The Vaccines and Elbow Added To War Child Back To The Bars Shows

15 January 2015, 00:01 | Updated: 6 February 2015, 11:32

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The bands will play the Passport: Back To The Bars shows, added to a line-up that already includes Bastille and Andy Bell and Mark Gardener of Ride

Promising some of the most unique and intimate live shows of 2015, more details of the War Child Passport:Back To The Bars gigs have been announced...and it sounds great.

The latest February shows confirmed will see The Vaccines back in the smallest venue they've played since their breakthrough, as they play Dublin Castle in London. And in Manchester, Elbow will return to the 200-capacity Roadhouse, where they played their first proper gig under that band name. You can hear more from Guy Harvey here, talking to Radio X Manchester's Clint Boon.


You Me At Six will also play a special show, added to the already confirmed performances of Bastille, Andy Bell and Mark Gardener of Ride and 1980s popstars Duran Duran.

All fans need to be do to be in with a shot of winning tickets is make a donation to War Child, using the details below. Each entry costs £4.50 and is for a chance to win a pair of tickets to each show.

War Child Passport: Back To The Bars

The Vaccines

16 February 2015: London, Dublin Castle
Text VACCINES to 88450


24 February 2015: Manchester, The Roadhouse
Text ELBOW to 88450

Duran Duran

19 February 2015: London, Wilton’s Music Hall,
Text DURAN to 88450

Andy Bell and Mark Gardener of Ride

19 February 2015: London, 100 Club
Text RIDE to 88450

You Me At Six

22 February 2015: London, Hoxton Bar & Kitchen
Text YMAS to 88450


23 Feb 2015: London, Sofar Sounds House Party
Text BASTILLE to 88450

People can also register on the War Child Passport website. Full terms and conditions are here.


A limited number of tickets will be made available exclusively to O2 customers via O2 Priority! For more information head to the O2 Priority App.