The band head back across the sea after terrorist activity forced them to postpone gigs earlier this year...

THE CHARLATANS have confirmed details of a North American tour for January 2002.

The group were forced to pull a string of shows in North America in September due to terrorist activity in the US.

However, new dates have been confirmed, which call at: Hollywood Palace (January 11)

San Francisco The Fillmore (15)

Seattle The Showbox (17)

Vancouver Commodore Ballroom (18)

Minneapolis Fine Line Music Cafe (21)

Chicago Vic Theatre (22)

Detroit St. Andrews Hall (23)

Toronto Kool Haus (25)

Montreal Cafe Campus (26)

Boston Paradise Rock Club (28)

New York Irving Plaza (29)

Washington 9:30 Club (30)

Philadelphia Theatre Of Living Arts (31)

Japanese dates are set to follow.