New single and album from Orphan Boy


Orphan Boy are proud to announce the release of their album Passion, Pain and Loyalty on the 2nd August 2010. The single 'Pop Song' will precede the album, on the 19th July 2010. Both single and album will be released through Concrete Recordings. The album will be available digitally and on CD, the single will be available as a digital release only.

You can grab free downloads of the tracks "Grand Piano" and "Remember", the latter taken from the upcoming album here

http://www.orphan-boy.com/register.php

Orphan Boy are a rock/pop trio that formed in Cleethorpes in February 2005. They soon got out of there and moved to Manchester where they signed to Concrete Recordings. (Though two of them are now back in their beloved Cleethorpes).They began by making a kind of post-post punk music in which choruses were forbidden and lots of guitar strings got snapped. This became known as Two-Chord Council Pop, the culmination of which was their (classic) debut album, Shop Local, released in 2008.

In the wake of Shop Local, 'cult' success, Orphan Boy began working on a new more melodic, more musical and more introspective direction (working title of Lad Art). In the lead up to the release of Passion, Pain and Loyalty , Orphan Boy will play the following warm up gigs and festivals. There will be a full album tour in August/September.

July
Fri 23rd Proud, Camden London
Fri 30th Ruby Lounge Manchester (Free
Event) - (BBC INTRODUCING Album Launch)
Sat 31st Kendal Calling Kendal

August
Fri 6th Gypsy Tears Cleethorpes
(Free Event)


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