Band set to hit the live circuit again this summer

Eels have announced detais of a series of summer live dates in the UK and Ireland.

The band will play a trio of headline UK gigs in July plus slots at the Glastonbury, T In The Park and Oxegen festivals.

Eels will play the Brighton Dome on July 6, the O2 Academy Newcastle on July 11 and the O2 Academy Leeds on July 12.

Glastonbury takes place in Somerset on June 24-26. T In The Park takes place in Balado, Scotland on July 8-10 while Oxegen takes place over the same weekend in County Kildare, Ireland.

Eels released two albums last year: ‘End Times’ and ‘Tomorrow Morning’.

Tickets for the headline shows go on sale on Friday (March 18) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Eels tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.