Lostprophets announce extensive UK and Ireland tour for April – ticket details

Welsh band will promote new album 'Weapons' with 14 live shows

Lostprophets have announced an extensive UK and Ireland tour for April.

The Welsh band, who will release their fifth studio album ‘Weapons’ on April 2, will play 14 dates across the UK and Ireland.

The tour kicks off at Dublin Olympia on April 15 and runs until May 4, when the band headline London’s O2 Academy Brixton.


‘Weapons’ is the follow up to 2010’s ‘The Betrayed’ and has been preceded by the release of new track ‘Better Off Dead’. The track is available for free download from the band’s Facebook page.

You can watch an interview with Lostprophets from last summer’s V Festival by scrolling down to the bottom of the page and clicking.

Lostprophets will play:

Dublin Olympia (April 15)
Belfast Ulster Hall (16)
O2 Academy Liverpool (19)
Manchester Academy (20)
O2 Academy Leeds (21)
O2 Academy Birmingham (23)
Aberdeen Music Hall (24)
O2 Academy Glasgow (25)
O2 Academy Newcastle (27)
Cardiff Motorpoint Arena (28)
Nottingham Rock City (30)
Cambridge Corn Exchange (May 1)
Southampton Guildhall (2)
O2 Academy Brixton (4)

Tickets go onsale on Friday (January 27) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Lostprophets tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.