Deirdre O'Callaghan The National have released the first single off their…
- Posted on Jun 9th 2011 9:30AM by Andrew Kerr
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Kicking off the nine-day jaunt in promotion of 'Suck It and See' on Oct. 28, at Nottingham's Capital Arena, the Sheffield quartet play the O2 Arena in London the following night before eventually rounding off the trip in Liverpool on Nov. 9.
In the meantime, the band return to the live scene on Friday, June 10, when they play the first of two hometown shows at Sheffield's Don Valley Stadium. As things stand it could be a weekend of celebrations for the band -- according to midweek figures (via BBC Newsbeat) 'Suck It and See' is set to topple Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way' and debut at No. 1.
Dates for the UK tour are as follows:
Nottingham Capital FM Arena (Oct. 28)
London O2 Arena, (Oct. 29)
Cardiff, Motorpoint Arena (Nov. 1)
Manchester, MEN Arena (Nov. 2)
Birmingham, O2 Arena (Nov. 4)
Newcastle, Metro Radio Arena (Nov. 5)
Aberdeen, AECC (Nov. 6)
Glasgow, SECC Hall 4 (Nov. 8)
Liverpool, Echo Arena (Nov. 9)