Fleet Foxes announce UK gigs and Green Man headline slot

Band returning with new album in May

Fleet Foxes have announced details of new headline shows for 2011 and a Green Man Festival headline slot.

They now have eight headline gigs on their schedule for this year so far as well as the festival slot, including three nights at the London HMV Hammersmith Apollo.

Green Man takes place on August 19-21 in the Brecon Beacons. Villagers, Bellowhead and The Burns Unit are also on the bill – see Greenman.net for details.

Fleet Foxes’ new album, ‘Helplessness Blues’, is out on May 2.

Fleet Foxes will play:

London HMV Hammersmith Apollo (May 31, June 1, 2)
Wolverhampton Civic Hall (23)
Belfast Custom House Square (25)
Manchester O2 Apollo (28)
Edinburgh Corn Exchange (29)
July St Austell Eden Sessions (July 1)

Tickets for the gigs go on sale at 9am (GMT) on Friday (February 18). To check the availability of Fleet Foxes tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.