The Libertines have announced a nine-date Christmas tour across the UK in December, along with shows in France, Germany, Luxembourg, Brussels and The Netherlands in October and November. Tickets for their first headline tour in over two years are available at www.gigsandtours.com and www.ticketmaster.co.uk
Peter Doherty recently released his acclaimed new album Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres and toured the UK and Europe while Carl Barât performed to a sold-out tour of the Far East. The Libertines are currently working on their fourth album, the follow up to the No.3 UK charting album Anthems For Doomed Youth in 2015.
The Libertines released their debut single, “What A Waster,” in 2002. A second single “Up The Bracket” was released in September of the same year and hit the UK Top 30 and was followed by their debut album, also entitled Up The Bracket which was produced by Mick Jones of The Clash. A second album, The Libertines, was released in August 2004 entering the UK album chart at number one, spawning the top 10 singles “Can’t Stand Me Now” and “What Became Of The Likely Lads.”
Following the release of their third album Anthems For Doomed Youth, The
Libertines have collectively played to over a million fans worldwide. This August they will be celebrating the opening of their bar, The Waste Land, as well as the opening of recording studio, The Albion Rooms.
The Libertines are Peter Doherty (vocals/guitar), Carl Barât (vocals/guitar), John Hassall (bass), and Gary Powell (drums).