EDWYN COLLINS SINGLE/TOUR
Edwyn Collins Announces details of a new single. The most uplifting guitar-pop album of the year 5/5 The Daily Telegraph He¹s made one of the best British albums of the year 8/10 NME Equal of anything he has ever written 4/5 Sunday Times A career masterpiece 5/5 The Fly Edwyn Collins has announced details of the release of a new single. Do It Again will be released through Heavenly Recordings on Monday 6th December 2010. The single, featuring Alex Kapranos and Nick McCarthy of Franz Ferdinand and taken from Edwyn¹s recent much-acclaimed album Losing Sleep, features the B-sides You¹re Gonna Love It. The album also includes tracks co-written with Johnny Marr, Roddy Frame, Romeo Stodart of The Magic Numbers, Ryan Jarman of The Cribs and The Drums and is the first long-player Edwyn¹s written and recorded since his serious illness in 2005. Having already played London¹s Queen Elizabeth¹s Hall and 100 Club, Edwyn has recently announced details of an extensive UK tour. Support on all the UK dates comes from The Kinbeats, a young German band he loved so much he decided to produce their record at his West Heath Studio. The full list of dates are as follows: NOVEMBER 4th Brighton Komedia 5th Oxford Academy 2 6th Leeds Brudenell Social Club 7th Glasgow Oran Mor 9th Newcastle Cluny 10th Manchester Deaf Institute 12th Preston 53 Degrees 13th Liverpool The Well 14th Bristol The Fleece 15th Birmingham Glee Club Tickets for the UK tour in November are priced at £15 and available via www.ticketweb.co.uk <http://www.ticketweb.co.uk> (Brighton, Oxford & Newcastle), www.gigsandtours.com <http://www.gigsandtours.com> (Manchester, Bristol & Birmingham), www.lunatickets.co.uk <http://www.lunatickets.co.uk> (Leeds), www.pclpresents.com <http://www.pclpresents.com> (Glasgow), www.seetickets.com <http://www.seetickets.com> (Preston) and www.secure.ticketline.co.uk <http://www.secure.ticketline.co.uk> (Liverpool). Additionally, Frankie & The Heartstrings, whose debut album is currently being produced by Edwyn and Seb Lewsley at their West Heath Yard studio, will provide main support on the first 6 dates of the tour.