Bloc Party, Kaiser Chiefs, Foals for MTV2 Gonzo tour

Plus Glasvegas, Automatic, Late Of The Pier set for jaunt

Bloc Party, Kaiser Chiefs, Foals and Glasvegas are among the bands set to play on the forthcoming MTV2 Gonzo tour, which is set to kick off next month.

The Automatic, Late Of The Pier, Mystery Jets and Friendly Fires will also play a date each on the tour, which consists of gigs in six UK cities.

Footage from the shows will be broadcast on MTV2 from November 17.

Tickets for the dates go on sale on Friday (September 12).

The MTV2 Gonzo tour 2008 dates are:

The Automatic and Iglu And Hartly – Liverpool Barfly (October 10)

Mystery Jets, Noah And The Whale – Birmingham Barfly (11)

Kaiser Chiefs and Late Of The Pier – London ULU (12)

Foals, Esser – York Fibbers (17)

Glasvegas, Friendly Fires – Aberdeen Moshulu (18)

Bloc Party, Magistrates – Glasgow Barfly (19)

To check the availability of MTV2 Gonzo tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.