And it's a star-studded line-up...

VELVET REVOLVER have confirmed their first ever UK shows.

The band, consisting of former Stone Temple Pilots vocalist Scott Weiland, [a][/a] guitarist Slash, bassist Duff McKagan, and drummer Matt Sorum, as well as guitarist Dave Kushner, will play Glasgow, Manchester and London.

The dates are: Carling Academy Glasgow (August 31)

Carling Apollo Manchester (September 1)

Carling Apollo Hammersmith (2)

Tickets will go on sale today via

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