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Cypress Hill announce Brixton Academy date (2010)

Cypress Hill

Story by Jack Foley

CYPRESS HILL follow last week’s announcement of their appearance at the Reading & Leeds Festivals with the news of two headline UK dates in June.

The West Coast hip hop legends will be premiering cuts from their stunning new album Rise Up alongside classic cuts from their 20-year career at London’s Brixton Academy and The Academy in Glasgow, as part of their European tour.

The dates are June 15, 2010, for London and June 16, 2010, for Glasgow. These will be followed by their Leeds and Reading appearances on August 28 and 29 respectively.

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday, April 9.

Cypress Hill’s first album in six years, Rise Up, is released on April 19 on Snoop Dogg’s Priority Records, going through Parlophone in the UK.

You can watch Snoop Dogg in conversation with Cypress Hill’s B-Real and Sen Dog in an exclusive Artist on Artist feature on MySpace.com and also at the band’s website