As you all know, The Cranberries are to announce something big today.
Indeed, Noel Hogan posted on his Twitter account on February 4th that they would share some news this Monday. The official website was also updated in January with a “news coming soon” message as previously mentioned on our website.
Although no official statement has been made yet, we can nonetheless expect the band to tour Europe this summer as Swiss festival Festi’Neuch just announced its line up this morning, featuring The Cranberries who are to play there on Thursday June 9th.
More news coming up during the day, keep checking our website!
UPDATE at 11:30AM (GMT)
Festi’Neuch festival is mentioning a new album this year on this page:
Ils reviennent au centre de l’actualité avec un nouvel album prévu pour cette année et cela ne peut que réserver de bonnes surprises!
Translation : They’re back in the spotlight with a new album to be released this year, good news in store!
UPDATE at 12:34PM (GMT)
Festi’Neuch date confirmed by Noel Hogan on Twitter, no word on the new album from him yet!
UPDATE at 12:50PM (GMT)
Still on Twitter Noel Hogan confirmed the European tour stating that Festi’Neuch will be part of “a few shows planned for this summer“.
UPDATE at 2:50PM (GMT)
Tickets for the festival are on sale here directly on Festi’Neuch website. You can purchase one-day-ticket for CHF64 or 4-day-pass for CHF189
(Today CHF64 = US$64 = €58 and CHF189 = US$189 = €171)
UPDATE at 3:20PM (GMT)
Now confirmed on the official Facebook of The Cranberries, still nothing on the official website still displaying “News coming soon”
UPDATE at 5:00PM (GMT)
The Limerick Leader published a great article that sums things up pretty well, reminding readers of the new publishing partnership with Warner/Chappell Music UK that Noel & Dolores signed in April 2015, and quoting the interview the band gave to “Coffee with a sign painter” last July.