Group will play Alexandra Palace on December 3

Vampire Weekend have added a second London date to their upcoming winter UK tour.

The group, who are already performing at Alexandra Palace on December 2, will now close the jaunt with an extra night at the venue on December 3.

Playing in support of their second album ‘Contra’, which was released earlier this year, the band begin the dates in Blackpool on November 25.

Vampire Weekend play:

Blackpool, Empress Ballroom (November 25)
Wolverhampton, Civic Hall (26)
Edinburgh, Corn Exchange (28)
O2 Academy Sheffield (29)
Brighton, Centre (December 1)
London, Alexandra Palace (2, 3)

Tickets for the second Alexandra Palace show go on sale this Friday (August 6) at 9am (BST). To check the availability of Vampire Weekend tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.