The Slow Readers Club announce UK tour
The Slow Readers Club have announced a four-date UK tour.
The four piece from Manchester will play their biggest headline shows yet, including a hometown gig at Manchester’s O2 Apollo.
UK & IRELAND TOUR - PRE-SALE AT 10AM— THE SLOW READERS CLUB (@slowreadersclub) June 27, 2018
We are pleased to announce a five-date tour of the UK and Ireland, which will see us playing our biggest headline shows so far both in London @ScalaLondon and our hometown of Manchester @O2ApolloManc
Tickets: https://t.co/Y5OoFD40Tg pic.twitter.com/JYdFODdyUr
The tour follows the release of the band’s third studio album, Build A Tower, which went to number 18 in the Official UK album chart.
The Slow Readers Club’s tour earlier this year saw the band play sell out shows across the country, including the 2,000 capacity Manchester Cathedral and London’s Assembly Hall.
Front man Aaron Starkie said: “We’re so pleased to have everyone behind us. It’s always great to look out at more and more people at gigs and see people singing back.
“We can’t thank XS enough for the support you have given us. You have been playing us three or four times a day and that makes all the difference.”
The band reached the semi-finals of the Manchester Music Cup earlier this week, but were knocked out by long term supporters James, having beaten Joy Division and The Charlatans in the earlier rounds.
The Slow Readers Club live dates:
12 OCT - Belfast, Limelight
15 OCT - Dublin, Button Factory
8 DEC - Glasgow, School of Art
11 DEC - London, Scala
14 DEC - Manchester, O2 Apollo
General sale is on Friday 29th at 10am.