New Model Army have just been announced as the Saturday night headlining act for the Avalon Stage at Glastonbury Festival this summer.

This news comes as the band kick off a string of headlining dates across the UK & Ireland this week. The shows are in support of their new album Unbroken which was released to swathes of critical acclaim as well as achieving some of the best chart positions worldwide of the band’s illustrious four-decade career, including No.1 in the UK Rock Chart and No.5 in the Official German Album Chart.

Apr 18 – Opium, Dublin, IE
Apr 19 – Mandela Hall, Belfast, NI
Apr 20 – The Garage, Glasgow, UK
Apr 21 – Boiler Shop, Newcastle, UK
Apr 23 – Junction, Cambridge, UK
Apr 24 – The 1865, Southampton, UK
Apr 25 – Marble Factory, Bristol, UK
Apr 26 – Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton, UK
Apr 27 – O2 Academy, Leeds, UK
May 11 – Roundhouse, London, UK

In June New Model Army tour Brazil, Colombia, Chile and Mexico before returning to Europe for a string of summer festivals. In addition to Glastonbury, they will be playing both Bearded Theory and Beautiful Days festivals in the UK.

New Model Army have also announced the second part of their Unbroken headlining tour, which starts on November 5th in France with further shows in Spain, Italy, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Germany, Greece, Turkey, Bulgaria, Belgium and the Netherlands.

A full list of New Model Army’s tour dates can be found at