IDLES announce UK tour dates for December

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IDLES have announced a mini tour for December, which includes their biggest headlining date yet on Saturday, December 7th at London’s Alexandra Palace.

Tue 3 Dec Glasgow, Barrowland Ballroom
Wed 4 Dec Manchester, Academy
Thu 5 Dec Leeds, O2 Academy
Sat 7 Dec London, Alexandra Palace

Tickets will go on sale this Friday June 28th at 9:30 AM BST but if you’re a fan, you can gain access to artist pre-sale on Wednesday June 26th 9:30 AM BST by signing up at

With their last shows selling out in minutes IDLES wanted to give as many fans as possible an opportunity to acquire tickets to celebrate what has been an incredible year. Tickets will be limited to 4 per person.

The band will also be working with Big Green Coach to provide a return coach service for fans to travel safely to and from the Alexandra Palace show. There will be services ran from Bristol, Bournemouth, Reading, Southampton and Swindon and tickets will be available direct from:

The band’s latest release Mercedes Marxist is currently A-listed at 6 Music and will be released physically on August 2nd as a 7″. The single will include another new song on its B-side, entitled I Dream Guillotine. Both tracks were written and recorded during the band’s sessions for ‘Joy as an Act of Resistance’ and pre-orders are available here