Hot on the heels of their triumphant Reading/Leeds shows and their debut Top 30 single, 'All Mapped Out', The Departure have confirmed details of their debut headline tour.
The tour kicks off on October 4th with a DiS affiliated gig at Southampton's Lennons (where the magnificent Dead! Dead! Dead! will be supporting) and ends in London at the ICA on the 18th. The full dates are as follows:
4th: Southampton Lennons (023 80393113)
5th: Northampton Soundhaus (0115 9129000)
6th: Oxford Zodiac (01865 420042)
7th: Brighton Zap Club (0870 0600100)
8th: Cardiff Barfly (0870 9070999)
10th: Birmingham Bar Academy (0870 7712000)
11th: Liverpool Barfly (0870 9070999)
12th: York Fibbers (0870 9070999)
13th: Glasgow Barfly (0870 9070999)
14th: Aberdeen Moshulu (01224 642662)
16th: Newcastle University (0191 2612606)
17th: Manchester Nigth & Day (0161 8321111)
18th: London ICA (020 79303647)
The Departure's next single, 'Be My Enemy', is out on October 18th. For more information on the second Drowned in Sound Southampton night, click here.