Radio 2 to transmit the ICA 60th anniversary show
R.E.M.‘s forthcoming Royal Albert Hall show is to be broadcast live in it’s entirety by BBC Radio 2 on March 24.
The one-off show at the prestigious London venue is a special show to launch the Institute of Contemporary Arts 60th anniversary celebrations.
The band release their new album ‘Accelerate’ on March 31 and embark on a European tour starting in Amsterdam on July 2.
The UK stadium dates, as announced earlier this week are:
Manchester Lancashire County Cricket Club (August 24)
Cardiff Millennium Stadium (25)
Southampton Rose Bowl (27)
London Twickenham Stadium (30)
Tickets go on sale this Friday (February 29) at 9am.