Gigs include the band's biggest ever headline show

The Vaccines have announced two live shows for August, including their largest headline show to date.

The band, who are currently supporting Arctic Monkeys on their US tour, will play dates in London and Edinburgh before they play the NME/Radio 1 Stage at Reading and Leeds Festivals.

The Vaccines will headline London‘s HMV Forum on August 23 before heading up North to play Edinburgh HMV Picture House on August 24.

The London band are also confirmed to play a slew of UK festivals during the summer. These include Glastonbury, T In The Park and the Isle Of Wight Festival.

Tickets for the London date go on sale on Friday (May 27) at 10am (BST). Tickets for Edinburgh are on sale already. To check the availability of The Vaccines tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.