To celebrate the announcement of A.C. Newman's new record Shut Down the Streets, we have a track from the album for you to listen to below (the New Photographers frontman is also giving the track away as a free download via his Facebook page). Shut Down the Streets is Newmans first album since 2009's critically acclaimed album, Get Guilty.

You can also catch the singer-songwriter live throughout the autumn as he sets out on a tour of the U.S. and Canada, dates below.

  • 21/10 Toronto, Ontario - Lee's Palace
  • 22/10 New York, NY - Bowery Ballroom
  • 23/10 Allston, MA - Brighton Music Hall
  • 24/10 Hoboken, NJ - Maxwell’s
  • 25/10 Philadelphia, PA - First Unitarian Church
  • 26/10 Washington, DC - Black Cat
  • 27/10 Durham, NC - Motorco Music Hall
  • 28/10 Atlanta, GA - The Earl
  • 30/10 Chicago, IL - The Empty Bottle
  • 08/11 Vancouver, British Columbia - The Biltmore Cabaret *
  • 09/11 Seattle, WA - The Crocodile *
  • 10/11 Portland, OR - Doug Fir Lounge *
  • 12/11 San Francisco, CA - The Independent *
  • 13/11 Los Angeles, CA - The Echoplex *
  • 14/11 San Diego, CA - The Casbah *
  • * with Harriet