Arctic Monkeys 2018 Tour: Dates, Tickets & More

19 April 2018, 06:00

With Alex Turner and co. poised to release their sixth studio album this year, we give you the news, rumours and latest updates on where they'll be playing in 2018.

Arctic Monkeys' as-yet-untitled sixth studio album and the follow-up to 2013's AM is on its way, which can only mean one thing... Live dates in 2018!

Here's where you can see them in 2018 so far...

Arctic Monkeys 2018 UK Tour Dates

Alex Turner and co. have finally announced UK and Irish dates this autumn.
  • Thursday 6 September Manchester Arena - SOLD OUT
  • Friday 7 September Manchester Arena - SOLD OUT
  • Sunday 9 September The O2 Arena, London - SOLD OUT
  • Monday 10 September The O2 Arena, London - SOLD OUT
  • Wednesday 12 September The O2 Arena, London - SOLD OUT
  • Thursday 13 September The O2 Arena, London - SOLD OUT
  • Saturday 15 September Birmingham Arena - SOLD OUT
  • Sunday 16 September Birmingham Arena - SOLD OUT
  • Tuesday 18 September FlyDSA Arena, Sheffield - SOLD OUT
  • Wednesday 19 September FlyDSA Arena, Sheffield - SOLD OUT
  • Friday 21 September FlyDSA Arena, Sheffield - SOLD OUT
  • Saturday 22 September FlyDSA Arena, Sheffield - SOLD OUT
  • Monday 24 September - Dublin 3Arena - SOLD OUT
  • Tuesday 25 September - Dublin 3Arena - SOLD OUT
  • Thursday 27 September Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle - SOLD OUT
  • Friday 28 September Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle - SOLD OUT

Support on the tour comes from New York's Lemon Twigs.

Arctic Monkeys European Dates 2018: 

The band will now play the following dates in Europe:

  • 22 May - Columbiahalle, Berlin - SOLD OUT
  • 23 May - Columbiahalle, Berlin - SOLD OUT
  • 26 May - Caver, Rome - SOLD OUT
  • 27 May - Caver, Rome - SOLD OUT
  • 29 May - Le Zenith, Paris - SOLD OUT
  • 30 May - Le Zenith, Paris - SOLD OUT
  • 4 June - Mediolanum Forum, Milan - SOLD OUT
  • 26 June - Mitsubishi Electric Halle, Dusseldorf - SOLD OUT
  • 27 June - Royal Arena, Copenhagen 

Arctic Monkeys North American Dates 2018:

  • 2 May - Observatory North Park, San Diego
  • 3 May - Observatory North Park, San Diego
  • 5 May - Hollywood Forever Cemetary, Los Angeles
  • 9 May - Brooklyn Steel, New York
  • 16 June - Red Hat Ampitheater, Raleigh
  • 18 June - Ascend Ampitheater, Nashville
  • 19 June - Coca Cola Roxy Theatre, Atlanta
  • 24 June - Forest Hills Stadium, Queens, New York
  • 25 July - CMAC, Canandaigua, New York
  • 27 July - TD Garden, Washington
  • 28 July - Anthem, Washington
  • 31 July - Petersen Centre, Pittsburgh
  • 1 August, Masonic Temple Theatre, Detroit
  • 5 August Air Canada Centre, Toronto

Arctic Monkeys 2018 Festival Dates:

Primavera Sound, Spain - 2 June 2018

Taking place between 30 May and 2 June in Barcelona's Parc del Fòrum, the 2018 line-up features Nick Cave, The National, Lorde, Bjork, The War On Drugs, CHVRCHES and more. More info at: www.primaverasound.com

Best Kept Secret, Netherlands - 8 June, 2018 

Taking place in Hilvarenbeek in the south of the Netherlands between 16 and 18 June, this year’s festival also features LCD Soundsystem, The National, Chvrches and more. www.bestkeptsecret.nl

