Pixies have announced that they will make their Irish return this summer with shows in Dublin, Galway and Belfast. The 80’s alt-rock pioneers released 4 classic albums before disbanding and have now released four albums since they reformed around a decade ago.

Their latest offering, 2022’s ‘Doggerel’ is perhaps the best of their second incarnation. Most recently, the band released a tribute to Leon Russell with a cover of his track ‘Crystal Closet Queen’.

Galway Summer Sessions, Galway Airport on August 27th

Custom House Square, Belfast on Wednesday 28th August 2024.

RDS Simmonscourt on August 29th.

Tickets on sale at 9am this Friday, November 24th via Ticketmaster. Tickets for ROI shows priced from €59.90 inclusive of booking fee.