Morrissey to mount massive American tour

The former Smith gets ready to hit the road

Morrissey is set to mount a massive north American tour this year.

The 40-date jaunt will be announced in full in the next two weeks, but it has been confirmed it will kick off on April 27.

According to fansite, which Morrissey regularly contributes to, the final details are the tour are being confirmed, but Kristeen Young will support the former Smiths frontman on all dates.

No European dates have been mentioned yet, though it is strongly rumoured that the singer will appear at this year’s Wireless festival in London.