Villagers are set to release their new single, The Pact (I'll Be Your Fever)', on May 23rd. This follows the news that Conor J O’Brien from Villagers has been nominated for an Ivor Novello Award in the category 'Best Song Musically and Lyrically' for 'Becoming a Jackal', which is taken from their debut album (also titled 'Becoming a Jackal). Check out the video for the single right here: Tour Dates 29 April LEEDS Live at Leeds at Brudenell Social www.seetickets.com/Tour/VILLAGERS 30 April LONDON Camden Crawl http://www.thecamdencrawl.com/ 09 May PRESTON 53 Degrees www.seetickets.com/Tour/VILLAGERS ** 10 May NEWCASTLE Riverside www.seetickets.com/Tour/VILLAGERS ** 12 May BRIGHTON Great Escape (solo) http://escapegreat.com 13 May BRIGHTON Great Escape (full band) http://escapegreat.com 17 May BIRMINGHAM Glee Club www.glee.co.uk ** 18 May BRISTOL Trinity www.seetickets.com/Tour/VILLAGERS ** 19 May COLCHESTER Arts Centre www.colchesterartscentre.com ** 21 May LONDON O2 Shepherds Bush Empire www.seetickets.com/Tour/VILLAGERS ** 22 May OXFORD O2 Academy 2 www.seetickets.com/Tour/VILLAGERS ** 23 May EDINBURGH Liquid Rooms www.seetickets.com/Tour/VILLAGERS ** 24 May MANCHESTER Sound Control www.seetickets.com/Tour/VILLAGERS ** 24 June DONEGAL Sea Sessions Festival www.seasessions.com 25 June BELFAST Open House Festival with Fleet Foxes www.openhousefestival.com 01 July CORNWALL Eden Sessions with Fleet Foxes www.edenproject.com/sessions 09 July PERTHSHIRE, T in the Park www.tinthepark.com 16 July SOUTHWOLD Latitude Festival www.latitudefestival.co.uk 23 July DUBLIN Marlay Park www.mcd.ie/home/fn.php?c=9231363&ar=villagers 31 July CAMBRIDGE Folk Festival www.cambridgefolkfestival.co.uk 06 Aug LONDON Field Day Festival www.fielddayfestivals.com 20 Aug BRECON BEACONS Green Man Festival www.greenman.net 02 Sept MOSLEY Folk Festival www.moseleyfolk.co.uk ** Supported by Michele Stodart (of The Magic Numbers) performing songs from her forthcoming debut solo album.