Band to play two hometown New York gigs

Yeasayer have announced details of two hometown shows to coincide with the release of their new album.

Playing Bowery Ballroom on February 8 and Music Hall Of Williamsburg on February 9, tickets for the shows are available via presale on Wednesday (November 18) at 12pm (EST) and will go on general sale on Friday (November 20) at 12pm (EST).

‘Odd Blood’, the band’s second album, will be released on February 8. It is the follow-up to ‘All Hour Cymbals’, which was released to critical acclaim in 2007.

As previously reported, the Brooklyn band put up ‘Ambling Alp’ – the first single from their new album – as a free download last month.