The Monkees Confirm First UK Tour In 12 Years

The American pop legends will perform UK dates in May.

The Monkees have confirmed their first UK tour dates in over 12 years, and are set to perform shows throughout May 2011.

The band originally formed for their American television series in the 1960’s, before going on to release hits such as I’m A Believer and Last Train To Clarksville.

The Monkees tickets for the following tour dates will go on general sale this Friday, 25th February:

Echo Arena, Liverpool – 12th May
Manchester Apollo – 14th
City Hall, Newcastle – 15th
Clyde Auditorium, Glasgow – 16th
Royal Albert Hall, London – 19th
City Hall, Sheffield – 20th
NIA Academy, Birmingham – 21st
Plymouth Pavillions – 23rd
CIA, Cardiff  – 24th
Royal Centre, Nottingham – 25th