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The Bronx have been added to the Fireball Fuelling The Fire Tour, joining headliners Flogging Molly, as well as Face To Face and Lost In Stereo.
The punk party will tour the UK in December 2018, kicking off with two nights at London’s O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on 2 – 3 December, and touring through to Bournemouth’s O2 Academy on the 14 December.
Celtic punk legends Flogging Molly will lead the charge, with Californian punk veterans Face To Face and Glasgow pop-punks Lost In Stereo.
The Fireball Tour launched in 2015, having already welcomed the likes of Less Than Jake, Reel Big Fish and Anti-Flag.
This year will also see the return of the Hottest Band competition, which Lost In Stereo won in 2017. The competition, ran in conjunction with Kerrang!, will open on the 1 June 2018 with further details expected soon.
“I’m delighted to have the Fuelling The Fire Tour return for its third installment in 2018,” Fireball comment. “We’ve had some really memorable nights over the past two years with some fantastic bands, and [we’re] confident this line-up is going to make it the best one yet.”
Here are those dates:
2 December 2018 – O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London
3 December 2018 – O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London
5 December 2018 – O2 Academy, Glasgow
6 December 2018 – O2 Academy, Newcastle
7 December 2018 – O2 Academy, Bristol
9 December 2018 – O2 Ritz, Manchester
10 December 2018 – O2 Academy, Sheffield
12 December 2018 – O2 Academy, Birmingham
13 December 2018 – O2 Academy, Oxford
14 December 2018 – O2 Academy, Bournemouth
Tickets for the Fireball Tour, featuring Flogging Molly, Face To Face, Lost In Stereo and more, are available now through Ticketmaster.co.uk.