Steve Mason has announced details of a U.K. tour later this year. The dates follow his short run of shows in April, which culminated in a sold-out show at London's Village Underground and his recent Sunday night slot on The Park Stage at Glastonbury.
This summer also sees Steve appear at the Latitude, T in the Park and Green Man festivals.
The list of headline shows is as follows:
29th Brighton Concorde 2
31st London Electric Ballroom
1st Sheffield Leadmill
2nd Manchester The Ritz
4th Norwich Waterfront
5th Birmingham Library
6th Bristol The Fleece
8th Leeds Cockpit
9th Newcastle Warehouse 34
Tickets for the shows are on sale now priced at £15 - £18
Mason's most recent album, Monkey Minds In The Devil's Time, was released in March to rave reviews.
Recorded with Dan Carey in his south London studio, Monkey Minds In The Devil's Time, is Steve Mason's second album for Double Six. It is an album saturated with politics. With a title referring to the Buddhist term for an easily distracted brain, it's an album that has been shaped by the current global political climate and the lack of dissenting voices in music and popular culture in general. The righteous, undaunted anger at the heart of the album has helped to create Mason's best record to date.