This week, The Damned are currently occupying the number seven position in the Official UK Album Charts with their new album Evil Spirits, released last week via Search and Destroy/Spinefarm Records. To celebrate the band have announced a run of UK shows for November and December.

Tour Dates:

11/19 – Brighton – Dome
11/20 – Norwich – UEA
11/22 – Cheltenham – Townhall
11/23 – London – O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
11/24 – Portsmouth – Pyramids
11/26 – Sheffield – Plug
11/27 – Edinburgh – Liquid Rooms
11/29 – Liverpool – O2 Academy
11/30 – Coventry – Empire
12/01 – Oxford – O2 Academy

I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.