The Rakes for April UK tour

The Londoners are set for live return this spring

The Rakes are set for a UK tour this April.

The band, set to release their third album ‘Klang’ on March 23, will play seven live dates as part of the jaunt, ending the tour at the London KOKO on April 29.

The band precede the album’s release with a single, ‘1989’, on March 16.

The Rakes will play:

Brighton Concorde 2 (April 21)

Portsmouth Wedgwood Rooms (22)

Manchester Club Academy (23)

Glasgow Oran Mor (25)

Newcastle Cluny (26)

Nottingham Rescue Rooms (28)

London KOKO (29)

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