FIRST SHOWS TO BE ANNOUNCED ARE UK, IRELAND, ITALY, SPAIN, PORTUGAL AND CZECH REPUBLIC
OTHER COUNTRIES TO INCLUDE UNITED STATES, CANADA, FRANCE, GERMANY, AUSTRIA, DENMARK, NORWAY, THE NETHERLANDS, BELGIUM, SWITZERLAND, NORWAY, FINLAND AND SWEDEN
Today Muse announced the first list of cities/countries of what will be an extensive world tour in support of their hugely acclaimed global No 1 album Drones.
‘The Drones World Tour’ will see the band perform for the first time “in the round” from the middle of the arena. The band are renowned for pushing boundaries in terms of their stage production and the Drones World Tour will be no exception. This stage design and configuration will give fans a true 360 degree audio/visual sensory experience. Muse’s tours have been described by the international press as “epic”, “amazing” “ambitious” and this show will be no exception. The band has just completed a spectacular European Festival run this summer which saw some of the best reviews of their career.
Check out 5 tracks that they played on Clara Amfo's show for Muse's Live Lounge session on BBC Radio 1.
What the Press Say about Muse Live:
“Thunderous and visually dazzling” – The Guardian 4*
“Muse captured the spirit of Download better than anyone else” – The Times
“An endless buildup, heading for one peak after another — is what a Muse concert sets out to deliver by every means available, musical and visual” – New York Times
Fan club pre-sales will begin on September 16th and general on sale is September 18th.
Since their debut in 1994, Muse have released seven studio albums, selling upwards of 17 million albums worldwide. Drones, the group’s seventh album, topped the UK charts for two weeks in June, whilst simultaneously topping the charts in the USA, a first for the band. In total the album reached No 1 in a staggering 23 countries including France, Japan, Australia, Netherlands and Switzerland.
Tour dates announced today are:
April 5, 2016 Dublin Three Arena On Sale September 18
April 8, 2016 Manchester Manchester Arena On Sale September 18
April 11, 2016 London O2 Arena On Sale September 18
April 12, 2016 London O2 Arena On Sale September 18
April 17, 2016 Glasgow SSE Hydro On Sale September 18
May 2, 2016 Lisbon MEO Arena On Sale September 19
May 5, 2016 Madrid Barclaycard Arena On Sale September 18
May 14, 2016 Milan Mediolarum Forum On Sale September 18
May 15, 2016 Milan Mediolarum Forum On Sale September 18
June 4, 2016 Prague O2 Arena On Sale September 18
Please check HERE for information on further dates and announcements.