19th August 2011
Kaiser Chiefs have announced details of a new UK tour, due to take place in early 2012. It will be the band's first full UK tour in two years, and follows a series of very successful festival appearances this summer. The tour will visit a total of 20 venues around the UK during January and February of next year.
Kaiser Chiefs will begin their UK tour in North Wales, performing a gig at Venue Cymru in Llandudno on Friday 27th January. The band will then tour the length and breadth of the UK, with shows planned for: Reading Hexagon (28th Jan), Southend Cliffs Pavilion (29th Jan), Guildford G Live (31st Jan), Derby Assembly Rooms (2nd Feb), Birmingham O2 Academy (3rd Feb), Plymouth Pavilions (4th Feb), Norwich UEA (6th Feb), Lincoln Engine Shed (7th Feb), Edinburgh Picture House (9th Feb), Glasgow O2 Academy (10th Feb), Blackpool Empress Ballroom (11th Feb), Sheffield O2 Academy (13th Feb), Newcastle O2 Academy (14th Feb), Grimbsy Auditorium (15th Feb), Manchester Academy (17th Feb), Folkestone Leas Cliff Hall (19th Feb), Portsmouth Guildhall (21st Feb), Bristol Colston Hall (22nd Feb) and Hammersmith Apollo (23rd Feb).
The Kaisers released their fourth studio album, The Future Is Medieval, in June and allowed fans to create their own version of the album by selecting a track-listing and choosing their own artwork.
Tickets to see Kaiser Chiefs on their 2012 UK tour will go on general sale at 9am on Friday 26th August.