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Leonard Cohen announces 7-date UK tour

The singer-songwriter will play a series of arena shows over August and September.
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Leonard Cohen will be returning to the UK in the summer months with a string of arena shows.

The singer-songwriter will play seven dates starting at Bournemouth BIC on August (26th) before moving on to Brighton Centre (28th), Manchester Arena (31st), Cardiff Motorpoint Arena (September 3rd), Leeds Arena (5th), Birmingham LG Arena (8th), finishing at The O2 in London on September 14th.

Cohen's UK shows are part of a huge European tour that will see him travel across the majority of the continent during July and August.

He will visit cities such as Stockholm, Oslo, Hamburg, Rome and Vienna before heading to the UK.

The Canadian singer has also confirmed two shows at The O2 in Dublin, Ireland, which are set to take place after the UK shows on September 11th and 12th.

Cohen released his last studio album in January 2012 with the launch of his 12th record, Old Ideas and has since gone on to tour all over the world.

Tickets for the UK shows go on sale on Friday (May 31st) at 09:00 BST.

Posted by LB.ADNFCR-2133-ID-801592101-ADNFCR Posted on 30 May 2013 13:04 to category : Band / Celebrity News

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