Time for U-2
Record Mirror (1980-05-17)
Dublin-based Band U2 begin a short British tour later this month…just after the release of their first “official” British single on Island.
The band have already had two singles out in Ireland (with one distributed over here), but ’11 O’Clock Tick Tock’ is their debut for the new label, and it’s out on May 23.
They’ll be touring the pubs and clubs from May 22, when they kick off with a gig at the London Hope And Anchor. Other confirmed dates are: London Moonlight Club May 23, Brighton New Regent 26, London Rock Garden 27, Bristol Trinity Hall 28, Birmingham Cedar Ballroom 29, London Nashville 30, Manchester Polytechnic 31, Nuneaton 77 Club June 2, Nottingham Boat Club 3, Manchester Beach Club 4, Leeds F. Club 5, Dudley JB’s 6, London Marquee 7, London Herne Hill Half Moon 8.
Support for all dates will be Birmingham band Fashion.