A statement claims "the band feel they have somewhat overextended themselves"...

GARBAGE have pulled their October UK tour.

The dates, as well as shows in other European countries will now not take place, according to a statement on the band’s official website.

The statement reads: “It is with great regret that Garbage have decided to cancel their visit to France, Belgium and the UK in October.

”Having been constantly on the road since the beginning of March the band feel they have somewhat overextended themselves and have mutually decided to conclude their tour at the end of September in Australia.

“The band wish to extend their apologies to all Garbage fans in the territories involved and thank them profusely for their support. All tickets will of course be refunded.”

The tour visits:Manchester Apollo (October 12)

Cardiff Arena (14)

Portsmouth Guildhall (16)

London Hammersmith Apollo (17)

Birmingham NIA (20)

Glasgow Academy (22)

Edinburgh Usher Hall (23)