Double award winner Ben Howard comes to town

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Tickets have been selling fast for the visit to Blackpool of double Brit award winner Ben Howard.

The up and coming star, who made the breakthrough into the mainstream this year, has announced details of a string of European live dates for the summer, including his biggest shows in the UK to date.

He will headline the Empress Ballroom on June 11, followed by London Hammersmith Apollo on the 13. The shows come among a slew of UK and European Summer festivals, and two new German headline shows in Berlin and Cologne. He is also headlining this year’s Green Man and Boardmasters Festivals.

In other words this is a lad going places and his show at the Empress will be a chance to see an artist who, it seems, will inevitably be huge in the coming years.

Tickets for his Blackpool gig went on sale on Wednesday at priced £22.50. You can also get your hands on them from or the Winter Gardens box office on 0844 856 1111.