To give all you people that didn't get tickets for their forthcoming sold-out shows at Boston Arms in London (22nd, 23rd and 24th February) Alabama Shakes have announced a UK/European tour for April of this year.

This will follow on nicely from the release of their debut album, which is released through Rough Trade on April 9th (April 10th US).

Check out the dates below, and the non-album track 'Heavy Chevy'.

  • 25th April - Gebaude 9, Cologne, Germany
  • 26th April – Molotow, Hamburg, Germany
  • 27th April – Comet, Berlin, Germany
  • 29th April - Bitterzoet, Amsterdam (4pm), Netherlands
  • 30th April - Ancienne Belgique, Brussels, Belgium
  • 2nd May - La Fleche D'Or, Paris, France
  • 3rd May - Brixton Electric, London, UK
  • 5th May - Academy 2, Dublin, Ireland
  • 6th May - Kilkenny Roots Festival, Kilkenny, Ireland
  • 9th May – King Tuts, Glasgow, UK
  • 10th May - Deaf Institute, Manchester, UK
  • 11th May - HMV Institute, Birmingham, UK
  • 12th May - The Great Escape (Komedia), Brighton, UK