The Happening: w/e 29th January


Yuck have announced a series of UK dates for May to promote their new album Stranger Things (26th February):

12: Arts Centre, Norwich
13: Sneaky Petes, Edinburgh
14: Broadcast, Glasgow
15: Deaf Institute, Manchester
16: The Boileroom, Guildford
17: Oobleck, Birmingham
18: Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar, Brighton
19: Exchange, Bristol
20: Bodega, Nottingham
21: Gold Sounds, Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
22: Esquires, Bedford

Carter Tanton releases new album Jettison the Valley on 4th March via Western Vinyl. Tanton was frontman of now-defunct rockers Tulsa, and he has since lent his songwriting, producing, and guitar-playing talents to Lower Dens, Marissa Nadler, and the War On Drugs.

Calexico play two UK dates in April as part of a wider European jaunt. They will appear at London’s Barbican on the 25th and Brighton Dome the following night. The shows follow the release last year of their Edge of the Sun album.

Sleaford Mods will play Nottingham Rock City on 3rd November.

La Sera have shared the first music video from their forthcoming Ryan Adams-produced album Music For Listening to Music To (4th March) with a clip for ‘High Notes’.

Norway’s Snøskred release their international debut album, Empty House, on 19th February via Riot Factory. They cite Pavement, Wilco, Talk Talk and Yo La Tengo as important influences on their sound.

Susanna releases her eleventh album, Triangle, on 22nd April via Susannasonata. She plays London’s Café Oto on 19th April.

Check out new track ‘Burning Sea’ below:

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