Madness to start new tour at Lincoln Sincil Bank stadium

Music legends Madness are set to kick off their new tour at Sincil Bank Stadium in Lincoln in May.

The Grandslam Madness Tour, which runs from May to September 2015, will take in 19 shows at some of the greatest sporting venues around the country, including racecourses, cricket grounds, rugby and football stadiums.

The band will perform at the home of Lincoln City Football Club on Friday, May 29.

Lincoln City FC’s Commercial Manager Russell Moore said: “It’s a privilege that Madness have decided to kick off their Grandslam Madness Tour at Sincil Bank Stadium, Lincolnshire’s number one sporting venue.

“We are expecting a bumper turnout and anticipate that this event will put the historic city of Lincoln firmly on the map as a premier city for live entertainment.”

The band said: “Come see, come see! The world’s strongest band perform incredible feats live! Marvel as Madness lift an enormous set of polished pop songs high in the air, single handed! The UK’s biggest open air tour ever! Rolling into a town near you, soon.”

Tickets for Grandslam Madness will be on sale Friday, February 20. General admission will be £35, with family tickets, bundles and more also available.