- 06 Jun 23
The Leopardstown event will kick off on June 8th, with this year's Eurovision bid, Wild Youth set to perform.
The legendary 80's pop group formed in their school years, when Phil Oakey met Joanne Catherall and Susan Anne Sulley in a Sheffield nightclub. During the course of their lengthy career, they have released nine studio albums, a remix album, a live album, numerous singles, and nominations for both a Grammy and a Brit Award.
The biggest selling single of 1981, ‘Don’t You Want Me’- was a duet between Oakley and Sulley, examining a love affair from both perspectives. The outfit have proven themselves to be seasoned pop hit-makers with releases like ‘Mirror Man’ and ‘Human’ in their catalogue too.
Being no strangers to touring, the band having been doing so since their inception, and only recently played support for Lionel Richie in Dublin's St Anne's Park on Sunday, June 4th. In 2021, The Human League celebrated the 40th anniversary of their triple platinum album Dare with an extensive UK and European tour.
The band have also commanded the stage alongside the likes of Iggy Pop, Siouxsie and the Banshees, and Culture Club, appearing at independent concerts and festivals worldwide, even performing on Top of the Pops and Jimmy Kimmel Live!.
Advance tickets will be available from €30, not including booking fees.
Tickets will be available from 10am, this Thursday, June 8th.