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Saxon announce The Quireboys as support for their UK tour and unveil new video for 'Sacrifice'
01 March 2013
One of Britain’s best live bands, The Quireboys, have been added as special guests for Saxon on the UK leg of their Sacrifice World Tour. Saxon release their new album Sacrifice on 4th March.
The Rock’n’Roll legends will tour nine dates in April 2013. "The Quireboys and Saxon's paths have crossed so many times at European festivals, and we are thrilled to be sharing the stage every night with them on the UK tour. It's gonna be a tour to remember!” says frontman, Spike.
Saxon's Biff Byford says – "it's good to play with our mates The Quireboys……should be a great package with their unique style of rock'n'roll. Get ready to party into the early hours!"
Here's the new video from Saxon for 'Sacrifice'
National treasures, The Quireboys are back, and louder than ever before! Don’t miss them live at the following venues:
Date City Venue Box Office Websites
APRIL 2013 (Saxon with Special Guests The Quireboys)
Thu 18th Leamington Spa Assembly 0844 854 1358 www.leamingtonassembly.com/
Fri 19th Nottingham Rock City 0845 413 4444 www.rock-city.co.uk
Sat 20th Newcastle O2 Academy 0844 477 2000 o2academynewcastle.co.uk
Sun 21st Glasgow O2 ABC 0844 844 4747 www.o2abcglasgow.co.uk
Tue 23rd Manchester HMV Ritz 0844 478 0898 mamacolive.com/theritz
Wed 24th Leeds O2 Academy 0844 477 2000 www.o2academyleeds.co.uk
Fri 26th Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall 0844 478 0898 www.wolvescivic.co.uk
Sat 27th London* O2 Shepherds Bush Empire 0844 871 8803 o2shepherdsbushempire.co.uk
Sun 28th Bristol O2 Academy 0844 477 2000 www.o2academybristol.co.uk
MAY 2013 (**The Quireboys will not be playing in Dublin or Belfast)
Wed 1st Dublin** Academy +353 1 877 9999 www.theacademydublin.com
Fri 3rd Belfast** Mandela Hall 02890 971 062 http://www.qubsu-ents.com/events
Sun 5th Oxford Academy 0844 477 2000 http://www.o2academyoxford.co.uk/
Mon 6th Falmouth Princess Pavillion 01326 211222 http://www.carrickleisureservices.org.uk/
Tickets for all venues are priced at £18.50 except for London* where they are £20.00 (all subject to booking fee). Tickets available at Kililive.com Tel: 0844 871 8803 and usual outlets. Doors for all venues open at 7pm.
Useful Links: Saxon – saxon747.com
The Quireboys – quireboys.com– facebook.com/quireboys - twitter.com/thequireboys