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Frank Turner invites you to ‘The Gathering’!
Our weekly News Report commences this week with our section which highlights the best new releases! There is plenty to sink your teeth into on that front and we will start off with Frank Turner.
Turner has began the build towards his latest album with the first single, ‘The Gathering’. The track features appearances from both Jason Isbell and Muse drummer Dom Howard.
You can check out the track here. More from Turner later on in the News Report!
Listen to The Full Pelt Music Podcast with guest Frank Turner
Yonaka debut ‘Call Me A Saint’
Yonaka also continue to build towards their next album. This week they gave fans another taste of what’s to come with the debut of ‘Call Me A Saint’.
More information here.
Listen to ‘Call Me A Saint’ on our Spotify Hot List!
Press To MECO unveil ‘Gold’
Another band with a new album en route is Press To MECO. This week saw the band unveil their latest single, ‘Gold’. The trio will release ‘Transmute’ on August 20th.
You can pre-order your copy here.
Listen to ‘Gold’ on our Spotify Hot List!
Haggard Cat are back with ‘Quit Your Jobs’
Haggard Cat returned this week with their new single ‘Quit Your Jobs’. Not just that, but the band has also announced the upcoming release of a new EP, ‘Cheer Up’.
That EP will arrive September 3rd and you can pre-order your copy here.
Listen to ‘Quit Your Jobs’ on our Spotify Hot List!
ANDREW W.K. premieres ‘I’m In Heaven’
The enigmatic ANDREW W.K. also returned with new music this past week. His new single ‘I’m In Heaven’ is a precursor to his upcoming album ‘God Is Partying’ which arrives September 10th.
Pre-order your copy here.
Frank Turner announces travelling show ‘The Gathering’
We said that we would have more Frank Turner news, and here it is! We kick off our tour section of the News Report with a special run of shows from Turner.
Turner will play a series of ‘The Gathering’ shows this summer with a touring cast of friends. Playing at select shows will be Skinny Lister, Guise, Johnny Lloyd, BERRIES, Deux Furieuses, Ducking Punches, Non Canon, Pet Needs and Samantics!
Tickets are available here.
Read our review of ‘Fractured Party Music’ from Pet Needs
Salem announce lengthy UK tour
Salem, the project featuring Will Gould from Creeper, has announced a lengthy trek around the UK for later this year. Support comes from James and the Cold Gun and you can pick up tickets here.
Read our review of ‘Salem II’ from Salem
Roddy Woomble set for special livestream
Idlewild’s Roddy Woomble is preparing for the release of his latest solo album. ‘Lo! Soul’ is set for release on May 21st, and you can pre-order your copy here.
Now Woomble has announced a special album launch live stream set for Tuesday 25th May. Tickets can be found here.
Read our blog ‘Livestreams: Good or Bad for the Music Industry‘
Standon Calling add more music!
Last week saw a very festival heavy News Report. This week we end the report with the latest festival announcements. First up is Standon Calling who have announced a plethora of new additions.
The event is headlined by Bastille, Hot Chip, Primal Scream and Craig David. This week they have been joined on the line-up by Jake Bugg and Pale Waves amongst others.
You can pick up your tickets here.
Read our review of ‘Who Am I?’ from Pale Waves
Beautiful Days unveil beautiful line-up!
Finally this week news from Devon festival Beautiful Days as they announce their line-up. The event will be headlined by Frank Turner, James and Levellers.
They are joined by Gary Numan, Skindred, The Skints, Pulled Apart By Horses, Lottery Winners, Hawkwind, Ferocious Dog and many more!
Tickets are now sold out, but you can find out more information here.
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