Leicester rock band Kasabian have announced a mini-UK tour this winter to celebrate the release of their highly anticipated new album The Alchemists Euphoria which is released on 5 August.
Four dates have been announced, including one in Manchester.
Here’s all you need to know about how to get signed up for pre-sale tickets, when tickets go on general sale, and who are expected to support the band
When do Kasabian play in Manchester?
The band are due to perform at the AO Arena in Manchester on 28 October 2022.
Where else are Kasabian playing?
The Manchester show is the first of the four dates Kasabian have announced on their October/ November tour.
The tour dates are due to finish up on 4 November at the Utilita Arena Birmingham.
The dates of all four of Kasabian’s autumn shows are listed below.
28 October - Manchester, AO Arena Manchester
29 October - London, Alexandra Palace
2 November - Cardiff, Motorpoint Arena Cardiff
4 November - Birmingham, Utilita Arena
How can I get presale tickets?
To become eligible for the presale tickets, pre-order Kasabian’s new album through their official website.
The presale gets underway at 9.30am on Wednesday, 8 June.
When do tickets go on general sale?
General sale for all four of the autumn shows gets underway at 9.30am on Friday, 10 June.
To purchase tickets, visit Live Nation.
What is the setlist?
The structure of the setlist is hard to predict given that the tour is many months away, but we can expect there to be a lot of songs from the new album.
Mixed in with the new material is sre to be some of the classics that have become staples of the UK music scene over recent years.
To check out some of the setists from recent Kasabian shows, visit setlist.fm
Who is the support act?
Supporting Kasabian at all four shows is Wigan indie rock band The Lathums.
The band released their debut album last year and have enjoyed a successful year so far a year which will see them play at several summer festivals before heading out on tour with Kasabian.
To check out some of The Lathums music and to find out more about the band, visit their official website.
What have Kasabian said about their new album?
Following the release of the tour dates, Kasabian frontman Sergio Pizzorno spoke of what fans can expect from The Alchemist’s Euphoria.
He said: “One thing about this record I feel over the other ones, is it definitely feels like a body of work that belongs together.
“It was a beautiful moment in mastering hearing it as a piece. I think it really holds up in our seven albums….The Magnificent Seven”.
Who are Kasabian?
Kasabian are an indie rock band who formed in Leicester in 1997. They have released six studio albums, with number seven on its way in August.
The band has sold out gigs around the world and played in front of huge festival crowds on their way to becoming one of the most iconic names in British music.
Kasabian sacked their former frontman Tom Meighan after it was revealed the singer had assaulted his then fiance.