Florence and the Machine confirm UK and Ireland arena tour
08 Jun 2015
Florence and the Machine have announced a September UK and Ireland arena tour, which includes a four-night London residency.
Following the news of a No.1 album, the indie group fronted by Florence Welch have confirmed their How Big tour for September 2015. The tour, which is in support of their third album How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful, will start on 9 September starting at Belfast’s Odyssey Arena.
The tour will come to a close in Florence’s hometown of London with four concerts at London’s Alexandra Palace on 21, 22, 23 and 24 September.
Florence and the Machine’s tour will visit Dublin, Sheffield, Newcastle, Nottingham, Manchester and Birmingham during September. The live dates follow a number of festival appearances for the band, including a slot on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury festival.
The band’s third album, How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful, became this week’s UK No.1 following its release. The album is the group’s first in almost four years and follows 2011’s Ceremonials.
Tickets for Florence and the Machine’s UK tour will go on general sale on Friday 12 June.
Florence and the Machines tour dates
Odyssey Arena, Belfast (9)
3Arena, Dublin (10)
Sheffield Motorpoint Arena (12)
Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle (15)
Capital FM Arena, Nottingham (17)
Manchester Arena (18)
Genting Arena, Birmingham (19)
Alexandra Palace, London (21, 22, 24, 25)