THE PROFESSIONALS announce 18 date UK tour October / November 2023
& double coloured vinyl album re-issue containing brand new material
The Professionals are delighted to announce the Back and Better Tour 2023, their first UK shows this year.
The 18 date tour starts in Liverpool at EBGB’s on 26th October and concludes at Islington Academy on 18th November. Six of the shows see The Professionals play with The Rezillos and support is to be confirmed for the remaining headline shows.
“From penthouse to pavement
After the high flying Gen Sex tour, it’s back down to earth with the Professionals playing all the deep down and dirty gigs around the UK and I wouldn’t want it any other way. really looking forward to the tour.
All the usual madness guaranteed.
See you there folks ” – Paul Cook
To celebrate the tour The Professionals release a new gatefold sleeve double vinyl pressing of their albums ’What in the World’ on red vinyl and SNAFU on white vinyl. The double vinyl album comes with a free CD featuring a brand new track and a surprise cover.
The tour sees a new Professionals line up; joining Paul Cook and Tom Spencer are Dean Croney on guitar and Marc Hayward on bass.
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