The Who are back live with Sheffield Arena date - full UK tour details here

The Who to Play Sheffield Arena on September 3
The Who to Play Sheffield Arena on September 3

Rock legends The Who are back with five live UK dates - including Sheffield Arena on Saturday, September 3.

My Generation, Who Are You, Pinball Wizard, I Can’t Explain, Won’t Get Fooled Again, Baba O’Riley, Behind Blue Eyes and many more, expect all the hits.

One of rock’s most iconic and defining bands, they will perform in Glasgow, Manchester, Sheffield, Birmingham and Liverpool later this Summer, as part of Back To The Who Tour 2016.

Tickets for go on general sale at 9am on Friday, May 6. Full details below.

For Sheffield, tickets are £66 to £77, limited to six per person. Buy in person at the Arena Box Office, call 0114 256 5656 or visit

The band, which along with the Beatles and the Rolling Stones completes the holy trinity of British rock, are returning to the UK as part of their huge The Who Hits 50 world tour.

Back to the Who UK tour will be The Who’s first series of shows in the UK, since their sold out show at Barclaycard Presents British Summer Time Hyde Park and headlining Glastonbury Festival in 2015.

The band are promising to take take fans on an amazing journey through their entire career from the days of The High Numbers to classic albums such as Who’s Next, Tommy, My Generation and Live at Leeds, up to the present day.


Monday, August 29, The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Wednesday, August 31, Manchester Arena

Saturday, September 3, Sheffield Arena.

Monday, September 5, Genting Arena, Birmingham

Wednesday, September 7, Echo Arena, Liverpool

Fans can get early access to tickets now via Amazon Tickets at

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* Sheffield Arena, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary year, is the region’s largest indoor premier entertainment venue with a multi-purpose auditorium accommodating audiences from 3,000 to over 13,600.

Since 1991, the venue has hosted more than 3,000 local, regional, national and international events, from major concerts to comedy, sport to theatre, family shows to exhibitions and conferences.

The Arena was officially opened on May 30, 1991 by Her Majesty The Queen and, over the last 25 years, has welcomed 16 million people through its doors, bringing more than £500 million to the Sheffield economy.

The Arena is operated by SIV which is part of the not-for-profit Sheffield City Trust (SCT) whose primary objective is to improve the health and wellbeing of Sheffield people by providing facilities for entertainment, sport and leisure.