Bon Iver add London, and Manchester dates to Glasgow

tickets will go on sale on Friday

news: Tuesday 19th June 2012

Wisconsin singer-songwriter Justin Vernon and band better known as Bon Iver have added UK dates to the band's European touring dates which previously included closing Latitude festival's Obelisk Arena on 13th July in their first major headline slot and only UK festival appearance in 2012.

Having toured consistently since their second album's release, the band are next in Europe this July and August for a long run of mostly festival shows. They will now be returning for a two week tour of arenas in November and today can confirm that there will be three headline shows in the UK.

Shortly after the release of second album, 'Bon Iver', Bon Iver, Justin and band stopped into East West Studios in West Hollywood on the invitation of iTunes to spend a day in a room together putting the many-layered dynamism of the live show to tape. The result of seven tracks including a cover of Björk's 'Who Is It?', is also now available to buy on iTunes.

Thu 08 November Wembley Arena, London
Fri 09 November Manchester Arena, Manchester
Sat 10 November The SECC, Glasgow

Today they also confirmed that there will also be shows in Madrid, Milan, Copenhagen, and Dublin.

With tickets for Glasgow already on sale, Wembley and Manchester will both be made available this Friday, 22nd June at 9am priced at £27.50, and eGigs will havel inks to buy them then.

article by: Scott Williams

published: 19/06/2012 17:44

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