Well, for their new single anyway - and they've also announced more UK tour dates...

THE CHARLATANS have extended their December tour and revealed their forthcoming single plans.

The limited edition single ‘Loving You Is Easy’ is released on December 20, and sees frontman Tim Burgess leave the vocals to someone else for the first time.

Keyboardist Tony Rogers is the lead vocalist on the track, the final single to be taken from album ‘Up At The Lake’.

The band have also added two extra dates for their UK winter jaunt. The group will now play in Dunoon and Motherwell. Support on the tour comes from [a][/a].

The full tour dates are:

Dunoon Queens Hall (December 11)

Motherwell Concert Hall (12)

Preston Guildhall (14)

Norwich UEA (15)

London Brixton Academy (16)

Leeds University (18)

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