Following the announcement that Kaiser Chiefs had re-signed to Polydor / Universal, the band have announced a new tour, including a stop at King George’s Hall this January.
The band have also announced that they are back in the studio working on their seventh studio album with Ben Allen, the producer who worked on the band’s UK number one album, Education, Education, Education and War.
Formed in Leeds in 2000, Kaiser Chiefs are one of the leading bands of their generation. Fronted by the charismatic Ricky Wilson with Simon Rix on bass, Andrew ‘Whitey’ White on guitar, Nick ‘Peanut’ Baines on keyboards and drummer Vijay Mistry.
The band have had a string of anthemic hits such as ‘Oh My God’, ‘I Predict A Riot’, ‘Everyday I Love You Less and Less’, ‘Never Miss A Beat’ and ‘Hole In My Soul.’
The band have released six studio albums, including their Mercury nominated debut, Employment, which sold over two million copies; Yours Truly, Angry Mob, went twice-platinum in the UK; and Education, Education, Education and War, which entered the UK Album Chart at number one.
They have also achieved: top ten singles, including the infamous number one hit ‘Ruby,’ three Brit Awards, an Ivor Novello award for Album of the Year, toured with U2, Foo Fighters and Green Day and sold over eight million albums.
The band have returned to their original label home, Polydor, with whom they released their first four albums and continue to be considered one of Britain’s most treasured bands.
VENUE: King George’s Hall, Northgate, Blackburn. BB2 1AA
DATE: Thursday 31st January 2019
TICKET PRICE: Standing from £38
Balcony Seated from £48
Gallery Seated from £38
Tickets are available
By Phone: (01254) 582579
In Person: King George’s Hall Box Office, Northgate, Blackburn.