The veteran Scouse rockers release the single 'Make Me Shine' in April...

ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN have completed their new album, and will release a new single, ‘MAKE ME SHINE’, on April 23 via COOKING VINYL.

‘Make Me Shine’ is the first release from the Bunnymen’s forthcoming eighth studio record, written by founder members Will Sergeant and Ian McCulloch. The band hope to release their new record in “mid-May”, and to coincide with the release the band will tour the UK throughout the month.

The Bunnymen will play: Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall (May 21)

London Shepherd’s Bush Empire (22)

Brighton Concorde (23)

Glasgow Garage (25)

Sheffield Leadmill (26)

Warrington Parr Hall (27)

Tickets are available from the usual outlets priced #11, except London which is priced #13.50.

At the shows, Sergeant and McCulloch will be joined by bassist Alex Gleave, drummer Vinny Jamieson and keyboardist Ceri James.