The Maccabees have announced details of a forthcoming tour.

Having just fininshed a small UK tour, the band will support the release of their forthcoming third album 'Given To The Wild' with five larger UK shows.

Dates have been confirmed as follows:


23, Glasgow Queen Margaret's Union
24, O2 Academy Newcastle
26, O2 Academy Brixton
27, HMV Birmingham Institute
28, Manchester HMV Ritz

Tickets go on sale dfrom 9am on Friday November 11.

'Given Into The Wild' will be released on January 9, 2012.