2 Arena (March 2)
Bournemouth International Centre (4)
Cardiff Motorpoint Arena (5)
Nottingham Capital FM Arena (6)
London Alexandra Palace (8,9,10)
Glasgow SECC (12)
Birmingham LG Arena (13)
Manchester Evening News Arena (15)
Newcastle Metro Radio Arena (16)

Tickets go onsale on Friday (November 25) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Florence And The Machine tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.