Following on from their sold-out UK tour earlier this year - Mike & The Mechanics, who have sold over 10 million records worldwide - announce 'The Hits Tour 2015' - a 23 date nationwide tour - taking in the Royal Albert Hall next year on May 8th , 2015.
Genesis founding member Mike Rutherford (Guitar) - joins forces with a new generation Mike + The Mechanics which includes one of the UK's most prolific R&B singer, Andrew Roachford- Lead and backing vocals - (whose previous hits include Cuddly Tour and Family Man) and Canadian-born singer, Tim Howar - lead and backing vocals - who formed and toured with his band Vantramp, with the likes of Rod Stewart and Paulo Nutini.
Tim shares vocal duties with Roachford and they both add a new soulful dimension to the band's already established sound.
'The Hits Tour 2015' - will include their massive 80s hit single 'The Living Years' which became a NO. 1 hit in the US . The single then went onto become a global success. Their other classic hits will include; Silent Running; All I Need Is A Miracle; Word Of Mouth, Another Cup of Coffee, and the unforgettable Over My Shoulder- to name a few
2015 tour dates below:-
Ticket Prices :
Royal Albert Hall. Boxes £60
£50, £45, £40
Venue with ** - tickets are £36 and £32
All other venues are £35 and £30
Doors open 7.00pm.
8 - **GATESHEAD SAGE
9 - LIVERPOOL PHILHARMONIC HALL
11 - SHEFFIELD CITY HALL
12 - EDINBURGH FESTIVAL THEATRE
13 - GLASGOW ROYAL CONCERT HALL
15 - ABERDEEN MUSIC HALL
17 - **YORK BARBICAN
18 - STEVENAGE LEISURE CENTRE
19 - LEICESTER DEMONTFORT HALL
21 - IPSWICH REGENT THEATRE
23 - **CAMBRIDGE CORN EXCHANGE
24 - **GUILDFORD G LIVE
25 - CARDIFF ST DAVIDS HALL
27 - **BIRMINGHAM SYMPHONY HALL
28 - **MANCHESTER BRIDGEWATER HALL
30 - BOURNEMOUTH PAVILION
2 - PLYMOUTH PAVILIONS
3 - BRISTOL COLSTON HALL
5 - OXFORD NEW THEATRE
6 - SOUTHEND CLIFFS PAVILLION
8 - LONDON ROYAL ALBERT HALL
9 - EASTBOURNE CONGRESS THEATRE
10 - PORTSMOUTH GUILDHALL
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