Monday Express - Placebo Announce Tour, Charlatans Preview New Record

According to the band's official web site,, Placebo will be embarking on a European club tour in October. The band has been taking it to the streets in support of their latest album, Black Market Music.They will kick off the trek on October 5 at Bremen Pier 2 and wrap the dates up at London's Brixton Academy on October 18. Tickets for the October 18 London show go on sale today, check out their web site for more information.

Confirmed European dates are as follows:

10/5 Bremen Pier 2

10/6 Magdeburg Stadthalle

10/8 Furth Stadthalle

10/9 Mannheim Mozartsaal

10/10 Nancy Zenith

10/12 San Sebastian Polideportivo de Anoeta

10/13 Salamanca Pabellon Wurtzburg

10/14 Oporto Coliseum

10/16 Toulouse Zenith

10/18 - London Brixton Academy

The Charlatans will be previewing their new record, Wonderland, (out in Britain on September 10) at a series of UK club nights in the next couple weeks. The album will be previewed on Aug. 24 at Exeter's Timepiece and Birmingham Academy, Aug. 30 at Glasgow's Garage and Newcastle's Foundation, Aug. 31 at London's Popstarz and Leed's Cockpit, Sept. 1 at Manchester's Poptastic and Sheffield's Leadmill and Liverpool's L2, Sept. 5 at Cardiff's Ifor Bach. The band is considering a proper UK tour for later in the year.


Monday Express - Placebo Announce Tour, Charlatans Preview New Record