Morrissey announces London residency

Indie hero to take over the Roundhouse in the new year

Morrissey has announced his return to the UK next year with a London residency.

The legendary former Smiths singer, who is readying a new album, and will also release a hits compilation in 2008, will play six nights at the Camden Roundhouse.

The shows will be the first time Morrissey has played in the UK since 2006.

The dates are:

London Roundhouse (January 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27)

Tickets go on sale next Friday (November 23) at 9am.

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