Band set for eight shows in March

Mumford and Sons have announced details of an eight-date tour of Scotland next month.

The band will start the tour at Tobermory’s Aros Hall, which is on the Isle Of Mull, on March 2.

They finish up at Kirkwall’s St Magnus Cathedral nine days later. The tour takes in four shows on Scotland’s mainland and four on the country’s islands.

Before that, Mumford and Sons play a sold-out Shockwaves NME Awards Show on February 22 at London’s Dingwalls along with Anna Calvi, as part of the Communion Collective.

Mumford and Sons will play:

Tobermory Aros Hall (March 2)
Fort William BA Club (3)
Forres The Loft (4)
Ullapool Village Hall (5)
Stornoway An Lanntair (6)
Inverness Ironworks (8)
Lerwick Weisdale Hall (9)
Kirkwall St Magnus Cathedral (11)

Tickets go on sale on Saturday (February 19) at 10am (GMT). To check the availability of Mumford And Sons tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

Mumford And Sons picked up a Brit Award last night (February 15) in the Album Of The Year category.