The Scouse outfit end the year in style...

a href=”https://www.nme.com/artists/99975.htm”>THE ZUTONS will play two homecoming shows this Christmas.

The Scouse five-piece, who release new single ‘Don’t Ever Think (Too Much)’ next week (October 4), will play two consecutive nights at Liverpool’s Royal Court theatre on December 17 and 18.

The band begin a UK tour the day the single comes out.

The full UK dates now read as follows:

Brighton Corn Exchange (October 4)

Bristol Anson Rooms (5)

Exeter University (6)

London Shepherd’s Bush Empire (8)

Portsmouth Pyramid (9)

Cardiff University (10)

Northampton Roadmenders (12)

Norwich Waterfront (13)

Leeds Metropolitan University (14)

Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (16)

Nottingham Rock City (17)

Newcastle University (19)

Glasgow QMU (21)

Manchester Academy (22)

Sheffield Leadmill (23)

Cambridge Junction (24)

London Shepherd’s Bush Empire (26)

Liverpool Royal Court (December 17/18)

For ticket availability, [url=]click here or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.

The group recorded the new single at London’s Toe Rag studio’s, made infamous by the [a][/a] recent album ‘Elephant’.

Watch the video for the new single by clicking [url=]here.