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Music news round up: w/e 10 Aug

Surf City have revealed a track from their new album We Knew It Was Not Going To Be Like This due out on Fire Records on August 19th.


Napalm Death have announced a series of dates with Children Of Bodom, Insomnium and Medeia:

Monday, 7 October Bournemouth - O2 Academy
Tuesday, 8 October Bristol - O2 Academy
Wednesday, 9 October Dublin - Vicar Street
Thursday, 10 October Sheffield - O2 Academy
Friday, 11 October 2013 Newcastle - O2 Academy
Saturday, 12 October 2013 Manchester - Academy
Sunday, 13 October 2013 London - O2 Sheperds Bush Empire


VV Brown will play the following shows in October:

Thurs 17th London Electrowerkz
Fri 18th Manchester Deaf institute
Sat 19th Glasgow King Tut's
Sun 20th Birmingham Temple
Mon 21st Brighton Coalition
Tues 22nd Bristol Thekla

Her new album, Samson and Delilah will be released in September.


Nick Mulvey has announced a UK tour. After completing his dates opening for Laura Marling, he will headline his own dates this November.

25th September – Usher Hall, Edinburgh (with Laura Marling)
26th September – Sage, Gateshead (with Laura Marling)
27th September – Corn Exchange, Cambridge (with Laura Marling)
29th September – Olympia, Dublin (with Laura Marling)
30th September – The Lowry, Manchester (with Laura Marling)
1st October – Symphony Hall, Birmingham (with Laura Marling)
2nd October – O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London (with Laura Marling)
3rd October – York Hall, London (with Laura Marling)
19th October – SWN Festival, Cardiff
6th November – Brudenell Games Room, Leeds
7th November – Think Tank, Newcastle
8th November – Deaf Institute, Manchester
9th November – King Tuts, Glasgow
11th November – XOYO, London
12th November – Thekla, Bristol
13th November – Proud Cabaret, Brighton
15th November – Emmanuel United Reform Church, Cambridge


American performer Jason Isbell will be performing at St. Pancras Old Church on August 28th. Isbell's new album Southeastern is out on October 7th through Southeastern / Thirty Tigers.


To Kill A King will re-release their album Cannibals With Cutlery as a deluxe edition with four extra tracks, on October 7th through Xtra Mile Recordings. First single ‘Rays’ will be available as a digital download on the same day.

Live dates

Fri 18th BRIGHTON, Audio
Sun 20th BRISTOL, Thekla
Mon 21st WOLVERHAMPTON,Slade Room
Tue 22nd LEEDS, Brudenell Social Club
Wed 23rd LIVERPOOL, Blade Factory
Fri 25th PRESTON, 53 Degrees
Sat 26th EDINBURGH, Electric Circus
Sun 27th NEWCASTLE, The Cluny
Mon 28th SHEFFIELD, Leadmill
Thu 31st NOTTINGHAM, Rescue Rooms

Fri 1st SOUTHAMPTON, Joiners


Ahead of the release of her new album Versions on August 19th through Sacred Bones, Zola Jesus has confirmed a trio of live European dates with JG Thirlwell. The London leg calls at the Tabernacle on October 3rd, with tickets on sale now.


NYPC, formerly New Young Pony Club, will release a self-titled third album on October 7th through The Number. It's preceded by single 'Hard Knocks', out this coming Monday (12th), which you can see the video for below, directed by Laurie Lynch.

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