Super Furry Animals get back on the road

It's their first UK and Irish jaunt for two years

Super Furry Animals have announced details of their first full UK and Irish tour in two years.

The band, who release new album ‘Hey Venus!’ next month, kick off the tour in Dublin on October 16, winding up in London with a date at the Roundhouse on November 2.

The dates are:

Dublin Vicar Street (October 16)

Belfast Mandela Hall (17)

Liverpool Carling Academy (19)

Nottingham Rock City (22)

Newcastle Carling Academy (23)

Southampton Guildhall (25)

Oxford Carling Academy (26)

Birmingham Carling Academy (28)

Bristol Carling Academy (29)

Leeds Town Hall (30)

Norwich UEA (31)

London Roundhouse (November 2)

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Wednesday (July 25).

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‘Hey Venus!’, the follow-up to 2005’s ‘Love Kraft’, is out on August 27. The album is preceded by a single, ‘Show Your Hand’, on August 13.