The group will sign copies of their new single at HMV in trendy Covent Garden...

THE CHARLATANS are to meet fans at a special instore appearance in LONDON, NME.COM can reveal.

The group are confirmed to appear at the HMV store in Covent Garden from 1pm next Tuesday (November 20). All the band will be on-hand to sign copies of their forthcoming single ‘A Man Needs To Be Told’, which is released the day before (November 19).

Tickets are not required, and fans can just turn up on the day of the appearance.