IDLES announce Abbey Road livestreams and rescheduled tour

Their new album 'Ultra Mono' is set for release 25 September via Partisan Records...

Their new album ‘Ultra Mono’ is set for release 25 September via Partisan Records…

With thier new album Ultra Mono set for release in September, Bristol punks IDLES announce their rescheduled UK and IE tour dates for 2021.

The latest big act to sprinkle a bit of hope on the prospect of live music in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the new set of gigs are planned for May and June next year. Tickets go on sale Friday 28 August and are available on Idle’s website alongside the album pre-order and merchandise.

As a thank you, the band are also offering a limited number of free tickets for key workers with availability on a first-come-first-served basis here: <> Offer closes 8am Wednesday 26th August. Only UK / EIRE resident Key Workers may apply.

Is that too long a wait? We feel you; festival season has taken one for the team this year. Ahead of the release of Ultra Mono, the band will release a series of three live performances recorded, filmed and live-streamed at iconic studio Abbey Road. Each having a unique setlist, tickets can be purchased for the performances – set for 29 and 30 August – on this link.

All confirmed dates below.

Glasgow /// 7 May /// Barrlowland

Glasgow /// 8 May /// Barrlowland

Newcastle /// 10 May /// O2 City Hall

Cardiff /// 12 May /// Motorpoint Arena

Birmingham /// 13 May /// O2 Academy

Sheffield /// 14 May /// O2 Academy

Dublin /// 16 May /// Vicar Street

Dublin /// 17 May /// Vicar Street

Manchester /// 20 May /// Victoria Warehouse

London /// 18 June /// O2 Academy Brixton

London /// 19 June /// O2 Academy Brixton