Pet Shop Boys’ Greatest Hits tour is coming to venues across the UK and Europe this May.
After a long awaited return to the stage, and cancellations for the original 2020 dates due to the coronavirus pandemic, fans will be excited to finally see the band live.
The shows were originally set for May 2020 but were postponed until April 2021. Due to pandemic concerns they were forced to reschedule once more. However, the wait is finally over and the band is hitting the road again.
So when are the Pet Shop Boys playing Newcastle?
Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming show in Newcastle - including where to get tickets.
When are the Pet Shop Boys coming to Newcastle?
Pet Shop Boys are scheduled to play the Utilita Arena in Newcastle on 27 May 2022. The doors are scheduled to open at 6pm.
Can I still get tickets?
Tickets for the show are still available on Ticketmaster. However, the availability is low.
Ticket prices currently start at £46.30 and go up to £256.48. These prices do not include the booking fees.
What is the setlist?
The tour has yet to kick off, so there is no confirmed setlist.
However, setlistfm.com has posted a setlist from their previous show at Hyde Park, London in 2019.
The setlist was the following:
- Se a vida e
- West End Girls
- It’s a Sin
- Left to My Own Devices
- Go West
Encores included Domino Dancing, What Have I Done to Deserve This?, You Were Always on My Mind, and The Pop Kids.
Where else in the UK are the Pet Shop Boys playing?
The band will be taking their Greatest Hits tour throughout the UK and Europe. Here are the dates and venues the band are playing throughout May:
- 20 – Manchester, AO Arena
- 22 – London, The O2
- 24 – Cardiff, Motorpoint Arena
- 25 – Bournemouth, BIC
- 27 – Newcastle, Utilita Arena
- 28 – Birmingham, Resorts World Arena
- 29 – Glasgow, SSE Hydro
- 31 – Hull Bonus Arena
Who are the Pet Shop Boys?
Pet Shop Boys are an English synth-pop duo that formed in 1981 in London. The band consists of vocalist Neil Tennant and Keyboardist Christ Lowe.
The band was listed as one of the most successful duos in music history according to the 1999 edition of The Guinness Book of Records. They have sold more than 100 million records worldwide.
Throughout their career the band have released 14 studio albums, five live albums, seven compilation albums, three extended plays, five soundtrack albums and many more. Their catalogue has spawned over 70 singles.
The band shows no signs of slowing down, most recently releasing their album Hotspot in 2020 which was met with critical acclaim from fans and reviews alike.