Spotlight Kid slate their first UK dates of 2012 & FREE Simple Minds Cover


Tipped shoegazers Spotlight Kid have announced their first UK dates of 2012. These shows come after the release of their new album Disaster Tourist in November and the band will be playing tracks from the release including new single “Plan Comes Apart” which is available to download now from all good online stores.

To celebrate the tour the band have recorded an alternative version of “Don’t You (Forget About Me)” by Simple Minds to give away to fans as a free download.

Fans will be able to download the track by joining the mailing list at the bands website Press can download the track from the band’s soundcloud page here:

Don’t You Forget About Me by spotlightkidtracks

The tour dates are

21-Feb-12 Empire Leeds
22-Feb-12 King Tuts Glasgow
24-Feb-12 Frog & Parrot Sheffield
25-Feb-12 Mad Ferret Preston
28-Feb-12 The Musician Leicester
29-Feb-12 O2 Academy 3 Birmingham
01-Mar-12 Leopard Doncaster
02-Mar-12 Sticky Mikes Frog Bar Brighton
03-Mar-12 Louisiana Bristol
06-Mar-12 The Shipping Forecast Liverpool
07-Mar-12 Macbeth London

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