Metz announce UK tour dates

Band will be joined on the road later this year by Protomartyr and Crows

Metz have announced a series of UK tour dates for later this year.

The Toronto trio will play six shows across England and Scotland as part of their current world tour. The band are currently promoting their second album, ‘II’, which was released in May.

The UK stint of the tour will begin in Birmingham on October 30, followed by shows in Leeds, London, Bristol and Manchester. Their time in Britain will culminate with a show in Glasgow on November 5.

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‘II’ is the follow-up to 2012’s ‘Metz’. Band members Alex Edkins, Chris Slorach and Hayden Menzies recorded the album in 2014 following two years of solid touring.

The band released the first track from the album, ‘Acetate’, in February, accompanied by a “not-the-video” directed by Travis Millard.

METZ will play:

Birmingham Hare & Hounds (October 30)
Leeds Brudenell Social Club (31)
London Scala (November 1)
Bristol The Fleece (3)
Manchester Sound Control (4)
Glasgow Stereo (5)

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