British reggae band UB40 will tour Australia in November.
While original lead singer, Ali Campbell, left the band in 2008 the remaining founding members have carried on, joined by new lead vocalist (and Ali’s brother) Duncan Campbell.
The rest of the original band includes the other Campbell brother, Robin – who also sings and plays guitar – bassist Earl Falconer, Brian Travers on saxophone and keyboards, drummer Jimmy Brown and Norman Hassan on percussion and vocals.
The band will play a string of national and regional dates reaching into a catalogue that stretches back to their 1980 debut album, Signing Off through to 2013’s Getting Over The Storm.
The band have sold over 100 million records to become one of the most successful British groups of all-time.
UB40 AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES:
November 12 – Brothers, Cairns
November 14 – The Tivoli, Brisbane
November 15 – Cooly Hotel, Gold Coast
November 17 – C.ex, Coffs Harbour
November 18 – Civic Theatre, Newcastle
November 20 – Big Top, Sydney
November 21 – Waves, Wollongong
November 24 – The Forum, Melbourne
November 26 – Thebarton Theatre, Adelaide
November 28 – Metropolis, Fremantle