May 8, 2012 20:45
Maximo Park unveil 'superfan' video for 'Hips And Lips' - watch
The clip stars 'This Is England' actor Thomas Turgoose
Maximo Park have unveiled the video for their new track 'Hips And Lips' – scroll down to watch.
The promo clip features This Is England actor Thomas Turgoose as a Maximo Park superfan. Frontman Paul Smith also makes a cameo in the video.
The band release their fourth album, 'The National Health', on June 11. It was recorded with Pixies and Foo Fighters producer Gil Norton.
Speaking about the album, frontman Paul Smith said: "We're in a global recession and everyone is being bombarded with bouncy, happy music. The nation is out of control and the record is about taking back control, and being a force for change in your own life."
The band are due to headline an NME gig at The Great Escape at Brighton Dome on the opening night of the May 10-12 festival.
They also play Stoke Sugarmill tonight (May 8) and York's The Duchess tomorrow (May 9), as well as a number of festival dates including Newcastle's Revolution festival and Kendal Calling.
Maximo Park will play:
Stoke Sugarmill (May 8)
York The Duchess (9)
Brighton Dome (10)
Birmingham Glee Club (June 6)
Manchester Sound Control (7)
London Heaven (8)
To check the availability of Maximo Park tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0871 230 1094.
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