Music news round up: w/e January 25
Rebecca Ferguson will release her new single 'All That I've Got' on March 2nd, ahead of her second headline tour of the UK which kicks off in London on March 16th. You can listen to a live version of the track - the second to be taken from her Top 10 album Freedom - below.
Brooklyn duo Lucius have announced that their debut album Wildewoman will be out on March 31st through Play It Again Sam. The album will be followed by four UK shows in mid-April, full details are as follows:
16/04 - Oslo - London
18/04 - Night & Day - Manchester
19/04 - Womans Club - Dublin
20/04 - Stereo - Glasgow
EMA has confirmed that her highly anticipated second album The Future's Void will be released on April 7th via City Slang. To mark the announcement, a self-directed video of lead track 'Satellites' has been unveiled, which you can watch below.
The Future's Void tracklisting:
2) So Blonde
7) When She Comes
8) 100 Years
10) Dead Celebrity
Ahead of the release of Close To The Glass on February 24th through City Slang, The Notwist have released album track 'Kong' for your listening pleasure.
With their debut album to come in spring after signing with Island Records, We Were Evergreen have announced that their new single 'Daughters' will be released on March 3rd. Listen to the track below.
Having signed to Arts & Crafts, Lowell will release her debut solo EP I Killed Sara V on February 24th. EP track 'Cloud 69' (which you can listen to below) is available as a free download, and full tracklisting for the EP (produced by Martin Terefe) is as follows:
I Killed Sara V
Paul Weller has joined the line up for the concert to celebrate Jon Lord's life and music at the Royal Albert Hall in London on April 4th. Artists confirmed so far include Deep Purple members, Ian Gillan, Ian Paice, Roger Glover, Don Airey and Steve Morse. Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson will also be performing along with Rick Wakeman, Joe Brown and Alfie Boe. The evening will be compered by Bob Harris.
Kurt Vile plays:
12th St James Piccadilly – London
13th All Saint’s Church – Brighton
Lily & Madeleine announce details of their next single 'I’ve Got Freedom' which will be released on February 25th. Listen to the track below.
UK Tour Dates:
Mon 10 Feb - Sneaky Pete's - Edinburgh
Tue 11 Feb - Broadcast - Glasgow
Wed 12 Feb - The Castle - Manchester
Thu 13 Feb - St Pancras Old Church - London
Fri 14 Feb - The Birdcage – Bristol
Sat 15 Feb - Mike's Frog Bar – Brighton
Dustin Tebbutt has announced his first ever European shows following the release of his debut EP The Breach. Arriving in the UK at the end of February, Dustin's debut London show will take place at Servant Jazz Quarters on February 25th, followed by a club night show at Tivoli Spiegelbar in Utrecht (Netherlands) on March 1st with Marble Sounds and Mutual Benefit.
Rufus Wainwright will release Rufus Wainwright: Live From The Artists Den on March 3rd on CD and Blu-ray video by Artists Den Records / Universal. The recording is from a private concert in Greenwich Village on May 17th, 2012 for PBS. The 69-minute concert release includes five songs that were not included in the broadcast, and the Blu-ray features an additional 50 minutes of behind-the-scenes bonus material.
Mon 4th DUBLIN, Vicar Street
Tues 5th EDINBURGH, Usher Hall
Sun 6th LONDON, Theatre Royal
Sun 27th WARWICK, Warwick Arts Centre,
‘Rufus Wainwright: Live From The Artists Den’ Tracklisting:
3. Song of You
5. Welcome To The Ball
6. The One You Love
7. Respectable Dive
9. Out of the Game
10. One Man Guy
11. Going to a Town
13. 14th Street
14. The Art Teacher
15. On My Way to Town
16. Bitter Tears
OFF! have shared ‘Void You Out’, the opening track from the forthcoming third album Wasted Years, set for release on April 7th through Vice Records.
The Family Rain are set to celebrate the release of their debut album with an exclusive performance at Rough Trade East on February 5th. The band will take to the stage of the iconic record store to perform tracks from their upcoming release Under The Volcano, out via Vertigo/Virgin EMI on February 3rd. Fans can get a wristband for the show when picking up the album at the store on its release, or by pre-ordering at
As a taster for his upcoming UK tour, Kevin Devine has revealed a new homemade acoustic video of ‘Bubblegum’.
Following the release of his two albums Bulldozer and Bubblegum last year, the Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter is set to return to the UK in February for a headline tour.
Tue 4th Feb 2014 The Lexington, London – SOLD OUT
Wed 5th Feb 2014 Louisianna, Bristol
Thu 6th Feb 2014 Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Fri 7th Feb 2014 Nice n Sleazys, Glasgow