Pet Store Boys to headline Hogmanay New Yr present in Edinburgh

Pet Store Boys have been introduced because the headliners of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Live performance In The Gardens on New Yr’s Eve (December 31).

The pop duo – comprising Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe – will welcome in 2023 on the particular occasion within the Scottish capital, the place they’ll carry out their ‘Dreamworld’ biggest hits set.

Edinburgh’s NYE Hogmanay competition is returning this 12 months following the cancellation of each its 2020 and 2021 editions because of the COVID pandemic.

Pet Store Boys, who performed the New Yr’s Eve live performance in 2013, stated in a press release: “2022 has been an unbelievable 12 months, when we now have liked with the ability to carry out once more after the restrictions arising from the pandemic.

“We are able to’t consider a greater method to spherical off this 12 months than by celebrating the beginning of 2023 in Edinburgh.”

The New Yr celebrations may even embrace fireworks at midnight in opposition to the backdrop of Edinburgh Citadel in addition to some “particular visitor DJs” General, there’s three days of free and ticketed occasions scheduled from Friday, December 30 to Sunday, January 1.

Penny Dougherty and William Burdett-Coutts, from occasion producers Distinctive Meeting, commented: “As we rejoice the return of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, we’re delighted to welcome again one of many biggest pop duos of all time and one of many competition’s most profitable headliners – Pet Store Boys.”

Tickets for Pet Store Boys’ Hogmanay present go on normal sale at 10am BST this Friday (October 28) – you’ll be capable of buy yours right here. Followers can entry a pre-sale on the similar time on Thursday (October 27) by subscribing to the Hogmanay publication right here.

Pet Store Boys lately wrapped up their joint North American ‘Unity Tour’ with New Order. Again in June, Tennant and Lowe performed a headline set on the Different Stage at Glastonbury 2022.

The pair are set embark on a run of UK ‘Dreamworld’ concert events subsequent summer seasondiscover any remaining tickets right here.