After a seven-year gap, The Lemonheads mainman releases his first official solo effort...

Ex-LEMONHEADS singer EVAN DANDO has signed a new record deal and will release his first studio album in seven years in 2003.

Dando, whose last official studio album was The Lemonheads’ ‘Car, Button, Cloth’ in 1996, has signed to Setanta Records.

A new album, titled ‘Baby I’m Bored’ is finished, and set for release in early 2003.

The tracklisting is:


‘My Idea’

‘Rancho Santa Fe’

‘Waking Up’

‘Hard Drive’

‘Shots Is Fired’

‘It Looks Like You’

‘The Same Thing’

‘Why Do You Do This To Yourself?’

‘All My Life’

‘Stop My Head’

‘In The Grass All Wine Colored’

A spokesperson for Dando told NME.COM: “It’s him with a band, who feature members of Giant Sand and Calexico.”

Tour dates are also being finalised to coincide with the release.