The band hit the road to showcase new LP 'Cast Of Thousands'...

ELBOW have announced details of a UK tour.

The shows in September and October are their first string of dates since 2001, and follow their gig at the London Scala last week.

The tour calls at: Stoke Sugarmill (September 24)

Liverpool Academy (25)

Bristol University (27)

Cambridge Corn Exchange (28)

Brighton Corn Exchange (29)

Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (October 1)

Glasgow QMU (2)

Manchester Academy (3)

Newcastle University (5)

Sheffield University (6)

London Astoria (8)

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The band release new sinngle ‘Fallen Angel’ on August 4. It’s followed by their second album, ‘Cast Of Thousands’, on August 18.