US rock band The Killers have confirmed a gig at Manchester's Emirates Old Trafford on Saturday, May 30, 2020.

The Mr Brightside hitmakers, who formed in Las Vegas in 2001, are embarking on a UK and Ireland tour with special guests, Stockport band Blossoms.

The Killers, whose most recent UK sojourn was their spectacular Glastonbury 2019 headline set, will embark on their biggest ever tour next summer with their show at Emirates Old Trafford coming after the success of Liam Gallagher concert's in 2018, when the venue played host to the Mancunian legend and ex-Oasis frontman.

Since the release of their 2004 debut, Hot Fuss, which featured breakthrough singles Mr Brightside and Somebody Told Me, The Killers have gone on to sell 25 million albums, win countless Grammy, Brit, Q, NME nominations and awards and headline stadia and festivals around the world.

Daniel Gidney, chief executive at Lancashire Cricket, said: “We’re delighted to be hosting one of the world’s most renowned rock bands, for what is sure to be a fantastic night of live entertainment at Emirates Old Trafford next summer.

"It firmly underlines our reputation as a world class, multipurpose sporting and entertainment venue, particularly following the successes of concerts here over the last few years.

“We’re looking forward to welcoming back both cricket and music fans alike and showcasing our incredible venue.”

There are also a number of premium hospitality packages available, with the Bronze package starting from £199 per person, offering fans the chance to enjoy the night from the comfort of one of the Club’s suites. To find out more about the different packages on offer, visit the website here.

In addition, the award-winning Concert View packages will be returning, providing fans with a unique viewpoint in which to watch the concert, from the luxury of their own stage facing balcony, as well as an overnight stay in the Hilton Garden Inn Emirates Old Trafford. The packages will be available at £599 per room for two guests.

Tickets go on general sale at 9am on Friday, November 22 from and

Accessible tickets will be available from