The Killers frontman Brandon Flowers will kick off his solo European tour in Dublin's Olympia Theatre on May 19.

On the back of the release of his second solo album, The Desired Effect, Flowers has announced a 13-date European tour, which will begin in Dublin.

Tickets go on sale on Friday, March 27 at 9:00am on Ticketmaster. A fanclub presale will open on Wednesday, March 25.