My Chemical Romance announce new UK shows for May 2022

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My Chemical Romance have added new UK dates to their 2022 tour itinerary.

Following on from their three previously-announced, and long sold-out, shows at Stadium MK in Milton Keynes, and a proposed show at the Eden Sessions in Cornwall, Gerard Way’s reunited New Jersey emo kingpins will now play a second night in Cornwall (May 16), plus gigs in Warrington (May 27), Cardiff (May 28) and Glasgow (May 30).

Tickets for the new dates are on sale from December 10. Local residents in Warrington will have access to a pre-sale for the  May 27 gig: residents of postcodes WA1, WA2, WA3, WA4 and WA5 will be able to purchase tickets from 10am on December 9.

My Chemical Romance were originally due to visit the UK in June 2020, but have had to adjust their touring plans due to the Covid-19 pandemic. 

MCR’s 2022 UK and Ireland dates are:

May 16 Eden Sessions, St. Austell (New)
May 17 Eden Sessions, St. Austell
May 19: Stadium MK, Milton Keynes
May 21: Stadium MK, Milton Keynes
May 22: Stadium MK, Milton Keynes
May 24 Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin IRE
May 27: Victoria Park, Warrington (New)
May 28 Sophia Gardens, Cardiff (New)
May 30 OVO Hydro, Glasgow (New)

Paul Brannigan
Contributing Editor, Louder

A music writer since 1993, formerly Editor of Kerrang! and Planet Rock magazine (RIP), Paul Brannigan is a Contributing Editor to Louder. Having previously written books on Lemmy, Dave Grohl (the Sunday Times best-seller This Is A Call) and Metallica (Birth School Metallica Death, co-authored with Ian Winwood), his Eddie Van Halen biography (Eruption in the UK, Unchained in the US) emerged in 2021. He has written for Rolling Stone, Mojo and Q, hung out with Fugazi at Dischord House, flown on Ozzy Osbourne's private jet, played Angus Young's Gibson SG, and interviewed everyone from Aerosmith and Beastie Boys to Young Gods and ZZ Top. Brannigan lives in North London and supports The Arsenal.