Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds announce UK and European tour

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Nick Cave (Image credit: Jason Williamson)

Nick Cave (opens in new tab) And The Bad Seeds have announced a 2020 tour.

They’ve lined up the run in support of the recently released album Ghosteen (opens in new tab), with Cave and co planning a total of 32 performances, kicking off in Lisbon on April 22 and wrapping up with a set in Tel Aviv on June 17.

Tickets for the tour will go on sale from 10am local time on October 25, with the Paris sale getting underway on October 28, while the Tel Aviv date will be available on October 22.

Tickets will be available through Nick Cave's official website (opens in new tab).

Ghosteen was a surprise release, with Cave only letting news of the album slip on his website at the end of September.

It’s seen as the third and final part of a trilogy which started with 2013’s Push The Sky Away and continued with 2016's Skeleton Tree.

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds: Ghosteen (opens in new tab)

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds: Ghosteen (opens in new tab)
Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds recently released their new album Ghosteen, with its existence only coming to light in September, with Louder calling it a "poetic masterpiece."

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds: 2020 tour dates
Apr 22: Lisbon Campo Pequeno, Portugal
Apr 23: Lisbon Campo Pequeno,Portugal
Apr 25: Madrid WiZink Center, Spain
Apr 26: Barcelona Palau Sant Jordi, Spain
Apr 29: Amsterdam Ziggo Dome, Netherlands
Apr 30: Antwerp Sportpaleis, Belgium
May 02: Birmingham Arena, UK
May 03: Cardiff Motorpoint Arena, UK
May 05: Glasgow The SSE Hydro, UK
May 06: Manchester Arena, UK
May 08: Dublin 3Arena, Ireland
May 12: Leeds First Direct Arena, UK
May 14: London The O2, UK
May 15: London The O2, UK
May 17: Cologne Lanxess Arena, Germany
May 18: Hamburg Barclaycard Arena, Germany
May 20: Copenhagen Royal Arena, Denmark
May 21: Copenhagen Royal Arena, Denmark
May 23: Stockholm Ericsson Globe, Sweden
May 25: Oslo Spektrum, Norway
May 27: Berlin Mercedes-Benz Arena, Germany
May 28: Gliwice Arena, Poland
May 30: Prague O2 Arena, Czech Republic
Jun 01: Vienna Stadthalle, Austria
Jun 02: Budapest László Papp Budapest Sportaréna, Hungary
Jun 04: Belgrade Stark Arena, Serbia
Jun 06: Munich Olympiahalle, Germany
Jun 08: Zurich Hallenstadion, Switzerland
Jun 09: Milan Mediolanum Forum, Italy
Jun 11: Rome Cavea Auditorium Parco della Musica, Italy
Jun 14: Paris AccorHotels Arena, France
Jun 17: Tel Aviv Bloomfield Stadium, Israel

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