Bristol-bred trip-hop group Massive Attack have announced a 10-date tour of the UK and Ireland, starting in Dublin’s Olympia Theatre on the January 19 2016, and will end with a two-night stint at London’s Brixton Academy, in February. Supporting Massive Attack are the Young Fathers, an Edinburgh-based hip hop and pop group, whose 2015 record, “White Men Are Black Men Too”, received widespread critical acclaim.
Tickets for the tour go on sale 9am on Friday (October 9), with pre-sale tickets being available on Wednesday (October 7), at the same time. It was also announced in a press release that the band would be releasing new music later in the year, with more information to follow. This will be the first new music from the band since 2010’s Heligoland.
Check out the complete tour-dates for 2016 below.
Dublin, Olympia Theatre (January 19)
Glasgow, O2 Academy (January 22)
Leicester, De Montford Hall (January 25)
Leeds, O2 Academy (January 27)
Manchester, The Apollo (January 28)
Birmingham, O2 Academy (January 30)
Portsmouth, The Guildhall (January 31)
Brighton, Dome (February 1)
London, Brixton O2 Academy (February 3)
London, Brixton O2 Academy (February 4)