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23 October 2019, 17:03 | Updated: 23 October 2019, 17:06
Simply Red are back, and they're heading out on tour next year!
Mick Hucknall and his band will support their upcoming new album Blue Eyed Soul with a 14-date UK and Ireland arena tour.
The group will perform their all-time classic hits such as ‘Stars’, ‘Holding Back The Years’, ‘Fairground’ and ‘Money’s Too Tight To Mention’, alongside brand new tracks.
Tickets for the tour are on sale now (September 20).
The dates are:
Tuesday 6: Newcastle Arena
Wednesday 7: Hull, Bonus Arena
Friday 9: Glasgow, SSE Hydro
Saturday 10: Leeds, First Direct Arena
Sunday 11: Liverpool Arena
Tuesday 13: Dublin, 3Arena
Friday 16: Birmingham, Resorts World Arena
Saturday 17: Manchester Arena
Sunday 18: Nottingham Arena
Tuesday 20: Cardiff Arena
Wednesday 21: Brighton Centre
Friday 23: Bournemouth International Centre
Saturday 24: London, The O2
Sunday 25: London, The O2 - NEW DATE ADDED DUE TO DEMAND
Blue Eyed Soul is the group's first new album in four years, featuring 10 tracks written by Mick Hucknall and produced by long time collaborator Andy Wright.
“I wanted to push my voice a little harder, challenge it a little bit, give myself something to really sing to," said Hucknall.