The Specials Announce May 2013 UK Tour -
The Specials have announced they will head outfor a 10 date UK tour in 2013, reports NME.
The ska & dub titans, who reformed in 2009, will begin thejaunt in May at The Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom on the 10th. Theywill then hit venues in Newcastle, Manchester, Liverpool,Birmingham, Newport, Kent and Portsmouth before finishing up atLondon's O2 Academy Brixton.
The Specials performed alongside Blur and New Order in London'sHyde Park this past August as part of a special Olympic Gamesclosing ceremony concert.
The Specials will play:
Glasgow Barrowland (May 10, 2013)
Newcastle O2 Academy (13)
Manchester O2 Apollo (15)
Liverpool Olympia (18)
Leicester De Montford Hall (19)
Birmingham O2 Academy (21)
Newport Centre (23)
Margate Winter Gardens (25)
Portsmouth Guildhall (26)
London O2 Academy Brixton (28)