Elbow plan arena date in Nottingham


Hugely popular British band Elbow have announced the details of a new album and a 2014 arena tour, which will include a gig at Nottingham Capital FM Arena on April 14.

The band’s sixth studio album, currently being recorded at their facilities at Blueprint Studios, Salford, will be released in March.

As with previous albums, the platinum ‘build a rocket boys!’ and multi-platinum ‘The Seldom Seen Kid’, the production and mixing of the album is being undertaken by keyboardist Craig Potter.

Elbow’s first ever live DVD, Live At Jodrell Bank, consists of two CDs and a DVD covering the entire performance at the Cheshire Observatory and a documentary of the event by long standing collaborators The Soup Collective, featuring exclusive interviews with the band and backstage footage.

Fans will have the opportunity to pre-order the new album to be delivered in March 2014, as well as an exclusive bundle including a DVD / double CD of the band’s 2012 headline performance at Jodrell Bank for immediate despatch, for a limited time only via the band’s website www.elbow.co.uk.

Tickets for all arena shows are now on sale.

They are £30. For more details, you can go to www.gigsandtours.com/tour/elbow/

n Comedian Sean Hughes will be performing his show - Life Becomes Noises - at Nottingham Playhouse on Friday, November 22.

Dubbed the feelgood comedy show of the year, it starts at 8pm. Call 0115 9419419 for ticket availability.