Deftones announce August London show – ticket details

Band to warm up for at Reading And Leeds Festivals in UK capital

Deftones have announced a one-off London show for August, which will act as a warm-up for their appearances at Reading And Leeds Festivals.

The Sacremento metal band, who play the main stage at Reading on August 26 and the following day (27) at Leeds, will headline London‘s O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on August 24.

Deftones are booked to play a series of European festivals throughout the summer but at present the London show and Reading And Leeds Festivals are their only scheduled appearances in the UK this year.

The band recently released a compilation album of covers for Record Store Day. Simply titled ‘Covers’, it featured their reworkings of tracks from Sade, The Cure and The Cars.

Tickets for the London show go on sale on Wednesday (May 18) at 9am (BST). To check the availability of Deftones tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.