Bruce Springsteen will tour UK with E Street band in 2023
Rock legend Bruce Springsteen will be heading to the UK next summer with the E Street band.
The American has confirmed EU tour dates, including gigs in Dublin, Ireland, on May 5 and May 7, 2023. While no UK shows are yet confirmed, Bruce Springsteen says UK dates for the same tour will be announced at "a later date".
He added: “After six years, I’m looking forward to seeing our great and loyal fans next year. And I’m looking forward to once again sharing the stage with the legendary E Street Band. See you out there, next year — and beyond.”
The 2023 tour will be the first live dates for the Bruce Springsteen and the E Street band since 2016 and 2017's The River tour. Their most recent studio album, 'Letter To You', reached number 1 in 11 countries, including the UK.
Stops on the European tour include Barcelona, Paris, Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Hamburg, among others.
The E Street Band’s members are: Roy Bittan – piano, synthesizer; Nils Lofgren – guitar, vocals; Patti Scialfa – guitar, vocals; Garry Tallent – bass guitar; Stevie Van Zandt – guitar, vocals; and Max Weinberg – drums; with Soozie Tyrell – violin, guitar, vocals; Jake Clemons – saxophone; and Charlie Giordano – keyboards.
Photo: Manchester Evening News