The band's UK tour includes residencies in both cities...

Ocean Colour Scene will play five night residencies in both DUBLIN and GLASGOW as part of a comprehensive tour of the UK and IRELAND next year.

The band, who make their last UK live performance of the year at the opening party for the new Birmingham Academy venue on November 16, will tour between February and April next year. It is anticipated that the tour will coincide with the release of Ocean Colour Scene‘s new album, which is expected early next year.

The tour calls at: Stoke Trentham Gardens (February 26)

Bradford St George’s Hall (27)

Newcastle City Hall (28)

Nottingham Royal Centre (March 2)

Manchester Apollo (3)

Sheffield City Hall (4)

Cambridge Corn Exchange (6)

Reading Rivermead (7)

Hull City Hall (8)

London Brixton Academy (10)

Dublin Olympia (12-17)

Bristol Colston Hall (19)

Cardiff St David’s Hall (21)

Glasgow Barrowland (26-31)

Aberdeen Music Hall (April 2)

Dundee Caird Hall (4)

The last show at the Dublin Olympia will coincide with St Patrick’s Night (March 17). Tickets for the shows are priced £18.50 in the UK, IR 22.50-24.50, and are on sale now.