Modest Mouse Cancel Scheduled UK Dates

Group are in the middle of recording follow-up to ‘We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank’.

As a means of focusing on the recording of their new album, Modest Mouse have been forced to cancel all scheduled UK & European dates for the coming months.

July dates in Bristol, Brighton, Leeds, Manchester, London and elsewhere have been cancelled. The band are focusing on the follow-up to 2007’s ‘We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank’.

In a statement to ATP, the band said: ‘After much thought, we have decided to cancel our EU/UK tour to continue work on our forthcoming album.

We do appreciate our fans and promise that we will make it up to you next year.”

Refunds are available for those who’d purchased tickets for the below:


08 Concorde 2, Brighton

09 Bristol Trinity

11 KOKO, London

12 The Cockpit, Leeds

14 The Sage 2, Gateshead

16 Academy 2, Manchester

17 Rescue Rooms, Nottingham

18 The Library at The Institute, Birmingham

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