Music news round-up: Weds 10 October
The first single to be taken from Green Day's album ¡Dos! album will be ‘Stray Heart’ which will be released on 12th November, the same day as the album.
'Don’t Deny Your Heart' will be the next single released from Hot Chip’s In Our Heads album. A 12” (RUG500T) featuring a remix of the track from Justus Könche b/w a JD Twitch Optimo remix of 'Flutes' will be available from 26th November.
Dawn McCarthy and Bonnie “Prince” Billy release a Christmas single — comprised of two songs from the Everly Brothers' catalog, 'Christmas Eve Can Kill You' and 'Lovey Kravezit' on 19 November via Domino.
Dexys have announced details of the release of a new single, 'Incapable Of Love' which will be released through BMG Rights Management on Monday 29th October 2012.
Blur is the first name confirmed for the two editions of Primavera Sound 2013 in Barcelona and Porto. These two concerts mark the band's live return to Spain and Portugal and will be the only dates that they will play in these countries next year.
Walk The Moon have announced details of a UK tour for February 2013. The band, who are currently supporting Fun on their UK and European tour and who released their self-titled album Monday October, will play the following shows:
Wednesday 20th February – Manchester Academy 3
Thursday 21st February – Glasgow King Tuts
Sunday 24th February – Leeds Cockpit 2
Monday 25th February – Bristol Thekla
Tuesday 26th February – Birmingham The Temple
Wednesday 27th February – London Scala
The Wedding Present have announced TOQUIWA as the first non-Wedding Present signing to the Scopitones label. TOQUIWA, formerly Pinky Piglets, are a Tokyo three-piece who have already conquered their native Japan and will release their debut UK release TOQUIWA on limited edition CD and digitally via Scopitones on October 22nd, 2012.
Little Comets play:
Tues 16th Manchester, The Manchester Ritz
Wed 17th Hull,The Welly
Thurs 18th Edinburgh,The Electric Circus
Fri 19th Glasgow, King Tuts
Sat 20th Newcastle, O2 Academy
Mon 22nd Leeds,The Cockpit
Tues 23rd Birmingham, O2 Academy 2
Wed 24th Norwich, Open
Thurs 25th Sheffield, O2 Academy 2
Fri 26th Bristol, Fleece
Sun 28th Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms
Mon 29th Brighton, Concorde
Tues 30th Oxford, O2 Academy 2
Wed 31st Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
Thurs 1st London, Koko
They release their new album Life Is Elsewhere on 15th October.