The Kooks add extra UK tour dates

The band announce five extra shows

The Kooks have added five extra dates to their sold-out UK tour.

The band, who release their debut album ‘Inside In/Inside Out’ on January 23, hit the road the following day with their gig at Southampton Joiners.

The extra shows will take place in March in Portsmouth, Birmingham, London, Manchester and Glasgow.

The Kooks’ tour will now run:

Southampton Joiners (January 24)

Birmingham Bar Academy (25)

Cambridge APU (26)

Bristol Louisiana (27)

Tunbridge Wells Forum (28)

Leeds Cockpit (30)

Nottingham Social (31)

Manchester Academy 3 (February 1)

Sheffield Fuzz Club (2)

Newcastle Academy (3)

Edinburgh Venue (5)

Glasgow King Tuts (6)

Hull Adelphi (7)

Liverpool Evol @ Korova (8)

Oxford Zodiac (10)

London Koko (supporting Dead 60s) (11)

Brighton Concorde 2 (13)

London ULU (14)

Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (March 20)

Birmingham Academy 2 (21)

London Mean Fiddler (23)

Manchester Academy 2 (24)

Glasgow Arches (25)

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