Bright Eyes announce short UK tour and ticket details

Conor Oberst's band play three UK dates in February

Bright Eyes have announced details of an intimate UK tour.

Conor Oberst‘s band, who release their seventh album ‘The People‚Äôs Key’ on February 14, will play three shows on British soil to coincide with the album’s release.

They will play the Glasgow Oran Mor on February 8, Nottingham‘s Rescue Rooms on the 9th and then London‘s Scala on the day of the new album’s release.

The band are also set to return to London to play the Royal Albert Hall on June 23.

Tickets for the newly-announced shows go on sale on Friday (January 14) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of Bright Eyes tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

Bright Eyes are in the new issue of NME, on UK newsstands from tomorrow (12) or available to order online.

The issue previews the 60 most exciting albums of 2011, also featuring The Strokes, Kasabian, Arctic Monkeys, Beady Eye, La Roux, Bombay Bicycle Club, Wild Beasts and 52 other acts, with in-the-studio reports and photos.