Richard Ashcroft announces a string of arena dates for March 2017, and a special open air show during the Summer at Castlefield Bowl.
Richard Ashcroft extends tour
Updated: 29 November 2016
Promising an exciting setlist comprised of songs from sixth studio album, These People as well as his legendary back catalogue of solo work and The Verve, Richard Ashcroft will perform a string of arena dates throughout March 2017, and a special outdoor show at the Castlefield Bowl in Manchester at the end of June.
Making his live comeback in support of These People, his first album in six years, Richard Ashcroft takes over arenas this December.
Updated: 25 May 2016
Richard Ashcroft, the former Verve frontman and Ivor Novello Award winner, has confirmed two arena shows for December 2016.
The singer will perform at the Liverpool Echo Arena on 7 December and at The O2 in London on 9 December.
The Wigan-born star’s concerts are in support of These People, which is Richard Ashcroft’s first album in six year and has had huge success in the UK Albums Chart.
Recorded in London, These People was produced by Richard Ashcroft and Chris Potter, who Richard Ashcroft has worked with for many years. The album also saw a return of Wil Malone. He previously worked with Richard Ashcroft on the string arrangements of The Verve’s 1995 album A Northern Soul and 1997’s Urban Hymns, before working on Richard Ashcroft’s stand-out debut solo release, Alone With Everybody, in 2000.
Cited as one of the most defining songwriters of his time and possessing one of the most memorable voices in British music, Richard Ashcroft’s live return is not to be missed. Book your Richard Ashcroft tickets below to see the incredible singer in London and Liverpool.