Today's roundup includes The Big Pink, Thank You, DM Stith & Mumford & Sons. *Updated with Manchester Orchestra & Get Back Guinozzi! *Remember! The news roundup gets updated throughout the day, so make sure you come back later for more news! The Big Pink The Big Pink (pictured above) have released their debut album A Brief History of Love and are going on tour! October 8 PORTSMOUTH Wedgewood Rooms 9 BRIGHTON Digital 10 OXFORD Academy 11 COVENTRY Kasbah 12 WREXHAM Central Station 14 GLASGOW King Tuts 17 YORK Duchess 18 LEEDS Cockpit 20 LIVERPOOL Academy 2 21 MANCHESTER Academy 22 LONDON Electric Ballroom 28 COPENHAGEN Vega 29 HAMBURG Knust 30 BERLIN Lido 31 KOLN Gebaude November 2 AMSTERDAM Paradiso 3 BRUSSELS AB Club 17 SAN FRANCISCO Great American Music Hall CA 18 LOS ANGELES El Rey CA 20 COSTA MESA Detroit Bar CA 21 SAN DIEGO Casbah CA 23 DENVER Larimer Lounge CO 25 MINNEAPOLIS 7th St Entry MN 27 CHICAGO Empty Bottle IL 28 DETROIT Magic Stick MI 29 TORONTO Lee's Palace ONT 30 MONTREAL La Sala Rossa QUE December 1 BOSTON Paradise MA 3 NEW YORK Bowery Ballroom NY 4 BROOKLYN Music Hall Of Williamsburgh NY 5 WASHINGTON Black Cat DC 6 PHILADELPHIA Johnny Brendas PA http://www.myspace.com/musicfromthebigpink Thank You Thank You have returned with a brand new EP, 'Pathetic Magic'. It's out at the end of the month and is damn good! Side A 1. Pathetic Magic 2. Strange All Side B 1. Dan Deacon Remix 2. Joe Williams/Jason Urick Remix 3. Asa Osborne Remix The band are also set to do some UK live dates in early November. 01.11.09 Nottingham The Chameleon 02.11.09 Glasgow 13th Note 03.11.09 Manchester Tiger Lounge 04.11.09 Liverpool Mello Mello 05.11.09 London The Luminaire w/ Grouper (Upset The Rhythm night) http://www.myspace.com/wethankyou DM Stith In November, Asthmatic Kitty Records will release the second in his set of three EPs: Thanksgiving Moon. 1. Thanksgiving Moon (Demo) 2. Pigs (feat. Jefferson Street Band) 3. Thanksgiving Moon (Michna Remix) 4. A Soft Seduction (David Byrne Cover) 5. Thanksgiving Moon (Rafter Remix) 6. Untitled (Lacuna B) 7. Thanksgiving Moon (Cover by Dayna Kurtz) http://www.myspace.com/dmstith Mumford & Sons Mumford & Sons have announced details of a special limited edition version of their forthcoming debut album, which is being made available exclusively to fans on their current UK tour. ‘Sigh No More’ is released through Gentlemen Of The Road/Island Records on the 5th October, but fans will be able to buy the limited-edition copy in a special ‘lyric book’ hard-cover, which will also feature exclusive photographs of the band, on their UK tour which kicked off on Saturday 12th September in Glasgow. The tour-only album is limited to just 1000 copies. ‘Sigh No More’ is preceded by a new single, ‘Little Lion Man’, released on the 28th September. http://www.myspace.com/mumfordandsons Manchester Orchestra Manchester Orchestra have announced two headline shows to run alongside their confirmed dates as special guests across the UK to Biffy Clyro this Autumn. The band will play their biggest UK show to date at London’s Heaven venue on 17th November. The dates are as follows: 28th October Belfast, St Georges Market (with Biffy Clyro) 29th October Dublin, Olympia (with Biffy Clyro) 30th October York, Duchess (Headline) www.wegotickets.com 08444 771000 1st November Dundee, Caird Hall (with Biffy Clyro) 2nd November Glasgow, Barrowlands (with Biffy Clyro) 3rd November Glasgow, Barrowlands (with Biffy Clyro) 4th November Newcastle, Academy (with Biffy Clyro) 6th November Leeds, Academy (with Biffy Clyro) 7th November Manchester, Apollo (with Biffy Clyro) 8th November Nottingham, Rock City (with Biffy Clyro) 9th November Birmingham, Academy (with Biffy Clyro) 11th November Norwich ,UEA (with Biffy Clyro) 12th November London, Brixton Academy (with Biffy Clyro) 13th November Brighton, Dome (with Biffy Clyro) 15th November Cardiff, University (with Biffy Clyro) 16th November Southampton, Guildhall (with Biffy Clyro) 17th November London, Heaven (Headline) www.gigsandtours.com 02074033331 / 08712200260 / tickets £11 http://www.themanchesterorchestra.com Get Back Guinozzi! Get Back Guinozzi! announce first UK shows! 18 Sep - Dublin, Ireland (w/ David Kitt) - playing 2 sets: 1st with David Kitt in main room, and then an aftershow upstairs 19 Sep - The Cavern, Exeter, UK 20 Sep - The Windmill, London, UK (w/ Viv Albertine) 21 Sep - Pure Groove, London, UK (instore show, 1pm) 22 Sep - The Freebutt, Brighton, UK (FatCat Furballs night w/ The Balky Mule) http://www.myspace.com/getbackguinozzi
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