AC/DC announce UK stadium shows

AC/DC have announced two UK stadium shows as part of their 2009 world tour.

The rock legends will play London's Wembley Stadium on 26 June, before hitting Hampden Park in Glasgow on 30 June.

Dates have also been confirmed for Dublin and 12 other major European cities as part of the Black Ice world tour – which comes hot on the heels of their Grammy-nominated album of the same name.

AC/DC have also sold out shows at London's O2 Arena and are hotly rumoured to headline a major UK festival, either Reading and Leeds or Download.

Ticket details, prices and on-sale dates will be announced shortly. The European tour looks like this:

May 13   Leipzig, DE Zentralstadium
May 15  Munich, DE Olympic Stadium
May 17 Gelsenkirchen, DE Veltins Arena
May 19 Cologne, DE Stadion
May 22   Hockenheimring, DE Formula 1 Racing Track
May 24  Vienna, AU Ernst-Happel Stadium
June 12  Paris, FR Stadt de France
June 15  Oslo, NO Valle Hovin
June 17  Helsinki, FI Olympic Stadium
June 19 Copenhagen, DE Parken
June 21 Gothenburg, SW Ullevi Stadium
June 23 Amsterdam, NE Amsterdam Arena
June 26  London, UK Wembley Stadium
June 28 Dublin, IR  Punchestown Racetrack
June 30 Glasgow, UK Hampden Park