The Cult will perform their fourth studio album ‘Sonic Temple’ in full this autumn to celebrate its 30th anniversary.
Ian Astbury, Billy Duffy and co. play a total of 10 shows on the A Sonic Temple tour kicking off at Nottingham Rock City on Tuesday 15th October and wrapping up at Portsmouth Guildhall exactly two weeks later.
Together with playing ‘Sonic Temple’ in full, The Cult will also be playing other classic songs from their distinguished back catalogue.
24-hour presale tickets to the tour go on sale from Planet Rock Tickets at 10am on Thursday 4th July. General sale follows on Friday.[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8g6h1vI4Xv0&w=560&h=315]
Ahead of the tour, The Cult will release a special 30th anniversary edition of ‘Sonic Temple’ – aptly entitled ‘The Cult: Sonic Temple 30′ – on Friday 13th September via Beggars Arkive.
Containing the original album and a plethora of rarities and unreleased tracks, the expansive reissue will be available to buy on Box Set, Five-CD Set, Double LP and Digital formats.
The Cult headlined Ramblin’ Man Fair last summer and played Bearded Theory festival and the Sage Gateshead this past May.
See The Cult at the following shows:
Nottingham Rock City – Tue 15th
Birmingham O2 Academy – Thu 17th
Cardiff Great Hall – Fri 18th
Leeds O2 Academy – Sun 20th
Aberdeen Live Music Hall – Mon 21st
Glasgow O2 Academy – Tue 22nd
Manchester O2 Apollo – Thu 24th
London Hammersmith Apollo – Sun 27th
Bristol O2 Academy – Mon 28th
Portsmouth Guildhall – Tue 29th