BETA BAND RELEASE NEW EP AND HIT THE ROAD

THE BETA BAND release their third EP on July 13 and tour the UK later this month...

THE BETA BAND release their third EP ‘Los Amigos Del Beta Bandidos’ on July 13.

Out on the Regal Recordings label, the Beta’s disc features four tracks: ‘Push It Out’, ‘It’s Over’, ‘Dr Baker’ and ‘Needles In My Eyes.

The band’s Steve Mason and Robin Jones have been indulging in some extra-curricular activity recently, appearing on Dr John’s forthcoming album ‘Anutha Zone’ and also joining Dr John onstage at Dingwalls club in London earlier this week alongside Paul Weller, Carleen Anderson and Primal Scream’s Martin Duffy.

The Beta Band have additionally announced a UK tour to begin later this month. The dates are: Belfast Limelight (June 25), Dublin Music Centre (26), Cork Half Moon Theatre (27), Brighton Concorde (July 10), Sheffield Leadmill (11), Manchester University (13), Portsmouth Wedgewood Room (14), Liverpool Lomax (16), Middlesbrough Arena (17), Glasgow Cathouse (18), Dundee Fat Sams (20), Edinburgh Venue (21) and Aberdeen Lemon Tree (22).

Tickets are available by phoning the NME Ticketline on 0870 1212 500.