COUNTDOWN TO ECSTASY

The Japanese trio extend their stay....

The 5,6,7,8’s have added an extra date to their sold out UK tour.

The lo-fi trio will play an extra show at London’s 100 Club on August 24.

The Tokyo band, who will also be making appearances at the Carling Weekend: Reading And Leeds Festivals, will release their new single ‘Woo Hoo’ on July 5. The track features on the current Carling advert and the ‘Kill Bill’ soundtrack.

The single is backed with ‘Guitar Date’. Both tracks are taken from their ‘Bomb The Rocks: Early Days Singles’ compilation, which was released earlier in the year.

Full tour dates are:

Newcastle The Cluny (August 9)

Edinburgh The Liquid Rooms (10)

London Windmill (12)

London The Metro

Bath Moles Club (15)

London 100 Club (16, 24)

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