Atlanta band set for May jaunt

Deerhunter have announced details of a rescheduled UK and Irish tour following the cancellation of several live dates earlier in 2009.

The Atlanta band will now head out on a jaunt following their appearance at the All Tomorrow’s Parties festival in Minehead on May 16.

In a statement the band said they would add further dates to the tour and hope to announce details of a new release soon.

Deerhunter now play:

London Scala (May 18)

Manchester Deaf Institute (19)

Glasgow Stereo (20)

Belfast Black Box (21)

Dublin Whelans (22)

Leeds Brudenell Social Club (24)

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