Kasabian homecoming concert

Leicester rock band, Kasabian, have announced a homecoming concert next summer in Victoria Park.

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Leicester 'incredibly proud' of Kasabian

Leicester City Mayor Sir Peter Soulsby has welcomed today's announcement confirming Kasabian's homecoming gig at the city's Victoria Park in June 2014.

"Leicester is incredibly proud of Kasabian and we are delighted to host this homecoming concert to celebrate these local heroes. There can be no doubt that this will be one of the musical highlights anywhere in the country next summer."

– Sir Peter Soulsby, Leicester City Mayor

Kasabian announce homecoming concert

Leicester rock band, Kasabian, have announced a homecoming concert taking place next summer in Victoria Park.

Serge Pizzorno (left) and Tom Meighan performing Credit: Yui Mok/Press Association Images

It is expected to be their biggest headline show ever, and the band say they are proud to be back on home soil.

The concert will take place on Saturday June 21, and guitarist and song-writer, Serge Pizzorno, said:

"We are hugely honoured to be playing in our home town at such an incredible setting right in the heart of the city."

"It is a happening we have been planning for years. Summer solstice is coming; set the controls for the heart of the sun."