The venerable Scots janglers make a welcome return...

Scots rockers Teenage Fanclub are to herald the release of their new album with two special UK shows next month.

The band are expected to premiere tracks from ’Man-Made’, their first studio album since 2000’s ’Howdy!’. The LP was recorded in Chicago last year, with production duties handle by Tortoise’ John McEntire.

’Man-Made’ will be released through Teenage Fanclub’s own label PeMa.

The shows take place at London Scala on March 29 and Glasgow’s Mitchell Theatre on March 31.

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