Fontaines D.C. announce new album, tour and show for BRITs Week 2022

Fontaines D.C. have announced details of their upcoming album and tour.

Irish quintet Fontaines D.C. have announced details of their upcoming album.

Entitled Skinty Fia, it arrives on April 22, and a first taster of it came in the form of the song Jackie Down The Line.

Skinty Fia follows 2020’s A Hero’s Death which reached Number 2 on the Official Album Chart that August.

Artwork for Fontaines D.C.'s upcoming album Skinty Fia

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The band have also announced a huge US and EU tour, with these as the UK dates, including Reading/ Leeds and support on Sam Fender's big day out on July 15th.

JULY 2022
02 – Dublin, Ireland @ Iveagh Gardens
03 – Dublin, Ireland @ Iveagh Gardens
08 – Lytham St Annes, UK @ Lytham Festival (w/ The Strokes)
09 – Glasgow, UK @ TRNSMT Festival
15 – London, UK @ Finsbury Park (w/ Sam Fender)

27 – Reading, UK @ Reading Festival
28 – Leeds, UK @ Leeds Festival

as well as a date as part of War Child’s BRITs week, in association with Mastercard, which takes place across three weeks in February where acts play a series of intimate shows in aid of the charity. They will be playing The Dome in Tufnell Park on February 4th.

The shows confirmed so far include Mimi Webb, Anne-Marie, Joy Crookes, Craig David, Damon Albarn, Becky Hill and Maisie Peters. Further details on how to get tickets can be found here.

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