Band to hit the road for 12 date jaunt next spring

Dry The River have announced plans for a UK and Ireland tour next spring.

The hotly tipped newcomers will play 12 dates on their own headline jaunt kicking off at Nottingham Bodega on April 17. The dates will take in a show at London’s Electric Ballroom on May 2 before wrapping up at Norwich Arts Centre on the 12.

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They will play:

Nottingham Bodega (April 17)
Cardiff Club Ifor Bach (18)
Manchester Academy (19)
Aberdeen Café Drummond (21)
Glasgow King Tuts (22)
Belfast Limelight (23)
Cork Cyprus Avenue (24)
Dublin Whelans (25)
Leeds Brudenell Social Club (27)
Newcastle Cluny (28)
Bristol Fleece (30)
London Electric Ballroom (May 2)
Norwich Arts Centre (12)

The band have also recently announced details of the release of their debut album – ‘Shallow Bed’ – which will come out through RCA Victor on March 5 2011. The single – ‘The Chambers & The Valves’ – will be released on February 27.

The 11-track album was produced by Peter Katis (The National/Interpol) at his Connecticut home-studio during the summer of 2011.