Mercury Prize-nominated band head out on the road this winter

Villagers have expanded the schedule for their UK tour, which is set to take place this winter.

The band, whose debut album ‘Becoming A Jackal’ is nominated for the Barclaycard Mercury Prize 2010, play dates across October, November and December.

Villagers play:

Brighton Ballroom (October 4)
London Scala (5)
Oxford 02 Academy (6)
Lancaster Library (8)
Sheffield The Plug (9)
Manchester Academy 3 (November 29)
Nottingham Rescue Rooms (30)
Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (December 1)
Exeter Phoenix (2)
Bristol Thekla (4)
Birmingham Institute (5)
Glasgow Oran Mor (6)
Norwich Waterfront (7)
Leeds Cockpit (9)
Gateshead The Sage (10)

To check the availability of Villagers tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.