New tour for The Maccabees

The band are set to hit the road with Good Books

The Maccabees have confirmed a UK tour for next year.

The band, currently readying their debut album, will take the hotly-tipped newcomers GoodBooks out on the road with them in February.

The dates culminate with a ShockWaves NME Awards Show at London KOKO on February 27.

The dates are:

Southampton Nexus (February 1)

Bristol Trinity Hall (2)

York Fibbers (3)

Stoke Sugarmill (5)

Hull Lamp (6)

Glasgow King Tuts (7)

Aberdeen Tunnels (8)

Liverpool EVOL (10)

Newcastle Other Rooms (11)

Preston 53 Degrees (12)

Sheffield Leadmill (13)

Leeds Cockpit (14)

Reading Fez (18)

Birmingham Academy 2 (19)

Cambridge Soul Tree (21)

Norwich Arts Centre (22)

Oxford Zodiac (23)

Nottingham Junktion7 (24)

Manchester Night and Day Café (26)

London Koko (27) (ShockWaves NME Awards Show)

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS, now.