Last updated: 11/01/2023 at 5:19 pm

Former Genesis lead singer Peter Gabriel brings his ‘i/o The Tour’ to the UK in 2023, marking his first live appearance on British soil in seven years. Here’s what you need to know about the dates, venues and how to get VIP tickets.

Former Genesis frontman turned solo sensation, Peter Gabriel is bringing his progressive rock sound back to the UK on another tour in 2023.

Since the music icon left Genesis in 1975, Peter Gabriel has gone on to have a wildly successful solo career, selling over 11 million records worldwide.

The singer and songwriter has released nine studio albums, with his most successful release ‘So’ (1986) reaching certified triple platinum.

The Cobham born rocker has recently announced that he will be embarking on his ‘i/o The Tour’, playing 24 dates across Europe in 2023, including some huge shows in the UK.

Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about Peter Gabriel's tour 2023, including the dates, venues and how to secure VIP tickets to his UK shows.

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Is Peter Gabriel releasing new music?

Peter Gabriel’s new tour in 2023 comes off the back of the ‘Solsbury Hill’ singer announcing that he will be releasing his 10th studio album ‘i/o’ in 2023, the performer's first new music since his 2011 album ‘New Blood’.

While the details of the album's tracklist and release date are still unconfirmed, Gabriel stated “It’s been a while, and I am now surrounded by a whole lot of new songs and am excited to be taking them out on the road for a spin” when announcing the new album and tour.

Tweet: Peter Gabriel talks about his new album and tour

Known as an artist that likes to take his time to perfect his music before releasing, fans will be ecstatic to finally have confirmation that the singer's new album is imminent.

When was Peter Gabriel's last tour?

Peter Gabriel's last tour was his ‘The Rock Paper Scissors North American Tour’ in 2016. The singer performed 21 dates across the continent alongside fellow music icon, Sting. The tour was a roaring success and received fantastic reviews from critics.  

Gabriel’s last visit to the UK on tour came in 2014, as part of his ‘Back To Front Tour’. The ‘Sledgehammer’ singer played seven dates across the UK, including shows at The O2 Arena, London, Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield and Resorts World Arena, Birmingham.

The ‘Back To Front Tour’ consisted of 67 dates across North America and Europe, and was a retrospective performance in homage to his multi-platinum 1986 album ‘So’.

The tour was recorded and made into a box set titled ‘Back To Front Encore Series’ and his performance at The O2 Arena, London was released as a live album titled ‘Back To Front: Live In London’.

Peter Gabriel tour 2023, where is he playing?

Peter Gabriel's tour in 2023, the ‘i/o The Tour’ is currently confirmed to consist of 24 dates across Europe, however, more dates could possibly be announced in the future.

The tour will begin in Poland on the 18th of May and will end in Dublin on the 22nd of June. The full list of dates for Peter Gabriel's tour 2023 are as follows:


  • TAURON Arena - 18th - Krakow, Poland
  • Verona Arena - 20th - Verona, Italy
  • Mediolanum Arena - 21st - Milan, Italy
  • AccorHotels Arena - 23rd - Paris, France
  • Stade Pierre-Mauroy - 24th - Lille, France
  • Waldbuehne - 26th - Berlin, Germany
  • Koenigsplatz - 28th - Munich, Germany
  • Royal Arena - 30th - Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Avicii Arena - 31st - Stockholm, Sweden


  • Koengen - 2nd - Bergen, Norway
  • Ziggo Dome - 5th - Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Sportpaleis - 6th - Antwerp, Belgium
  • Hallenstadion - 8th - Zurich, Switzerland
  • Lanxess Arena - 10th - Cologne, Germany
  • Barclays Arena - 12th - Hamburg, Germany
  • Festhalle - 13th - Frankfurt, Germany
  • Arkea Arena - 15th - Bordeaux, France
  • Utilita Arena - 17th - Birmingham, UK
  • The O2 Arena - 19th - London, UK
  • OVO Hydro - 22nd - Glasgow, UK
  • AO Arena - 23rd - Manchester, UK
  • 3Arena - 25th - Dublin, Ireland

How can I get VIP tickets for Peter Gabriel's tour 2023?

As the former frontman of one of the biggest progressive rock bands of all time and has not released an album in almost 12 years, fans will be desperate to get their hands on tickets to his shows.

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