Firefly Festival, US - 14-17 June 2018

Alex Turner and co. announced that they would headline Firefly Festival, where they'll take to The Woodlands in Dover, Delaware this June. More info at fireflyfestival.com

Southside Festival, Germany - 22 June 2018

Hurricane Festival, Germany - 24 June 2018

TRNSMT Festival, Glasgow - 1 July 2018

It's already shaping up to be one of the biggest festivals of 2018, despite only being in its second year. And if that wasn't enough to keep TRNSMT firmly in Arctic Monkeys' sights, the Glasgow Green festival has added a whole weekend of fun this year. Arctic Monkeys will play TRNSMT on Sunday 1 July, with support from Interpol, Blossoms, Nothing But Thieves, Declan McKenna, Miles Kane and Tom Grennan.

Also playing TRNSMT this year are The Killers, Liam Gallagher and Stereophonics with more acts still to be announced. More info at trnsmtfest.com

TRNSMT festival line up 1 July 2018

Open’er Festival, Poland - 4 July 2018

Situated on the North Coast of Poland, Gdynia’s Open’er festival features an amazing line-up of Arctic Monkeys, Depeche Mode, Fleet Foxes, Gorillaz, Massive Attack and more.More info: http://opener.pl/en

Rockwave Festival, Athens - 6 July 2018

Taking place across July in Athens, Greece, this festival favours the rockier end of the musical spectrum, and other acts confirmed for 2018 are Judas Priest and Iron Maiden. More info at www.rockwavefestival.gr

Rockwave Festival 2018

Rock Werchter, Belgium - 8 July 2018

The Monkeys join David Byrne, Eels, Fleet Foxes, Gorillaz, jack White, London Grammar, Nine Inch Nails, Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds, Pearl Jam, Snow Patrol, Queens Of The Stone Age and more in Belgium between 5 and 8 July 2018. www.rockwerchter.be

Les Nuits de Fourviere, Lyon, France - 10 July

NOS Alive, Lisbon - 12 July 2018

Lisbon plays host to the following acts between 12 and 14 July 2018: Pearl Jam, Queens Of The Stone Age, Jack white, The National, Nine Inch Nails, Snow Patrol, Two Door Cinema Club, Future Islands, CHVRCHES, The Kooks, Portugal. The Man, Franz Ferdinand and more. More info: http://nosalive.com/en/

Mad Cool, Madrid - 13 July 2018

The Spanish festival also includes Alice In Chains, The Big Moon, Depeche Mode, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Fleet Foxes, Jack White, James Bay, Kasabian, Queens Of The Stone Age, Tame Impala and more between 12 and 14 July 2018. More info https://madcoolfestival.es/

Lolapalooza Festival Chicago, 2-5 August

Osheaga Festival, Canada - 4 August 2018

Also joining the AM rockers at the top of the bill at the festival, which takes place at Canada's Park Jean Drapeau from 3-5 August, are Travis Scott and Florence + The Machine. 

Oya, Norway - 8 August 2018

Arcade Fire, Kendrick Lamar, Lykke Li, Wolf Alice, Grizzly Bear, Patti Smith and more will play this acclaimed festival between 8 and 11 August 2018. More info: http://oyafestivalen.no

Way Out West Festival, Sweden - 9-11 August 2018

Also playing this festival in Gothenburg between 9 and 11 August 2018 are Arcade Fire, Kendrick Lamar, Lykke Li and more… More info: www.wayoutwest.se
 

Flow Festival, Finland - 11 August 2018

Fleet Foxes, Patti Smith, St Vincent, Grizzly Bear and more play Helsinki’s Flow festival between 10 and 12 August 2018. More info: www.flowfestival.com

Sziget Festival, Hungary - 14 August 2018

Arctic Monkeys will be joined by Mumford And Sons, Liam Gallagher, Bastille, The Kooks, Blossoms, Wolf Alice, Everything Everything  and more between 8 to 15 August 2018 in Budapest, Hungary. More info: https://szigetfestival.com/en/
Lead photo: Getty images/Theo Wargo/Staff