IMELDA MAY PLAYS THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL ON MAY 4TH
Imelda May begins her UK tour today (April 24th) which will include her largest show to date at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall on the 4th May, culminating with a triumphant sold out return to the Cheltenham Jazz festival on the 6th May. This UK Tour will mark the end of a two year worldwide album campaign that has seen ‘Mayhem’ sell over half a million copies.
“May's Marvellous Mayhem .. Sizzlingly sexy in a clingy, cap-sleeved, black and yellow striped dress, her energy was infectious….superb” – The Times
“A whipcracker of a voice … Songs describing rumpuses, stalkers and sexual predators are delivered with oodles of energy….dangerously rocking” – The Guardian
Since the release of Mayhem in 2010 Imelda's list of accolades has grown and grown with highlights including - performing at the opening of the Chanel exhibition in Las Vegas, performing for the Obama's in Dublin, appearing with Jeff Beck at The Grammy Awards, three appearances on the Jay Leno Show, a number one on the Billboard New Artist Chart and a world tour - just to name a few! Other upcoming shows also include the famous ‘Olympia’ in Paris (10th May), the Cork Marquee (9th June) and the inaugural Westport Festival (24th June) on the west coast of Ireland.
Imelda will play the following UK dates:
24/04/12 - De La Warr Pavillion - Bexhill
27/04.12 - Opera House - Blackpool
28/04/12 - City Hall - Hull
30/04/12 - The Sage - Gateshead
01/05/12 - Royal Concert Hall - Nottingham
02/05/12 - St David's Hall - Cardiff
04/05/12 - Royal Albert Hall - London
06/05/12 – Cheltenham Jazz Festival
For more information please contact Murray Chalmers PR:
0207 361 0730