News round-up: w/e 9th November
Band Of Skulls have announced that their third album Himalayan will be released in spring 2014, preceded by lead single 'Asleep At The Wheel' on January 3rd. The album was produced by Nick Launay and will be showcased at a headline show at London's Bloomsbury Ballroom on November 20th. Listen to the single below.
Tickets are now on sale for Darlia's debut UK headline tour, split into two parts with the first kicking off in Hull on December 3rd and the second part commencing in Manchester on January 21st. Full details are as follows:
3rd December – Hull Lamp
4th December – York The Duchess
7th December – Aldershot West End Centre
9th December – Bath Moles
10th December – Manchester Apollo (XFM Winter Wonderland)
12th December – Derby The Venue
21st January – Manchester Sound Control
23rd January – Glasgow King Tuts Wah Wah Hut
24th January – Sheffield, Leadmill 2
25th January – Newcastle, The Cluny 2
26th January – Birmingham, Temple
27th January - Brighton, The Hope
29th January – Bristol, The Louisiana
30th January – London, The Barfly
'I Kill Giants' will be the second single released from The Naked & Famous' second album In Rolling Waves. The track is out on December 2nd and you can watch the video, directed by Joel Kefali, below.
Say Lou Lou have unveiled the B-side to upcoming single 'Better In The Dark', out December 16th. The duo play a headline show at London's Concrete this coming Wednesday (13th). Listen to 'Beloved' below.
Along with their tour with Foals, Cage The Elephant have confirmed they will play a headline show at London's Electric Ballroom on February 17th. The band's previous UK appearance was a sold-out show at London's The Forum in 2011. Tickets are on sale now.
Having landed the number one spot with his debut album Tribute, John Newman will release his new single 'Losing Sleep' on December 16th through Island Records.
SWANS alumni Jarboe begins her European tour later this month, with several UK dates planned:
Mon 18.11 The Exchange, Bristol
Tue 19.11 The Courtyard @ The Rainbow, Birmingham
Wed 20.11 Nice N Sleazy, Glasgow
Thu 21.11 Sacred Trinity Church, Manchester
Sat 23.11 St Leonard's Church, London
For further details on the rest of the tour, visit her Facebook page.