The View announce new single 'How Long'
Published May 27 2012, 17:00 BST | By Tom Eames The View
have announced details of their new single.
The band will release 'How Long' as the first track to be lifted from their upcoming fourth studio album Cheeky for a Reason
'How Long' will be available as a digital download on July 9, the same day as the LP's release.
Frontman Kyle Falconer previously described Cheeky for a Reason
as "Fleetwood Mac's Rumours
done by The Clash".
The album will also contain tracks titled 'AB (We Need Treatement)', 'Bunker', 'The Clock', 'Anfield Row' and 'Hole In The Bed'.
The LP will be supported by a 21-date headline tour of the UK, starting in Stockton on June 10.
The View's 2012 UK tour dates are as follows:
- June 10 - Stockton, Ku Bar
- June 12 - Leeds, Cockpit
- June 13 - Hull, The Welly
- June 14 - York, The Duchess
- June 16 - Sheffield, Leadmill
- June 17 - Liverpool, O2 Academy
- June 18 - Nottingham, Rescue Rooms
- June 19 - Cardiff, Cardiff University
- June 20 - Bristol, Fleece
- June 22 - Northampton, Roadmender
- June 23 - Oxford, O2 Academy 2
- June 24 - Brighton, Concorde 2
- June 25 - Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms
- June 26 - London, Koko
- June 28 - Cambridge, Junction
- June 29 - Wolverhampton, Wulfren Hall
- July 7 - Cleethorpes, Pleasure Island
- July 8 - Doncaster, The Dome
- July 9 - Manchester, The Ritz
- July 10 - Newcastle, O2 Academy 2
- July 12 - Glasgow, O2 Academy
Watch the music video for The View's 'Same Jeans' below: