Black Lips to release brand new track as single

Plus garage rockers add London date to tour

The Black Lips will release a new double A-side single on May 12.

The US garage rocker are issuing ’Bad Kids’ and brand new track ’Leroy Faster’.

Meanwhile, the group have added an extra date to their UK and Irish tour, playing Kings College in London on May 15.

Their full tour is now as follows:

Cardiff The Point (May 1)

Swansea Club NME (2)

Dublin Crawdaddy (3)

Glasgow Barrowlands 2 (4)

Sheffield The Plug (6)

Leeds The Brudenell Social Club (7)

Birmingham Club NME (8)

Cambridge The Junction (11)

Oxford The Zodiac (12)

Bristol Thekla (13)

London 100 Club (14)

London King’s College (15)

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