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Villagers announce December dates

Five chances to catch them around the country this winter.

The Hot Press Newsdesk, 18 Sep 2013



Still riding high from the news that their second album {Awayland} has achieved the same feat as their debut and secured a prestigious Mercury Music Prize nomination, Villagers today announce plans for a short tour of Ireland.

Conor J. O'Brien and his men will wrap up 2013 with five dates:

December Tour

Thurs 12 - Limelight, Belfast
Fri 13 - Guild Hall, Derry
Sat 14 - Seapoint, Galway
Mon 16 – Savoy, Cork
Tues 17 Dec – Vicar St, Dublin

Tickets for all shows bar Vicar St go on sale this Friday, September 20.

Go to wearevillagers.com for more.


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