Gallows primed for December 2009 UK tour

Posted: 16th July 2009

New live dates have been announced by hardcore punk band Gallows for an extensive series of UK shows.

The 16-stop tour (starting November 26) will take in Northampton, Coventry, Liverpool, Aberdeen, Dundee, Middlesbrough, York, Stoke, Derby, Newport, Exeter, Falmouth, Bournemouth, Kingston, Colchester and Cambridge. The dates will follow the band's tours in Australia, New Zealand and Japan.

The band is currently headlining the massive Vans 'Warped' Tour in the United States and will return to the UK for appearances at the twin Leeds and Reading festivals at the end of August. Here, they will play alongside bands such as Radiohead, Gossip, Faith No More, White Lies, Friendly Fires and Lostprophets.

Gallows have also been nominated for 3 Kerrang awards this year: Best Album, Best Live Band and Best British Band.

Tickets for the winter shows will be released for general sale tomorrow (Friday 17th July) at £12 each + booking fee.

Kim Sklinar