Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres announce UK tour, find out how to get tickets

Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres announce UK tour, find out how to get tickets

Band play in Manchester, Glasgow, Bristol, London, Leeds and Nottingham this May

Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres have announced a six-date UK your for May. The show comes as part of the ground's European tour in support of their forthcoming album. Tickets for the show are available from 9am on Fri 1 Mar.

Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres is made up of members, Pete (vocals), Miggles (bass), Miki Beavis (violin), Katia DeVidas (piano/keyboards), Jack Jones (lead guitar) and Rafa (drums). The six-piece are set to release their debut album this on Fri 26 Apr. The group's garage rock sound sees Doherty head back to his roots alongside his ongoing solo project. The band released single 'Who's Been Having You Over' ahead of the album.

The tour kicks off on Sun 5 May at the O2 Academy in Bristol. Pete Doherty returns to Glasgow following a successful solo gig at King Tut's. He surprised fans by announcing a second night at the venue the following day. Both sold out in an instant. Further dates are penned for Leeds, Manchester and Nottingham. The final gig of the UK-leg goes ahead on Sun 12 May in the capital.

Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres
Sun 5 May – O2 Academy Bristol
Tue 7 May – Barrowland, Glasgow,
Wed 8 May – Stylus, Leeds
Thu 9 May – O2 Ritz, Manchester
Sat 11 May –Rock City, Nottingham
Sun 12 May – O2 Forum, Kentish Town

Tickets for Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres are available from 9am on Fri 1 Mar.

Pete Doherty

The usual unpredictability and undeniable charisma from the Libertines/Babyshambles man trying to keep his nose clean.