Jaunt includes prestigous London date

Modest Mouse have announced they are to play a full UK tour in May, including a prestigous date at London‘s Royal Albert Hall.

The jaunt kicks off in Somerset at the All Tomorrow’s Parties festival and ends up in new bandmember Johnny Marr’s hometown of Manchester.

The dates will coincide with the release of new single ‘Dashboard’ on May 28, taken from their fifth album and US chart-topper ‘We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank’.

The UK dates are as follows:

Somerset ATP Vs The Fans (May 20)

London Royal Albert Hall (23)

Glasgow ABC (26)

Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (27)

Nottingham Rock City (28)

Manchester Ritz Ballroom (29)

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now.

The band will go on from the UK to play the Primavera Sound festival in Barcelona on June 1.