Sufjan Stevens has announced a run of UK and Ireland tour dates which will see the highly the American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist perform at Manchester’s O2 Apollo on 31 August 2015.

The tour, his first UK and European shows in four years, has been revealed on the back of Stevens’ new album Carrie & Lowell which entered the UK and US charts at number six.


The full tour listing:

28 August   –   Dublin, Helix
29 August   –   Dublin, Helix
30 August   –   Edinburgh, Playhouse
31 August   –   Manchester, Apollo
2 September   –   London, Royal Festival Hall
3 September   –   London, Royal Festival Hall
4 September   –   Brighton, Dome
5 September   –   Salisbury, End of the Road Festival
6 September   –   Bristol, Colston Hall


Tickets for Sufjan Stevens performing at Manchester’s O2 Apollo go on sale on Thursday 23 April 2015.

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Manchester O2 Apollo.  image courtesy of Neil Turner and flickr under creative commons license.