Ed Sheeran pronounces new tour dates

Ed Sheeran by no means appears to take a break – significantly, the person wants a pleasant spa weekend to wind down.

But it would not appear that the 'Thinking Out Loud' singer is slowing down anytime quickly as he is simply introduced an enormous bunch of latest tour dates for 2019.

The singer will play 4 large reveals in Yorkshire's Roundhay Park and Suffolk's Chantry Park in August, and can tour throughout Europe beforehand, together with a headline date at Sziget Festival.

Tickets will go on sale at 10am UK time on Thursday, September 27 – extra information right here.

On high of that, Sheeran plans to crack down on ticket touts with a strict new coverage utilizing a paperless system.

"Once once more, Ed and his staff have a strict stance towards anybody utilizing unethical secondary ticketing websites," his promoters defined.

"The UK reveals on this tour will use 'paperless' ticketing know-how, which implies that the credit score or debit card of the purchaser of the tickets will grow to be their ticket.

"This stops secondary websites and ticket touts having the ability to resell tickets at inflated costs and ripping off followers.

"Fans who grow to be unable to go to the reveals will be capable to promote their tickets from November 1st to different followers on the worth they paid + a reserving charge at their level of buy."

Earlier this month, it was revealed that ticket resale web site Viagogo, which Sheeran is encouraging followers to keep away from on this tour, was suing the singer's promoter over alleged fraud.

Their lawsuit alleges that Sheeran's promoter arrange faux Viagogo stalls throughout the star's tour the place it voided followers' tickets, thus forcing them to purchase new ones.

The promoter, Kilimanjaro Live, responded by describing the claims as "ludicrous, laughable and most significantly completely false".

Viagogo mentioned in a press release relating to the brand new tour: "All tickets on Viagogo are real and we can have tickets to all Ed Sheeran's UK tour dates at a variety of costs. Fans should purchase from us with absolute confidence that they'll flip as much as the gig and easily stroll straight in."

Sheeran's 2019 tour dates are as follows:

  • 23 March - Johannesburg, S.Africa FNB Stadium *SOLD OUT*
  • 24 March - Johannesburg, S.Africa FNB Stadium *SOLD OUT*
  • 27 March - Cape Town, S.Africa Cape Town Stadium *SOLD OUT*
  • 24 May - Lyon, France Groupama Stadium
  • 29 May - Bordeaux, France Matmut Atlantique
  • 1 June - Lisbon, Portugal Estadio Da Luz
  • 7 June - Barcelona, Spain Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc Lluís Companys
  • 11 June - Madrid, Spain Wanda Metropolitano
  • 14 June - Florence, Italy Firenze Rocks (FESTIVAL)
  • 16 June - Rome, Italy Stadio Olimpico
  • 19 June - Milan, Italy Stadio San Siro
  • 23 June - Hockenheim, Germany Hockenheimring
  • 28 June - Klagenfurt, Austria Wörthersee Stadion
  • three July - Bucharest, Romania Arena Națională
  • 7 July - Prague, Czech Republic Letiště Letnany
  • 12 July - Riga, Lat Lucavsala Park
  • 19 July - Moscow, Russia Otkritie Arena (Spartak)
  • 24 July - Helsinki, Finland Malmi Airport
  • 28 July - Odense, Denmark Tusindaarsskoven
  • 2 August - Hannover, Germany Messegelände
  • 7 August - Budapest, Hungary Sziget Festival (FESTIVAL)
  • 10 August - Reykjavik, Iceland Laugardalsvöllur
  • 16 August - Leeds, UK Roundhay Park
  • 17 August - Leeds, UK Roundhay Park
  • 23 August - Ipswich, UK Chantry Park
  • 24 August - Ipswich, UK Chantry Park