The Charlatans have announced their delayed 30th Anniversary Best of Tour for November/December 2021.
The Charlatans UK & Ireland Tour Dates:
Belfast Limelight, 22 Nov
Dublin Olympia, 23
Wrexham William Aston Hall, 25
Bristol O2 Academy, 26
Birmingham O2 Academy, 27
Bexhill De La Warr Pavilion, 29
Bournemouth O2 Academy, 30
Oxford O2 Academy, 02 Dec
Cambridge Corn Exchange, 03
Manchester O2 Victoria Warehouse, 04
Lincoln Engine Shed, 06
Liverpool Invisible Wind Factory, 08
Newcastle O2 City Hall, 09
London O2 Academy Brixton, 10
Nottingham Rock City, 16
Leeds O2 Academy, 17
Glasgow O2 Academy, 18
Aberdeen Music Hall, 20
Throughout their lengthy genre-bursting career, The Charlatans have released 13 Top 40 studio albums – three of which were No.1’s – as well as 22 hit singles, including four Top 10 tracks.
In addition, Tim Burgess and co will release a special box set on 15 October 2021, charting their extensive music catalogue from 1990s Manchester through to the present day. ‘A Head Full Of Ideas’ will feature a career-spanning collection of tracks across five albums and an exclusive seven-inch single.
The limited collection of transparent blue vinyl LP’s will include their biggest hits, classic live performances, unheard demos and rarities and remixes from the likes of The Chemical Brothers, Norman Cook and Sleaford Mods.
The package will also include an exclusive seven inch single featuring demo versions of ‘Indian Rope’/’The Only One I Know’, a signed print of a tour poster from the early 1990’s together with a booklet featuring unseen photographs and sleeve notes by friend and journalist Dave Simpson.
Finally, there will be a triple vinyl LP version and 2CD deluxe of the box set featuring the hits albums plus the live album, as well as a CD or vinyl of just the hits albums.