Music news round-up: Weds 26 November
Julio Bashmore has confirmed the following dates for 2013:
8th February Bristol
16th February London
22nd February Leeds
23rd February Manchester
Final venue and line up details will be announced closer to the time.
Pissed Jeans will release their fourth album, Honeys through Sub Pop Records on 11th February 2013. The album, which features the single 'Bathroom Laughter,' was recorded by Grammy-nominated producer Alex Newport at Milkboy Studios in Philadelphia.
The Heartbreaks follow up this year's LP Funtimes with a brand new EP 'Hand On Heart' on February 4th. It features a selection of newly recorded material with strings arranged by James Banbury of The Auteurs (U2, Depeche Mode, Bloc Party etc.)
Palma Violets will release their debut album on 25th Feburary 2013 via Rough Trade Records. The album - the title and tracklisting of which will be revealed shortly - is currently being recorded at London’s RAK studios with Pulp’s Steve Mackey.
Django Django have announced that they will be headlining the NME Awards Tour in February 2013. They will be supported by Miles Kane, Palma Violets and openers – Peace.
NME AWARDS TOUR 2013:
07/02 - O2 Academy - Newcastle
08/02 - Academy 1 - Manchester
09/02 - O2 Academy - Leeds
11/02 - O2 Academy - Glasgow
12/02 - Rock City - Nottingham
13/02 - O2 Academy - Liverpool
15/02 - UEA - Norwich
16/02 - O2 Academy - Birmingham
17/02 - Uni Great Hall - Cardiff
19/02 - O2 Academy - Bristol
20/02 - O2 Academy - Bournemouth
21/02 - Dome - Brighton
23/02 - O2 Academy Brixton - London
Ben Montague kicks off the New Year with the release of his new single and debut album. His new single ‘Deep End’ is released on January 20th and will be followed the day after with his debut album Tales Of Flying And Falling on 21st January through Nusic Sounds/EMI.
Night Engine are releasing their debut single 'Seventeen' / 'Treat Me Like A Baby' on 18th February 2013.
Night Engine - Seventeen / Treat Me Like A Baby by Night Engine