The Cribs Announce A UK Tour

The Cribs
The Cribs

The Cribs have announced a UK tour for May. The Wakefield trio, who are currently putting the finishing touches to their as yet untitled fifth studio album, will play six shows across the country. These begin at Nottingham Rock City on 7th May and run until 13th May, when the band will headline Eastbourne’s Winter Gardens venue.

The band’s new album is the follow-up to their new 2009 LP ‘Ignore The Ignorant’. It is the band’s first album since former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr left the band last year and has been produced by Dave Fridmann (Mercury Rev, The Flaming Lips) and Steve Albini (Nirvana, Pixies).

The Cribs will play:

7th Nottingham Rock City
8th London Troxy
9th O2 Academy Bristol
11th Glasgow Barrowlands
12th Manchester Academy
13th Eastbourne Winter Gardens

Tickets go onsale on Friday at 9am.


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