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band Strange Boys have announced that they will be touring their latest, third album ‘Live Music’ in the UK this March/April. The headline tour will include their biggest UK show to date at London’s The Garage:

29th March – Deaf Institute, Manchester
30th March – Captains Rest, Glasgow
31st March – The Cluny, Newcastle
1st April – Brudenell Social, Leeds
2nd April – The Garage, London

Meanwhile, following the recent release of their debut album ‘America Give Up’ on Rough Trade and a string of sold out UK dates, Minneapolis five-piece Howler are returning for a second full UK headline tour this May. In addition, they will be playing Benicassim and three dates at The Great Escape:

1st May – Oh Yeah Music Centre, Belfast
2nd May – Academy 2, Dublin
3rd May – Kazimier, Liverpool
5th May – The Cockpit, Leeds (Live At Leeds)
6th May – Independent, Sunderland
7th May – Club Academy, Manchester
8th May – The Garage, London (The Fly Presents)
10th May – Soundhouse, Leicester
11th May – Horatios, Brighton (NME Radar @ The Great Escape)
12th May (matinee) – The Latest Music Bar, Brighton (Alternative Great Escape) + Komedia, Brighton (Rough Trade @ The Great Escape)
14th May – Sub89, Reading
15th May – Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth
16th May – Fleece, Bristol
15th July – Benicassim, Spain