Eric Clapton has announced several new tour dates for 2024, and this time fans outside of London will have the chance to see the guitarist perform live.
Clapton’s limited UK and Ireland dates will kick off first at Newcastle’s Utyrita Arena on May 9 next year, with a total of six dates.
The musicians will also make stops in Liverpool, Birmingham and Dublin before wrapping up the tour with two nights at London’s Royal Albert Hall. The upcoming tour will see the former Yardbirds rocker play solo outside of London for the first time since 2015, so get your tickets early.
Tickets will go on sale this Friday, June 9th at 10am at online and venue box office (except Newcastle which is online only) and by phone via bookingsdirect.com. No over-the-counter sales.
Meanwhile, tickets to Dublin are available at ticketmaster.ie.
Check out the full list of dates below.
Thursday 9 May 2024 – Utilita Arena, Newcastle
Saturday 11 May 2024 – Liverpool, M&S Bank Arena
Monday 13 May 2024 – Resorts World Arena, Birmingham
Thursday 16 May 2024 – Dublin, 3Arena
20 May 2024 (Monday) – London, Royal Albert Hall
Tuesday 21 May 2024 – Royal Albert Hall, London
Last month, Clapton released his next cover. moon river, featuring the late guitar legend Jeff Beck.This track – originally performed by Audrey Hepburn in his iconic 1961 film breakfast at tiffany’s — The song was recorded shortly before Beck’s death earlier this year.
Back in April, Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival was announced to return for the first time after a three-year hiatus, with a star-studded line-up of over 40 artists.
Billing for the festival, which takes place September 23 and 24 at Los Angeles’ Crypto-com Arena, includes Joe Bonamassa, ZZ Top, Gary Clark Jr., HER, Vince Gill, Buddy Guy and Santana. , and Clapton himself appears. To name just a few:
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