TEARS For Fears have announced plans for their first UK and Ireland Tour since 2005 with 8 dates in 2018, including a London O2 Arena show Thursday 10th May and Brighton Centre, Brighton on Saturday 12th May.
Having sold 30 million albums worldwide, performed to countless sold out audiences, and won various awards, Tears For Fears – Roland Orzabal [vocals, guitar, keyboards] and Curt Smith [vocals, bass, keyboards] – are one of the most influential bands to have come out of the UK.
With a catalogue of classic albums namely the gold-certified debut The Hurting , quintuple-platinum BRIT Award-winning Songs from the Big Chair , and Seeds of Love  and a string of huge hits, including classics such as ‘Everybody Wants To Rule The World,’ ‘Shout,’ ‘Mad World,’ ‘Head Over Heels,’ ‘Woman In Chains,’ these shows are not to be missed!
Beyond their own output, Tears For Fears have influenced many artists today including being sampled by Kanye West, The Weeknd, David Guetta, Drake, and more, while also being covered by Lorde, Adam Lambert, Gary Jules, and Disturbed, to name a few. Meanwhile, classic songs figure prominently everywhere from The Wire and Donnie Darko to Straight Outta Compton and Mr. Robot.
Joining Tears For Fears on their UK & Ireland tour dates is Alison Moyet. In a 35-year recording career, three-times BRIT Award-winner and Grammy-nominee, Alison Moyet, has released 9 solo studio albums and a further 3 compilations. 2017 sees Alison continuing to make adventurous lyrical electronic pop music with her critically-acclaimed album Other, and embarking on her biggest world tour for thirty years.
Tickets are now on sale for the Rule The World Tour 2018: www.tearsforfears.com.