The Damned to release first new album in a decade plus Slim Jim Phantom to support on UK tour

By Aaron Lohan

The Damned have confirmed that they will be releasing their first new album in a decade.

The yet to be titled eleventh effort will be released later this year via Search & Destroy. It follows up 2008’s ‘So, Who’s Paranoid?’ and will see former bassist Paul Gray rejoin the line up. Gray was originally the punk rockers’ second bassist from 1980 to 1983.

The band have also confirmed that former Stray Cats drummer a Slim Jim Phantom will be supporting them on their UK at our early next year. The dates are listed below.

JANUARY
26 NEWCASTLE O2 Academy
27 DUNDEE Caird Hall
28 GLASGOW O2 Academy
30 LEEDS O2 Academy
31 MANCHESTER Academy
FEBRUARY
01 BIRMINGHAM O2 Academy
03 LEICESTER O2 Academy
04 NOTTINGHAM Rock City
06 FOLKESTONE Leas Cliff Hall
07 SOUTHEND Cliffs Pavilion
09 CARDIFF Great Hall
10 BRISTOL O2 Academy
11 BOURNEMOUTH O2 Academy
13 SOUTHAMPTON O2 Guildhall
14 BEXHILL De La Warr Pavilion
17 LONDON O2 Forum

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