The Leicester lads' latest outing is a confused, tentative and occasionally brilliant bout of boundary-pushing
The only certainty in this? It's awesome.
The O2, London, December 31st
They claim it will "change people's lives"
Tom and Serge take their grand experiment to the masses. Echo Arena, Liverpool, Monday, November 16
Psychedelia and acid trips mark a multi-coloured yet unexpectedly risky return
Don't let the hippy hair fool you: this time round their sonic ambition matches their big mouths. Royal Albert Hall, London. Friday March 27
A low-key warm-up show, except that Tom and Serge don't do
The Leicester war machine lays siege to London’s royal venue for the Teenage Cancer Trust
Another single from the continent-levelling album
Leicester blows its own trumpet as the new empire lands in the new home of lad-rock
Dame Kelly Holmes is in hiding
Everybody knows Kasabian can talk the talk. So it’s just as well their second album is as good as they say it is
Big mouths, bigger tunes