Three of Ireland's most exciting live acts will play six dates in six different cities this November.

The acts for this year's FMC Tour have been announced. Fight Like Apes, Kid Karate and Sleep Thieves will comprise the triumvirate of awesomeness who'll played dates in Limerick, Galway, Cork, Dundalk, Dublin with one further venue to be announced through a poll on The venue with the most pledges from the public will win the slot. If the tour isn’t coming to your city or town, log on to Gigstarter, pledge to buy a ticket and you and your friends can bring Fight Like Apes, Kid Karate and Sleep Thieves to your county. You will only be charged if your county’s bid is successful. 

For those of you who might not be in the know, the FMC Tour is one of the highlights of Ireland's music calendar each and every year. Now in its fifth year, the tour brings some of Ireland's best live acts to your doorstep (along with one local act for each of the cities they visit). Previous acts have included And So I Watch You From Afar, Le Galaxie, Jape, Heathers, We Cut Corners among others.

Tickets for this year's tour are priced at just €10, making this affordable for all. 

The dates for this years tour are:

Nov 6th - Dolan's, Limerick
Nov 7th - Roisin Dubh, Galway
Nov 8th - Half Moon, Cork
Nov 13th - Spirit Store, Dundalk
Nov 14th - TBA via Gigstarter
Nov 15th - Workman's Club, Dublin

And below, a sample of the goods...