Villagers announce headline shows and limited edition The Waves 7″

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.

OCTOBER:

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 *

NOVEMBER:

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
# headline shows

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.