CHRIS REA THE LAST OPEN ROAD TOUR
11 UK Dates This December
New Album Due in September
Following his 46 date sell-out UK & European tour in 2012, one of the UK’s foremost singer songwriters Chris Rea is set to return to the stage with 11 UK dates this December.
The tour will be in support of a new album which will be released in September and will start in Manchester 1st December, taking in all corners if the UK before wrapping up at the Eventim Hammersmith Apollo Saturday 20th December.
Chris will also perform at this year’s Montreux Jazz festival in July.
CHRIS REA LIVE:
Mon 1st – MANCHESTER, Apollo
Tue 2nd – EDINBURGH, Usher Hall
Thu 4th – GLASGOW, Clyde
Tue 9th – NEWCASTLE, City Hall
Thu 11th – SHEFFIELD, City Hall
Fri 12th – BOURNEMOUTH, BIC
Sun 14th – BIRMINGHAM, NIA
Mon 15th – CARDIFF, St Davids
Tue 16th – BRISTOL, Colston
Thu 18th – BRIGHTON, Centre
Sat 20th – LONDON, Eventim Hammersmith Apollo
Chris Rea is the man behind the number 1 album’s ‘The Road To Hell’ in 1989 and ‘Auberge’ in 1991, and countless hits including ‘Fool (If You Think It’s Over)’, ‘On The Beach’, ‘Let’s Dance’, ‘Josephine’, ‘Stainsby’ Girls and many more. A retrospective, 2009’s ‘Still So Far To Go – The Best of Chris Rea’ debuted at number 9 in the UK charts.
More recently, Chris Rea has achieved considerable success with the independent albums ‘Dancing Down The Stony Road’ (2002),‘Blue Guitars’ (2005) released on his own Jazee Blue Label and ‘Santo Spirito Blues’ (2011) which was released on Warners.
Chris Rea tickets go on-sale 9am on Friday 11th April priced at £35 regionally and £37.50 in London (subject to per-ticket charge plus order processing fee) and are available from www.livenation.co.uk or www.ticketmaster.co.uk