Bloc Party to headline NME Awards Tour 2016 – info & tickets

Bloc Party have been announced as headliners of next year’s NME Awards Tour in association with Austin, Texas.

The tour will kick off in Cardiff on January 29th before moving on to the likes of Nottingham, Glasgow, Manchester and Leeds in February. The tour will close at Birmingham’s O2 Academy on Friday February 12th.

Bloc Party recently revealed their new lineup and are set to release their new album Hymns on January 29th which includes latest single ‘The Love Within’.

Joining Bloc Party on all dates is Drenge, Rat Boy and Bugzy Malone.

Full list of dates as follows:

January
29 – Cardiff, Great Hall
30 – Southampton, O2 Guildhall

February 
01 – Bristol, O2 Academy
02 – Nottingham, Rock City
04 – Newcastle, O2 Academy
05 – Glasgow, Barrowland
06 – Manchester, Academy
08 – Leeds, O2 Academy
09 – Cambridge, Corn Exchange
11 – London, O2 Academy Brixton
12 – Birmingham, O2 Academy

Tickets go on sale this Friday (November 6th) at 9am via gigsandtours.com.

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