The Cribs announce new single

And there's a UK tour

The Cribs have announced details of their new single ’Man’s Needs’.

The track will be released on May 14 on two 7” singles, CD and a digital format.

It is taken from their forthcoming album ’Man’s Need, Woman’s Needs, Whatever’, which was produced by Franz Ferdinand’s Alex Kapranos.

The band are also set to go on a UK tour in May.

They will play:

Keele University (May 21)

Newcastle University (23)

Glasgow Barrowlands (24)

Liverpool Carling Academy (25)

Nottingham Rock City (27)

Manchester Ritz (28)

London Astoria (29)

Bristol Carling Academy (June 5)

Portsmouth Pyramid (6)

Wolverhampton Wulfren (7)

Leeds University (9)

Tickets will go on sale on Friday (March 23) at 9am, to check availability and get all the latest listings go to NME.COM/GIGS now.