Fat Friday: Lady GaGa, Pussycat Dolls, Pearl Jam, Skindred, Taking Back Sunday and more on sale at 9AM
Posted: 7th May 2009
What we have here, ladies and gentleman is another of those fat ass Fridays!
Multi award-nominated electro-popster Lady GaGa, currently sitting pretty in the charts with latest single 'Poker Face' at number four in the charts, is to play a June/ July UK/ Ireland tour starting at Manchester's Academy on 29th June, before moving-on to Cork's Marquee, Oasis in Swindon and Brixton Academy on 14th July. Tickets for all but the Cork date cost £25 + booking and are on sale at 9AM. Tickets for the Cork date are on sale now.
Having just been announced as one of the acts for this year's Sound Island music festival in Kent, Pussycat Dolls are also to play at this year's Summer Pops in Liverpool on 27th July at the Echo Arena.
Last over in the UK in 2007, Pearl Jam, who two months ago reissued debut album 'Ten' will be touring their as-yet-unnamed ninth studio album with a US/ European tour this August, with a - so far solitary - UK date at the O2 Arena on 18th August.
Welsh alternative/ reggae fusion quartet Skindred are set for an Autumn 2009 UK tour, including dates in Norwich, Nottingham, Manchester, Glasgow, Stoke, Sheffield, Northampton, Wolverhampton, Cardiff, Cardiff, Oxford, Bristol, Exeter, Southampton, Brighton and London from 30th September until 20th October.
As previously mentioned, Faith No More are set for a Download 2009 warm-up gig at the Brixton Academy on 10th June.
Taking Back Sunday supplement their Give it a Name Tour dates with dates in Liverpool and Cardiff on 30th and 31st July respectively.
Last, but not least - also as previously mentioned - Wales' finest - Tom Jones heads-out on an October UK tour, starting in Cardiff's International Arena on the 9th and finishing at Wembley Arena on 24th October. Tickets start from £45 + booking.
Tickets for all of these events are on sale tomorrow - Friday 8th May - at 9AM.
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