Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Long Blondes Return

Sheffield band The Long Blondes brought a touch of glamour to the post punk revival, with lead singer Kate Jackson as prominent in the style polls as the music charts. Now the group have announced their return, with a new single, album and UK tour in the pipeline.

Comeback single “Guilt” will be released on March 24th, through the band’s home of Rough Trade. The parent album – “Couples” – will be available from April 7th.

The new Long Blonde dates are as follows:

March 11th – London, Amersham Arms
March 18th – York, Fibbers
March 19th – Edinburgh, Caberet Voltaire
March 20th – Hull, Lamp
March 21st – Sunderland, Independent
March 22nd – Wakefield, Escobar
March 24th – Leeds, Faversham
March 25th – Exeter, Cavern
March 26th – Cardiff, Clwb Ifor Bach

April 6th – Cambridge, Junction
April 7th – Liverpool, Carling Academy 2
April 8th – Manchester, Academy 2
April 9th – Leeds, University
April 10th – Sheffield, Octagon
April 12th – Glasgow, QMU
April 13th – Newcastle, Carling Academy
April 14th – Nottingham, Trent University
April 15th – Birmingham, Carling Academy 2
April 16th – Northampton, Roadmender
April 18th – Oxford, Carling Academy
April 19th – Bristol, Anson Rooms
April 20th – Southampton, University
April 21st – London, Forum

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