This is great news from earworm. Hopefully this indicates a North American leg to the tour in the fall…
Leftfield announce two UK shows on 5th and 6th June in Manchester and Sheffield. The shows mark the return of one electronics’ best live acts as they prepare for headline appearances at this years best UK festivals; RockNess, Relentless Boardmasters, Creamfields and the newly announced L.E.D in Victoria Park on 28th August.
Acknowledged as one of the most influential exponents of electronica of all time – LEFTFIELD are one of the first truly great electronic crossover acts, trailblazing into previously unexplored territory and carving a path for a raft of great artists including Underworld, The Chemical Brothers, Daft Punk and The Prodigy.
The sheer brilliance of the band’s debut album Leftism – a startling piece of work that even now remains peerless – firmly sealed a place in electronic dance music history.
Fusing epic soundscapes with intoxicating rhythms and guest vocalists including John Lydon LEFTFIELD created a mind melting adventure deserving of the sweeping acclaim and lofty nominations bestowed upon LEFTFIELD.
LEFTFIELD live return is an opportunity for everyone to experience one of this country’s most influential electronic dance artists.
Official statement and up to date information from LEFTFIELD via www.leftfieldtour.co.uk
FULL 2010 UK DATES:
5 JUNE MANCHESTER ACADEMY
6 JUNE SHEFFIELD O2 ACADEMY
12 JUNE INVERNESS ROCKNESS
7 AUGUST NEWQUAY BOARDMASTERS
28 AUGUST LONDON L.E.D
29 AUGUST CHESHIRE CREAMFIELDS