The Return Of Massive Attack: European Tour & New Material

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Influential UK outfit Massive Attack will return for a 22-date European tour starting in January 2016 in support of their first new material since 2009.

The group, who emerged from Bristol bass collective The Wild Bunch and whose core members are Daddy G and 3D, have exterted a huge influence on UK bass music – and popular music in general – since the 1991 release of their now classic debut album Blue Lines. In the early 1990s they were closely associated with such like-minded Bristol based originals as Tricky, Portishead and Smith & Mighty.

The lengthy list of artists Massive Attack have collaborated with includes Madonna, Burial, Sinead O’Connor, Damon Albarn, Horace Andy and Mad Professor.

Tour dates:

01/01 Olympia Theatre, Dublin, Ireland
22/01 O2 Academy, Glasgow, Scotland
25/01 De Montfort Hall, Leicester, England
27/01 O2 Academy, Leeds, England
28/01 The Apollo, Manchester, England
30/01 O2 Academy, Birmingham, England
31/01 The Guildhall, Portsmouth, England
01/02 The Dome, Brighton, England
03/02 Brixton O2 Academy, London, England
04/02 Brixton O2 Academy, London, England
07/02 Tap 1, Copenhagen, Denmark
09/02 Rockhal, Esch Alzette, Luxembourg
10/02 Palais 12, Brussels, Belgium
12/02 Fabrique, Milan, Italy
14/02 Geox Theatre, Padova, Italy
16/02 Palladium, Cologne, Germany
17/02 Tempodrom, Berlin, Germany
20/02 Gasometer, Vienna, Austria
21/02 Tonhalle, Munich, Germany
24/02 Klokgebouw, Eindhoven, Netherlands
25/02 Heineken Music Hall, Amsterdam, Netherlands
26/02 Zenith, Paris, France

Watch the video for Massive Attack’s classic ‘Unfinished Sympathy’:

More details at the Massive Attack website