(UK) Queen + Adam Lambert today announced they are to play an extensive tour of the UK and Europe early in the New Year. In what is certain to be among next year’s most sought out music events, Queen + Adam Lambert will reign over a six-week long set of dates across Europe beginning mid January. Having only earlier this month wound down a sold out world tour taking in North America, Australia, New Zealand, and outdoor festival stops in Korea and Japan, Queen + Adam Lambert are sparing no time in taking their critically-hailed partnership back on the road.
Tickets for the UK shows will go on sale from 9.00am this coming Friday, 3rd October. All other concerts across Europe are on sale same time excepting Germany where sales begin the following day, Saturday October 4.
Reaction to the dates is expected to equal that seen at the announcement of their US shows where an on-sale rush for tickets saw the band sell out 24 dates in record time. Queen first teamed up with Adam Lambert in 2009 to perform the band’s rock anthem “We Are the Champions” on “American Idol’s” season’s eight finale. Lambert and Queen partnered again in 2011 at the MTV European Music Awards in Belfast. In the summer of 2012 they performed their first live concerts together with three sold-out shows in the UK at London’s Hammersmith Apollo as well as concert appearances in Russia, Ukraine and Poland.
A further one-off performance together at the IHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas last September at which they effectively stole the show triggered a conversation between Adam, Roger and Brian to take the show on the road. Hollywood Reporter exclaimed, “Adam Lambert, Queen bring down the iHeart house. With the perfect mix of rock attitude mixed with style, theatricality, sex appeal and impressive vocal gymnastics, [Lambert] took the band’s music to new heights.”
Now the winning combination of Queen + Adam Lambert follows with what will surely be an equally triumphant tour of the UK and Europe.
QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT – UK and EUROPE TOUR DATES 2015
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Tue 13 January – NEWCASTLE Arena
Wed 14 January – GLASGOW Hydro
Sat 17 January – LONDON O2 Arena
Tue 20 January – LEEDS Arena
Wed 21 January – MANCHESTER Arena
Friday 23 January – BIRMINGHAM NIA
Sat 24 January – NOTTINGHAM Arena
Mon 26 January – PARIS Zenith
Thu 29 January – COLOGNE Lanxess Arena
Fri 30 January – AMSTERDAM, Ziggo Dome
Sun 1 February – VIENNA Stadhalle
Mon 2 February – MUNICH Olympiahalle
Wed 4 February – BERLIN O2
Thu 5 February – HAMBURG O2
Sat 7 February – FRANKFURT Festhalle
Sun 8 February – BRUSSELS Palais 12
Tue 10 February – MILAN Forum
Fri 13 February – STUTTGART Schleyerhalle
Sun 15 February – HERNING Jyske Bank Boxen
Tue 17 February – PRAGUE O2
Thu 19February – ZURICH Hallenstadion