Green Day for UK and Irish arena tour

Band announce details of ten new shows

Green Day have announced details of a forthcoming UK and Irish arena tour for October.

The band will play 10 dates on the jaunt, playing two shows in London, Birmingham and Manchester plus gigs in Belfast, Dublin, Glasgow and Sheffield.

Billie Joe Armstrong and co are set to release a new album, ’21st Century Breakdown’, on May 15.

Head to the NME Office Blog for an exclusive first listen report of the new Green Day album.

Green Day will play:

Glasgow SECC (October 19)
Belfast Oddessy Arena (20)
Dublin 02 (21)
London O2 Arena (23, 24)
Sheffield Arena (26)
Birmingham LG Arena (27, 28)
Manchester MEN Arena (30, 31)

Tickets go on sale on Friday (May 1) at 10am (BST).

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