Saturday, July 20, 2024

The Fratellis to mark 10th anniversary of debut album Costello Music with winter UK tour

Scottish trio The Fratellis will be embarking on a tour of the UK this winter, to mark the 10th anniversary of their seminal debut LP, Costello Music.

The record, which features the likes of ‘Chelsea Dagger’, ‘Whistle for the Choir’ and ‘Flathead’ will be aired in full for the first time on the tour, which kicks off in Nottingham on November 26th 2016. Returning to Birmingham’s O2 Institute on December 8th as part of the 14-date run, the band will also play the likes of Manchester, Bournemouth, Oxford and Glasgow, before finishing in London.

Read: Review: The Fratellis get Warwick crowd swinging to their performance

Full list of dates can be found below:


26 – Nottingham, Rock City
27 – Norwich, UEA
29 – Manchester, Academy
30 – Liverpool, O2 Academy


01 – Sheffield, O2 Academy
03 – Bristol, O2 Academy
04 – Bournemouth, O2 Academy
05 – Keele, University
06 – Oxford, O2 Academy
08 – Birmingham, O2 Institute
09 – Newcastle, O2 Academy
10 – Glasgow, Barrowland
12 – Leeds, O2 Academy
13 – London, O2 Forum

Tickets go on sale this Friday (May 20th) at 9am via

Richard Franks

Founding editor of Counteract. Freelance travel and music journalist.