The Swedish songsmiths to embark on UK jaunt to promote new single and album...

THE WANNADIES have announced a UK tour to coincide with the release of their new album ‘Yeah‘, released on March 6 through RCA.

The band, who’ve just released a new single, also titled ‘Yeah‘, will play Cambridge Junction (February 28), Norwich Waterfront (29), Leeds Cockpit (March 1), Liverpool Lomax (2), Sheffield Leadmill (4), Newcastle Foundation (5), Glasgow King Tut’s (6), Aberdeen Lemon Tree (7), Manchester University MDH (9), Leicester Princess Charlotte (10), Wolverhampton Wulfrun (11), Stoke The Sugar Mill (13), Bristol Fleece & Firkin (14), Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (14) and London LA2 (16).

The Wannadies will also take part in a webcast for NME’s internet site nme.com sometime during the tour. Check the site regularly for more details.

For tickets to the tour, call NME’s 24-hour Virgin Cola Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663. All calls are charged at the national standard rate.