Placebo announce tour and lyric book

Brian Molko will publish a collection of his lyrics in book form

Placebo have announced an 18-date tour for early 2015.

The band will kick off in Dublin on February 25, before heading to Belfast and Edinburgh later in the month. The tour will continue throughout March, seeing stop-offs in Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester and Bristol before finishing at London’s Hammersmith Apollo on March 24.

Tickets go on sale Friday (October 31) at 9am.


Frontman Brian Molko has also announced plans to release a selection of lyrics from his career in the band later this year, with the book also available to pre-order from his official website on Friday.

Molko and co are celebrating their 20th anniversary this year, having recently released their latest effort ‘Loud Like Love’ in September 2013. Read the NME review.

Placebo will play:

Dublin Olympia (February 25)
Belfast Waterfont Hall (26)
Edinburgh Corn Exchange (28)
Glasgow, o2 Academy (March 1)
Aberdeen, Music Hall (3)
Newcastle o2 Academy (4)
Hull, City Hall (6)
Blackburn, King George’s Hall (7)
Leeds, o2 Academy (9)
Liverpool, Guild Of Students (10)
Manchester, o2 Apollo (12)
Sheffield, o2 Academy (13)
Norwich, UEA (15)
Leicester, De Montfort Hall (16)
Birmingham, o2 Academy (18)
Bristol, Colston Hall (19)
Bournemouth, o2 Academy (21)
Southend, Cliffs Pavillion (22)
London, EventIM Apollo (24)

To check the availability of Placebo tickets and get all the latest listings, head to NME.COM/tickets.