Following the release of Alone In The Universe, their first album of brand new songs in 15 years on November 13th, Jeff Lynne’s Electric Light Orchestra commence on a massive UK tour in April 2016 including two dates at Birmingham’s Genting Arena.
Their reunion show at Hyde Park in 2014 sold out 50,000 tickets in 15 minutes. This is the band’s first live tour since the cancellation of a string of UK dates in 2001, following an intimate show in London in November.
The full list of dates is listed below:
5 – Liverpool, Echo Arena
7 – Nottingham, Capital FM Arena
9 – Leeds, first Direct Arena
10 – Manchester, Manchester Arena
12 – Glasgow, The SSE Hydro
14 – Newcastle, Metro Radio Arena
16 – Birmingham, Genting Arena
17 – Birmingham, Genting Arena
20 – London, The O2
22 – London, The O2
Tickets are available on presale from 9am on Thursday November 12th (here) and on general sale from respective venue websites on Friday November 13th.
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