Soundgarden make a date at the O2

GRAMMY award winning rock group Soundgarden have just announced details of their highly anticipated return to Ireland with a date at The O2, Dublin on September 16.

One of the forefathers of the legendary Seattle alternative rock scene in the 90s, Soundgarden released ‘King Animal’, their sixth studio album and their first in 15 years, to widespread critical acclaim in November 2012.

The September shows follow the band’s high profile return to European stages last summer including their much-lauded performances at Download Festival and Hard Rock Calling in the UK.

With over 21 million records sold worldwide and two Grammy awards to their name, Soundgarden along with their contemporaries, forged a new musical movement which became a global phenomenon.

The September tour is set to be one of the most highly anticipated live events of the Autumn

Tickets priced 54.50 Euro inclusive of booking fee go on-sale this Friday at 9am.