30/01/2018

U2 To Play In Belfast And Dublin

Irish rockers U2 are to play in Belfast and Dublin as part of their European tour.

The 'eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE' tour will take place at the SSE Arena in Belfast on 27 October and Dublin's 3Arena on 05 and 06 November.

Tickets will go on sale on Friday 02 February.
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The tour follows the release of the band's 14th studio album Songs of Experience.

(CD/MH)


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