The Rock City archives: 2018

COURTEENERS, Live in Rock City main Hall

  • Monday 19th November 2018
  • Supported by: Gerry Cinnamon + Zuzu

After releasing the exceptional 'St Jude: Re-wired', with a newly recorded and reworked version of their much-loved debut album, Manchester's finest The Courteeners will be embarking on a winter UK tour including a stop at Rock City!

Courteeners have announced details of a major UK tour this winter. Following the band’s penultimate slots on the main stage at this year’s Reading & Leeds Festivals and headline appearances at Neighbourhood Festival and Truck Festival, the band will play a huge UK tour in November/December including arena shows in Leeds, Liverpool, Glasgow, Newcastle and Hull, culminating in a return to London’s O2 Brixton Academy, their fifth headline show at the venue during their career. Support on the tour comes from special guests Gerry Cinnamon and Zuzu.

This year saw the band celebrate the 10th anniversary of their gold selling debut album ‘St. Jude’. A reworked version of the album (‘St. Jude Re:Wired’) hitting the Top 5 of the Official UK Albums Chart. The band played celebratory sold out shows at London’s Royal Albert Hall for Teenage Cancer Trust in March and Manchester Arena in April.