The Happening: w/e 4th March


The Lovely Eggs are to re-release their first three albums If You Were Fruit, Cob Dominos and Wildlife in April on special limited edition 12” coloured vinyl to celebrate their 10th anniversary as a band. Out on ‘Eat Shit’ lemon, ‘Morecambe Bay’ blue and frosted clear vinyl on their own label Egg Records, these editions are strictly limited to 300 copies each.

They also tour in support of last year’s This Is Our Nowhere:

Thurs 21 April – The Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
Fri 22 April – The Cumberland Arms, Newcastle
Sat 23 April – Picture House Social, Sheffield
Sun 24 April – Hare & Hounds, Birmingham
Mon 25 April – Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff
Tue 26 April – The Portland Arms, Cambridge
Wed 27  April – Bassment, Chelmsford
Thur 28 April – The Carlisle, Hastings
Fri 29 April – Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club, London
Sat 30 April – Patterns, Brighton
Sun 1 May – Moles, Bath
Mon 2 May – The Musician, Leicester

Seattle’s Tacocat (pictured) have unveiled the new video for ‘I Hate The Weekend’ from their new album Lost Time, due 1st April via Hardly Art.

They hit the UK in May for a round of dates:

1st – Manchester, UK – Sounds From the Other City Festival
2nd – Nottingham, UK – JT Soar
3rd – Edinburgh, UK – Electric Circus
4th – Glasgow, UK – Broadcast
5th – Cardiff, UK – The Moon Club
6th – Brighton, UK – Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar
7th – London, UK – The Lexington

Glasgow’s Spinning Coin are to release new single ‘Albany’ through The Pastels’ Geographic Music imprint on April 15th. Check it our below:

Yeasayer play two UK dates in June in support of new album Amen & Goodbye (1st April).

10th – London, Oslo
11th – London, Field Day Festival in Victoria Park, Main Stage


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