Punk legends Alkaline Trio and NOFX are teaming up for a tour of the UK this summer.
After years of being leaders in the punk scene, the two giants have announced this huge tour and promise an unforgettable night for fans. What was originally a four-date tour has turned into a longer trek of the UK due to phenomenal public demand.
Fellow punk stalwarts Lagwagon will join the two co-headliners on the following dates after the release of their stunning new album ‘Hang’, while Gnarwolves will play exclusively on the second London date.
Sat June 27 2015 – Birmingham O2 Academy (Sold out)
Sunday June 28th – Birmingham O2 Academy (Extra date)
Monday June 29th – Nottingham Rock City
Tuesday June 30 2015 – Newcastle O2 Academy
Thursday July 2nd 2015 Leeds 02 Academy (Extra date)
Friday July 3rd 2015 – Leeds O2 Academy Leeds
Saturday July 4th 2015 – London O2 Academy Brixton (including Gnarwolves).
Sunday July 5th 2015 – London O2 Academy Brixton (Extra date)
Alkaline Trio’s Matt Skiba says: “The UK is a second home to us. We couldn’t be more THRILLED to be coming over with our dear friends NOFX. It’s gonna be a blast!”
On joining the tour, Joey Cape from Lagwagon said: “Hey UK, Lagwagon here! We’re very pleased to announce our participation in the upcoming NOFX and Alkaline Trio tour, we’ll be attending all eight shows so come a bit earlier and hang out with us – Cheers.”
Alkaline Trio are also sticking around to play a few extra headline dates across the UK with Strung Out and Lagwagon, full details below.
O2 ABC Glasgow (7th July) Alkaline Trio + Lagwagon
O2 Academy Bristol (8th July) Alkaline Trio + Lagwagon + Strung Out
O2 Academy Liverpool (9th July) Alkaline Trio + Strung Out
Tickets are available for all dates from www.ticketweb.co.uk.
Image: Alan Snodgrass