Having just been given the NME Award for best lyric off of their song 'Montreal Rock Band Somewhere' ("I'm wearing Win Butler's Hair, There's a scalpless singer of a Montreal rock band somewhere"), it's a pretty good time to be in Happyness right now. It's about to get even better, because they've just announced a brand new run of headlining UK tour dates for this May, smashed in-between their dates supporting Drenge and this summer's festival gigs. For those of you in the states, they're headed to SXSW this year, so make sure to check them out if you're heading down to Austin! The full list of shows is below.

  • Tour Dates:
  • Apr 23 La Fleche D’Or, Paris (w/ Drenge)
  • Apr 24 Paradiso, Amsterdam, London Calling Festival
  • Apr 25 Esch-sur-Alzette Out Of The Crowd Festival, Luxembourg
  • Apr 27 Berlin Magnet Club, Germany (w/ Drenge)
  • Apr 28 Hamburg Molotow Club, Germany (w/ Drenge)
  • Apr 30 Rotterdam V11, Netherlands
  • May 05 Hare & Hounds, Birmingham *
  • May 06 The Louisiana, Bristol *
  • May 07 Soup Kitchen, Manchester *
  • May 08 Sneaky Pete’s, Edinburgh *
  • May 09 Think Tank, Newcastle *
  • May 13 Boston Music Room, London *
  • May 14 The Great Escape, Brighton
  • May 15 NatBar Live at Bremen Teater, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • May 16 Pop Revo Festival, Aarhus, Denmark
  • * w/ support from Crushed Beaks