The James Cleaver Quintet are set to release their brand new single – ‘Chicken Shit (for the soul)' – digitally on August 9th. The single will be backed up by another new track ‘Snakes’ which will be made available on pre-order. There will also be a limited run of 100 hand-made sleeved cd’s. The release of the single will also coincide with the bands headline appearance on the ‘Local Heroes’ stage at Hevy Festival - August 8th. The band will play in between The Subways and Glassjaw! The band will also kick off a tour this week with Throats. A full list of dates are below: June 22 – Birmingham, The Flapper w/ Throats & Lavotchkin 23 - Leeds, Royal Park Cellars w/ Blacklisters & Richard Parker 24 – Nottingham, Rock City (The Basement) 25 – High Wycombe, Nags Head w/ Throats & Lavotchkin 26 – Plymouth, White Rabbit w/ Lavotchkin **THE BRONX & TGOAT AFTERSHOW** 27 – Bournemouth, iBar w/ Throats & Lavotchkin 29 – Brighton, Pav Tav w/ Throats, Lavotchkin & Let's Talk Daggers 30 – London, Old Blue Last w/ Throats, Lavotchkin & Last Witness July 1 – Southampton, Unit w/ Throats & Lavotchkin 2 – Norwich, Marquee w/ Throats & Lavotchkin 24 – Birmingham, The Flapper - OFF THE CUFF 2010 August 6 – Newquay, Boardmasters Festival Relentless Stage w/ Gallows, Rolo Tomassi & more 8 – Port Lymore Wild Animal Park, HEVY FESTIVAL - HEADLINING LOCAL HEROES STAGE http://www.myspace.com/thejcq Header image by Doc Foster