Exclusive – The Rapture announce UK tour

The band gear up for second album jaunt

The Rapture have confirmed a UK tour for this autumn.

The New Yorkers, who are set to return with second album ‘Pieces Of The People We Love’ on September 4, will hit the road in October.

“We’re looking forward to playing live again,” frontman Luke Jenner told NME.COM. “We don’t stand on stage wanting to be worshipped. We want people to come party with us.”

The Rapture play:

Nottingham Rescue Rooms (October 8)

Brighton Concorde (9)

Norwich Waterfront (10)

Edinburgh Liquid (12)

Belfast University (13)

Sheffield Leadmill (14)

Manchester University MDH (15)

London KOKO (17)

Tickets go one sale on July 5, For availability go to NME.COM/Gigs.

Meanwhile the band release new single ‘Get My Self Into It’ on August 21.