Albion heads to the seaside
The Libertines have announced details of a 2017 tour of UK seaside towns. Check out full dates and ticket details below.
While the band are currently working on the follow-up their acclaimed comeback album ‘Anthems For Doomed Youth‘ while looking for a ‘hotel’ to set up their own recording studio and HQ. Now, to follow a summer of festival dates, the band will hit the road for a run of shows in UK coastal towns for the ‘Tiddeley Om Pom Pom Tour’ – including a headline show at By The Sea festival in Margate.
“We’re looking for a home, one roof for the many splendoured trappings of Arcady, a factory, with a guest house, bar and studio,” Carl Barat of what 2017 has in store. “We do like to be beside the seaside and we hope to find that home on this tour… watch this space…”
The Libertines’ new ‘Tiddeley Om Pom Pom Tour’ dates are below. Tickets are on sale from 9am on Friday and will be available here.
22 – Blackpool Empress Ballroom
23 – Hull Arena
25 – Plymouth Pavilions
26 – Scarborough Spa
30 – Lowestoft Claremont Pier
1 – Margate By The Sea Festival (Margate Dreamland)
2- Brighton Brighton Centre
Back in February, Carl Barat gave NME an update on the progress of the band’s new album.
“We’ve still got fucking two decades’ of stuff, and we’ve still got a lot to write about,” Barat clarified. “There’s a lot of water yet to go under the bridge in many ways so yeah, there’s plenty to do.”
The Libertines’ remaining summer festival dates are below.
21-22 – Tramlines Festival, Sheffield
21-23 – Truck Festival, Cambridge
3 – Times Square, Newcastle