The much-touted Scandinavian new-wavers head for Blighty...

Much fancied Norwegians GLUECIFER, the latest in the Scandinavian new-wave to threaten success in Britain, are to play a brief UK and Ireland tour ahead of new single ‘EASY LIVING’.

The band will kick off in Manchester on May 31, rounding up in Bristol on June 5. Their single, the first from current album ‘Basement Apes’, is due for release on June 10.

The dates in full are:

Manchester Hope & Grape, (May 31)

Glasgow, King Tuts, (June 1)

London Garage (2)

Wolverhampton Little Civic (3)

Dublin Whelans (4)

Bristol, Fleece & Firkin (5)

For tickets, call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.