The Vaccines have announced dates of a headline November UK tour to follow the release of their second album The Vaccines Come Of Age, on Monday September 3rd 2012.
The November tour comes off the back of an exceptionally busy Summer for the band who have played main stages at Field Day, Isle of Wight, T in the Park, supported The Stone Roses in Heaton Park, Manchester, The Red Hot Chilli Peppers in Europe and played shows in Russia, South Korea and Japan over the summer months.
The Vaccines most recently appeared on the main stage at this year’s Reading & Leeds festival weekender, attracting one of the biggest crowds of the weekend.
Across the dates The Vaccines will be supported by Fucked Up, Diiv, Deap Vally, and Pale. Fucked Up will be special guests at London Alexandra Palace.
The dates are:
15th Nov Plymouth, Pavilions
17th Nov London, Alexandra Palace
19th Nov Leicester, De Montford Hall
21st Nov Manchester, Apollo
22nd Nov Liverpool, University
23rd Nov Doncaster, Dome
25th Nov Glasgow, O2 Academy – SOLD OUT
26th Nov Glasgow, O2 Academy
27th Nov Newcastle, O2 Academy
29th Nov Birmingham, O2 Academy
30th Nov Bournemouth, O2 Academy
The Vaccines Come Of Age was recorded at the ICP studios in Brussels and Distillery in Bath with producer Ethan Johns,
The album will also be released as a deluxe 2 CD edition featuring 3 bonus tracks, Runaway, Possessive and Misbehaviour. The second CD features a recording of their recent live show at the Brighton Centre on May 7th 2012.
Forthcoming (2nd) single, Teenage Icon will be released through Columbia Records on Sunday September 2nd 2012. The first single from the album No Hope was released in early July.
The Vaccines Come Of Age follows their platinum selling, Brit nominated and NME award winning debut, What Did You Expect From The Vaccines? which was released in March 2011.
The Vaccines are: Arni Arnason (bass), Freddie Cowan (guitar / vocals), Pete Robertson (drums) & Justin Young (vocals / guitar).