New York band Scissor Sisters have announced plans to return to the UK later this year. They’ll be playing the O2 Apollo Manchester and O2 Academy in Leeds in October. The glam-pop quartet announced this news after playing two sold out shows at London’s Shepard Bush Empire just last week. Their upcoming tour promises to be a feast for the eyes, boasting bags of pomp and flair mixed with a little rave atmosphere.
The band will be over in the UK to support their fourth full-length album Magic Hour which is due for release on May 28th. Their latest collection of material looks set to be their most exciting and will feature collaborations with Calvin Harris, Pharrell Williams, Diplo, Azealia Banks plus many more. Full tour dates can be found below.
01/10/12 Dublin – Olympia
02/10/12 Belfast – Waterfront
15/10/12 Portsmouth – Guildhall
16/10/12 Leeds – O2 Academy
19/10/12 Glasgow – Barrowlands
20/10/12 Manchester – Apollo
22/10/12 Bristol – Colston Hall
23/10/12 London – Roundhouse
Words by Simon Bland.