The Shires had previously announced the 25-date UK tour to support new album Good Years. The album marks the follow on from two gold-certified albums and three Top 10 singles, cementing their status as two of UK country music’s most prominent voices.
Good Years was recorded in Nashville, where the duo became the first UK artists to win Best International Act at the prestigious CMA Awards.
The 25-date UK tour includes a Manchester gig at the Bridgewater Hall. They will also play dates at Liverpool’s Philharmonic Hall and London’s Palladium.
Fellow UK country music stars Ward Thomas recently announced their rescheduled UK acoustic tour.
When do The Shires headline at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall?
The Shires headline at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall on 4 November 2020. The Manchester gig is one of 25 dates announced:
21 October – Bedford, Corn Exchange
26 October – Bristol, O2 Academy
27 October – Torquay, Princess Theatre
29 October – Brighton, Dome
30 October – Liverpool, Philharmonic Hall
1 November – York, Barbican
2 November – Birmingham, Symphony Hall
3 November – Carlisle, Sands Centre
4 November – Manchester, Bridgewater Hall
6 November – Cardiff, St David’s Hall
9 November – Ipswich, Regent Theatre
10 November – Aberystwyth, Arts Centre
12 November – Folkestone, Leas Cliff Hall
13 November – Nottingham, Royal Centre
15 November – London, The Palladium
16 November – Weymouth, Pavilion
17 November – Basingstoke, The Anvil
19 November – Lincoln, Engine Shed
23 November – Guildford, G Live
24 November – Oxford, New Theatre
26 November – Stoke, Victoria Hall
30 November – Gateshead, The Sage
1 December – Aberdeen, Beach Ballroom
2 December – Edinburgh, Liquid Room
7 December – Cambridge, Corn Exchange
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