First Aid Kit are fresh from a European tour with Jack White and to continue their inexorable rise in 2012, they are releasing album highlight ‘Wolf’ on 17th September (Wichita). They will then head back to the UK for their biggest headline dates thus far, calling at Shepherd’s Bush Empire on 20th November.
Added to this, The Lion’s Roar (album) will be lavishly re-packaged for release on 17th September with bountiful bonus material including DVD (on-the-road documentary and single videos), additional tracks, poster, a 20 page booklet and FAK guitar pick. The album has sold 150, 000 copies worldwide (30, 000 in the UK alone) and is fast becoming one of the biggest indie breakthroughs success stories of 2012.
Having toured the world relentlessly since the album release, where they are headlining such auspicious venues as the Irving Plaza in NYC and The Fillmore in San Francisco, the girls will return briefly over the summer to play End of the Road and Bestival.
UK Tour Dates:
31st Aug – 2 Sept, End of the Road Festival
7th Sept, Bestival
20th Nov, London Shepherd’s Bush Empire
22nd Nov, Manchester Ritz
24th Nov, Glasgow QMU
27th Nov, Bristol Academy