Bottlemen to headline Derngate

Catfish and the Bottlemen

Catfish and the Bottlemen

Catfish and the Bottlemen will headline Royal & Dergnate in May.

The band announced the Northampton gig on Monday.

It will follow a string of sold out shows they are playing in April.

The indie quartet comprise of singer and guitarist Van McCann, guitarist Johnny Bond, bassist Benji Blakeaway and drummer Bob Hall.

They are due to release their second album The Ride on May 27. The record follow’s 2014’s debut The Balcony which has sold more than 210,000 copies since it’s release.

Their new single Soundcheck is out now.

Speaking about the new album Van said: “I feel like the last album was the support band, or even the soundcheck and this one’s the headliner.”

Catfish and the Bottlemen won the Brit Award for British Breakthrough Act in February.

Tickets for the show on Saturday, May 21 cost £17.50 before fees and go on sale at 10am on Friday, April 8. Visit www.catfishandthebottlemen.com