Rock Solid: Former Darkness members announce UK tour

British rockers Stone Gods - featuring 3/4 of The Darkness - have just confirmed a UK headline tour to coincide with the release of a new single on June 23 and debut album on July 7th. Dates are:

10 Liverpool Academy II
11 Cardiff The Point
12 Bristol Thekla
13 Donnington Download
14 Isle of Wight Festival
16 Oxford Academy
17 Northampton Roadmender
18 Brighton Concorde II
19 London Islington Academy
21 Birmingham Academy II
22 Newcastle Academy II
23 Glasgow King Tuts
24 Edinburgh Cabaret Voltaire
26 Dundee Doghouse
27 Manchester Academy III
28 Stoke Sugarmill
29 Norwich Waterfront

The band is fronted by fromer Darkness bassist Richie Edwards, with Dan Hawkins on guitar and Ed Graham on drums - former Graham Coxon band member Toby Macfarlaine completes the four-piece on bass.