Kings of Leon Announce Huge 2011 Outdoor Shows

Kings of Leon Announce Huge 2011 Outdoor Shows Kings of Leon have announced details of a series of huge headline outdoor shows for 2011 that will seeone of the country’s most adored bands perform in five UK cities this summer, including a return toLondon’s Hyde Park – the scene of last year’s triumphant headline performance to 65,000 fans. Ticketsfor the shows in Coventry, Sunderland, Manchester, London & Edinburgh go on sale on Wednesday 3rdof November at 9am.Their highly acclaimed fifth album ‘Come Around Sundown’ became their third consecutive album todebut at #1 when it topped the UK album charts last week on release, claiming both the biggest weekone sales of the year & the biggest ever first week digital sales along the way.Like last years Hyde Park show, their forthcoming brace of December arena shows sold out in secondsand these new shows are set to be one of the highlights of next year’s live calendar. The dates are asfollows:Kings of Leon: Summer 2011May 30th Coventry Ricoh ArenaJune 17th Sunderland Stadium of LightJune 19th Manchester Lancashire County Cricket GroundJune 22nd London Hyde ParkJune 26th Edinburgh Murrayfield StadiumA Live Nation, SJM, and DF arrangement with Sound and Vision Artist Agency presentBuy Online at: LiveNation.co.uk , gigsandtours.com , ticketline.co.uk http://www.gigsinscotland.comTickets on sale: Wednesday 3rd of November at 9am all tickets subject to booking fee‘Come Around Sundown’ is out now on Columbia Records. The single ‘Pyro’ is released on December6th.For more information on Kings of Leon:James Hopkins, Head of Press – Columbia Records james.hopkins@sonymusic.com 0207-3618095For regional press: Katie Gwyther katie.gwyther@sonymusic.com 0207-3618626For online requests: Paula Hartley/ Digital Rebel paula@digitalrebelpr.comFor Live Nation contact Steve.guest@livenation.co.uk 0207 009 3371

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