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The Seekers, Photo by Ros O'Gorman

The Seekers, Photo by Ros O'Gorman

The Seekers Expand 2014 UK Tour

by Paul Cashmere on October 7, 2013

in Live,News

The Seekers have added more dates to their 2014 UK tour adding dates for Glasgow, Manchester and London.

The heritage Australian band started their Australian tour in May this year but were side-lined when singer Judith Durham suffered a brain haemorrhage. Judith has made a complete recovery and the tour will resume in Australia in Perth in November and then head to the UK to start in Cardiff on April 28.

The Seekers had enormous success in the UK. Their first three singles in the UK were all number one hits. Their first single ‘I’ll Never Find Another You’ sold 1.7 million copies. The second song ‘A World Of Our Own’ sold 1.5 million copies. Then ‘The Carnival Is Over’ also topped the British chart.

All three songs were written by Tom Springfield, brother of Dusty.

“The Seekers – Judith Durham, Athol Guy, Keith Potger and Bruce Woodley – are greatly looking forward to taking their UK fans down memory lane with stories, memorabilia, messages of congratulations from music industry contemporaries, and video clips on the big screen,” the band said in a statement.

The Seekers 2014 UK Tour Dates

Monday 28 April Cardiff St Davids Hall
Thursday 1 May Nottingham Royal Centre
Sunday 4 May Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
Wednesday 7 May Brighton Centre
Saturday 10 May Gateshead The Sage
Tuesday 13 May Glasgow Royal Concert Hall ** EXTRA DATE **
Wednesday 14 May Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Sunday 18 May York Barbican ** EXTRA DATE **
Tuesday 20 May Belfast Waterfront Hall
Friday 23 May Bournemouth BIC
Monday 26th May Birmingham Symphony Hall
Thursday 29th May Manchester Bridgewater Hall ** EXTRA DATE **
Friday 30 May Manchester Bridgewater Hall
Monday 2 June London Royal Albert Hall
Tuesday 3 June London Royal Albert Hall ** EXTRA DATE **

Australian dates for The Seekers for Adrian Bohm Presents are:

November 2 and 3, Perth, Riverside Theatre
November 7, 8 and 28, Melbourne, Hamer Hall
November 11 and 12, Adelaide, AEC Theatre
November 15, Sydney, State Theatre
November 19, Wollongong, Entertainment Centre
November 23, Hobart, Derwent Entertainment Centre
November 25, Launceston, Princess Theatre
December 2, Toowoomba, Empire Theatre
December 4, Brisbane, Convention Centre

The Seekers talk to Noise11 about getting back on the road and the UK tour:

Watch The Seekers interview at Noise11

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