The winter tour comes in support of his second album proper...

BADLY DRAWN BOY has announced details of a winter UK tour.

The songwriter, fresh from an appearance at V2002, will play the dates in support of his second album proper, which is due in the autumn.

The shows are at: Northumbria University (November 24)

Leeds University (25)

Sheffield Octagon (27)

Birmingham Academy (28)

Manchester Apollo (29)

Cardiff University (December 2)

Bristol Academy (3)

Nottingham Rock City (4)

Norwich UEA (6)

Cambridge Corn Exchange (7)

Portsmouth Guildhall (9)

London Brixton Academy (10)

Tickets for the tour are on sale now. To buy, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.