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Idles announce biggest UK headline date at Alexandra Palace (2019)

Idles

Story by Jack Foley

IDLES have announced a short tour for December – including their biggest headlining date yet on Saturday, December 7, 2019, at London’s Alexandra Palace.

The full list of tour dates is as follows (all December 2019)…

3 – Glasgow, Barrowland Ballroom
4 – Manchester, Academy
5 – Leeds, O2 Academy
7 – London, Alexandra Palace

Tickets will go on sale this Friday, June 28 at 9.30am but fans can gain access to artist pre-sale on Wednesday, June 26 at 9.30am by signing up here

With their last shows selling out in minutes, Idles wanted to give as many fans as possible an opportunity to acquire tickets to celebrate what has been an incredible year. Tickets will be limited to four per person.

The band will also be working with Big Green Coach to provide a return coach service for fans to travel safely to and from the Alexandra Palace show.

There will be services ran from Bristol, Bournemouth, Reading, Southampton and Swindon and tickets will be available direct from here

The band’s latest release, Mercedes Marxist, is currently A-listed at 6 Music and will be released physically on August 2 as a 7”. The single will include another new song on its B-side, entitled I Dream Guillotine. Both tracks were written and recorded during the band’s sessions for Joy as an Act of Resistance.