Johnny Marr announces UK tour, get presale tickets

Johnny Marr announces UK tour, get presale tickets

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Smiths founder performing old favourites and tracks from his third solo album Call The Comet

Johnny Marr has announced a run of UK and Ireland tour dates for November 2018, with presale tickets available through O2 priority from 10am on Wed 30 May. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on Fri 1 Jun.

The founding member of legendary indie group The Smiths, Marr is now on his third album under his own name. Call The Comet is released on Fri 15 Jun, and features the singles 'The Tracers' and 'Hi Hello'.

The tour starts across the Irish sea with dates in Belfast and Dublin on Thu 1 and Fri 2 Nov, and finishes up with a hometown show at Manchester's O2 Apollo on Mon 18 Nov.

Marr's 11-date tour includes shows in Birmingham, Cardiff and performances at both London Roundhouse and Glasgow Barrowlands.

Johnny Marr UK tour dates:
Thu 1 Nov – Ulster Hall, Belfast
Fri 2 Nov – National Stadium, Dublin
Sun 4 Nov – UEA, Norwich
Mon 5 Nov – O2 Institute, Birmingham
Tue 6 Nov – Forum, Bath
Thu 8 Nov – Great Hall, Cardiff
Fri 9 Nov – Dome, Brighton
Sun 11 Nov – Roundhouse, London
Tue 13 Nov – O2 Academy, Sheffield
Wed 14 Nov – O2 Academy, Newcastle
Fri 15 Nov – Barrowlands, Glasgow

Presale tickets for Johnny Marr's UK tour are available through O2 priority from 10am on Wed 30 May. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on Fri 1 Jun.

Johnny Marr

Former Smiths guitarist, who's stuck to his indie credentials by gracing the stage with the likes of The Cribs, Dinosaur Jr and Modest Mouse.