PLACEBO are set for a UK tour in October.
The shows back up the release of their as-yet-untitled second album by Hut in September. The gigs are at Folkestone Leas Cliffe Hall (October 8), Cambridge Corn Exchange (9), Reading University (10), Cardiff Great Hall (12), Leeds Town & Country (13), Glasgow Barrowlands (14), Middlesbrough Town Hall (16), Sheffield Octagon (17), Manchester Academy (18), Nottingham Rock City (20), Wolverhampton Civic Hall (21), Southampton Guildhall (22) and London Brixton Academy (24).
‘Pure Morning’, the first single from the album, is out on August 3. The band also star in Todd Haynes’ glam-rock film, Velvet Goldmine, which opens in the UK in September. Tickets for the tour are available from NME‘s 24-hour ticketline on 0870 1212 500. All calls are charged at national (UK) standard rate.