The View announce UK tour, confirm fifth album sessions with Albert Hammond Jr.

Band will hit the road in March after working on new album with Strokes guitarist

The View – ‘Standard’

They've had the same themes on for seven years now – Dundee slang, drug references and tales of gutter living. But with 'Standard', a new track lobbed onto their greatest hits collection 'Seven Year Setlist', The View try a languid folk strummer reminiscent of The Bluebells' 'Young At Heart'. Thank God it's about fancying your mate's mum. Mark Beaumont, writer

The View announce tour dates in association with Propaganda

The Scottish band team up with the UK's biggest indie club night for new dates

The View announce ‘Seven Year Setlist’ singles compilation

Band to release career retrospective on June 17

The View: ‘The Stone Roses at Glasgow Green will be monumental’

'Cheeky For A Reason' group can't wait to support the Manchester legends on June 15

The View announce December UK tour – ticket details

Kyle Falconer and his band will play 10 shows across the UK at the end of this year

The View’s Kyle Falconer: ‘I’ve been treated for alcohol poisoning lots of times’

The singer says he self-medicates to deal with crippling anxiety

The View – ‘The Clock’

Avert your minds from his quite excellent nickname (hi Crazy Mo!), and you’ll see that The View’s drummer Steven Morrison is currently rocking the finest facial hair since Spinal Tap hero Derek Smalls. Mainly because it’s the exact same facial hair Derek Smalls had. We feel this befits his band’s new soft-rock direction rather well. ‘The Clock’ pushes all...

The View: ‘We’re not scallies’

Scottish quartet want to shed their reputation for acting like ne'er do wells