Foreigner announce UK tour with Europe and FM
Story by Jack Foley
FOREIGNER have announced a nine date UK tour in April 2014 with special guests Europe and FM.
The dates kick off on Thursday, April 3 in Manchester and include a night at London’s Hammersmith Apollo.
Foreigner’s founding British member and lead guitarist Mick Jones commented: “I’m thrilled to be coming back home to England and touring with Europe and FM. We’re looking forward to having a great time.”
A special 02 ticket pr-esale begins at 9am on Wednesday, August 14, while a special Planet Rock and Live Nation pre-sale will begin at 9am on Thursday, August 15.
Tickets will go on general sale from 9am on Friday, August 16.
Foreigner will be playing hits including Cold As Ice, Juke Box Hero, Feels Like The First Time, Waiting For A Girl Like You and the worldwide No.1 hit, I Want To Know What Love Is.
Special guests are Swedish hard rock band Europe, of The Final Countdown fame, and FM, who will be opening the gigs. Earlier this year, FM released two critically-acclaimed albums, Rockville and companion album, Rockville II.
The UK dates are (all April 2014):
3 – Manchester Apollo
4 – Newcastle City Hall
5 – Glasgow Clyde Auditorium
7 – Nottingham Royal Centre
8 – Sheffield City Hall
9 – Portsmouth Guildhall
11 – Bristol Colston Hall
13 – London Hammersmith Apollo
15 – Wolverhampton Civic Hall