Manchester's The Answering Machine unveil the first taster of their brand new album Lifeline. The forthcoming single, 'Animals', is available to stream and download from the band's Soundcloud or, failing that, right here. The Answering Machine - Animals To coincide with the single's release on 25th October on Heist Or Hit Records, TAM are embarking on a UK tour. Tour Dates October 22 - Leicester, The Soundhouse 26 - Manchester, The Deaf Institute 27 - London, Hoxton Bar & Kitchen 28 - Glasgow, King Tuts Wah Wah Hut 29 - Aberdeen, Café Drummonds Click here to buy tickets Lifeline, the follow-up to last year's Another City, Another Sorry, is due for release in early 2011 on Heist Or Hit Records.