4:09 PM September 23, 2022
5:51 PM September 23, 2022
Norwich will host one of the biggest bands in the world next year, following the success of The Killers and Elton John.
Sheffield quartet Arctic Monkeys take the stage in Carrow Road on June 7, 2023, with support from Swedish garage rockers The Hives and upcoming Liverpool band The Mysterines.
Tickets go on sale September 30.
There will be a pre-sale on September 28 for those who have pre-ordered the band’s new album The Car, which is due out on October 21 this year.
There will be another fan presale taking place on September 29.
It comes after the band, fronted by Alex Turner, released “There’d Better Be A Mirrorball”, the first new single from the album.
They recently made their return to the stage for the first time in three years at several gigs across Europe and most recently at the Reading and Leeds Festival.
The band last played Norwich at the Waterfront on the first date of their debut album tour on 5 October 2006.
They also played the city on February 9, 2006 at the LCR as part of the NME Awards tour.
At the concert, a sold-out crowd danced to early classics including “I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor”, “When The Sun Goes Down” and “The View From The Afternoon”.
They were joined on the tour by indie rockers We Are Scientists and Maximo Park.
To date, the group has released six number one albums and two number one singles, in addition to winning the 2006 Mercury Prize for their debut album. Whatever people say I am is what I’m not, what was at the time the best-selling debut album in British music history.
The band also received Mercury Prize nominations on three other occasions for 2007. favorite worst nightmare2013 A M and their latest album Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino.
It comes after Elton John and The Killers drew large crowds to the Canaries’ home, earning them rave reviews.
Recently, EDP readers revealed that they wanted Florence and the Machine, Harry Styles and Metallica to join Arctic Monkeys to play at the football stadium.