Hear them play and then meet them. They'll sign stuff and everything...

Nine Black Alps play a string of in-store gigs this month to celebrate the release of their new single.

The Manchester college rock revivalists are gearing up to star on the NME New Music Tour Inspired by Rizla. But first, they release a new single, ‘Not Everyone’ on May 23, ahead of debut album ‘Everything Is’ on June 6.

To celebrate, they will be playing and signing copies of the single at the following record shops:

Bristol Replay (May 24, 4pm)

Brighton Resident (25, 4.30pm)

Nottingham Fopp (26, 4pm)

London Covent Garden Fopp (27, 2pm)

Continuing their busy month, they then play the following shows on the NME New Music Tour inspired by Rizla:

Portsmouth Wedgewood (May 19)

Gloucester Guildhall (20)

Leeds Cockpit (22)

Northampton Roadmenders (23)

Bristol Fleece (24)

Brighton Concorde (25)

For ticket availability [url=]go to NME Tickets or call them on 0870 1 663 663.