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Sleeper and The Bluetones announce co-headline UK tour (2020)

Story by Jack Foley

90’s Britpop legends Sleeper and The Bluetones have announced a co-headlining tour in August/September 2020.

The two bands will take turns to headline, with an evening filled with classic indie pop smashes. Both bands will be playing their debut albums in full.

Sleeper will be playing a 25th Anniversary set of Smart, The Bluetones performing the double platinum No. 1 Expecting To Fly, both followed by a greatest hits set from each group.

Star Shaped will also be hosting after-parties for all the dates, with an exclusive Mark Morriss DJ set each night which is included in the ticket price.

The tour dates are (all August and September 2020)

August
28 – Glasgow, O2 Academy
29 – Birmingham, O2 Institute

September
4 – Newcastle, O2 Academy
5 – Leeds, O2 Academy
11 – Bournemouth, O2 Academy
12 – Bristol, O2 Academy
18 – Manchester, O2 Ritz
19 – London, O2 Forum Kentish Town

Tickets are priced from £30 in advance.