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Legendary American singer-songwriter John Prine has confirmed details of a 2019 UK tour.
The newly announced dates include shows in London, Edinburgh and Manchester.
Fans can register for the Ticketmaster Verified Fan presale to be in with a chance of purchasing tickets.
With a career spanning almost five decades, John Prine is widely considered to be one of the most influential songwriters of all time. The Nashville-based Prine has been praised for his songwriting ability by the likes of Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson, Roger Waters, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen and many others.
The two-time Grammy Award winner released his debut self-titled album in 1971. The record features the singles Sam Stone and Paradise, and in 2003 was named one of Rolling Stone Magazine’s top 500 albums of all time.
The singer-songwriter released his latest record The Tree of Forgiveness in April 2018. The album received rave reviews and is Prine’s most commercially successful to date. The album debuted at No.5 on the Official US Billboard Albums Chart. Watch the official video for Summer’s End, a single taken from the record below:
Some of John Prine’s other most well-known songs include Angel From Montgomery, Speed of the Sound of Loneliness and Your Flag Decal Won’t Get You Into Heaven Anymore.
John Prine will be performing songs from his latest record The Tree Of Forgiveness live on tour in the UK in 2019.
Here are the dates:
6 September 2019 – Royal Festival Hall, London
8 September 2019 – Festival Theatre, Edinburgh
9 September 2019 – Bridgwater Hall, Manchester
Register here for your chance to purchase tickets to see John Prine on tour in 2019. Registration closes Sunday 9 December 2018 @ 23:59 GMT. Full FAQs detailed below.
Tickets will be available via artist presale from 09:00 on Wednesday 12 December – and on general sale from 10:00 on Friday 14 December 2018 through Ticketmaster.co.uk
FAQs – PREPPING FOR THE #VERIFIEDFAN PRESALE
John Prine fans, get ready for The Tree Of Forgiveness Tour Presale powered by Ticketmaster #VerifiedFan
How do I purchase tickets?
The #VerifiedFan Presale begins Wednesday, December 12 at 10:00 venue local time. It’s a simple, standard purchase process and the steps below will help you navigate your search and purchase.
1. Once verified, you will receive an access code via SMS on Wednesday, December 12 prior to the Presale at 10:00 venue local time. The message will include timing details and a link to where you can purchase your tickets, and your unique access code. Keep your phone handy – you’ll receive the SMS 2-4 hours before the Presale.
2. Sign-in to your Ticketmaster Account in advance. Know your Ticketmaster password, or reset your password in advance. For a faster checkout, make sure you have a valid credit card with updating billing information in your account. When the Presale Begins at 10:00 (venue local time).
3. Click the link you were sent at the appropriate time.
4. Enter your unique access code. Should you receive an error, double-check you entered the access code exactly as it appears in the text you receive or that you are signed in using the account you registered for the #VerifiedFan Presale with.
5. Due to demand, after entering your #VerifiedFan access code, you may experience a longer than usual wait time using the ticket search. Do not refresh the page during this time.
6. When completing your ticket purchase, stay within one browser window. Opening multiple windows or tabs to purchase tickets, may result in errors.
7. Tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis and are NOT guaranteed. Do not exceed the ticket limit of four (4).
8. For a faster checkout, make sure your billing address and credit card information is up to date prior to the start of the Presale.
When should I expect my access code?
If you are verified and selected, you will receive an access code via SMS on Wednesday, December 12 prior to the Presale at 10:00 (venue local time). Please note, tickets are available on a first-come, first served basis.
The SMS will include timing details and a link to where you can purchase your tickets, and your unique access code. Keep your phone handy – you’ll be sent the SMS 2-4 hours before the Presale. The #VerifiedFan Presale begins 10:00 Wednesday, December 12 (venue local time).
The Presale has started, I registered and never received my access code?
Registering does not guarantee you will receive a code or have the ability to purchase tickets. I registered for the last #VerifiedFan opportunity, shouldn’t I always get a code? Each #VerifiedFan tour is unique and you must register for each one separately.
Why didn’t my Verified Fan Presale code work?
You may have maxed out your ticket limit. Due to demand, each #VerifiedFan Presale has a ticket limit to allow more fans like you to get tickets.
Why did I receive a #VerifiedFan Presale code but I cannot get tickets?
We’ve seen massive interest for this tour and #VerifiedFan tickets. Tickets will be available on a first come, first-served basis and are NOT guaranteed.
If I’m not Verified will I still have a chance to get tickets?
Yes, there will be a General Public Onsale on Friday, December 14 @ 10:00 venue local time.
What happens if I’m on the waiting list?
Keep your phone close by – if you move off the waiting list, you will receive an SMS with your access code details. Keep in mind, your notification may come at any time after the presale begins at 10:00 venue local time. When notified, your SMS will include:
• A link to begin your purchase
• Your unique access code
Please also watch your email, if there are SMS delivery issues, such as an incorrectly entered mobile number or network issues, we will email your access code details. Purchasers are held to a four (4) ticket limit.
How to prepare to the event you move off the waiting list
1. Log in to your Ticketmaster account in advance on the device you wish to purchase on.
2. Have a valid payment card with the updated billing information you plan to use for your purchase in your account.
3. Due to demand, after entering your Verified Fan access code you may experience a longer than usual wait time during the ticket search. Do not refresh the page during this time.
4. When completing your ticket purchase, stay within one browser window. Opening multiple windows or tabs to purchase tickets may result in errors.