The dates include a show at London’s Alexandra Palace…

Pixies will return to the UK this summer with a trio of live dates, including a show at LONDON’s ALEXANDRA PALACE on August 31.

The shows are part of the band’s European tour, and, as revealed on NME.COM earlier this year, their trio of UK gigs will kick off at Edinburgh’s Meadowbank Stadium on August 28 as part of T On The Fringe. There will also be a performance at Manchester Apollo the following night (30).

Before kicking off their European dates at Portugal’s Paredes De Coura Festival (August 17) Pixies will play their first ever all-acoustic set at the Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island (August 6).


Pixies European shows are:

Paredes De Coura Festival (August 17)

Hasselt Pukkelpop (19)

Biddinghuizen Lowlands Festival (20)

Erfurt Highfield Stadium (21)

Dublin Lansdowne Road Stadium (23)


Paris Rock En Seine (25)

The Carling Weekend: Reading Festival (26)

The Carling Weekend: Leeds Festival (27)

Edinburgh Meadowbank Stadium (28)

Manchester Apollo (30)

London Alexandra Palace (31)

Tickets for the UK shows will go on sale shortly, so keep checking NME.COM for further details.