Explosions In The Sky announce UK tour for 2012

The group will play five shows on these shores in January next year

Explosions In The Sky have announced a five-date UK tour for January 2012.

The Texan post-rockers released their sixth studio album ‘Take Care, Take Care, Take Care’ earlier this year and will be headlining the opening night of this month’s Green Man festival on August 19.

They will also play one more previously announced UK date this year on November 20 at O2 Academy Bristol.


The newly announced run of shows starts at Belfast Mandela Hall on January 22, before stopping at Glasgow, Leeds and Gateshead, finishing up at London‘s O2 Academy Brixton on January 27. The London show had previously been announced.

Explosions In The Sky play:

Bristol O2 Academy (November 20)
Belfast Mandela Hall (January 22)
Glasgow O2 Academy (23)
Leeds O2 Academy (24)
Gateshead The Sage (25)
London O2 Academy Brixton (27)

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