Arctic Monkeys To Play Two Sheffield Shows

February 8, 2011 by  

Second piece of Arctic Monkeys related news this week: the band has announced two hometown shows on Friday 10th June and Saturday 11th June 2011.

The band will be performing in a tent at The Don Valley Bowl in Sheffield and will be supported by a different lineup each day.

On Friday 10th June they will be joined by Miles Kane, The Vaccines and Sheffield band, Dead Sons and on Saturday 11th June Miles Kane will return and be joined by Anna Calvi and another Sheffield band, Mabel Love.

The band has also released this statement regarding the shows:

?We?re really looking forward to playing Sheffield with our special guests. It?s great doing our own event and it?s going to be a wonderful couple of days in our hometown?.

The tickets for the shows will go on general sale on Friday 11th February at 9am from the usual outlets.