British pop giants Madness have right now introduced a second London date to ‘The Ladykillers Tour’ due to phenomenal demand at The SSE Arena, Wembley for Monday twentieth December 2021. Tickets go on sale 09:30am on Thursday twenty seventh May from www.gigsandtours.com and www.axs.com/uk.
After 18 months cooped up contemplating their profession choices (punctuated by excursions out for critically acclaimed docu-series ‘Before We Was We’ and luxurious ‘The Get Up!’ extra on which later) the Nutty Boys will lastly get again to doing what they do finest – uniting the folks for a proper raucous reside bash. And with a reside set teeming with hits from their unrivalled again catalogue, what-a-tour this guarantees to be.
‘The Get Up!’ premiered on the 14th May reside from the world well-known London Palladium. A one-time-only international livestream scripted by Charlie Higson, the night featured two units of basic Madness songs together with Our House, One Step Beyond and Baggy Trousers, Comedy, Mike Barson as HRH Queen Elizabeth II and visitor appearances by Paul Weller and Roland Gift. The stream additionally noticed Madness premiere three new songs, Cruelest Comedy, If I Go Mad and Baby Burglar giving followers a tantalizing glimpse into the treasure trove of future classics nonetheless bursting from the evergreen Nutty Boys.
Madness famously emerged from the backstreets of Camden Town within the late 70s and just lately launched a three-part unique docu sequence with TV channel AMC in regards to the beginnings of the band within the space. Before We Was We: Madness by Madness, chronicles the rise of probably the most cherished bands in British tradition and is out there now on demand on BT TV.
Throughout their profession, Madness have had 10 UK prime ten albums, 15 prime ten singles and have received a multitude of awards together with a prestigious Ivor Novello. They’ve carried out on the highest of Buckingham Palace as a part of the Queen’s Jubilee celebrations and set the document for the largest ever viewers for the BBC’s Live New Year’s Eve Broadcast – essentially the most watched TV music occasion of 2018.
The band’s unique video for ‘Our House’ which was filmed within the glamorous location of Willesden Junction, North London has additionally been painstakingly restored from the unique 1982 16mm movie print; this new 4k model brings this iconic video to life. Stream the observe and watch the brand new 4K model right here.
Joining Madness on The Ladykillers area tour might be very aromatic visitors Squeeze. Squeeze first fashioned in 1973, shortly after Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook had begun their songwriting partnership. By 1977 they’d made their recording debut and loved a string of hits, establishing the band as not simply a passing footnote in new-wave historical past, however as an vital and important a part of quintessential British music. Following solo careers, the Ivor Novello Award-winning duo reunited in 2007 to relaunch Squeeze and have been touring, writing and recording collectively ever since, returning to the UK album charts and airwaves with 2015’s Cradle To The Grave and 2017’s The Knowledge.
Over the previous few years Squeeze have been touring extensively throughout the UK, USA and Australia, most just lately becoming a member of Daryl Hall & John Oates on their North American tour, a spotlight being a return to Madison Square Gardens. While staying protected within the UK, Glenn and Chris have each been writing and protecting busy with on-line exercise, while trying ahead to returning to the reside stage.
The Ladykillers Tour will make the next cease offs.
EXTRA DATE ADDED
MONDAY 20TH DECEMBER
LONDON THE SSE ARENA, WEMBLEY
TICKETS ONSALE THURSDAY 27TH MAY AT 9.30AM www.axs.com/uk
MON 29 DUBLIN 3ARENA
THU 02 ABERDEEN P&J ARENA
FRI 03 GLASGOW THE SSE HYDRO
SAT 04 SHEFFIELD ARENA
MON 06 BOURNEMOUTH B.I.C – SOLD OUT
TUE 07 BRIGHTON CENTRE – SOLD OUT
THU 09 LIVERPOOL M&S BANK ARENA
FRI 10 LEEDS FIRST DIRECT ARENA
SAT 11 MANCHESTER AO ARENA
MON 13 CARDIFF MOTORPOINT ARENA
TUE 14 NOTTINGHAM MOTORPOINT ARENA
THU 16 NEWCASTLE UTILITA ARENA
FRI 17 BIRMINGHAM UTILITA ARENA
SAT 18 LONDON THE O2 ARENA