Arctic Monkeys Summer Gig Spectacular

They're Playing Lancashire County Cricket Ground

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On Saturday 28th July 2007, Arctic Monkeys will be performing at Lancashire County Cricket Ground, Manchester.

The show will follow the late Spring release of their second album – the follow up to their record-breaking “Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not”, which did predictably well in all the end-of-year rock critics’ polls.

They band have also been nominated for a Grammy in two categories: Best Alternative Music album and Best Rock Instrumental Performance for the track “Chun Li’s Spinning Bird Kick”.


The cricket ground gig will see the Monkeys supported by their favourite bands – names to be announced shortly. They will play their longest set to date, incorporating tracks from their debut and their hugely anticipated new album.

The tickets for the 50,000 capacity event will go on general sale on Friday 15th December 2006 at 12.30pm.

Arctic Monkeys’ registered fans will have 24 hour exclusive access to the online pre-sale which begins on Thursday 14th December 2006 at 12.30pm. For information about the pre sale go to


CC Hotlines: 0871 220 0260 / 0871 230 6230 / 0161 832 1111

Buy online: /

In person at: Lancashire County Cricket Club box office, Palace Theatre box office Manchester, Piccadilly box office Manchester & Liverpool, Jacks Records Sheffield, Sheffield City Hall box office, Jumbo Records Leeds, Preston Guildhall box office.

Coach travel: 0870 060 3779 / 01253 299266

Tickets on sale Friday 15th December 12.30pm


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