Following their reformation last month and the announcement of a deluxe 10th Anniversary edition of ‘Give Up’, May sees Ben Gibbard and Jimmy Tamborello AKA The Postal Service headline their first UK shows in a decade

The new dates are now part of what is turning into an all-out worldwide affair, with dates confirmed around the band’s performance at Coachella in April and another date confirmed in Paris in the run-up to their performance at Primavera.

The touring line-up is completed by Jenny Lewis (Jenny & Johnny; Rilo Kiley), reuniting with the band after appearing on ‘Give Up’ and its subsequent tour, and Laura Burhenn (Mynabirds; Bright Eyes).

Additional dates will be announced as they are confirmed at

Europe Dates:

18.05.13 – Manchester, UK @ Academy 2
20.05.13 – London, UK @ Brixton Academy
21.05.13 – Paris @ Trianon
23.05.13 – Barcelona SP @ Primavera Sound 2013