'Phrazes For The Young' will be released in the UK on October 19

The Strokes Julian Casablancas has announced his debut solo album, ‘Phrazes For The Young’, will be released in the UK on October 19 (October 20 in the US).

Revealed on his website www.JulianCasablancas.com, The Strokes man also revealed that fans will be able pre-order the album directly from his site soon.

As previously reported in a world exclusive interview with NME.COM in August, Casablancas confirmed he is planning to play gigs in the UK soon. “It will probably be October, roughly,” he said.