6 October, 2015 - NME.com
Massive Attack have announced British and Irish live dates as part of a European tour set to take place next year.
The Bristol trip-hop legends will tour during January and February 2016, kicking things off in Dublin on January 19.
They will then travel to Glasgow, Leicester, Leeds, Manchester, Birmingham and Portsmouth later in the month before heading to Brighton and London in February.
Following their UK shows, Massive Attack will continue their tour in Europe, playing gigs in Denmark, Luxembourg, Belgium, Italy, Germany, Austria, the Netherlands and France.
Mercury Prize winners Young Fathers will be the support act on all the dates.
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Pre-sale tickets are available via the band's website from 9am on Wednesday (October 7), with general sale tickets following at 9am on Friday (October 9).
A press release states that Massive Attack will be "releasing new music later this year".
Massive Attack will play the following live dates:
Dublin, Olympia Theatre (January 19, 2016)
Glasgow, O2 Academy (22)
Leicester, De Montford Hall (25)
Leeds, O2 Academy (27)
Manchester, The Apollo (28)
Birmingham, O2 Academy (30)
Portsmouth, The Guildhall (31)
Brighton, Dome (February 1)
London, Brixton O2 Academy (3)
London, Brixton O2 Academy (4)=