Klaxons announce tiny warm-up shows

They prepare for the Shockwaves NME Awards Big Gig

Klaxons have announced two small warm up shows in preparation for their performance at the Shockwaves NME Awards Big Gig.

The band will play at the Oxford Academy venue on February 25, then at the Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms on February 26.

Only two tickets will be allowed to be purchased per household or customer.

Klaxons are performing at the Shockwaves NME Awards Big Gig at the London O2 on February 28, alongside The Cribs, Bloc Party, Kaiser Chiefs and this year’s Godlike Geniuses Manic Street Preachers.

For more information and tickets go to NME.COM/biggig.

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