Morrissey Set to Embark On an International Tour
Recognized as one of the most influential artists of all time, Morrissey kicks off on an international tour immediately after his headline performance at Riot Fest in Chicago thisSeptember. The tour will spanthe East Coast before embarking on dates throughout Asia and Australia and then returning back to the United States.
Tickets will go on sale this Friday, August 5, at 10 a.m. local time for each market. Japan will go on sale Saturday, Aug 13, at 10 a.m. local time.
The iconic frontman of TheSmiths, Morrissey is widely credited as a seminal figure in the emergence of indie rock and Britpop. The Smiths emerged from the British independent music scene in the 1980s and Morrissey led the band to 15 studio, live and compilation albums in their short five year stogether. AfterTheSmiths disbanded, Morrissey launched a prolific solo career that included 49 singles and twelve solo top- ten albums, three of themlanding at #1 onthe UK charts. His most recent release, World Peace Is None Of Your Business, went on to become one of the most critically acclaimed records of the year.