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GREEN DAY are to play a 15-date US tour in January, following on from their previously announced dates in the UK and IRELAND in December.

The band, who released their album ‘Warning’ earlier in the year, start their tour at the Dallas Bronco Bowl on January 11, before playing at: Houston Aerial (12)

Austin Music Hall (13)

New Orleans UNO (14)

Pensacola Bayfront Auditorium (15)

Fort Mill Hornets Training Facility (17)

Knoxville Civic Auditorium (18)

Athens Classic Center (19)

Myrtle Beach House of Blues (20)

Grand Rapids Deltaplex (22)

Dayton Hara Arena (23)

Milwaukee Eagles Ballroom (24)

Madison Exposition Hall (25)

Kansas City Hale Arena (26)

Tulsa Brady Theatre (27)

Prior to the US dates, the band will play five shows in the UK and Ireland as part of their European tour, calling at: Manchester Arena (December 7)

London Wembley Arena (8)

Nottingham Arena (9)

Glasgow SECC (10)

Dublin Point (11)

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