Youthmovies announce new EP and headlining tour

tickets for November tour available now

news: Thursday 4th September 2008

Electronic punk rock quintet Youthmovies are back taking their compulsive live 'New British Underground' act on the road in November.

Recently they have been busy co-organising tours with Foals, Dead Meadow, and more to being Saul Williams Backing band, soundtracking cult classic film 'The Tracy Fragments', headlining a slot at All Tomorrows Parties 'ATP Vs the Fans' to running Try Harder Records and now guitarist and vocalist Andrew Mears and Yannis of Foals will be reuniting with a debut from their new side project Bins are for Bombs expected in early 2009.

Youthmovies will also be releasing the 'Polyp' EP on Monday 3rd November which features 5 brand new tracks tracks and a remix from Hugo Manuel of Jonquil, and Adam Gnade who once again collaborates with the band on the EP track 'Become an Island' other tracks are 'Magic Diamond', 'Sad Trash', 'Thazn', 'Magdalen Bridge' (Hugo Manuel Remix), and 'Polyp'.

The dates for their shows are as follows. All shows include Adam Gnade as main support,

Thu 06 November Water Rats, London (support from Larsen B)
Fri 07 November Freebutt, Brighton (support from Maths Class)
Sat 08 November Fighting Cocks, Kingston (support from Colour)
Sun 09 November Portland Arms, Cambridge (support TBC)
Mon 10 November Queen Charlotte, Norwich (support from Pennines)
Tue 11 November Bar Academy, Birmingham (support from Great Eskimo Hoax)
Wed 12 November The Cooler, Bristol (support from TBC)
Thu 13 November Academy, Oxford (support from Xmas Lights)
Fri 14 November The Royal, Derby (support from You Animals)
Sat 15 November Cockpit, Leeds (support from Grammatics)
Sun 16 November Taylor Johns House, Coventry (support TBC)
Mon 17 November Fusion, Sheffield (support TBC)
Tue 18 November Night & Day, Manchester (support from Kong)
Wed 19 November Barfly, Liverpool (support from Antlers)
Thu 20 November King Tuts, Glasgow (support TBC)
Fri 21 November Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh (support TBC)
Sat 22 November Brickyard, Carlisle (support from Manatees)

Tickets for some of these shows are available to purchase online now with more added tomorrow, for other shows contact the venue. Tickets are priced at £7.00 regionally and £8.50 London, to buy tickets where available, click here.

article by: Scott Williams

published: 04/09/2008 10:57


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