LONDON (CelebrityAccess) – The Who have announced that they will be hitting the road across the UK this spring with a full orchestra in tow.
The tour, which follows the band’s triumphant return to Wembley Stadium this past July, is scheduled to kick off in Manchester on March 16 and will make stops in Dublin, Glasgow and Liverpool among other cities before wrapping up in London on April 7, 2020.
The band recently recorded their first new album in thirteen years entitled WHO, which is due out on November 22. The eleven-track album was primarily recorded in London and Los Angeles during Spring and Summer 2019 and was co-produced by Pete Townshend & D. Sardy (who has worked with Noel Gallagher, Oasis, LCD Soundsystem, Gorillaz) with vocal production by Dave Eringa (Manic Street Preachers, Roger Daltrey, Wilko Johnson). Singer Roger Daltrey and guitarist and songwriter Pete Townshend are joined on the album by long-time Who drummer Zak Starkey, bassist Pino Palladino along with contributions from Simon Townshend, Benmont Tench, Carla Azar, Joey Waronker and Gordon Giltrap.
In the fifty-five years since The Who made their very first recordings, the band has sold over 100 million records world including 9 US & 10 UK top ten albums and 14 UK top ten singles in a career spanning six decades.
Tickets for The Who’s UK Tour 2020 go on sale 10am September 20 and are available HERE.
THE WHO UK TOUR 2020
16 March 2020 Manchester, U.K. Manchester Arena
18 March 2020 Dublin, U.K. 3 Arena
21 March 2020 Newcastle, U.K. Utilita Arena
23 March 2020 Glasgow, U.K. The SSE Hydro
25 March 2020 Leeds, U.K. First Direct Arena
30 March 2020 Cardiff, U.K. Motorpoint Arena
01 April 2020 Birmingham, U.K. Resorts World Arena
03 April 2020 Nottingham, U.K. Motorpoint Arena
06 April 2020 Liverpool, U.K. M&S Bank Arena
07 April 2020 London, U.K. The SSE Wembley Arena