Mr Smith to play low-key acoustic gig to promote the release of his new album...

Elliott Smith is to play a one off solo acoustic gig at London ULU on March 30 previous to the release of his new album ‘Figure 8’ on April 17.

Smith‘s UK spokesperson told nme.com: “Elliott is in town to do the usual press, and this gig will be a nice way to break it all up. The new album is a real move on for Elliott. He has brought in all sorts of new sounds, and instrumentally it is different to anything that has gone before.”

Smith is finalising a full UK tour, and selected summer festival appearances. He will release a new single, ‘Sun Of Sam’ to accompany these dates.

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