Plus the singer confirms UK tour

Patrick Wolf is set to release his new single ’Accident and Emergency’ on October 9.

It will be the first release from his third album ’The Magic Position’, which is due to be released in early 2007.

The album will be the follow up to 2005’s ’Wind In The Wires’ and is set to feature guest spots from Larrikin Love‘s Edward Larrikin and 60s singer Marianne Faithful.

He has also announced a series of tour dates for October.

The dates are:

Oxford, Zodiac (October 1)

Manchester, Academy 3 (2)

Glasgow, G2 (3)

London, Koko (4)

Norwich, Waterfront (5)

Stoke, Sugarmill (6)

Tickets are set to go on sale on July 26. For availability go to NME.COM/Gigs.