Futureheads announce new UK tour and ticket details

New album 'The Chaos' is also on the way

The Futureheads are to head out on the road for a UK tour this April and May.

The band, who are set to release their new album (provisionally titled ‘The Chaos’) on April 26, play 14 dates during the tour.

Speaking to NME.COM about ‘The Chaos’, guitarist Ross Millard said the album sees the band tackle subjects including the war in Afghanistan, unemployment and the economic crisis.

“There’s been a real shitstorm to deal with as far as the country’s concerned,” Millard explained, though he added that the album is “massively positive”.

Pick up the new issue of NME (out nationwide on February 10) to read the full interview with Millard about the album.

The Futureheads play:

Norwich Arts Centre (April 26)
Nottingham Rescue Rooms (27)
Leeds Cockpit (28)
Middlesbrough The Empire (May 1)
Manchester Academy 2 (2)
Sheffield The Leadmill (3)
Birmingham Academy 2 (4)
London Scala (6)
Gloucester Guildhall (7)
Coventry Kasbah (8)
Bristol Thekla (10)
Exeter The Cavern (11)
Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (12)
Northampton Roadmenders (13)

Tickets are on sale this Friday (February 12) at 9am (GMT). To check the availability of The Futureheads tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.