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Bon Iver announces 2020 UK tour dates

The Wisconsin indie rockers return to these shores next spring.

Bon Iver will bring their brand new i,i live show to the UK next year.

The new run of dates kicks off at The SSE Arena Wembley, London on 26 April 2020, before heading to Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester and Glasgow.

It will be the Justin Vernon fronted band’s first UK tour since February 2018 and the first since the release of their latest album i,i. 

Released on the 9 August 2019, i,i received critical praise on release with NME stating: “Bon Iver has pieced together this fourth album in an impossibly intelligent way”, in a 5/5 review.

The album was mostly recorded at Sonic Ranch in Texas by a core band including Sean Carey, Andrew Fitzpatrick, Mike Lewis, Matt McCaughan and Justin Vernon with Rob Moose and Jenn Wasner.

The record contains the Radio 1 and 6 Music playlisted singles Hey, Ma; U (Man Like), Jelmore, Faith and iMi. 

i,i is Bon Iver’s fourth album, following on from their 2016 effort 22, A Million, 2011’s Grammy Award-winning Bon Iver, Bon Iver and their 2008 debut For Emma, Forever Ago. 

Some of the Wisconsin-formed band’s most well-known tracks include Skinny Love, Blood Bank, Beth/Rest and Holocene.

The last time Bon Iver toured the UK, they sold out an eight-night residency at London’s Eventim Apollo.

Bon Iver will bring their brand new i,i live show to the UK in spring 2020.

Here are the dates:

26 April 2020 – The SSE Arena Wembley, London
27 April 2020 – Arena Birmingham
29 April 2020 – First Direct Arena, Leeds
30 April 2020 – Manchester Arena
1 May 2020 – The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Tickets for the shows will be available from 9:00 on Friday 13 September 2019 through Ticketmaster.co.uk

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