Pixies announce UK tour to celebrate new album Head Carrier

Pixies will perform a handful of dates at the end of 2016 to promote new album, Head Carrier

The alt-rock legends will play six dates in the UK in November and December, including a two-night stand at London’s Brixton Academy and a date at the Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow.

The American band will release their newest album, Head Carrier, on 30 September through Pixiesmusic/Play It Again Sam.

Pixies unveiled their latest single ‘Um Chagga Lagga’ earlier this month.

Head Carrier will feature 12 tracks and was recording in February and March at London’s Rak Studios.

The band are allowing fans to purchase special bundles of the album on Pledge Music, but you can also buy the album and other editions from their website.

A special fan-only pre-sale for all UK dates will begin tomorrow (20 July) at 9am, and general sale will commence on 22 July at 9am. You can view pre-sale details here.

Pixies UK tour dates in full:

November 28: Brixton Academy, London
November 29: Brixton Academy, London
November 30: O2 Academy, Leeds
December 2: Barrowland, Glasgow
December 3: O2 Academy, Newcastle
December 4: O2 Apollo, Manchester


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