As their debut free-falls out of the charts, Cliff Jones promises us "a cross between Giorgio Moroder and an atomic event"...

Gay Dad‘s next single is ‘New Age Panic (Joy)’, with the band’s debut album, ‘Leisure Noise’, scheduled for release in spring through London.

Frontman Cliff Jones told NME the new single was, “kind of like Giorgio Moroder meets an atomic event”.

A release date has yet to be decided.


After going into the charts at number 10, the band’s debut single ‘To Earth To Love’ tumbled to number 18 and in the mid-week charts issued yesterday were fading away at number 35.

The band head out on a seven-date tour this week with support from One Lady Owner, starting on Sunday at

Leicester Princess Charlotte (February 7) Wolverhampton Varsity (8) Bristol Fleece & Firkin (9) Manchester Roadhouse (10) Sheffield Boardwalk (12) Leeds Cockpit (13) Glasgow King Tut’s (14)

Tickets for are available from NME‘s 24-hour ticketline on 0870-1212 500 or click here to go to our online gig guide.

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