Annuals to release debut album in UK

The hotly-tipped outfit will be touring too

Hotly-tipped US outfit Annuals are to release their debut album in the UK.

‘Be He Me’, which came out in 2006 in North America, will be out in Britain on June 18.

The North Carolina six-piece will precede the release with a single, ‘Brother’, on June 4.

They will also tour the UK in May, calling at:

Brighton Komedia (May 18)

Minehead All Tomorrow’s Parties (19)

London Astoria (22, supporting The National)

London 100 Club (23)

Birmingham Barfly (25)

Bristol Dot 2 Dot (26)

Nottingham Dot 2 Dot (27)

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

UK summer festival appearances will also be announced shortly, and are thought to include a slot at Glastonbury over the weekend of June 22-24.