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Leonard Cohen announces new O2 Arena date

Leonard Cohen announces new O2 Arena date

Leonard Cohen is to return to the UK in 2013 with a one-off show at London’s The O2 Arena on Friday June 21.

The singer-songwriter, who released his 12th studio album Old Ideas in January, performed two shows at London's Wembley Arena in September, though they had originally been scheduled for Hop Farm in Kent, site of the annual Hop Farm Festival.

Leonard Cohen released Old Ideas in January of this year. It followed 2004's Dear Heather, and is his 12th studio album since 1967.

Old Ideas is Uncut's Album Of The Year.

Leonard Cohen will play:

The O2 Arena, London (June 21)

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday December 14.


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