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Arctic Monkeys announce UK tour dates (2009)

Arctic Monkeys

Story by Jack Foley

FRESH from headlining this year’s Leeds and Reading Festival and releasing Humbug, the band’s third studio album, the Arctic Monkeys have announced a full UK and Irish tour for the end of the year.

Alex Turner, Jamie Cook, Matt Helders and Nick O’Malley will play a total of 10 dates, kicking off with a Friday, November 13 performance at Liverpool Echo Arena and including a night at London’s Wembley Arena.

The tour dates are (all November 2009):

13 – Liverpool Echo Arena
14 – Sheffield Arena
16 – Newcastle Metro Arena
18 – Wembley Arena
20 – Birmingham NIA
21 – Manchester MEN Arena
22 – Nottingham Trent FM Arena
24 – Glasgow SECC
25 – Belfast The Odyssey
26 – Dublin The O2

Tickets go on general sale on Friday, September 11 at 9am.