Mansun will play a series of "low-key" UK gigs in March on the back of their new EP...

Mansun, currently recording the follow-up to their UK Number One debut album ‘Attack Of The Grey Lantern’, are going on tour in March.

The band will play a series of gigs their spokesman describes as “low-key”, dropping into selected smaller venues in Britain, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. The shows will be in support of their next release ‘EP Number Eight’.

Venues where you can get up close and personal with Mansun in March are: Preston University (8), Belfast Limelight (9), Coleraine University (10), Worthing Pier (12), Folkestone Leas Cliffe Hall (13), Ipswich Corn Exchange (14), Newcastle University (16), Aberdeen Beach Ballroom (17), Bradford University (18), Aberystwyth University (19), Swansea University (21), Hull University (22) and Liverpool L2.

All tickets cost £8.50 and are available from the usual outlets.