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Del Amitri have announced a headline UK tour for July 2018, which will see original band members Justin Currie, Iain Harvie, Andy Alston, Kris Dollimore and Ashley Soan playing their first UK dates in more than a decade.
As well as a headline date at Edinburgh Castle, the band will also return to London’s Hammersmith Apollo, where they played a sold-out show in January 2014 on ‘The A To Z of Us Tour’.
Justin Currie commented:
“25 years ago we played Edinburgh Castle to the biggest headline audience we’d ever been in front of. “I wore a kilt and my bass didn’t work for the first two minutes during which we played the opening riff of ‘The Ones That You Love Lead You Nowhere’ over and over again. We never recovered. This is our chance to make up for it. I won’t be wearing a kilt…”