Interpol’s Paul Banks: ‘I will tour my Julian Plenti solo project’

Tune into NME Radio at 4pm for exclusive interview and session with the singer

Interpol frontman Paul Banks has revealed today (August 11) that he plans to tour as his solo alter-ego Julian Plenti.

The singer, who recently released the album ‘Julian Plentiā€¦ Is Skyscraper’, spoke to NME Radio about his plans for his solo project.

“I’m really enthused about this music and making more of this music and doing everything that goes into it,” he told DJ Iain Baker. “There are some shows that are just getting booked now. There will be a tour!”

To hear the full interview, plus two tracks recorded exclusively in session, make sure you tune into NME Radio from 4pm (BST) today (August 11).

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