Ben Howard announces biggest ever UK tour (2012)
Story by Jack Foley
BEN Howard has announced details of his biggest UK and Ireland tour for later this year.
The new dates commence at The Dome in Brighton on November 2 and conclude at London’s Brixton Academy on November 28 with his biggest headline show to date.
Tickets will go on pre-sale from Wednesday, February 8 at 9am, and then on general sale from Friday, February 10 through his website
Support for this November tour will come from Willy Mason.
As previously announced, Ben’s February UK tour is completely sold out and includes two nights at London’s Shepherds Bush Empire. He then heads out to SXSW in March ahead of his debut US tour.
Ben Howard releases his new single The Wolves on February 27. It’s taken from his debut album, Every Kingdom, out now on Island Records.
The winter tour dates are (all November 2012):
2 – Brighton, The Dome
3 – Plymouth, Pavilions
4 – Cardiff, University (Great Hall)
5 – Bristol, Colston Hall
7 – Dublin, Olympia
9 – Belfast, Mandela Hall
10 – Glasgow, O2 Academy
12 – Manchester, Apollo
14 – Leeds, O2 Academy
16 – Newcastle, O2 Academy
17 – Aberdeen, Music Hall
19 – Cambridge, Corn Exchange
20 – Lincoln, Engine Shed
21 – Leicester, O2 Academy
22 – Nottingham, Rock City
24 – Birmingham, O2 Academy
25 – Bournemouth, O2 Academy
26 – Southampton, Guild Hall
28 – London, O2 Brixton Academy