Keane announce details of first UK tour in three years
Keane are pleased to release their UK tour dates beginning in May 2012. This will be their first UK tour in three years, the last of which culminated in two sold out O2 Arena shows.
Tickets will go on sale on Friday 24th February 2012 at 9AM and are available from:
On finishing the recording of the new album in February, Keane announced two special shows at the De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill, a location close to their hearts as it was both their teenage haunt and near to where the album was recorded. They announced the dates in the local paper only and within 5 minutes they were sold out. This will be the first time fans will hear new material.
Highly anticipated and years in the making the band recorded the album in the UK at Sea Fog, Ivor Novello Award winner Tim Rice-Oxley's studio and are calling it their most personal record yet. Release details to be announced soon.
UK tour dates:
Wednesday 23 - Newcastle O2 Academy
Thursday 24 - Glasgow O2 Academy
Friday 25 - Birmingham O2 Academy
Tuesday 29 - Leeds O2 Academy
Wednesday 30 - Manchester O2 Apollo
Monday 04 - Folkestone Leas Cliff Hall
Tuesday 05 - Bristol O2 Academy
Wednesday 06 - Leicester De Montfort Hall
Friday 08 - London O2 Academy Brixton
Tickets are priced at £25, £28.50 for London. Keane will also be playing at this year's South By South West Festival. Details to be announced.