Today's roundup includes Mumford and Sons, Graham Coxon, Brand New, Los Campesinos!, ATP, and The Chapman Family. A brilliant mixture of folk, rock, and other types of rock! Sorry for the lack of speed in updating, it took my girly brain a little while to get around the HTML. Los Campesinos! (pictured above) HEADLINE LONDON SHOW ANNOUNCED KOKO - 25th FEBRUARY 2010 'THERE ARE LISTED BUILDINGS' on sale during October tour Los Campesinos! announce a new show for a new year. The band will play London’s Koko on the 25th February 2010. Tickets go on sale today and are available from 0870 0600 100?24hr cc hotline: 0871 2200 260 / www.gigsandtours.com??/ Ticket link? http://www.gigsandtours.com/?a=los+campesinos%21&site=loscampesinos? They are also pleased to announce the release of the first single from their forthcoming album. Scheduled for early 2010 release, “There Are Listed Buildings” will be released on one-sided 7” heavy vinyl and will initially be on sale exclusively on the October tour, before becoming available in limited quantities in stores afterwards. New LC! member Kim Campesinos! will be making her Los Campesinos! live debut on the band’s forthcoming UK tour: October tour dates are as follows: October Wed 21st Coventry Kasbah www.seetickets.com / 02476 554 473 ( £8.) Thu 22nd Southampton Joiners SOLD OUT Fri 23rd Exeter Phoenix www.wegottickets.com/ 01392 687080 (£8) *Sat 24th Cardiff The Gate www .wegottickets.com / 02920483344 Mon 26th Manchester Deaf Institute SOLD OUT Tue 27th Newcastle University www.gigsandtours.com / 0191 263 5000 (£8) Wed 28th London Garage SOLD OUT Thu 29th Oxford O2 Academy www.seetickets.com/ 0844 477 2000 (£8) Fri 30th Leeds Cockpit www.lunatickets.co.uk /0113 245 4650 (£8) Sat 31st Glasgow King Tuts www.gigsinscotland.com/ 08444 772000 (£8) www.loscampesinos.com Brand New Brand New released their new album, Daisy, this week on the band's own Procrastinate Music Traitors imprint, in partnership with DGC/Interscope. The band recently announced their largest ever UK headline show. They will play London Wembley Arena on Saturday 23 January 2010. http://www.fightoffyourdemons.com/ Graham Coxon As third single release from the critically acclaimed album ‘The Spinning Top’, double a-side single ‘Brave The Storm/Dead Bees’ will be available as download only when you buy a unique numbered Graham Coxon art print available for pre order and from selected independent record shops. Graham has also announced a special concert at The Barbican Hall on November 28th playing as The Graham Coxon Power Acoustic Ensemble. The evening will include very special guests and projections of Graham’s artwork and a video made for The Spinning Top by director Chris Hopewell. Tickets available here: http://www.barbican.org.uk/music/event-detail.asp?ID=9567 Order links with Special Artwork Prints Dead Bees: http://www.transgressiverecords.co.uk/release/deadbees Brave The Storm: http://www.transgressiverecords.co.uk/release/bravethestorm 'Brave The Storm / Dead Bees’ double a side single is released September 28th on Transgressive Records Watch the new video for 'Dead Bees' directed by Chris Hopewell http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qd39qd5cyyk http://www.muzu.tv/bangonsocialhub/dead-bees-graham-coxon-deadbees-web-music-video/478756?country=gb http://www.dailymotion.com/relevance/search/graham+coxon+dead+bees/video/xal3jq_graham-coxon-dead-bees_music http://www.grahamcoxon.co.uk/ Mumford and Sons Mumford & Sons are pleased to announce details of a very special album launch show. The British folk-rock band will host a HOEDOWN party in a barn in Hertfordshire on the 5th October, to celebrate the much anticipated release of their debut album, ‘Sigh No More’. 500 tickets will go on sale at 9am on Monday 28th September through the band’s MySpace site and Musicglue.com for £10, and will include return travel from London to the barn. Location Information: Lordship Farm, Dane End, Standon, Hertfordshire. Carriage Details: Coaches will depart from London at 6pm, and return at approximately 1:00am. The band will also be playing a series of in-store shows to coincide with the record’s release: 1st October @ Puregroove, London (7:30pm) 6th October @ Resident Records, Brighton (6:00pm) 7th October @ Rise Records, Bristol (6:00pm) Mumford & Sons release their debut album, ‘Sigh No More’ on the 5th October through Gentlemen of the Road/Island Records. It is preceded by a new single, ‘Little Lion Man’, out today. www.myspace.com/mumfordandsons The Chapman Family After the huge success of The Chapman Family’s debut single ‘Kids’ earlier in the year, the Teeside quartet are back with a brand spanking new track entitled ‘Virgins’. This second stand out single is due for release on 19th October through Electric Toaster. 2009 has already seen the band open the NME Radar Tour, support Janes Addiction at a very special secret show and tour the UK and Europe as only they know how. If you’ve been unfortunate enough to miss their trademark live shows, then catch them over the next couple of months. October 02 - Stockton-on-Tees, Kubar 03 - Liverpool, Academy 2 05 - Derby, Rockhouse (Club NME) 06 - York, The Duchess 07 - Manchester, Ruby Lounge 09 - London, KOKO (Club NME) 10 - Leeds, Met Uni 11 - Hull, The Lamp 12 - Coventry, Kasbah 15 - Newcastle, Cluny 14 - Sheffield, The Plug 16 - Stoke, Sugarmill 17 - Preston, Mad Ferret 18 - Wrexham, Central Station 28 - Brighton, Engine Rooms 29 - London, Barfly (XFM Night) 30 - Bristol, Start The Bus 31 - Oxford, Bullingdon NOVEMBER 02 - Cardiff, Barfly 03 - Southampton, Hamptons 04 - Guildford, Boiler Room 05 - Winchester, The Railway 06 - Wimbledon, The Watershed 07 - Reading, Plug ‘N’ Play 08 - Harlow, Club Quartroz 12 - Edinburgh, Sneaky Petes 13 - Glasgow, King Tuts 14 - Middlesbrough, The Empire http://www.myspace.com/thechapmanfamily ATP Gigs ATP have announced the following gigs: 1. J Mascis & The Fog featuring Dave Schools and Kyle Spence @ Garage - 09/12/09 2. Devendra Banhart @ Shepherds Bush Empire - 15/12/09 3. Modest Mouse @ Electric Ballroom - 15/12/09 For more info and ticket links head to the address below! http://www.atpfestival.com