So it’s 2007.

Scotland is getting colder and we’re back in the studio bringing all the recording together and making it sound good.

Right now Slo-mo, the drummer from The Mirimar Disaster is laying down some marching snare beats in a robotic fashion while wearing a flat cap.

Some important things:

As I type, Oscar Thompson is hidden away somewhere, preparing a comprehensive mailout of misinformation to update you all on what is actually going on in the world. Accept it soon. If you’re not signed up to our mailing list (I don’t mean MySpace), then I suggest you get on there, stat.
In a fashion not dissimilar to a politician’s speech getting deliberately leaked to the mainstream media so they can pass off government spin as ACTUAL THINGS, here are easily digestible soundbites of the things he will impart to you:

- Our new album will be released on the 30th April.

- A completely worthwhile single release will precede this on the 9th April.

- Our first bunch of dates have been announced. They look like this:

February 2007

7th: IRELAND. Dublin, Crawdaddy.
8th: NORTHERN IRELAND. Belfast, Speakeasy.

March 2007

14th-18th: USA. SxSW, Austin, Texas. Dates to be announced.

April 2007

16th: ENGLAND. Oxford, Zodiac.
17th: ENGLAND. Cambridge, Junction.
18th: ENGLAND. Brighton, Concorde 2.
19th NETHERLANDS. Utrecht, Ekko.
20th NETHERLANDS. Haarlem, Patronaat.
21st FRANCE. Reims, Capharnaum Festival.

May 2007

65 UK TOUR (full line-up tba)
7th: Sheffield, The Plug.
8th: Leeds, Cockpit.
9th: Preston, 53 Degrees.
11th: Manchester, Academy 3.
12th: Newcastle, Academy 2.
13th: Nottingham, Rock City.
14th: Birmingham, Academy 2.
15th: Cardiff, The Point.
16th: Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms.
17th: Exeter, Phoenix.
18th: Reading, Fez Club.
20th: London, Koko.

There WILL be Scottish and Irish dates added to this tour too.
A European tour will follow this…
These dates were all posted on our messageboard about 10minutes ago and people are already yelling at us for not playing near them. Apologies… There will be plenty more dates all over the place in due course. Don’t worry. Yet.

See you soon, 65 kids.

65.x