U2 add Irish shows to iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE tour

U2’s sold out iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE  European Tour 2015 will finish with six home shows, being Belfast on 18th & 19th November and four shows in Dublin on 23rd + 24th, 27th + 28th November 2015.

It is the first time the band will perform songs from their recent album Songs of Innocence to a home crowd.

Tickets for the Irish shows go on sale at 9am on Monday 14th September, will be limited to 2 per purchaser and are priced from £30 to £165 for Belfast and from €30 to €185 in Dublin, plus fees

€2,000,000 from these concerts will go to Music Generation, Ireland’s National Music Education Programme which currently provides high quality subsidised music tuition to some 26,000 children and young people. Music Generationwas originally set up with €5m funding from U2’s Croke Park shows in 2009, along with a further €2m raised by The Ireland Funds.

“In the 18 years that I have worked with U2, the home shows are always very special. These shows promise to be brilliant.” – Arthur Fogel, CEO Global Touring Live Nation Entertainment.

 

Finding venues to take this show is actually quite tricky and we’re grateful to our overworked crew who finally cracked the reconfiguring to fit these venues.” – The Edge

Wed 18th November 2015 – BELFAST Odyssey Arena
Thu 19th November 2015 – BELFAST Odyssey Arena
Mon 23th November 2015 – DUBLIN 3Arena
Tue 24th November 2015 – DUBLIN 3Arena
Fri 27th November 2015 – DUBLIN 3Arena
Sat 29th November 2015 – DUBLIN 3Arena