The band will be very busy in Europe....

Pixies have confirmed details of their European tour.

The group, who are reforming this year, will play a selection of headline shows and festivals, as well as a support slot to Red Hot Chili Peppers.

The tour also includes the previously announced residency at the London Brixton Carling Academy (June 2-5), which has sold out.

The tour visits: Reykjavik Kaplakrika (May 26)

Barcelona Primavera Sound (28)

Madrid Festimad Festival (29)

Landgraaf Pinkpop Festival (30)

London Carling Brixton Academy (June 2-5)

Paris Zenith (7)

Wiener Neustadt Aerodome (10)

Lisbon Super Bock Super Rock Festival (11)

Dublin Phoenix Park (12)

Paris Zenith, France (14)

Paris Park des Princes (15)

Hultsfred Festival (17)

Bologna Heineken Jammin’ Festival (19)

Ljubljana Krizanke Monastery (20)

Athens Rockwave (21)

Scheesel Hurricane Festival (25)

Neuhausen Southside Festival (26)

Berlin Wuhlheide (29)

Roskilde Festival, (July 2)

Belfort Les Eurockeenes Fesitval (3)

Werchter Festival, (4)

Kristiansand Quart (8)

T in the Park Festival (11)

V Festival (August 21-22)

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