The Manchester quintet set out their plans for early 2004...

Alfie have announced details of a new single and UK tour for winter.

‘No Need’ will be the third track to be lifted from the Manchester band’s third album ‘Do You Imagine Things?’ and is released on February 16 through Regal.

Having just toured with Flaming Lips and Athlete, they head out on an extensive UK tour to coincide with the single. The dates are as follows:

Nottingham Soundhaus (January 28)

Bristol Anson Rooms 2 (29)

Cardiff Barfly (30)

Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms (February 1)

Birmingham Academy (3)

Leeds Cockpit (4)

Liverpool Academy (6)

Nottingham Rescue Rooms (7)

Stoke Sugarmill (8)

Nerwcastle University (10)

Aberdeen Lemon Tree (11)

Edinburgh Venue (12)

Glasgow King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut (13)

Brighton Komedia (15)

London Islington Academy (16)

Manchester Ampersand (17)

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