The Strypes announce first headline UK tour – ticket details

Irish newcomers to hit the road for six dates in the summer

The Strypes have announced plans for their first ever UK headline tour.

The Irish newcomers are set to play six dates in the summer, opening at Bristol Fleece (June 20). The band will also perform two shows at London’s Islington O2 Academy the following night including a matinee show for under-18s. They will wrap their tour at Cardiff Globe on August 22.

Tickets for the gigs go on sale at 9am on Friday (May 3rd). To check the availability of The Strypes tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

The Strypes will play:

Bristol Fleece (June 20)
London Islington O2 Academy (21)
Stoke Sugarmill (July 10)
Preston 53 Degrees (11)
Oxford O2 Academy (25)
Cardiff Globe (August 22)

The four-piece recently teamed up with Paul Weller for a one-off performance at London’s Rough Trade East as part of the shop’s Record Store Day celebrations. They performed The Jam‘s ‘In The City’ along with Weller’s solo cuts including Record Store Day release ‘Flame-Out!’, ‘Fast Car/Slow Traffic’ and ‘Kling I Klang’.