Don McLean announces 50th anniversary American Pie tour for UK : how to get tickets
- Kevin Fullerton
- 21 September 2021
The songwriting genius will play Edinburgh, London, Liverpool and more
Legendary songwriter Don McLean will embark on a huge tour of the UK as part of his 50th Anniversary American Pie Tour. Tickets for the shows go on sale at 10am on Friday 24 September.
The tour has been billed as 'honouring the day the music died' in reference to his stand-out hit 'American Pie', but fans can expect to hear plenty of classics from McLean's six-decade back catalogue including 'Crying', 'Castles In The Air' and 'Vincent'.
Kicking off in Cardiff, the tour will take the American troubadour to most major cities in the UK, before a grand finale at the London Palladium on Tuesday 4 October.
Don McClean's 2022 UK performance dates:
Sunday 11 September – St Davids Hall, Cardiff
Tuesday 13 September – Regent Theatre, Ipswich
Wednesday 14 September – Birmingham Symphony Hall
Friday 16 September – Bath Forum
Saturday 17 September – Princess Theatre, Torquay
Sunday 18 September – Pavilion Theatre, Bournemouth
Tuesday 20 September – Brighton Dome
Wednesday 21 September – Cliffs Pavilion, Southend
Friday 23 September – Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Saturday 24 September – Sage, Gateshead
Sunday 25 September – Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow
Tuesday 27 September – Usher Hall, Edinburgh
Wednesday 28 September – Barbican, York
Friday 30 September – De Montford Hall, Leicester
Saturday 1 October – Sheffield City Hall Oval Hall
Sunday 2 October – Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool
Tuesday 4 October – Palladium, London
Tickets for Don McLean's shows go on sale at 10am on Friday 24 September.