Japanese promo commitments are to blame, apparently...

Raging Speedhorn have been forced to move their UK tour back due to Japanese promotional commitments.

The rockers were due to kick off a string of shows in Britain in Newcastle on September 26, but the dates will now start in Brighton exactly one month later, on October 26.

The new dates are:

Brighton Concorde 2 (October 26)

Manchester University (27)

Glasgow Garage (28)

Newcastle University (29)

Leeds Cockpit (30)

Sheffield Leadmill (31)

London Astoria (November 1)

Nottingham Rock City (2)

Bristol Academy (3)

Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (4)

Exeter Phoenix (5)

For tickets call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663, or click here.