The Who announce special guest Maximo Park for Newcastle gig
22 Oct 2014
The Who have confirmed that Maximo Park will be their special guest during their Newcastle gig, which is part of their The Who Hits 50! tour.
Newcastle’s local heroes, Maximo Park, are to perform at the Metro Radio Arena when they take to the stage as The Who’s special guest on 9 December. The news was confirmed this morning via The Who’s official Facebook page.
The Newcastle concert is part of The Who Hits 50! tour, which will celebrate the years and hits of The Who. The band will perform classic tracks and older hits with Peter Townshend saying that it will be a mixture of, “Hits, picks, mixes and misses”.
The Who’s tour gets underway at Dublin’s 3Arena on 26 November and will visit arenas across the country before coming to an end at The O2 arena in London on 17 and 18 December.
The Who tickets are now on sale for their upcoming tour.
The Who tour dates
3Arena, Dublin (28)
Odyssey Arena, Belfast (28)
The SSE Hydro, Glasgow (30)
First Direct Arena, Leeds (2)
Nottingham Arena (5)
Birmingham NIA (7)
Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle (9)
Liverpool Echo Arena (11)
Phones 4U Arena, Manchester (13)
Motorpoint Arena Cardiff (15)
The O2, London (17, 18)