Johnny Marr has announced a new UK tour which will find him performing at Manchester’s iconic Albert Hall on 7 October.

The news follows two huge outdoor summer shows as a guest to The Who and Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds.  “Getting out on a UK tour is exciting for me,” he commented. “There’s no substitute for going to a show and playing shows. Playing live is what it’s all about.”

During the tour Marr will be recording a new live album, the first live album he has been a core member of since The Smiths’ famous Rank was released in 1988.

The full tour listing:

4 October   –   Oxford, O2 Academy
5 October   –   Birmingham, Institute
7 October   –   Manchester, Albert Hall
10 October   –   Bognor Regis, Rockaway Beach Festival
11 October   –   Newcastle, University
13 October   –   Inverness, Ironworks
14 October   –   Edinburgh, Liquid Rooms

Tickets for Johnny Marr performing at Manchester’s Albert Hall on 7 October 2015 go on sale at 9am on 17 July priced £25 plus booking fee.

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