Europe new colourAs rumoured on rushonrock, Europe have confirmed a headline tour of the UK for February 2010.

Riding high on the back of a series of superb reviews for new album Last Look At Eden – out today- Joey and the boys have confirmed nine dates across Britain.

Demand for the shows was huge following Europe’s barnstorming Bloodstock set and the band’s return to form with their best record since the late 80s.

The dates in February are as follows:

Leeds O2 Academy (18), Birmingham O2 Academy (19),
London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire (20), Oxford O2 Academy (22),
Bournemouth O2 Academy (23), Bristol O2 Academy (24), Manchester Academy (26), Newcastle O2 Academy (27), Glasgow O2 ABC (28).

Tickets go on sale Friday 18th September at 9am. All tickets are £17, with the exception of London (£18). Very special guest on all UK dates is Diamond Head. 

Ticket hotline number for all shows excluding Manchester is 0844 477 2000. Manchester box office number is 0161 832 1111. Tickets can be booked online from Manchester Academy 2 show can be booked via and