The Who Announce UK, Europe Arena Tour

The Who have announced a 12-date arena tour of the UK and Europe.

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The band will perform their iconic 1973 double album "Quadrophenia" in its entirety, along with a selection of Who classics.

This new concert version of "Quadrophenia", personally directed by Roger Daltrey, focuses on the original album and replaces the narrative used in previous stage versions with powerful imagery projected on an array of massive screens, designed to support, complement and propel the musical content of the work by setting it in the context of the history of the band.

According to HenneMusic, The Who's 12-date tour in the UK (including Belfast) and in Dublin, Paris and Amsterdam features founding members Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, who will be joined by Zak Starkey (drums), Pino Palladino (bass), Simon Townshend (guitar/backing vocals), John Corey (keyboards), Loren Gold (keyboards/backing vocals) and Frank Simes (musical director, keyboards/backing vocals).

Dates include:

06/08 - Dublin, Ireland - The O2 06/10 - Belfast, Ireland - Odyssey 06/12 - Glasgow, Scotland - SECC 06/15 - London, England - The O2 06/18 - Sheffield, England - Motorpoint Arena 06/20 - Newcastle, England - Metro Arena 06/23 - Manchester, England - Arena 06/25 - Cardiff, England - Motorpoint Arena 06/28 - Birmingham, England - LG Arena 06/30 - Liverpool, England - Echo Arena

07/03 - Paris, France - Bercy 07/05 - Amsterdam, Holland - Ziggo Dome

A special fan pre-sale runs from 9 AM, GMT January 29th for the UK gigs, from 10 AM, CET, for Paris and January 30th for Amsterdam.

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    abkyleguitar
    wow man i wish i could just say "Alright i want to tour.... but only with huge sized arenas"... and then suddenly have them sell out,... and then perform