Yeah Yeah Yeahs have declared their first United kingdom headline displays in 9 yrs, where they’re set to check out out some new product.
The New York trio past toured the British isles in 2013 next the launch of their most modern studio album, Mosquito, which came out in April of that yr.
Now (March 14) the trio verified that they’ll conduct two United kingdom dates this summer months: the O2 Apollo in Manchester (June 5) and the O2 Academy Brixton in London (June 7). Assist will come from English Instructor (Manchester) as nicely as Dry Cleansing and Anika (London).
“OK United kingdom! We are coming to lend our light-weight to darkish ages and holy shit are we prepared to engage in our hearts out for you!!” frontwoman Karen O reported in a assertion.
“Yeah it is been 9 many years because we’ve graced your club phases! Yeah we’ve got some tunes so clean and so NEW to try out out on you! Yeah the bill is so Major with Dry Cleaning and Anika in London and English Teacher in Manchester.”
She extra: “Dress up! Make a evening of it! Assistance your fave band that you could have viewed debut at Brixton back in ’02!! Yeah let us not hold out a further 10 years to see every single other once again! Can not Wait around! They never like ya like we do!! Luv YYYs.”
Tickets for Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ upcoming Uk headline exhibits go on normal sale this Friday (March 18) at 9am GMT. Admirers can access both of those an O2 and a Bandsintown/artist pre-sale at the identical time on Wednesday (March 16).
YYYs past appeared on these shores when they executed at London’s All Details East festival in 2018. NME referred to as the display “a tight and tumultuous hour devoid of an ounce of flab in sight”.
In February 2020, Karen O stated she felt “ready to make some music” with Yeah Yeah Yeahs following the group’s prolonged hiatus. “It feels like time to have something new out there,” she explained at the time. “But which is still to occur, so we’ll see how this calendar year goes.”