Including songs from his latest album, the set list will feature songs from his second and third solo album that will be performed for the first time in Japan. It will also include legendary anthems from The Verve, making it one of a kind, intertwining through Ashcroft's past, present, and future.

※Please note that the set list for the Japan tour is subject to change.

See set list

INTRODUCTION

NME Japan's second branded event features UK's rock legend and lead singer of The Verve, Richard Ashcroft. In support of his latest album (released May 20th) Ashcroft will have his solo Japan tour for the first time in 16 years.

VIDEO

BIOGRAPHY

Richard Ashcroft

Born in Wigan, 1971, Richard Ashcroft was the lead singer of the The Verve from their formation in 1990. While undergoing two reformations in 1997 and 2007, Ashcroft was an active member of the band until their split in 2009. The Verve has released 4 albums, "A Storm In Heaven" (1993), "A Northern Soul" (1995), "Urban Hymns" (1997), and "FORTH" (2008). Their third album, "Urban Hymns" included the hit single, "Bitter Sweet Symphony" which led the album to a great success, selling over 7 million copies worldwide.
Meanwhile, Ashcroft released his solo debut album "Alone With Everybody" in 2000. The album reached number 1 and received platinum status in the UK. He went on to release his second album, Human Conditions in 2002 which reached number 3 in the UK Album Chart. In 2006, he released his third album "Keys To The World" which reached number 2 and yet another platinum status in the UK.
In 2010, he formed the band RPA & The United Nations of Sound and relased the album "The United Nations Of Sound".

INFORMATION

OSAKA SHOW

ZEPP NAMBA 

10/4(Tue) Open / 18:00 Start / 19:00

BUY TICKET

TOKYO SHOW

ZEPP TOKYO 

10.6(Thu)Open / 18:00 Start / 19:00
10.7(Fri)Open 18:00 Start 19:00

BUY TICKET

TICKET

Ticket Price:
1F Standing Seat ¥8,500
2F Reserved Seat ¥9,500



ACCESS

OSAKA VENUE:ZEPP NAMBA

2-1-39, Shikitsuhigashi, Naniwa-ku Osaka-shi, Osaka, 556-0012, Japan

TOKYO VENUE : ZEPP TOKYO

1-3-11, Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-0064, Japan


企画:NME JAPAN
主催:NME JAPAN / キョードー東京 / テレビ朝日 / ぴあ
後援:スペースシャワーTV / InterFM897
協力:BIG NOTHING / ユニバーサル ミュージック / (オフィシャル・エアライン)ブリティッシュ・エアウェイズ