Fans' anger over price of Sheffield band Arctic Monkeys gig tickets

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Some Arctic Monkeys fans have vented their anger over the price of tickets for the Sheffield band's latest tour.

The band is heading out on a tour of the UK and Ireland in September, including two stops at the FlyDSA Arena in Sheffield, in support of their new album.

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Ticket prices for the Sheffield shows range from £43.45 to £76.45 and some fans have taken to Twitter to voice their concern that they are overpriced.

One fan said: "Apparently the quality of an Arctic Monkeys show has improved so much it’d cost twice that of the last tour. Daylight robbery."

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Another added: ""This isn't some glorious DIY indie rock homecoming, it's just a popular band making as much money as possible."

The band will release their sixth studio album, Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino, on May 11.

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They will play the FlyDSA Arena in Sheffield on September 18 and 19.

Tickets for the tour go on sale on Friday, April 13, at 9am.