The Automatic to release comeback single

'Steve McQueen' is out this August

Cowbridge rockers The Automatic have announced plans to release a new single.

‘Steve McQueen’ is released on August 18 on CD, seven-inch vinyl and via download.

The track is the first to be taken from the band’s second album, ‘This Is A Fix’, which is released a week later, on August 25.

The Automatic play the Reading And Leeds Festivals in August, before heading out on a UK tour later in the year.

They play:

Oxford Academy (September 28)

Birmingham Academy 2 (30)

Northumbria University (October 1)

Manchester Academy 2 (2)

Glasgow Garage (3)

Nottingham Rescue Rooms (4)

Sheffield Academy (6)

Bristol Trinity (7)

London Scala (8)

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