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Royworld announce September UK tour (2008)


Story by Jack Foley

HAVING supported the likes of We Are Scientists, Sparks and Guillemots, Royworld kick off the summer with a run of festival dates including appearances at Glastonbury, T In the Park, Wireless, V Festival and Bestival, followed by a headline tour of the UK in September.

The tour will take in 12 dates, kicking off in Southampton in September and concluding at Liverpool’s Barfly. They’ll be at Dingwalls in London on September 16.

The tour dates are (festival dates first, all 2008):

25 – Margate, Sound Island Festival – Quex Park

8 – Leicetser, Summer Sundae Weekender
16 – Chelmsford, V Festival
17 – Staffordshire, V Festival
25 – Northampton, Last Days of Summer Festival

September (festival appearance)
7 – Isle Of Wight, Bestival

September UK headline tour
12 – Southampton, Joiners
13 – Bristol, Kingswood Function
15 – Nottingham, Social
16 – London, Dingwalls
17 – Birmingham, Bar Academy
18 – Manchester, Night & Day
20 – Erridge Park, Sound Sanctuary
21 Stoke, Sugarmill
22 – Leeds, Cockpit
24 – Glasgow, King Tuts
25 – Belfast, Auntie Annies
26 – Liverpool Barfly

Royworld’s new single, Brakes, is released on September 1, through Virgin Records. Read our review of the album