We Are Scientists announce UK tour

New Yorkers will play 12 dates across the country

We Are Scientists have announced a UK tour.

The 12 dates include two London shows and will follow the release of the New Yorkers’ second studio album ‘Brain Thrust Mastery’, due out on March 17.

The dates are as follows:

Glasgow Barrowlands (April 12)

Aberdeen Music Hall (13)

Newcastle Northumbria Uni (14)

Manchester Academy (15)

Sheffield Octagon (17)

Birmingham Carling Academy (18)

Nottingham Rock City (19)

Norwich UEA (20)

Southampton Guildhall (22)

Bristol Carling Academy (23)

Shepherd’s Bush Empire (24, 25)

Tickets go on sale at 10am on Friday January 25.

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now, or call 0871 230 1094.

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