School of Language - the solo nom de plume of David Brewis of Mercury Music Prize Nominees Field Music - has just announced a UK tour in April in support of the new album Old Fears, out 7th April on Memphis Industries. Additionally, David and band be heading over to France as part of their label's Paris, Memphis night on 10th April.
Whilst the album is David Brewis at his least collaborative, the School of Language live band features David on lead vocals and guitar, his brother Peter on drums and percussion, Field Music alumnus Andrew Lowther on bass, Andrew Mitchell of the Hazey Janes on guitar and David "Jaff" Craig of The Futureheads on synth.
Tickets for the UK dates go on sale 9am Friday, 31st Jan.
07 April - Newcastle, The Cluny
10 April - Paris, Point Ephemere
22 April - Bristol, Exchange
23 April - London, The Lexington
25 April - Glasgow, Broadcast
26 April - Leeds, Brudenell Social Club
28 April - Manchester, Deaf Institute