Kings of Leon have today announced UK arena tour dates for 2017 – their first UK shows in over two years, including a date at the Metro Radio Arena on Friday 24 th February 2017.

The multi-platinum selling band will release their highly anticipated seventh studio album ‘WALLS’ on October 14 th (today) through Columbia Records. The Grammy Award winning group decided to return to their recording roots in Los Angeles and worked with famed producer Markus Dravs (Arcade Fire, Coldplay, Florence + the Machine). The album has received widespread critical acclaim with NME declaring the, ‘Kings are well and truly back’ and Rolling Stone describing the new music as, ‘Kings at their best’.

‘Ready to take over an arena near you next year’ – Sunday Times Culture

Tickets costing £45, £55 & £65 will go on sale 9.30am Thursday 20 th October 2016 and are available online, from the booking hotline number 0844 493 6666 or in person from the Metro Radio Arena Box Office.

Tickets are available from:-

 Credit Card Booking and Information Line 0844 493 6666

 The Metro Radio Arena Newcastle Box Office (Mon – Fri: 10.00am – 4.00pm, Sat: 11.00am – 2.30pm)

 Internet Site:- www.metroradioarena.co.uk

 Group Bookers should call (0191) 260 6006

 Accessible Bookings should call (0191) 260 6066 for further details