The band plan shows to cover the compass…

Alfie will play four special LONDON shows next month to mark the release of their new single and album.

The Manchester scenesters release ‘Your Own Religion’ on August 1, the first track from their fourth album ‘Crying At Teatime’, due on August 15.

To coincide with the release, they play a show in the north, south, east and west of the capital at the following venues:

Putney Half Moon (August 1)

Shoreditch 93 Feet East (2)

Brixton Windmill (4)

Islington Hope and Anchor (5)

Those who buy tickets for all four shows for £22 via [url=] will receive limited edition stamped and signed one-sided 7″ of ‘Kitsume’ from the new album. They also play the following dates in July:

Liverpool Barfly (July 21)

Cardiff Barfly (22)

London Barfly (23)

York Fibbers (25)

Glasgow Barfly (26)

For ticket availability, [url=]go to NME Tickets or call them on 0870 1 663 663.