Villagers | 22/10/12

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To celebrate the release of their new album {Awayland} (which you can pre-order HERE), released on Monday the 14th of January, Villagers will be returning to the UK for headlining shows in February 2013. Tickets for the February shows will be available for pre-sale via the band's website from Wednesday 24th October and for general sale from Friday 26th October.

Also, "The Waves" (the first single from {Awayland}) is released today. You can buy it on 7" or digitally HERE and watch its Alden Volney directed at the bottom of this news story.

Dates are as follows:

  • Fri 8th Feb SHEFFIELD Leadmill
  • Sat 9th Feb NEWCASTLE Warehouse
  • Sun 10th Feb GLASGOW Stereo
  • Tue 12th Feb LEEDS Wardrobe
  • Wed 13th Feb MANCHESTER Gorilla
  • Thu 14th Feb BIRMINGHAM HMV Library
  • Sat 16th Feb BRISTOL Trinity
  • Sun 17th Feb BRIGHTON Old Market
  • Mon 18th Feb PORTSMOUTH Wedgewood Rooms
  • Wed 20th Feb LONDON Village Underground


The band, currently accompanying Grizzly Bear on dates in the UK and Europe, also play the following shows in London this week:

  • Mon 22nd Oct LONDON Brixton Academy (supporting Grizzly Bear)
  • Tue 23rd Oct LONDON Borderline (headline show)