AUTUMN UK TOUR DATES SOLD OUT
ANNOUNCED AS SPECIAL GUESTS FOR SCISSOR SISTERS DECEMBER ARENA TOUR
“Hurts are the pop group you’ve been waiting for years for” Sunday Times
“Music needs a band like Hurts right now.” NME
“They are the New Emotional” The Times
“One of the year’s biggest breakout pop acts” Grazia
“One of the most exciting new sounds of the year” The Sun
“Destined for hugeness? Definitely.” Company
“Grandoise, emotive synth-pop” The Observer
After headlining the NME Radar tour last month, Manchester duo Hurts will tour the UK this Autumn with seven sold out dates throughout October.
The tour will commence in Brighton on 2nd October with the final night at London’s O2 Shepherds Bush Empire on 9th October, before they embark on a massive European tour.
Hurts have also been announced as special guests to the Scissor Sisters on their Arena tour in December where they will perform at venues including the Manchester Evening News Arena and London’s O2 Arena.
Hurts will release third single ‘Stay’ on 15th November from their debut album ‘Happiness’. The debut charted in the UK album chart at #4 selling over 25,000 copies making Hurts the UK’s fastest selling new band of 2010.
Full live dates are as follows:
Saturday 2nd Brighton Concorde
Sunday 3rd Leeds Cockpit
Monday 4th Glasgow Oran Mor
Tuesday 5th Manchester Ritz
Thursday 7th Birmingham Institute (upgraded from The Library)
Friday 8th Bristol Trinity Church
Saturday 9th London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
December 2010 (with Scissor Sisters):
Friday 3rd Birmingham LG Arena
Monday 6th Cardiff Arena
Wednesday 8th Glasgow SECC
Friday 10th Newcastle Arena
Saturday 11th Manchester Evening News Arena
Sunday 12th Brighton Centre
Tuesday 14th Nottingham Arena
Wednesday 15th London O2 Arena
Thursday 16th Bournemouth International Centre