They'll play a series of dates in spectacular woodland locations as part of Forestry Commission Live Music.
Formed in the mid-eighties, the award-winning duo of Vince Clarke and Andy Bell unleashed on the nation a succession of crafted pop anthems. Songs like ‘A Little Respect’, ‘Sometimes’, ‘Victim Of Love’, ‘Ship Of Fools’, ‘Blue Savannah’, ‘Star’, ‘Chains Of Love’, ‘The Circus’, ‘Who Needs Love (Like That)’, ‘Love To Hate You’ and ‘Drama!’ ensured a formidable presence on the singles charts complemented by five No 1 albums including ‘The Innocents’, ‘Wild!’ and ‘Chorus’.
Special guest support for all dates is still to be announced.
Erasure, plus guests, will be performing:
Fri 10 June Thetford Forest, Nr Brandon, Suffolk.
Sat 11 June Bedgebury Pinetum & Forest, Nr Goudhurst, Kent.
Fri 17 June Sherwood Pines Forest Park, Nr Edwinstowe, Notts.
Sat 18 June Westonbirt Arboretum, Nr Tetbury, Gloucestershire.
Fri 24 June Cannock Chase Forest, Nr Rugeley, Staffordshire.
Sat 25 June Dalby Forest, Nr Pickering, North Yorks.
Fri 1 July Delamere Forest, Delamere, Cheshire.
Tickets cost £34.50 (subject to booking fee)
Forestry Commission box office telephone 03000 680400
Buy online at http://www.forestry.gov.uk/music