Goo Goo Dolls – UK Headline Tour June 2023






Goo Goo Dolls have recently launched a new remix of “Save Me From Myself” by NYC producer and remixer Alex Aldi (Troye Sivan, Gryffin, Passion Pit, OAR, Magic Man, St. Paul and the Broken Bones, Grey Daze). It’s an inspirational anthem, featuring guest vocals from Genevieve Schatz that finds the band at their most reflective with front man John Rzeznik’s knack for sardonic, thoughtful, lyrical phrases holding a mirror up to our shared experiences. 

The track is taken from ‘Chaos In Bloom’, the first album of their career to be produced by Rzeznik which shows a band continuing to evolve. Consisting of 10 tracks including the singles Yeah, I Like You” and “You Are The Answer”, ‘Chaos In Bloom’ is an album of biting sarcasm, stadium-ready choruses and the kind of spear-sharp song writing that’s led them to becoming one of the most influential alternative rock groups.        



The band recently announced a UK tour which will see them playing songs from Chaos in Bloom alongside other songs from their vast back catalogue including the indelible hit “Iris,” which eclipsed 1 billion streams on Spotify last year. On this, their first visit to the UK since February 2020, the tour kicks off in Dublin on June 13th 2023 and includes a show at London’s Eventim Apollo on 25th June. The band have also confirmed Those Damn Crows as support on the tour.

Tour: 2023

Tues-Jun-13     Dublin, Vicar StThur-Jun-15     Birmingham, O2 InstituteFri-Jun-16         Bristol, O2 AcademySat-Jun-17        Bournemouth O2 AcademyMon-Jun-19     Nottingham, Rock CityTues-Jun-20     Glasgow, O2 AcademyThu-Jun-22       Sheffield, O2 AcademyFri-Jun-23         Manchester, Academy Sun-Jun-25        London, Eventim Apollo

Goo Goo Dolls recently finished a mammoth 70 date tour of the U.S and have just announced another outing for later this year.


Formed in Buffalo, NY in 1986 by John Rzeznik and Robby TakacGoo Goo Dolls quietly broke records, contributed a string of staples to the American songbook, connected to millions of fans, and indelibly impacted popular music for three-plus decades. In addition to selling over 12 million records worldwide, the group garnered four GRAMMY® Award nominations and seized a page in the history books by achieving 14 number one and Top 10 hits at Hot AC in the USA. As a result, they hold the all-time radio record for “Most Top 10 Singles. Their song “Iris” was #1 on the Hot 100 for 18 straight weeks and was named “#1 Top 40 Song of the Last 20 Years.” This year it surpassed 1 billion streams on Spotify.  A Boy Named Goo (1995) went double-platinum, Dizzy Up The Girl went quadruple-platinum. Gutterflower (2002) and Let Love In (2006) both went gold with Something for the Rest of Us (2010) and Magnetic (2013) both reaching the Top 10 of the Billboard Top 200. Goo Goo Dolls’ music has been covered by everyone from Taylor Swift to Phoebe Bridgers. Among many accolades, John received the prestigious “Hal David Starlight Award” in 2008. Following their 2018 sold-out twentieth anniversary tour in celebration of Dizzy Up The Girl,   the band wrote and recorded their twelfth full-length album, Miracle Pill,  This was followed by their thirteenth studio album ‘Chaos In Bloom’ which saw the band returning to their roots using an analogue-to-tape recording process as well as vintage amps & pedals.