The Smiths star will play more shows, and they're this month...

MORRISSEY is to play more UK shows this year, NME.COM can reveal.

The former Smiths singer performed two rare shows at the London Royal Albert Hall last month. However, he will come back to the UK at the end of October for a string of dates across the country.

There is no date in his native Manchester, the closest being at the Blackburn King George’s Hall (November 2).

The tour calls at: Birmingham Academy (October 30)

Bradford St Georges Hall (31)

Blackburn King Georges Hall (2)

Glasgow Barrowlands (3)

London Brixton Academy (5)

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