TICKETS for a second intimate acoustic gig with Richard Hawley at the Met have now sold out.

The prodigious guitarist and Sheffield songwriter is returning to the venue at 8pm on Sunday February 4 as part of the Independent Venue Week 2018.

The fifth annual event will run from January 29 to February 4, and celebrates some of the UK's best independent venues and the people who run them.

Twice nominated for the coveted Mercury Music award Richard Hawley found fame with his outfit the Longpigs before playing with music royalty including Pulp, Hank Marvin and Robbie Williams.

He has also collaborated with numerous artists including the Arctic Monkeys, Paul Weller and The Manic Street Preachers.

An extremely limited number of tickets went on sale on January 18 and sold out within an hour.