Beirut announce two UK dates for September – ticket details

New Mexico folk band will play London and Manchester this autumn

Beirut have announced two UK gigs for September.

The New Mexico folk band, who also headline the End Of The Road Festival over the weekend of September 2-4, will play Manchester Academy on September 6 and London’s O2 Academy Brixton on September 16.

Beirut are currently recording their third album, which is the follow up to 2007’s ‘The Flying Club Cup’. It is due out later this year.

They are also confirmed to support Arcade Fire at their outdoor show at London‘s Hyde Park on June 30.

Tickets go on sale on Friday (April 8) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Beirut tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.