Bat For Lashes announces new album plans and tour dates

Scott Walker and Yeasayer guest on 'Two Suns'

Bat For Lashes has announced she will hit the road this year to tour her new album ‘Two Suns’.

Natasha Khan releases her second LP on April 6, and will play nine dates across the UK starting with a gig at the Manchester Ritz the day after the record’s release.

Khan travelled to New York, the Joshua Tree Desert in California and London to write and record ‘Two Suns’, which was produced by David Kosten.

Track ‘The Big Sleep’ sees Khan sing a duet with Scott Walker, and she also collaborated with Brooklyn‘s Yeasayer on ‘Two Suns’, with them providing bass and beat programming.

Bat For Lashes‘ debut album ‘Fur And Gold’ was nominated for the 2007 Mercury Music Prize.

Meanwhile Bat For Lashes will play the following live dates:

Manchester Ritz (April 7)

Glasgow Queen Margaret Union (8)

Newcastle Northumbria University (9)

Leeds Metropolitan University (11)

Birmingham Town Hall (12)

Oxford Regal (13)

Bristol Ansom Rooms (15)

Brighton Corn Exchange (16)

London Shepherds Bush Empire (17)

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