Idles announce Manchester Academy gig

Gigs in Manchester - Idles will headline at Manchester Academy

After the huge demand for their last shows, Idles have announced a four date UK run including a Manchester gig at Manchester Academy.

The run of Idles gigs will open on 3 December at Glasgow’s Barrowland, before taking in Manchester Academy, Leeds’ O2 Academy and culminating in a huge London Alexandra Palace gig.

The band’s latest release Mercedes Marxist is currently A-listed at 6 Music and will be released physically on August 2nd as a 7″. The single will include another new song on its B-side, entitled I Dream Guillotine. Both tracks were written and recorded during the band’s sessions for Joy as an Act of Resistance.



When do Idles headline at Manchester Academy?

Idles headline at Manchester Academy on 4 December 2019.  The Manchester gig is one of four dates announced:
3 December   –   Glasgow, Barrowland
4 December   –   Manchester, Manchester Academy
5 December   –   Leeds, O2 Academy
7 December   –   London, Alexandra Palace

When do tickets for Idles’ UK tour go on sale?

Tickets for Idles’ UK tour go on sale at 9.30am on Friday 28 June.  A presale is open from 9.30on Wednesday 26 June for fans who register at the Idles website.

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