The View add new UK and Ireland tour dates

Dundee band will play an extra six dates on their 'Cheeky For A Reason' tour.

The View have added six new dates to their UK and Ireland tour, including one at the Live @ Troon Festival in Ayrshire.

The Scottish band will begin their new string of dates at Edinburgh’s HMV Picture House on August 31, and will then play Troon Concert Hall on September 1 and Perth Concert Hall on September 6.

The ‘How Long?’ group will then head over to Northern Ireland to perform at Belfast’s The Limelight on September 7, before heading south to play Cork’s Cyprus Avenue on September 8 and Whelans in Dublin on September 9.


‘Cheeky For A Reason’, the band’s fourth album, is due to be released on July 9. The LP, was recorded at Liverpool’s Motor Museum Studios with Arctic Monkeys producer Mike Crossey and contains songs titled ‘AB (We Need Treatment)’, ‘Bunker’, ‘The Clock’, ‘Anfield Row’ and ‘Hole In The Bed’.

The Dundonian band are currently touring the UK and play Liverpool’s O2 Academy tonight (June 17). See below for the band’s full dates.

The View play:

York The Duchess (June 14)
Sheffield Leadmill (16)
O2 Academy Liverpool (17)
Nottingham Rescue Rooms (18)
Cardiff University (19)
Bristol Fleece (20)
Northampton Roadmender (22)
O2 Academy Oxford 2 (23)
Brighton Concorde 2 (24)
Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (25)
London KOKO (26)
Cambridge Junction (28)
Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (29)
Cleethorpes Pleasure Island (July 7)
Doncaster Dome (8)
Manchester HMV Ritz ( 9)
Newcastle O2 Academy 2 (10)
Glasgow O2 Academy (12)
Stockton-On-Tees Ku Bar (28)
Edinburgh HMV Picture House (August 31)
Troon Concert Hall (September 1)
Perth Concert Hall (6)
Belfast The Limelight (7)
Cork Cyprus Avenue (8)
Dublin Whelans (9)

To check the availability of The View tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

The band recently stopped by the NME office to play an acoustic version of ‘Bunker’ for a tiny, invite-only group of fans. You can watch the video of the band perform the track by scrolling to the bottom of the page and clicking.