James announce 2008 UK tour

Plus release date for new album

James have announced details of a new tour for 2008, and revealed they will release their first studio album for seven years around the same time.

The band, who reformed earlier this year, are likely to air tracks for the as-yet-untitled album, out April 7, on the tour. It will be the group’s first record since 2001’s ‘Pleased To Meet You’.

James will play:


Derby Assembly Rooms (April 10)

Lincoln Engine Shed (11)

Liverpool University (12)

Newcastle Academy (14)

Sheffield Academy (15)

London Shepherds Bush Empire (17)


Norwich UEA (18)

Bristol Colston Hall (21)

Blackpool Empress Ballroom (22)

Edinburgh Corn Exchange (24)

Aberdeen AECC (25)

Tickets for the tour go on sale on Friday (December 14).

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.