Girls Who Play Guitars (20th August)
Maximo Park release a new single Girls Who Play Guitars through Warp Records on Monday 20th August 2007. Girls Who Play Guitars is the follow-up to the hit singles Books From Boxes, and the Top Ten smash, Our Velocity. The single will be available on CD single, two x 7" coloured vinyl and download.
Maximo Park's second album, Our Earthly Pleasures, which debuted in the UK Charts at Number Two and has shot past Gold status, was produced by Gil Norton (Pixies / Foo Fighters).
Maximo Park, who received ecstatic reactions to their sets at Glastonbury, Oxegen and T In The Park, have sold out their October headline tour. Tickets for an additional second night at Glasgow Barrowlands went in hours. The band also play the main stage at the Reading and Leeds festivals in August, ahead of hosting an arena show in their hometown of Newcastle before the end of the year. The full dates are:
Mon 1st Glasgow Barrowlands
Tue 2nd Glasgow Barrowlands
Wed 3rd Dundee Caird Hall
Fri 5th Doncaster Dome
Sat 6th Manchester Apollo
Sun 7th Cambridge Corn Exchange
Mon 8th Portsmouth Guildhall
Wed 10th Wolverhampton Civic Hall
Thu 11th London Brixton Academy
Fri 12th London Brixton Academy
Sat 15th Newcastle Metro Radio Arena 0870 707 8000 Â£16.50
Support comes from: # Good Shoes & Blood Red Shoes, * Good Shoes & Theoretical Girl and + Very Special Guests TBA & Good Shoes.