Radar stars also sign to Wichita

SXSW success story The Dodos are set to tour the UK this summer.

The San Francisco two-piece, who caused a stir at the Austin new music festival last month, have also signed to record label Wichita.

Their debut single, ‘Red and Purple’, will hit shelves this June, while the band’s album, ‘Visiter’, will follow in July.

The Dodos play the following dates:

Bristol Louisiana (May 29)

Nottingham Red Room (30)

Birmingham Bar Academy (June 1)

London Hoxton Bar And Kitchen (2)

London Amersham Arms (3)

Manchester Night And Day (11)

Glasgow Beat Club (12)

Dublin Crawdaddy (13)

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