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The Slits to promote first new album in 25 years with UK tour!

The Slits to promote first new album in 25 years with UK tour!

Legendary punk group The Slits, featuring original members Ari Up and Tessa Pollitt have announced a full UK tour, to coincide with the release of their first new studio album in 25 years.

'Trapped Tiger', The Slits' new album is set for release on October 5, and the band line-up is completed with Hollie Cook, Anna Schlute and Adele Wilson.

The group recently played an acclaimed rare festival appearance at Offset in the Hainault Forest on September 5.

The Slits' UK live dates will be:

Colchester Arts Centre (7)
Liverpool Korova (8)
Cardiff Ifor Bach (9)
Brighton Concorde 2 (10)
Sheffield The Corporation (11)
Manchester Deaf Institute (12)
Glasgow Stereo (13)
Birmingham Rainbow (14)
Southampton Talking Heads (15)
London ULU (16)

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