New release to coincide with UK and Irish tour

The Lemonheads are to release a new single to coincide with their forthcoming tour of the UK and Ireland.

Evan Dando’s band lift the track ‘Pittsburgh’ off their self-titled 2006 comeback LP. It’s out on May 7.

As previously reported, the tour kicks off in Cork on May 3.

The full list of dates is as follows:

Cork Savoy (May 3)

Galway The Warwick (4)

Dublin Ambassador (5)

Belfast Mandela Hall & Shine (6)

Newcastle The Cluny (7)

Edinburgh Liquid Room (8)

Aberdeen The Lemon Tree (9)

Sheffield The Leadmill (10)

Cardiff Solus (13)

London KOKO (14)

Birmingham Carling Academy (15)

To check ticket availability and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/GIGS now.

There are also plans for The Lemonheads to release a special, expanded version of their classic 1992 album ‘It’s A Shame About Ray’ in the summer.