Pixies set to play Dublin in November


Three days after they released their first song in nine years – ‘Bagboy’the Pixies have announced the first leg of a forthcoming world tour, stopping off at Dublin’s Olympia on November 18 and November 19.

With the band’s frontman Frank Black stating the band will play “songs that we haven’t played in ages or never live before” the Muffs’ bassist Kim Shattuck has been confirmed as a replacement for the band’s founding member Kim Deal, who left the band last month.

With the first having sold out, tickets for November 19 show are available to purchase via Ticketmaster now.

Watch video for ‘Bagboy’ below.

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