Drenge announce UK tour dates

Band will play shows in June and July during festival season

Drenge have announced UK tour dates for June and July.

The sibling duo will hit the road for a series of live shows this summer, playing gigs in Hull, Oxford, Cardiff, Coventry, Derry, Cork and Galway. Scroll down for venue and date details as well as ticket links.

Speaking to NME at this year’s SXSW in Austin, Texas, Drenge said they are “tired of writing pop songs”, and are moving toward 12-minute epics instead.

Frontman Eoin Loveless revealed that he and brother Rory are writing “darker and more moody” songs while preparing to make the follow up to their 2013 debut album, saying they are “confident, nervous and excited” about the release.

Drenge will play:

Hull, Welly (June 3)
Oxford, O2 Academy2 Oxford (4)
Cardiff, Globe (5)
Coventry, Kasbah (7)
Derry, Nerve Centre (30)
Cork, Cyprus Avenue (July 2)
Galway, Roisin Dubh (3)

To check the availability of Drenge tickets and get all the latest listings, head to NME.COM/tickets.