The hotly-tipped outfit hit the road around the release of 'What A Waster'...

Hotly tipped newcomers THE LIBERTINES are to play a UK tour next month, NME.COM can exclusively reveal.

The group, who release their Bernard Butler produced debut single ‘What A Waster’ on June 3, play: Bristol Louisiana (May 13)

Harlow The Square (15)

Bedford Esquires (16)

Northampton Soundhouse (17)

Southend Chinnery’s (18)

Southampton Joiners (20)

Birmingham Little Academy (21)

Nottingham Social (22)

Tickets are £5. To buy some, [url=]click here call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.

As previously announced, the band also play a free NME 5.0 show at London’s 93 Feet East. Go to www.nme.com/bringitonon Wednesday (May 1) to find out how to win a ticket.