Mancunian rocker Noel Gallagher will be returning to Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre’s (AECC) GE Oil & Gas Arena on 24th April 2016 with his High Flying Birds (NGHFB).
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds have announced they will tour UK arenas next year, with special guests Super Furry Animals. The tour opens in Glasgow before visiting Aberdeen, Liverpool, Leeds, Birmingham and Bournemouth*. 2015 has seen Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds complete a worldwide tour that included a sell out Arena Tour of the UK in March, along with headlining major summer Festivals including T in the Park and Latitude, all to huge critical acclaim.
New single ‘The Dying Of The Light’ is taken from the album ‘Chasing Yesterday’ and released on December 11th. To celebrate the release of this fifth single off the award winning album, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds will play a one off show at London’s Royal Albert Hall the day before, on December 10th. (on sale details to follow shortly) It includes B side ‘The Girl With X-Ray Eyes (Demo)’ and will be available digitally and on 7” – with a limited edition coloured vinyl exclusively available from www.noelgallagher.com. The track has already been streamed over 2.09 million times on Spotify.
‘Chasing Yesterday’ went straight to Number One in the Official UK Album Chart after its March 2nd release – and remains the highest selling album in its first week on sale in 2015.
Earlier today (19th Oct 2015) at Grosvenor House Hotel, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds were honoured with the reader voted Q Award for Best Album … adding to Noel’s long list of accolades including the Ivor Novello Award for Outstanding Song Collection in 2013, the NME Godlike Genius Award in 2012 and the Q Icon Award.
Following the announcement of the tour, Louise Lonie, Director of Sales at Marketing at AECC said: “Noel Gallagher certainly is no stranger to the North-east having first performed at AECC in 1997 with Oasis and more recently with his band in 2012. Gallagher truly is a musical icon and we are fully expecting a sold-out performance from the band when they perform at the GE Oil & Gas Arena in April.”
Tickets for the arena tour go on sale on October 23rd at 9am and are available from www.ticketmaster.co.uk/AECC