Chicago based four piece, Fall Out Boy, have confirmed a major UK tour that kicks of in Belfast on January 20th 2005.
Fall Out Boy have taken the US by storm over the last few months, with the release of their album From Under The Cork Tree, which has racked up platinum sales in the US. The first single to be released from the album Sugar, We¹re Goin' Down is also making a huge splash overseas, having spent time at the #1 slot at MTV's TRL it now sits on the Billboard Top Ten. The band also picked up an MTV2 award at the VMA's earlier this year.
The dates next year will be the first British tour the band have undertaken to promote Under A Cork Tree. A single entitled Sugar, We're goin down will be released on Mercury Records on February 7th. All venues had to be upgraded as the tour sold out in hours, as second London date has been added on January 31st. The tour runs as follows
20th – IRL Belfast Spring and Airbrake
22nd – Cardiff University Great Hall
23rd – Birmingham Carling Academy
24th – Leeds University Refectory
25th – Glasgow Barrowlands
27th - Manchester Academy
28th – Nottingham Rock City
29th – Portsmouth Pyramids
30th – London Astoria
31st – London Astoria