Gary Barlow announces extensive UK solo tour for 2012/13
Story by Jack Foley
FOLLOWING his two critically acclaimed solo shows at the Royal Albert Hall in London last year, Gary Barlow has announced a full UK and Ireland tour starting in November 2012.
The dates include two hometown Manchester shows as well as a night at London’s Royal Albert Hall. Tickets go on sale on Friday, October 19 at 10am.
Performing songs spanning the entirety of his incredible music career, Gary will kick off proceedings at Bournemouth’s International Centre on November 13, 2012, before taking in Plymouth, Edinburgh, Nottingham, Sheffield, Manchester, Newcastle, Wolverhampton, Oxford, Liverpool Blackpool, Cardiff and Dublin, finishing up at The Waterfront in Belfast in January 2013.
He commented: “I’m really excited about these dates. Playing live is my favourite thing and I haven’t played a solo show for over a year now.
“Last, year playing two London shows was brilliant, we all had such a good time, so I thought right let’s get out and see the rest of the country!”
Gary Barlow’s UK concert dates are (all November/December 2012 and January 2013):
13 – Bournemouth International Centre
14 – Plymouth Pavilions
21 – Edinburgh Playhouse
22 – Nottingham Royal Concert Hall
27 – London Royal Albert Hall
28 – Sheffield City Hall
6 – Manchester O2 Apollo
7 – Manchester Bridgewater Hall
28 – Newcastle City Hall
30 – Wolverhampton Civic Hall
31 – Oxford New Theatre
2 – Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
4 – Blackpool Opera House
5 – Cardiff St David’s Hall
7 – Dublin The Olympia
8 – Belfast The Waterfront
Tickets go on sale at 10am on Friday, October 19.