The Eagles announce a 2019 UK tour of six massive venues

28 September 2018, 10:19 | Updated: 17 October 2018, 12:20

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Tom Eames

By Tom Eames

The legendary band will play their most iconic hits next summer.

The Eagles have announced a huge world tour for 2019, including shows in England, Ireland and Scotland.

The band will perform many classics from their long career, such as, ‘Hotel California,’ ‘One of These Nights’ and ‘Life in the Fast Lane’.

The lineup will be Don Henley, Joe Walsh, Timothy B Schmit and Vince Gill, alongside Deacon Frey – the son of late Eagles guitarist and singer Glenn Frey, who died in early 2016.

The tour will launch on Sunday, May 26 at the Sportpaleis in Antwerp, Belgium before heading across Europe.

Cities include Cologne, Munich, Amsterdam, Zurich, Stockholm and Copenhagen, as well as dates in London (with guest Sheryl Crow), Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool, Leeds, Glasgow, and Dublin.

The dates are:

June 23 - London, Wembley Stadium
June 26 – Manchester, Manchester Arena
June 28 – Birmingham, Arena Birmingham
June 30 – Liverpool, Echo Arena
July 2 – Leeds, First Direct Arena
July 4 – Glasgow, SE Hydro Arena

Tickets will go on sale on Friday (October 5) at 9am.

Meanwhile, the Eagles have also announced the release of a huge new boxset called Legacy, featuring all seven of their albums and other treats.