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The Horrors to release ‘Skying’, playing Lincoln Hall +++ other 2011 dates

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The Horrors have announced the release of their new LP Skying, out July 11th (August 9th in the US) via XL Recordings. Skying; the group’s third album, will serve as the follow-up to 2009’s excellent Primary Colours.

According to the band; the album was produced and recorded 100% in-house, at their self-built studio in Dalston, London.

Skying‘s primary single; “Still Life” can be heard after the jump.

A few days after the UK release of Skying; The Horrors will play their first show of 2011 in Glasgow.

One of their first US shows of 2011 will be MusicfestNW, taking place September 7th – 11th in Portland, OR (schedule TBA). They’ll perform on September 9th, at Dante’s.

Lincoln Hall has just announced that the band will be playing on September 25th.
Tickets go on sale this Friday, at noon CST.

At the moment, their only other US date is ATP NJ (aka “Ill Be Your Mirror”). They’ll play on Saturday (October 1st) of the festival; curated by Portishead.
UPDATE: All announced 2011 tour dates are below.

Front man; Faris Badwan has been busy with his other project Cat’s Eyes. Check out Bill Pearis‘ interview with the group here.

Head below to view Skying‘s track listing, and all 2011 tour dates.


Skying LP Track List:
01. Changing the Rain
02. You Said
03. I Can See Through You
04. Endless Blue
05. Dive In
06. Still Life
07. Wild Eyed
08. Moving Further Away
09. Monica Gems
10. Oceans Burning



THE HORRORS – 2011 TOUR DATES
15/06/11 – Oran Mor, Glasgow
16/06/11 – Manchester Academy 3, Manchester
17/06/11 – York Hall, London
23/06/11 – Eden Project, St Austell
03/07/11 – Wireless Festival, London
08/07/11 – Fiera Della Musica, Friuli Venezia Giulia
16/07/11 – Colours of Ostrava Festival, Ostrava
06/08/11 – Field Day, London
26/08/11 – Reading Festival, Reading
27/08/11 – Leeds Festival, Leeds
28/08/11 – Rock En Seine Festival, Paris
07/09/11 – Venue, Vancouver
08/09/11 – Neumos, Seattle
09/09/11 – Dante’s, Portland
10/09/11 – Bimbo’s, San Francisco
12/09/11 – Glass House, Pomona
13/09/11 – Detroit Bar, Los Angeles
15/09/11 – El Rey Theatre, Los Angeles
16/09/11 – Casbah, San Diego
17/09/11 – Plush, Tuscon
19/09/11 – Fitzgerald’s, Houston
20/09/11 – The Prophet Bar, Texas
21/09/11 – The Parish, Austin
23/09/11 – Firebird, Saint Louis
24/09/11 – Triple Rock Social Club, MN
25/09/11 – Lincoln Hall, Chicago
27/09/11 – Lee’s Palace, Toronto
28/09/11 – Cafe Campus, Montreal
30/09/11 – Black Cat, Washington
01/10/11 – ATP America, Convention Hall, Berkely
01/10/11 – ATP, Minehead
02/10/11 – World Cafe Live, Philadelphia
03/10/11 – Brighton Music Hall, Boston
04/10/11 – Webster Hall, New York
11/10/11 – Waterfront, Norwich, Norwich
12/10/11 – Roundhouse, London
14/10/11 – 02 Academy 2, Birmingham
15/10/11 – The Warehouse Project, Manchester
16/10/11 – Leeds Cockpit, Leeds
18/10/11 – Digital, Brighton
19/10/11 – The Liquid Room, Edinburgh
20/10/11 – The Kazimier, Liverpool
21/10/11 – Academy 2, Oxford
23/10/11 – Trinity, Bristol
24/10/11 – Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth
25/10/11 – Concorde 2, Brighton
26/10/11 – Rescue Rooms, Nottingham
27/10/11 – Chinnerys, Southend

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