On June 20 th 05 Stereophonics will be releasing “Superman”, the second single to be taken from their platinum number one album “Language. Sex. Violence. Other?”
“Superman” will be released on 2 Cd’s and DVD. CD1 will have the title track plus “Outside”. CD2 is a maxi single and will have the title track plus “I Wanna Be Your Dog” (originally released by Iggy Pop), a live version of Superman recorded in Milan, plus “The Making of the Superman Video”. The DVD includes the video from “Superman” plus a video diary taking you on the road with Stereophonics, a lyrics page and a photo gallery. There will be a 7” coloured vinyl single available the following week on 20 th June which will feature the title track and “Outside”
The band have had a hugely successful year so far with a No.1 single, (Dakota) and a No.1 album, plus launching the iTunes “Live In London” series of shows at the London Apple Store. The EP from that live appearance is now available on iTunes.
Stereophonics are currently on a sold out club tour of the US, taking in the prestigious Coachella festival in the Californian desert along the way. They will play a headline tour of the UK in September kicking off in Dublin on 3 rd September.
CD1 CAT NO: VVR5031068 SUPERMAN/OUTSIDE CD2 CAT NO: VVR 5031063 SUPERMAN/I WANNA BE YOUR DOG/SUPERMAN (LIVE FROM MILAN)/SUPERMAN VIDEO(MAKING OF) DVD CAT NO: VVR8031069 SUPERMAN/TOUR DIARY/LYRICS PAGE/ PHOTOGALLERY 7” CAT NO: VVR 5031067 SUPERMAN/OUTSIDE
Stereophonics have just announced that they will be flying back early from their Australian tour to play at the Live 8 concert.
The concert takes place on July 2 nd 05 in Hyde Park and aims to draw attention to world poverty. Tickets for the concert are free and available through a special text lottery. The text number will be announced at 8 a.m. on Monday 6 June via all UK radio stations.
Stereophonics singer Kelly Jones said "We all really wanted to be involved in the Live 8 gig. It doesn't take much for a band to sing a few songs and help bring awareness to a much bigger issue that'll help so many other people suffering in the world, so that's why we are playing. Long live rock n roll!"
The band are currently on a sold out tour of the US, and will be releasing a single “Superman” on June 20 th. This will be the second single to be taken from their platinum Number One album “Language. Sex. Violence. Other?.” They will be touring the UK in September, kicking off in Dublin on 3 rd Sept and ending up in Cardiff for a 3 night run.