The Pogues announce Christmas farewell tour and ticket details

Shane MacGowan and co line up their last festive knees-up

The Pogues have announced plans for a farewell Christmas tour.

Shane MacGowan‘s band are set to hit the road for one final time, kicking off the gigs at O2 Academy Glasgow on December 13.

The shows will be their last Christmas dates since they returned to play festive shows eight years ago.


The Pogues will play:

Glasgow O2 Academy Glasgow (13)
Newcastle O2 Academy Newcastle (14)
Sheffield O2 Academy Sheffield (16)
Manchester Apollo (17)
Birmingham O2 Academy Birmingham (18)
London O2 Academy Brixton (20, 21)

Tickets go on general sale on Friday (September 3). To check the availability of The Pogues tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.