Two Door Cinema Club announce Alexandra Palace headline show
Story by Jack Foley
TO MARK the release of their long awaited sophomore album Beacon, Two Door Cinema Club have announced their biggest UK headline show to date at Alexandra Palace in London on Saturday, April 27, 2013.
Tickets will go on sale at 9am on Friday, September 7.
The band have also added extra dates to their extensive January and February UK headline tour due to popular demand.
They will play an extra show at the Manchester Apollo on Saturday, January 26 and then at Birmingham’s O2 Academy on Friday, February 1, 2013.
After putting their UK tour on sale at 9am last Friday, the band sold over 20,000 tickets in under four hours, selling out the 5,000 capacity Brixton Academy in London in two minutes and the 3,000 capacity Birmingham O2 Academy in under an hour.
This week the band are set to play four sold out intimate album launch shows in Birmingham, Manchester, London and Dublin before heading to Bestival this Saturday to play on the main stage as the sun sets.
The existing UK tour dates are (all sold out)
The UK tour dates are (all January and February 2013):
24 – Newcastle O2 Academy
25 – Manchester O2 Apollo
28 – Southampton Guildhall
29 – Nottingham Rock City
31 – Cardiff University
2 – Birmingham O2 Academy
4 – Aberdeen Music Hall
5 – Glasgow Barrowlands
7 – Leeds O2 Academy
8 – London O2 Academy Brixton