Super Furry Animals mainman unveils new single

The track will be released to coincide with Gruff Rhys' tour

Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys is to release a download-only single to coincide with his forthcoming UK and Irish solo tour.

‘Gyrru Gyrru Gyrru’, taken from his recently released second solo LP ‘Candylion’, is released as a download only single on March 12. It’s backed by a brand new song, ‘Y Cradur’.

Rhys kicks off his tour later this month.

The dates are:

Newport Riverfront Arts Theatre (February 26)

Brighton Komedia (March 1)

London Queen Elizabeth Hall (2)

Reading South St (3)

Brecon Theatr Brycheiniog (4)

Birmingham Glee Club (6)

Northampton Deco (7)

Cambridge Junction (12)

Norwich Arts Theatre (13)

Dublin Vicar Street (31)

Treorchy Parc And Dare Theatre (April 19)

Narberth Queens Hall (20)

Newcastle Cluny (23)

Hebden Bridge Picture House (24)

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall (25)

Aberdeen Lemon Tree (27)

Glasgow Renfrew Ferry (28)

Edinburgh Liquid Rooms (29)

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now.

As previously reported, Super Furry Animals are putting the finishing touches to their eighth studio album, the follow-up to 2005’s ‘Love Kraft’. It’s due out in the spring.