Wet Wet Wet The Big Picture Tour | Metro Radio Arena

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Wet Wet Wet with special guest Markus Feehily

EVENT INFORMATION

  • Date: Friday 11th March 2016
  • Doors Open: 7.30pm
  • Pricing: £42.50 & £48.00

Markus Feehily has been confirmed as the special guest for the upcoming Wet Wet Wet Big Picture Tour, which arrives in Newcastle at the Metro Radio Arena on Friday 11th March 2016.

Markus rose to fame as one fifth of Westlife, with the band’s 14 year career seeing them sell over 50 million records worldwide, achieve 14 No.1 singles in the UK and 26 Top 10s.

Markus, who launched his solo career earlier this year and saw his debut album Fire chart at No.2 in the charts, said: "I remember listening to Marti Pellow’s voice and being really inspired. It’s a pleasure to go on tour with Wet Wet Wet and I can't wait to sing in the arenas again".

Wet Wet Wet front man Marti Pellow added: "Markus has a great voice and as he’ll be performing a selection of Westlife and    solo material, we’re in for a real treat. Anybody coming along to the shows is bound to have a great time".

The 17-date tour reaches as far south as Plymouth and as far north as Inverness whilst covering all of England, Ireland, Wales and Scotland, giving fans all over the country the chance to see Wet Wet Wet play live. The tour coincides with the 20th anniversary of their huge No. 1 album Picture This which included the hits Julia Says, Don’t Want to Forgive Me Now, Somewhere Somehow, She’s All On My Mind, Morning and of course Love is all Around.

Two special formats of the album have recently been released to mark the anniversary: ‘The Big Picture Super Deluxe 3CD + 1 DVD’ and ‘Deluxe 2CD edition’ 

Wet Wet Wet have sold over 15 million records whilst notching up over thirty UK chart hits including three No.1’s. Alongside this incredible success, performing amazing live shows has always been at the heart of what Wet Wet Wet do. Since coming to prominence in 1987 they have played to over 5 million people across the globe. 

Tickets costing £42.50 & £48.00 are available online, from the booking hotline number 0844 493 6666 or in person from the Metro Radio Arena Box Office. 

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  • EVENT INFORMATION
  • Date: Friday 11th March 2016
  • Doors Open: 7.30pm
  • £42.50 & £48.00
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  • EXTRA SHOW INFO
  • Doors Open: 6.00pm

    Ben McKelvey: 7.15pm - 7.45pm

    Markus Freehily: 7.55pm - 8.30pm

    Interval: 25 Minutes

    Wet Wet Wet: 8.55pm - 10.55pm

    Show End: 10.55pm

  • Central Station will be closed from 8.00pm on Thursday 10th March until the start of service on Monday 14th March, to allow for modernisation work. This is in addition to the closure each evening at 8.00pm, Sunday - Thursday until later this year. During the closures, Metro trains will run through the station without stopping. Mainline rail services are not affected. Customers who would normally use Central Station are advised to use Monument during the closure. Any customers unable to get from Monument to Central Station or from Central Station to Monument are advised to speak to a member of staff at the station.