Scottish rockers Biffy Clyro have announced an arena tour for March and April next year throughout the UK and Ireland. The 11-day tour will be the band's largest to date, in terms of venues. The tour starts out at Newcastle Metro Radio Arena on March 20, 2013, and winds its way through Birmingham, Sheffield, Manchester, and more, before finishing up at London's O2 Arena on April 3.
The tour is preceded by the release of Opposites, the band's new double album, scheduled for a January 28 release. The album cover for Opposites is designed by legendary graphic designer Storm Thorgerson who has designed album sleeves for numerous acts, like Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd and Audioslave, as well as Biffy Clyro's previous two releases.
Here is the full list of tour dates:
Newcastle Metro Radio Arena, March 20, 2013
Birmingham LG Arena, March 21, 2013
Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, March 22, 2013
Sheffield Motorpoint Arena, March 23, 2013
Manchester Arena, March 25, 2013
Bournemouth International Centre, March 26, 2013
Dublin The O2, March 28, 2013
Belfast Odyssey Arena, March 29, 2013
Aberdeen AECC, March 31, 2013
Glasgow SECC, April 1, 2013
London The O2, April 3, 2013