The electro duo join the Eighties legends on their arena comeback tour...

Goldfrapp are to support Duran Duran on their UK comeback tour.

As previously reported, the veteran synth stars play their first proper homeland tour in 18 years this April. Now, the electro duo, led by eponymous singer Alison Goldfrapp, have been confirmed as the opening act on nine of the dates.

Before the dates, they release a new single, ‘Black Cherry’, the third track to be lifted from the album of the same name, on March 1 through Mute.

The dates Goldfrapp will be appearing at are:

Nottingham Arena (April 11)

London Wembley Arena (13-14)

Glasgow SECC (15)

Manchester Evening News Arena (17, 21)

Birmingham NEC (18-19)

Newcastle Arena (22)

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