Beabadoobee shows love for Pavement on new single ‘I Wish I Was Stephen Malkmus’

The Dirty Hit signing's new EP 'Space Cadet' is out in October

Beabadoobee has shown her love for Pavement on new single ‘I Wish I Was Stephen Malkmus’.

The new track – from an upcoming EP ‘Space Cadet’, out on October 18 via Dirty Hit – follows the singer’s recent single ‘She Plays Bass’.

The new song and EP follow two recent collections: a debut EP from last year (‘Patched Up’) and ‘Loveworm’ from earlier in 2019. Listen to ‘I Wish I Was Stephen Malkmus’ below.

I Wish I Was Stephen Malkmus

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The new song comes ahead of a US tour that begins next week. The singer will play a New York headline show at Chelsea Music Hall on September 26 before joining recent NME Big Read star Clairo on a US-wide tour.

Before these dates begin, Beabadoobee will play a tiny London headline show at The Grace (upstairs at The Garage) tomorrow night (September 20).

View the tour dates below.

SEPTEMBER

20 – London, UK – The Grace (headline show)
26 – New York, NY – Chelsea Music Hall (headline show)
28 – Chicago, IL – Metro*
29 – Chicago, IL – Metro*

OCTOBER

1 – Milwaukee, WI – Turner Hall Ballroom*
2 – Minneapolis, MN – Varsity Theater*
4 – Kansas City, MO – Middle of the Map 
5 – Denver, CO – The Summit Music Hall*
6 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Depot*
8 – Seattle, WA – Showbox SoDo*
9 – Vancouver, BC – Harbour Events Centre*
10 – Portland, OR – Crystal Ballroom*
13 – San Francisco, CA – The Regency Ballroom*
14 – San Francisco, CA – The Regency Ballroom*
15 – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern*
17 – Santa Ana, CA – The Observatory*
18 – San Diego, CA – House of Blues*
19 – Las Vegas, NV – House of Blues*
20 – Phoenix, AZ – The Van Buren*
22 – Austin, TX – Emo’s*
23 – Houston, TX – House of Blues*
24 – Dallas, TX – Granada Theater*
28 – Fort Lauderdale, FL – Revolution Live*
29 – Orlando, FL – House of Blues*
31 – Atlanta, GA – Buckhead Theatre*

NOVEMBER

1 – Charlotte, NC – The Underground*
3 – Cleveland, OH – House of Blues*
4 – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Steel*
6 – Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Steel*
7 – Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer*
8 Syracuse, NY – The Westcott Theater*
11 Washington, DC – 9:30 Club*
14 Detroit, MI – St. Andrews Hall*
16 Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall*
17 Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall*
18 Montreal, QC – Corona Theater*
20 Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club*
21 Boston, MA – Paradise Rock Club*

*with Clairo

Beabadobee featured in the NME 100 2019, the brand new artists we’re tipping for big things this year, and recently performed at NME’s Girls To The Front gig.