In addition to UK and European tour dates with Grizzly Bear, Villagers have announced details of some intimate headline shows, with a London date at the Borderline on 23rd October 2012.
Tickets are on sale now.
Wed 17 UK, Gateshead, The Sage Gateshead *
Thu 18 UK, Manchester, Academy *
Sat 20 UK, Glasgow, Barrowlands *
Sun 21 UK, Coventry, Warwick Arts Centre *
Mon 22 UK, London, Brixton Academy *
Tues 23 UK, London, Borderline #
Fri 26 Norway, Oslo, Rockefeller *
Sat 27 Sweden, Stockholm, Berns *
Sun 28 Denmark, Copenhagen, Falconer *
Tue 30 Germany, Hamburg, Uebel and Gefaehrlich *
Wed 31 ermany, Berlin, Astra *
Fri 2 Germany, Koln, Essigfabrik *
Sun 4 Belgium, Brussels, Ancienne Belgique *
Tues 6 Holland, Amsterdam, Bitterzoet
Wed 7 France, Paris, Point FMR #
Sun 11 N Ireland, Belfast, Black Box #
Tue 13 Ireland, Dublin, Whelans #
* as special guests to Grizzly Bear
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The band will also being releasing ‘The Waves’ as special limited edition 7″ on 22nd October 2012, the first piece of music to be released from the follow-up to Villagers’ Mercury-nominated and Ivor Novello Award winning debut, Becoming a Jackal.
The video accompanying The Waves was directed by Alden Volney.