The band line up dates for early next year

Nine Black Alps have announced a UK tour for early 2006.

The Manchester four-piece, currently working on new material, already have two sold-out gigs coming up before the end of 2005. They play Manchester Ritz on December 13 and the next night at London Astoria.

Now the band have confirmed more dates round the UK in February.

They play:

Newcastle Carling Academy (February 15)

Glasgow ABC (16)

Liverpool Carling Academy (17)

Portsmouth Pyramids Centre (19)

Nottingham Rock City (20)

Cambridge Junction (21)

Manchester Academy (25)

For ticket availability, go to NME Tickets or call them on 0870 1 663 663.