The Gaslight Anthem Announce New Album 'Handwritten' Out July 23rd 2012

The Gaslight Anthem Announce New Album 'Handwritten' Out July 23rd 2012

New Jerseys finest, The Gaslight Anthem return this Summer with their brand new studio album, "Handwritten".

Recorded in Nashville with producer Brendan O'Brien (Pearl Jam, Bruce Springsteen) Handwritten is an album full of anthemic, sing-a-long, heartfelt rock songs that will strike a chord with music fans the world over.

From the upbeat hustle of lead single "45" which kicks off the record and the passionate heartbreak of "Here Comes My Man" to the gorgeous acoustic "National Anthem" - the album takes you on a musical road trip like no other.

The Gaslight Anthem have sold over 400,000 albums worldwide and have reached silver the UK with both of their critically acclaimed albums, "The '59 Sound" and "American Slang".

The band return to the UK on June 11th for an intimate show at London's Koko in Camden Town. The show sold out in 20 minutes. They will also returning this Summer for the Reading and Leeds festivals with further live shows to be announced shortly.

Tour Dates are as follows:


16th Brooklyn, NY, Music Hall of Williamsburg

18th Hollywood, CA, The Roxy

20th Asbury Park, NU, Bamboozle 2012

29th Paris, France, Le Zenith De Paris (with Soundgarden)

31st Berlin, Germany, Zitadelle Spandau (with Soundgarden)


1st Bremin, Germany, Aladin

2nd Ulmer, Germany, Ulmer Zelt

4th Milan, Italy, Arena Concerti Fiera Milano (with Soundgarden)

5th Zurich, Switzerland, Abart

8th Nickelsdorf, Austria, Nova Rock

9th Munster, Germany, Vainstream Rockfest

11th London, UK, Koko

13th Keil, Germany, Max

14th Hultsfred, Sweden, Hultsfred Festival

15th Arhus, Denmark, Northside Festival

16th Oslo, Norway, Norwegian Wood

17th Seinajoki, Finland, Provinssirock

23rd Atlantic City, NJ, Orion Music (with Metallica, Modest Mouse, Arctic Monkeys & more)


24th Leeds, UK, Leeds Festival

26th Reading, UK, Reading Festival

Get ready to fall in love all over again.