Gorillaz announce UK tour

Damon Albarn's band head out on tour this September

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Gorillaz have announced a five-date UK arena tour in September.

The band have named the jaunt the ‘Escape To Plastic Beach’ tour, and it kicks off on September 10 when they play Birmingham.

Musical guests set for the shows are yet to be announced, although at the band’s recent London Roundhouse shows, Damon Albarn was joined by ex-Clash members Mick Jones and Paul Simonon plus guest contributions from the likes of Mos Def, De La Soul and Shaun Ryder.

Gorillaz play:

Birmingham NIA (September 10)
Newcastle Metro Arena (11)
Manchester Evening News Arena (12)
London O2 Arena (14, 15)

Tickets go on sale on May 21 at 9am (BST).

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