Band announce first gig run with new guitarist

Los Campesinos! have announced details of a new UK tour for October – their first gig run with their new guitarist.

The Cardiff twee-poppers are yet to announce who the replacement for department keyboard player Aleks Campesinos! will be – although it is confirmed that they will play on the newly-announced tour.

The band will be playing new songs destined for their next studio album on the jaunt.

Los Campesinos! will play:

Coventry Kasbah (October 21)
Southampton Joiners (22)
Exeter Phoenix (23)
Cardiff The Gate (24)
Manchester Deaf Institute (26)
Newcastle University (27)
London Garage (28)
Oxford O2 Academy 2 (29)
Leeds Cockpit (30)
Glasgow King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut (31)

To check the availability of Los Campesinos! tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

Meanwhile the band recently paid tribute to the late NME journalist Steven Wells at their official website,