Sheffield’s purveyors of New Pop, The Crookes will embark on a tour of the UK this April in support of their highly-anticipated upcoming album ‘Soapbox’, out right before the tour begins, on the 14th of April on Fierce Panda. The first single, ‘Play Dumb’, was reviewed earlier this week by Mary here.
The April tour dates will be followed by a series of shows in Europe before the band returns for a hometown show in Sheffield on the 31st of May. Tickets for the following UK dates go on sale today (Friday the 17th of January) at 10 AM. Support will come from their Sheffield brethren and #4 band on the TGTF 10 for 2014 readers’ poll High Hazels.
Tuesday 15th April 2014 – Nottingham Bodega
Wednesday 16th April 2014 – Leeds Cockpit
Thursday 17th April 2014 – Newcastle Cluny 2
Friday 18th April 2014 – Glasgow King Tut’s
Saturday 19th April 2014 – Hull Adelphi
Tuesday 22nd April 2014 – Manchester Sound Control
Wednesday 23 April 2014 – Birmingham Hare and Hounds
Thursday 24th April 2014 – Stoke Sugarmill
Friday 25th April 2014 – Bath Moles
Saturday 26th April 2014 – Southampton Lennons
Sunday 27th April 2014 – Bristol Thekla
Monday 28th April 2014 – Brighton Hope
Tuesday 29th April 2014 – London Dingwalls
Saturday 31st May 2014 – Sheffield Leadmill