Pack up your buckets and spades, and your works! The Libertines have announced details of a 2017 tour of UK seaside towns and we have all the details you need below.
The ‘Tiddeley Om Pom Pom’ tour will call at seven British seaside towns. Starting at the Empress Ballroom in Blackpool on September 22 and finishing at the Brighton Centre on October 2, the tour will also call at Hull, Plymouth, Scarborough, Lowestoft and Margate. Tickets go on sale at 9am, Friday, June 16 and you can get them here.
The Libertines play:
22 - Blackpool, Empress Ballroom
23 - Hull, Arena
25 - Plymouth, Pavilions
26 - Scarborough Spa
30 - Lowestoft Claremont Pier
01 - Margate, By The Sea Festival (Margate Dreamland)
02 - Brighton, Brighton Centre
Sounding as if he’s stuck in the throes of particularly heavy binging session, Carl Barât said of the tour: “We're looking for a home, one roof for the many splendoured trappings of Arcady, a factory, with a guest house, bar and studio. We do like to be beside the seaside and we hope to find that home on this tour... watch this space …”
But before all that, The Libertines have a few summer dates coming up that should get you in the mood for their autumn sojourn. Mark the dates and plan your demise here:
21-22 – Sheffield, Tramlines Festival
21-23 – Cambridge, Truck Festival
03 – Newcastle, Times Square