Elvis Costello announces mammoth 2013 UK tour

Elvis Costello has announced an extensive UK tour for next summer. The singer, who released his 24th studio album National Ransom in 2010, will play 16 dates across the UK in May and June next year. The tour will once again feature Costello and his band asking members of the audience to spin a huge wheel and select the next song in the set. Costello's original wheel tour took place in 1986, opening at the Los Angeles Beverly Theatre, before a three night residency at London's Royal Albert Hall. Elvis Costello will play:

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Elvis Costello has announced an extensive UK tour for next summer.

The singer, who released his 24th studio album National Ransom in 2010, will play 16 dates across the UK in May and June next year.

The tour will once again feature Costello and his band asking members of the audience to spin a huge wheel and select the next song in the set.

Costello’s original wheel tour took place in 1986, opening at the Los Angeles Beverly Theatre, before a three night residency at London’s Royal Albert Hall.

Elvis Costello will play:

Birmingham Symphony Hall (May 31)
Cardiff St David’s Hall (June 1)
Bristol Colston Hall (2)
London, Royal Albert Hall (4, 5)
Sheffield City Hall (8)
Birmingham Symphony Hall (9)
Liverpool Philharmonic (10)
Gateshead Sage Theatre (12)
Blackpool Opera House (13)
O2 Apollo Manchester (14)
Edinburgh Festival Theatre (16)
York Barbican (17)
Southend Cliffs Pavilion (19)
Basingstoke Anvil (20)
Brighton Centre (22)

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