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Europe Announces UK Tour with Special Guests Diamond Head

Swedish hard rock band Europe has just confirmed a nationwide nine-date tour of the UK in February 2010. Tickets go on sale Friday, September 18th at 9am. All tickets are £17, with the exception of London (£18). Very special guest on all UK dates is Diamond Head.

The ticket hotline number for all shows excluding Manchester is 0844 477 2000. Manchester box office number is 0161 832 1111. Tickets can be booked online from www.ticketweb.co.uk. Manchester Academy 2 show can be booked via www.ticketline.co.uk and www.manchestercademy.net.

Dates include - Leeds O2 Academy (Feb 18), Birmingham O2 Academy (Feb 19), London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire (Feb 20), Oxford O2 Academy (Feb 22), Bournemouth O2 Academy (Feb 23), Bristol O2 Academy (Feb 24), Manchester Academy (Feb 26), Newcastle O2 Academy (Feb 27), Glasgow O2 ABC (Feb 28).

The tour follows the September 14th release of Europe’s critically acclaimed new studio album “Last Look At Eden,” which features the singles “New Love In Town” and the title track. Best known for their 1986 smash anthem “The Final Countdown,” the Swedish rockers have returned with a heavier bluesy, hip-shaking metal sound, and recently headlined the UK’s Bloodstock Festival to rave reviews.

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1. Nihilist writes:

Diamond Head is great, but Europe...

# Sep 14, 2009 @ 3:20 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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2. Jamez writes:

Diamond Head and Europe?? Is this a joke?
What´s with this latest trends of having rock bands touring with metal acts?
Whitesnake & Judas Priest, Slayer & Megadeth?

Whats next? The Jonas Brothers and Black Dahlia Murder?

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3. Jamez writes:

Not saying that Jonas brothers are rock by the way....

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4. BLACKDOG writes:

These guy's still exist?

# Sep 15, 2009 @ 5:54 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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5. wilco writes:

a insult to diamond head
they should be main act that night and dump europe

# Sep 15, 2009 @ 9:38 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address

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