One-off prequel to their summer return...

James are to play a one-off gig at Blackpool Tower Ballroom as a ‘seaside summer special’ to celebrate the release of their new single.

As reported yesterday on nme.com, ‘I Know What I’m Here For’ is out on July 19, backed over two formats with other new tracks ‘All Good Boys’, ‘Imagine Ourselves’, ‘Downstairs’ and ‘Stolen Horses’.

They play the legendary Blackpool venue – famed for gigs by The Stone Roses and Happy Mondays – on July 23, the day before their appearance at the Guildford Festival.

Tickets are available from nme.com‘s 24-hour ticketline on 0870 121 0125 or click here to go to our online gig guide and ticket service.