Jimmy Eat World announce UK tour (2013)
Story by Jack Foley
JIMMY Eat World have announced details of a new UK tour in support of their new album, Damage.
The band, who just spent a busy week in London including a live double header with Queens Of The Stone Age as part of Radio 1 Rock Week and an exhilarating performance at Download Festival (not to mention a sold out show at Koko last night) will play six dates in September and another London show in November.
Damage is the band’s seventh album and their follow-up to 2010’s critically-acclaimed Invented. It is the first release on their label partner RCA Records.
Vocalist Jim Adkins commented: “We are excited to start playing shows in the UK again. Some of the best crowds anywhere! We have put a lot of work into making our new album Damage and can’t wait to play the new songs for you guys!”
The UK tour dates are (all September and November 2013):
5 – Birmingham, Academy
9 – Glasgow, Academy
10 – Newcastle, Academy
12 – Leeds Academy
13 – Manchester, Academy
14 – Bristol, Academy
19 – London, Brixton Academy
Tickets go on sale on Friday, June 21 at 9am.