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The Sunshine Underground ‘Spell It Out’

The Sunshine Underground 'Spell It Out'

The Sunshine Underground 'Spell It Out'

The Sunshine Underground ‘Spell It Out’ . The Sunshine Underground has announced details of the release of a new single. Spell It Out will be released through City Rockers/EMI on Monday 17th May 2010.  Taken from their second album, Nobody’s Coming To Save You, which was released earlier this year, the single will be released on download and will feature a Cenzo Townsend (U2, New Order, Bloc Party) mix of Spell It Out, radically different versions of Spell It Out and We’ve Always Been Your Friends and a previously unreleased track, Fall In Line. The single, and album, were produced by the band and Barny (Franz Ferdinand, Arctic Monkeys, Kasabian).  Following their successful headline UK tour in February, which culminated in sold-out shows at London’s Koko and a triumphant home-coming at the O2 Academy in Leeds, the band have announced a number of festival appearances in April and May. The full list of dates is as follows:

9th Barnsley Che Bar

1st Leeds Live in Leeds
2nd London Camden Crawl
3rd Middlesbrough Empire
5th Hull Love Music Hate Racism
6th Manchester Clint Boon, XFM presents
15th Brighton The Great Escape, Coalition
16th Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms
22nd Liverpool Sound City

The band will be announcing further UK festival and headline shows shortly. The Sunshine Underground are: Craig Wellington (vocals /guitar), Stuart Jones (guitar), Daley Smith (bass) & Matthew Gwilt (drums)


The Sunshine Underground exclusive free downloads

The Sunshine Underground

The Sunshine Underground have announced plans to make a series of exclusive free downloads available in the build up to release of their second album Nobody’s Coming To Save You. They have also announced details of the release of the first single from the album.  The album, Nobody’s Coming To Save You, will be released on the 1st Feb 2010.  The downloads will be limited to 500 per track and will be available via the band’s website  . They will include exclusive material not available on the forthcoming album.  Tracks will be made available for download on each of the last three Mondays of January (Monday 11th, Monday 18th and Monday 25th January). The first download (available on Monday 11th January) will be a preview of album track In Your Arms. The tracks made available in the following weeks will be exclusives, which will not appear on the album. The single, We’ve Always Been Your Friends, will be released through City Rockers /EMI on February 15th 2010. The band commence a UK tour in support of the album on 1st February and headline the SHOCKWAVES NME AWARDS SHOW at Koko in London on 18th February. The full list of tour dates is as follows:

1st Sunderland The Independent
2nd Newcastle Academy 2
3rd Glasgow ABC
5th Manchester Ritz
6th Liverpool Academy 2
8th Preston 53 Degrees
9th Sheffield Plug
10th Stoke Sugarmill
12th Derby Rock House
13th Coventry Kasbah
16th Southampton University
17th Brighton Digital
18th London Koko
19th Leeds Academy

The Sunshine Underground are: Craig Wellington (vocals /guitar), Stuart Jones (guitar), Daley Smith (bass) & Matthew Gwilt (drums).

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