Blur Announce Hyde Park Warm-Up Shows

14 May 2012, 11:46 | Updated: 15 August 2013, 17:53

Blur attend the BRIT Awards 2012

The band will play four UK warm up dates before their massive outdoor shows this summer...

Blur will head to the seaside for a gig at the Winter Gardens in Margate on August 1, followed by a return to Wolverhampton for the first time since 2009 to play two shows at the Civic Hall, and finally Plymouth's Pavilions on August 7.

"Every one of these shows will be very special and we can't wait to get cracking," bassist Alex James commented.

Blur Warm Up Dates:
August 1         Margate Winter Gardens
August 5/6      Wolverhampton Civic Hall
August 7         Plymouth Pavilions

Tickets go on sale Friday (May 18) at 9am.