The Maccabees extend January UK tour – ticket details

Band will tour in early 2012 in support of new album 'Given To The Wild'

The Maccabees have added two new dates to their January 2012 UK tour.

The band, who played an intimate UK tour last month, will release their third studio album ‘Given To The Wild’ on January 9 and will tour in the same month in support of the new record. The new dates will take place at Sheffield Leadmill on January 21 and Aberdeen Lemon Tree on January 22.

The band’s UK tour will now feature seven shows and will kick off in Sheffield at the Leadmill on January 21. It will run until January 28, when the band will play Manchester‘s HMV Ritz.

You can watch a video interview with The Maccabees discussing ‘Given To The Wild’ at this summer’s Bestival by scrolling down to the bottom of the page and clicking.

The Maccabees will play:

Sheffield Leadmill (January 21)
Aberdeen Lemon Tree (22)
Glasgow Queen Margaret’s Union (23)
O2 Academy Newcastle (24)
O2 Academy Brixton (26)
HMV Birmingham Institute (27)
Manchester HMV Ritz (28)

Tickets for the Sheffield show go onsale on Friday (December 2) at 9.30am, the other dates are already onsale. To check the availability of The Maccabees tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.