Following the announcement that Leeds band Kaiser Chiefs re-signed to Polydor and Universal, the band have announced a run of dates in January and February 2019. The band has also announced that they are back in the studio working on their 7th studio album with Ben Allen, the producer who worked on the band’s UK number one album Education, Education, Education and War.

Formed in Leeds in 2000, Kaiser Chiefs are one of the leading bands of their generation. Fronted by the charismatic Ricky Wilson with Simon Rix on bass, Andrew ‘Whitey’ White on guitar, Nick ‘Peanut’ Baines on keyboards and drummer Vijay Mistry, the band have had a string of anthemic hits such as Oh My God, I Predict A Riot, Everyday I Love You Less and Less, Never Miss A Beat and Hole In My Soul.

The band has released six original studio albums which includes their Mercury nominated debut, Employment which sold over two million copies. Its number one follow up, Yours Truly, Angry Mob, which went twice-platinum in the UK alone and Education, Education, Education and War which entered the UK album charts at number one.

They have achieved, top ten singles including the infamous number one hit Ruby, three Brit Awards, an Ivor Novello award for Album of the Year, toured with U2, Foo Fighters and Green Day and sold eight million albums.

The band have returned to their original label home, Polydor, with whom they released their first four albums with and continue to be considered one of Britain’s most treasured bands.



Date Venue
Thu 24th Barrowland Glasgow
Fri 25th O2 Academy Newcastle
Sat 26th Uni Mountford Hall Liverpool
Mon 28th Engine Shed Lincoln
Tue 29th Sands Centre Carlisle
Thu 31st King George’s Hall Blackburn


Date Venue
Fri 1st O2 Apollo Manchester
Sat 2nd O2 Academy Birmingham
Mon 4th Venue Cymru Arena Llandudno
Tue 5th Pavilion Bath
Wed 6th Hexagon Reading
Fri 8th Brixton Academy London
Sat 9th Victoria Hall Stoke
Sun 10th UEA Norwich
Tue 12th Corn Exchange Cambridge
Wed 13th Rock City Nottingham
Fri 15th Uni Great Hall Exeter
Sat 16th Guildhall Southampton
Sun 17th Cliffs Pavilion Southend
Tue 19th Winter Gardens Margate
Wed 20th De La Warr Pavilion Bexhill

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