Johnny Marr Announces UK Tour Dates

Johnny Marr confirms a major UK and European tour this summer

The former Smiths co-writer, guitarist and now solo artist in his own right Johnny Marr has announced a series of tour dates throughout the UK and Europe in support of his debut solo album The Messenger.

Having completed a series of shows in March and a support slot for The Stone Roses, it’s a mammoth run of dates and includes a fair amount of summer festival dates – have a look below:


Thu 27 – Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth

Fri 28 – Phoenix, Exeter

Sat 29 – Glastonbury Festival, Pelton


Mon 1 – San Siro Hippodrome, Milan

Tue 2 – Vicolo Bolognese, Bologna

Wed 3 – Mole Vanvitelliana, Ancona

Sat 6 – Isle of Man Festival

Sun 7 – Jodrell Bank, Manchester

Sun 14 – T In The Park

Thu 18 – Super Bock Super Rock, Portugal

Fri 19 – Benicassim, Spain

Sat 27 – Kendal Calling, Kendal


Sat 10 – Summer Sonic, Japan

Sun 11 – Summer Sonic, Japan

Thu 15 – Pukkelpop, Belguim

Fri 23 – Rock En Seine, Paris

Sat 24 – Reading Festival, Reading

Sun 25 – Leeds Festival, Bramham Park


Sun 1 – Electric Picnic, Stradbally, Co. Laois

Sat 7 – Bestival, Isle Of Wight


Fri 4 – Guildhall, Gloucester

Sat 5 – Central Station, Wrexham

Sun 6 – O2 Academy, Newcastle

Sat 12 – Academy 1, Manchester

Sun 13 – Metropolitan University, Leeds

Mon 14 – Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton

Tue 16 – Rock City, Nottingham

Wed 17 – O2 Academy 1, Bristol

Thu 18 – Roundhouse, London

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