FREE MP3: Howler – Back of Your Neck

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‘Back of Your Neck’ is the first track to be taken from Howler’s debut album ‘America Give Up’ (out 16th January), and Rough Trade are giving it away as a free MP3, get a slice of its euphoric Americana below. Howler is the brain child of the band’s 19-year-old frontman, Jordan Gatesmith. Joining him in the group are Ian Nygaard (guitar), France Camp (bass), Max Petrek (keyboards) and Brent Mayes (drums).

Tonight the Minneapolis group will play their first ever UK show at The Garage (upstairs) in London. They will then embark on a full UK tour opening for The Vaccines, (all dates can be found on their website) as well as the following UK/EUR headline shows:

16th Nov 2011 – The Garage (upstairs), London
18th Nov – The Bowery, Sheffield
8th Dec – Old Blue Last, London
23rd Jan – Louisiana, Bristol24th Jan – Green Door Store, Brighton
25th Jan – Joiners, Southampton
26th Jan 2012 – XOYO, London (New To Q show)
27th Jan – Buffalo Bar, Cardiff
29th Jan – Mojo, Liverpool
30th Jan – Deaf Institute, Manchester
31st Jan – Bodega, Nottingham
1st Feb – The Cluny, Newcastle3rd Feb – The Cockpit, Leeds
4th Feb – King Tuts, Glasgow5th Feb – HMV Institute, Birmingham,
8th Feb – Fleche d’Or, Paris
9th Feb – AB Club, Brussels10th Feb – Paradiso, Amsterdam
11th Feb – Comet, Berlin

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