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Dry Cleaning - 2022 Tour Dates
Dry Cleaning : 2022 Tour Dates
19th March 2021

In support of their debut album New Long Leg, Dry Cleaning have announced details of their long-awaited headline tour.

The London-based band will play 14 shows across the UK and Ireland in Spring 2022.  Tickets go on general sale this Friday 26th March at 10am GMT, with a pre-sale beginning on Wednesday 24th March at 10am GMT.  To access the pre-sale sign up to the band’s mailing list here.

February 2022
14th - Arts Club Theatre, Liverpool, UK
15th - The Button Factory, Dublin, Ireland
16th - Empire Music Hall, Belfast, UK
18th - Summerhall Arts Venue, Edinburgh, UK
19th - St. Lukes, Glasgow, UK
20th - Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, UK
22nd - The Mill, Birmingham, UK
23rd - SWX, Bristol, UK
25th - Academy 2, Manchester, UK
26th - Leadmill, Sheffield, UK
27th - Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, UK

1st - Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth, UK
2nd - Concorde 2, Brighton, UK
3rd - O2 Forum Kentish Town, London, UK

Earlier this month Dry Cleaning made their television debut on Later…with Jools Holland, performing the single ‘Scratchcard Lanyard’. Watch the performance in full below.

Dry Cleaning's debut album New Long Leg is released on 2nd April.

Pre-order New Long Leg here from the 4AD Store +
Selected indie stores are offering a free 7” vinyl of ‘Scratchcard Lanyard’ (b/w non-album track ‘Bug Eggs’) with pre-orders, find your local retailer here +
Pre-order and pre-save on all platforms here +

Following on from their thrillingly taut 2019 EPs Boundary Road Snacks and Drinks and Sweet Princess, New Long Leg is more ambitious and complex, with Shaw’s spoken vocals tightly intertwined with the band’s restless instrumentals.  With lyrics preoccupied by themes like dissociation, escapism, daydreaming, complicated feelings of love, anger, revenge, anxiety, the kitchen, lethargy, forgetfulness, and survival, Shaw says, “the title is ambiguous; a new long leg could be an expensive present or a growth or a table repair.