News round-up: Weds 11 July
American singer-songwriter Joshua Radin has announced a pair of September UK shows, in support of his forthcoming album Underwater, out July 30th.
The folk/acoustic star will cross the pond this autumn, with his schedule taking him to London’s KOKO on September 26th and the Manchester Academy the following day. Tickets go onsale this Friday (July 13th) at 9am.
Frightened Rabbit have announced the release of a new EP. The as-yet-untitled EP is due on September 25th and the Scottish quintet will be celebrating the release with a UK & Ireland tour throughout September. The dates will kick off in Portrush’s Playhouse on 6th September, taking in Navan, Michelstown, Dundalk, Dublin, Cork and Galway before heading up to Belfast’s Empire on 15th September, followed by London, Manchester and Dumfries, concluding in a homecoming show at Selkirk’s Victoria Hall on 25th September. A new album is due in early 2013.
There's a new John Cale single now available for digital download right. “I Wanna Talk 2 U” is from his upcoming album Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood.
The Jim Jones Revue’s third studio album The Savage Heart will be released by Play It Again Sam/Punk Rock Blues on 15 October.
Margate quartet Two Wounded Birds have announced details of their first headline UK tour in October and that their next single ‘To Be Young’ will be released on August 5th.
3RD: BRIGHTON Green Door
4th: MANCHESTER Night & Day
5th: DARLINGTON Inside Out (free)
7th: EDINBURGH Sneaky Pete’s
8th GLASGOW Captain’s Rest
10th: YORK Stereo
11th: NOTTINGHAM Rescue Rooms
12th: LONDON Lexington
Pitbull’s new single ‘Get It Started’ featuring Shakira will be released on 26th August. The track comes hot on the heels of his million selling single 'Back In Time', from the action adventure comedy Men In Black 3.
Get It Started Pitbull (feat. Shakira) by Shakira