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have announced a one-off show at Alexandra Palace this summer, following a nationwide tour in March.
The band, who this month released third album Given To The Wild
, play the London indoor venue on June 8.
Tickets for the show go on sale this Friday, January 27 at 9am.
The Maccabees toured the UK last autumn
and are currently on the road in support of their latest studio effort.
The band's full UK tour dates are as follows:January 26 - O2 Academy BrixtonJanuary 27 - Birmingham, HMV InstituteJanuary 28 - Manchester, HMV RitzJanuary 29 - Newcastle, O2 Academy NewcastleMarch 5 - Edinburgh, HMV Picture HouseMarch 7 - Middlesbrough, Middlesbrough Town HallMarch 8 - Nottingham, Rock CityMarch 9 - Brighton, Brighton DomeMarch 10 - Leeds, O2 Academy LeedsMarch 12 - Liverpool, O2 Academy LiverpoolMarch 13 - Bristol, O2 Academy BristolMarch 14 - Norwich, Norwich U.E.A.March 16 - Southampton, Southampton GuildhallMarch 17 - Cardiff, Cardiff UniversityMarch 18 - Wolverhampton, The Civic HallMarch 19 - Cambridge, Corn ExchangeJune 8 - London, Alexandra Palace
The group recently said that despite being proud of second album Wall of Arms
, they immediately knew on its release
that they could "do more".Given To The Wild entered the UK album chart
at number four but dropped 12 places
to 16 the following week.> The Maccabees: 'We don't want to be celebrities'
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